Lake Cumberland

KENTUCKY


Lake Level
714.44 FEET
8/17/2018
Full Pool: 723.0
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Jones: An 'exciting step in advancing our mission'

Commonwealth Journal

Date: 8/16/2018 9:35:00 PM

Forecast rains held off Thursday afternoon long enough for Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital to break ground on its new imaging center at MedPark West. Made possible by an investment of more than $5 m

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Somerset man dies in accident at McCreary penitentiary

Commonwealth Journal

Date: 8/15/2018 9:41:00 PM

Strunk said that Deputy Coroner Gerald Collingsworth responded to Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital shortly after noon after Arthur's body had been transported from the U.S. Penitentiary-McCreary in P

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Rogers Scholars 5K Glow Run & Walk set for Oct. 19 at The Center for Rural Development

The Sentinel-Echo

Date: 8/14/2018 9:43:00 PM

The 6th annual 5K Glow Run & Walk is a part of the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital Journey to Fitness Race Series. The Rogers Scholars 5K Glow Run & Walk is a fun, family-friendly event. Participant

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Friends remember Nicholasville man who drowned in Lake Cumberland

WKYT

Date: 8/14/2018 10:33:00 AM

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) - Friends of a Nicholasville man who died Sunday are remembering him and his work. The homes Marion Jones built, were big jobs. "He builds really huge houses and does a great

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Clark Regional CEO Robert Parker steps down

Winchester Sun

Date: 8/14/2018 7:06:00 AM

Clark Regional Medical Center announced Monday that Chief Executive Officer Robert Parker is stepping down to assume the CEO position at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset. In addition to h

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• River: Cumberland River
• Length: 723 Miles
• Surface Area: 50,250 Acres
Lake Cumberland is a reservoir in Clinton, Laurel, McCreary, Pulaski, Russell, and Wayne counties in Kentucky. The primary reasons for its construction were a means for flood control and the production of hydroelectric power. Its shoreline measures 1,255 miles (2,020 km) and the lake covers 65,530 acres (265 km2) at the maximum power pool elevation. The reservoir ranks 9th in the U.S. in size, with a capacity of 6,100,000 acre feet (7.5 km3) of water, enough to cover the entire Commonwealth of Kentucky with 3 inches (76 mm) of water. The main lake is 101 miles (163 km) long and over one mile (1.6 km) across at its widest point.
The lake has become a major source of tourism and an economic engine for south-central Kentucky.
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