Articles by Matthew Bedell

See Current River

See Current River Video Showcase Message here Watch a 30-second video showcase of the Current River Tour Alley Spring Mill on the Jacks Fork River See Big Spring on the Current River

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Missouri Elk Restoration Project

Wild stuff here! October 10th, 2012 auto tour of newly introduced elk herd bugling on Peck Ranch Conservation Area. Shot by Matt Bedell with the Van Buren Area Chamber of Commerce with an IPhone 5 and edited in IMovie

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KBIY 91.3 stream


Listen now to KBIY 91.3 radio station The pop-up window will play in new window so you can browse our web site undisturbed.

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Van Buren, Missouri, Big Spring, See Current River

Uploaded on Jun 24, 2011 – with Matt Bedell Van Buren, Missouri lies deep in the southeastern Missouri Ozarks, a lovely and peaceful county seat with a population of 893 contented people. It is a major destination for recreational floating and fishing on the famous and beautiful Current River, as well as sightseeing at one of the world’s largest springs, Big Spring. To locate Van Buren on a map of Missouri, find Poplar Bluff in the southeast corner and follow US 60 west 45 miles. Van Buren is on the edge of a large section of Mark Twain National Forest, and Clearwater Lake & Dam are just a few miles to the northeast. Vacation at Van Buren for a relaxing experience you wont soon forget!

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Big Spring Video 2012

Big Spring, Van Buren, Missouri This video of Big Spring, Missouri was shot in the fall of 2012. Big Spring is the largest spring in the world, with an average of 280 million gallons/day output. Big Spring is located about 4 miles south of Van Buren, MO on highway 103.

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About the Chamber

The Van Buren Area Chamber of Commerce was established to help local businesses in the digital age. The chamber works hard to draw tourism and to highlight our member businesses.   Member Benefits Business Card and Literature Display The Chamber of Commerce offers a business card and business brochure display and information to provide visitors. Hundreds of people visit the office each year providing excellent exposure for your business. The Chamber is currently using the City Hall as their office. Membership Stickers The sticker is an important way to tell your customers you support their community’s Chamber of Commerce. The sticker is the chamber’s logo with the year and is updated each year that you renew. Referrals The Chamber of Commerce proudly serves as a front door to the community. Thousands of requests are made each year for referrals to businesses. Only Chamber members are referred unless there are no Chamber members in the category being requested. Advocacy The Chamber of Commerce concerns itself with many issues that impact the livability and well being of the community at large. Your interests are being represented when you join the Chamber of Commerce. Chamber E-mail Network System This is used to keep…

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