Douglas Lake News

6/18/2018 9:17:00 AM
Johnson City Press
Four people were injured when a boat ran aground on Douglas Lake Sunday night, according to a Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency news release. TWRA officers arrived to the scene of the accident and discovered that the boat, a 2011 Mastercraft operated by ...

5/30/2018 5:11:00 PM
The Tennessee Valley Authority is using dams around Douglas lake to make sure that water levels stay consistent. The TVA says that across the Tennessee valley, we've seen over 200 percent of our normal rainfall over the last week. Experts have turned their ...

5/5/2018 12:39:00 PM
Deming Headlight
An 11-year-old Dandridge girl uncovered a 475 million year old fossil while fishing with her parents at Douglas Lake. Angela M Gosnell, USA TODAY NETWORK - Tennessee Ryleigh Taylor, 11, poses with the fossil she discovered. (Photo: Tammy Taylor ...

5/5/2018 5:34:00 AM
An 11-year-old eastern Tennessee resident accidentally found an unusual rock with strange markings on it in the shore of Douglas Lake. After analyzing the mysterious rock-like object, scientists said that the girl has found a 475-million-year-old fossil of ...

5/4/2018 10:58:00 AM
Ryleigh Taylor, 11, spotted a 475-million-year-old fossil when she was walking along the shore of Douglas Lake. "To find something like that, it's really really cool," said Ryleigh. "I looked down while I was walking and I found it, I just saw it."

5/1/2018 1:06:00 AM
The Mountain Press
Bill Haslam will give some new regulations for jet boats that try to operate on the French Broad River, and in the meantime the latest jet boat attraction has relocated to Douglas Lake. Residents living on the French Broad had said they were opposed to ...

4/26/2018 6:06:00 AM
FOX31 Denver
DENVER -- Four school districts will be closed on Thursday as teachers head to the state Capitol. Schools in Jefferson, Douglas, Lake and Clear Creek counties will be closed because so many teachers called out to take a personal day to attend a rally and ...

4/16/2018 5:04:00 PM
Merritt Herald
The club is suing Corbett Lake Lodge, Douglas Lake Cattle Company and the province of British Columbia for allegedly blocking public access to Corbett Lake. The club alleges public access exists via the highway right-of-way of the Okanagan Connector that ...

4/16/2018 4:42:00 PM
Kamloops This Week
The club is suing Corbett Lake Lodge, Douglas Lake Cattle Company and the province of British Columbia for allegedly blocking public access to Corbett Lake. The club alleges public access exists via the highway right-of-way of the Okanagan Connector that ...

3/13/2018 2:24:00 AM
The Newport Plain Talk
Beginning March 24, the group will sponsor a cleanup at Douglas Lake at 10 a.m. Those who are interested will meet at the pull off across from Odell Road on US Highway 25E. For more information contact Keep Cocke County Beautiful at 423-623-1050 or ...

12/28/2017 8:01:00 AM
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On a foggy winter solstice, about 200 people watched as the last iron trusses of the Hoskins-Jarnagin Bridge in Dandridge tumbled into Douglas Lake. The old, narrow bridge, built in 1942-44 during a time of immense change for the little town, is making way ...

National Weather Service
Water Resources Outlook (November 2017)

National Weather Service

NWS Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook (September 2017)

NWS Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook (August 2017)

NWS Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook (July 2017)

NWS Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook (June 2017)

Organizations from across the country are seeking to partner with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to invest in their local economies and improve water infrastructure. EPA’s Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program received ‘letters of interest’ from prospective…

NWS Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook (May 2017)

NWS Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook (March 2017)

Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook (March 2017)

Last week, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt was confirmed and sworn in as the 14th Administrator of EPA. Administrator Pruitt believes promoting and protecting a strong and healthy environment is one of the lifeblood priorities of the government, and EPA is a vital part of that mission. As Administrator, Mr. Pruitt…

Southeast River Forecast Center
We examine the water resouces outlook for the southeast U.S. as of January 2017.

Southeast River Forecast Center
We examine the water resouces outlook for the southeast U.S. as of December 2016.

