Stories tagged with: Lake

March 31, 2014 - 3:09pm
1 year 44 weeks ago

The body of a second victim from a boating accident at Buckeye Lake has been found. It happened this afternoon.   The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says on Friday the men were in a 16-foot aluminum boat when it capsized near Millersport.  The other boater was recovered Friday and was identified as Gary Cook of Columbus. Officials said the water was about 3 feet deep where the boat capsized, but the water was about 43 degrees. Crews in six boats searched the lake this...

February 11, 2014 - 9:51pm
1 year 51 weeks ago


Sheridan 44 John Glenn 63
JG: Blake Atkins- 20pts; Parker Evans- 20pts

Philo 55 Maysville 48
P: Tyler Cassidy- 13pts; Lake Fletcher- 12pts; Chase Hambel 12pts
M: Tanner Stottesberry- 10pts; Judd Murvine- 10pts

New Lexington 47 West Muskingum 52

Tri-Valley 45 Crooksville 34


August 3, 2010 - 11:20am
5 years 26 weeks ago

Samples taken from the lake at Burr Oak State Park a week ago are showing the presence of two toxins at very low levels.

The Ohio EPA called in Green Water Labs in Florida and the Celina Utilities Water Laboratory to help detect what a blue-green scum that continues to form at the surface is. While the scum has yet to be identified, the water samples did yield traces of microcystin and saxitoxin, but the EPA says the amount is too small to be considered a danger yet. It is asking...

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