The deteriorating dam at Buckeye Lake and related safety concerns will be the focus of an annual gathering arranged by the local chamber of commerce today.
Ohio Department of Natural Resources officials say inspections of the failing Buckeye Lake dam will begin now to determine how many docks need to be removed.
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has set new construction and dock usage policies at Buckeye Lake.
Fairfield and Licking County Emergency Management officials will hold a practice evacuation at Buckeye Lake on April 25 at the urging of Ohio Governor John Kasich.
The regional chamber of commerce at Buckeye Lake says it will seek a second expert opinion following a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers report warning of a catastrophic dam failure.
Ohio Governor John Kasich says the process of replacing a faulty earthen dam at Buckeye Lake will begin immediately and the water will be kept at lower winter levels in the meantime, a move likely to hurt tourism.
Nearly 500 residents and business owners attended a public meeting to discuss threats to a central Ohio lake following a report of potential catastrophic failure at its dam.
More than 50 state and local emergency management officials met yesterday to prepare for a possible collapse of the Buckeye Lake dam.
Ohio emergency management officials plan to discuss the precarious situation with a faulty dam at Buckeye Lake.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says the chance of the failure of the Buckeye Lake dam is so great, the lake should be drained until repairs can be made.
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has lifted a public health advisory issued last month for swimmers at East Fork Lake in Clermont County.
The Ohio Department of Health says levels of E.Coli bacteria at two Buckeye lake beaches are unsafe.
Authorities have found the body of a second boater who drowned in Buckeye Lake after a fishing boat capsized last Friday.
Toxic algae blooms found in Buckeye Lake last week have prompted state officials to post warnings for swimmers at three beaches.
Licking County Sheriff's deputies are investigating an explosion last night at a mobile home community in Buckeye Lake.
Fairfield County Sheriff's deputies say two people were killed this morning in a house fire near Buckeye Lake.