Lake Cumberland

KENTUCKY


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722.55 FEET
5/24/2017
Full Pool: 723.0
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Middlesboro Daily News

Date: 5/23/2017 9:09:00 PM

To pick up a kit, stop by on Mondays from 1 to 5:30 p.m. The American RED CROSS is seeking volunteers with flexible schedules to respond to single and multi-family home fires in the Lake Cumberland service area which includes Casey, Adair, Cumberland

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Kentucky turns 225 on June 1. Here’s how to celebrate.

Kentucky.com

Date: 5/23/2017 11:57:00 AM

The suggestions involve all 120 counties in the state and range from the Lake Cumberland 360 Motorcycle Bingo Tour June 7 at Jamestown and the Master Musicians Festival July 7 and 8 in Somerset. For more information about Kentucky’s birthday events

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Search continues for man who fell off boat on Lake Cumberland

wymt.com

Date: 5/22/2017 2:14:00 PM

RUSSELL COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - The Russell County Search and Rescue Squad is searching for a man they say fell off a boat in Lake Cumberland Saturday. Rescue officials say the man is in his 30s but could not release his identity because of the investigation

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Search for missing man in Lake Cumberland enters third day

WKYT 27

Date: 5/22/2017 12:20:00 PM

RUSSELL COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Search and rescue crews from multiple Kentucky counties are spending their third day looking for a man at Lake Cumberland who fell into the water. Crews from Russell, Pulaski, and Wayne counties are searching for a man from

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Robust turnout expected for the Memorial Day weekend Somernites Cruise

Commonwealth Journal

Date: 5/22/2017 12:15:00 PM

Future 'Thunder' activities include Lake Cumberland's largest ice cream sundae served up on June 23, and Double Nickel Band, along with some new contests and features in the coming months. In other regular Cruise activities, the Saturday morning Fun Run

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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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