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Russell County teenager drowns in Lake Cumberland

17-year old Tyler Grant was swimming with some friends when he drowned, according to the Russell County coroner.

Two missing swimmers found in Lake Cumberland

At least three different counties' rescue squads searched Lake Cumberland again Saturday for two missing swimmers.

Missing man’s body recovered from Kentucky lake

Wayne County Coroner Gordon Hicks confirmed a 66-year-old man's body was pulled from Lake Cumberland, near Monticello, at about 7:45 p.m. on Sunday.

Department monitoring water conditions at Lake Cumberland

Biologists with the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources are closely monitoring water conditions at Lake Cumberland.

Burnside looks to reduce train debris on busy street

BURNSIDE, Ky. (WTVQ) - A train passed over Lakeshore several times while ABC 36 crews were nearby. The city of Burnside says every time...

Community raising money for owners of fire damaged Lake Cumberland resort

A Go Fund Me page started after a fire at a Monticello resort has more than $2,000 as of Tuesday afternoon. 

Lake Cumberland receives damage assessments as waters recede

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is assessing damage to recreation facilities at its 10 lakes in the Cumberland River Basin as high waters begin to recede.

Kentucky dam holding up amid record level rain, flooded lake

Wolf Creek Dam functioning normally

Dead trees being cut down at Lake Cumberland

Several hundred dead ash trees will be cut down at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park to make the park safe for guests and staff.

Wolf Creek Dam increasing releases to historic levels

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District is planning to step up releases at Wolf Creek Dam to historic levels, with potential flooding in low-lying areas downstream.

Corps of Engineers dispels Wolf Creek Dam safety rumors

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District is dispelling rumors Wednesday that Wolf Creek Dam in Jamestown, Ky., is in danger of imminent failure.

Wolf Creek Dam increasing releases to drawdown Lake Cumberland

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District plans to increase releases at Wolf Creek Dam in Jamestown, Kentucky as soon as conditions allow.

Corbin, Kentucky, Where There’s Something for Everyone

Today, we spoke with Maggy Kriebel, director of Corbin Tourism, who shared more details about what the city of Corbin has to give.

UPDATE: Texas man’s body recovered from Lake Cumberland

The body of a man who went under while swimming in Lake Cumberland last week was recovered Sunday afternoon.

Dive team searching for man in Lake Cumberland

Authorities are searching for a man they believe drowned in Lake Cumberland Tuesday.

Transportation Cabinet announces funding for upgrades to Marina at Rowena access road

As part of Governor Matt Bevin's ongoing commitment to provide a modern and safe transportation system that encourages economic growth across the Commonwealth, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has approved $217,000 in discretionary funding for the resurfacing and repair of KY 558 in Russell and Clinton counties.

Lake Cumberland boat crash sends woman to the hospital

A fun time for some people trying to cool off on Lake Cumberland turned scary Saturday afternoon. 

Man seriously burned in when boat explodes

Fish and Wildlife authorities say to check boats before getting out on the water.

UPDATE: Body found in Lake Cumberland is that of missing man

A body discovered in Lake Cumberland may be that of a man reported missing in Casey County.

UPDATE: body found on Lake Cumberland identified

Body of Lexington man found on Lake Cumberland and identified.

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Mercer County delays in-person classes, online begins Sept. 3

Superintendent Dennis Davis had to cast the tie-breaking vote after the four-member board was split 2-2, according to The Harrodsburg Herald.

Madison County pushes back start of school; will begin virtually

The Madison County Board of Education reluctantly on Thursday night voted to push the start of school to September 2, and begin the school year with online learning only.  

Lexington woman questions her positive coronavirus test

A Lexington woman says she believes her rapid coronavirus test was a false positive.

Application deadline set for FCPS Virtual Learning Academy

FCPS students who want to commit to a full semester of online learning only, must apply by noon, Tuesday, August 18.