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Lake & River Promotions
National Window Film Day Shares Valuable Facts with Homeowners and Brings Window Film to Light International Window Film Association Announces April 30th in Recognition of Window Film and its Many Benefits Washington, D.C. – April 11, 2016 – The International Window Film Association (IWFA), a nonprofit…

Lake & River Promotions
Going to the Emerald Coast - Gulf of Mexico this year for Spring Break? If you are traveling from Alabama, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, may find yourself driving through Phenix City, AL. & Columbus, Ga. Well, things have changed in this small, friendly southern area!! Check out what is happening on the…

BassPro Shops
SPRINGFIELD, MO – Bass Pro Group announced today an agreement to acquire Fishing Holdings, LLC, a manufacturer of fishing boats that include Ranger Boats and the Stratos and Triton boat brands from Platinum Equity. The agreement combines popular fishing boat brands that are recognized internationally. It also creates…

Liberty Playbook
The day after Thanksgiving, police checkpoints took place all around Tennessee, where they manufacture probable cause with false drug dog alerts, saying "I smell alcohol," etc. . . in order to force people into detainment. They also have a trailer nearby to strap people down and forcibly take their blood without their…

Lake & River Promotions
Here it is! - The grand opening of the Blue Heron Zipline Adventure! The only zipline connecting two states and participants will soar 100 ft over the Chattahoochee River Whitewater Park - the best man-made Whitewater Course in the World - USA Today! Achieving speeds of up to 40mph, thrill seekers will zip over to the…

U.S. Army Corp of Engineers
Release no. 13-033ContactLisa, Ala. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile District will be opening Sawnee Campground on Lake Sidney Lanier on September 20, 2013 until March 23, 2014 on a first-come, first served basis. Campers will have the opportunity to pick…

By ernest Noe, Chief Ranger Did you know that it is illegal to remove trees from public lands surrounding Lake Lanier? It’s just like going on your neighbor’s property and cutting down trees. The US Army Corps of e…

Lake Harding News
They're reclaiming the Hooch along the southern border of Georgia and Alabama. In Columbus, the strategic demolition of old dams along the Chattahoochee River will soon unleash what the city is calling the River City Rush, the "longest urban whitewater course in the world," according to the event's website.Read more: http…

River Neighbors
Rainfall and Runoff Rainfall amounts for the part of the Valley above Chattanooga were 100% of normal for the month of October. And that’s a good thing, considering the fact that October is typically the driest month of the year in the Tennessee River watershed. It was a different story in the western part of the…

Georgia Power
Georgia Power President and CEO Paul Bowers today announced the company will host an innovative research facility to develop and test water conservation technologies at Georgia Power's Plant Bowen, near Cartersville, Ga. The Water Research Center (WRC) will provide a venue for developing and testing technologies to improve…

Southern Company
Thomas A Fanning, chairman, president and CEO of Southern Company, today told members of Congress that proposed regulations aimed at emissions from power plants could reduce reliability, raise electricity prices, slow economic development and eliminate American jobs."My message today is that the reliability and…

Amy Han
March 22 is World Water Day - a day to appreciate all that water gives us in providing public health, environmental and economic benefits. To help educate Americans on the need to save water, EPA's WaterSense program is joining its partner American Water, together with the Student Conservation Association, in promoting the…

Press Release
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced today the awarding of more than $13.5 million in competitive grants to 11 states for 16 boating infrastructure projects. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service awards these grants, which will help fund construction of docks, boat slips and other facilities to support recreational…

Amy Han
As part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ongoing We’re for Water campaign, this year’s Fix a Leak Week—March 14 - 20, 2011—encourages Americans to help put a stop to the more than 1 trillion gallons of water wasted from household leaks each year. Finding and fixing leaks can save the average household…

River Neighbors
Rain and runoff The Eastern Valley received 2.55 inches of rain in January, which is about two inches below normal. Runoff (the amount of water that reaches the river system when it rains instead of being absorbed into the ground) was just over an inch below normal. The cumulative deficits for the…

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