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251.97 FEET
2/27/2015
Full Pool: 252.0
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LCWM finishes 5th in Class A state wrestling tournament

Mankato Free Press

Date: 2/26/2015 6:53:00 PM

ST. PAUL — The Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial Area wrestling team rebounded from a dramatic first-round loss to Jackson County Central on Thursday to win the consolation championship of the Class A tournament at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. Against

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Raise a Glass for CASA with the help of ‘Bob Dylan’ … almost

The River Cities Daily Tribune

Date: 2/26/2015 8:23:00 AM

“I can almost sing as good as Bob Dylan,” he said with a laugh, “with a little practice.” The Marble Falls/Lake LBJ Chamber of Commerce executive director — and guitarist — will be entertaining the crowd at the first-ever Raise a Glass for

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LOCALS LOVE US: Bessie Jackson gives her all to Marble Falls area

The River Cities Daily Tribune

Date: 2/25/2015 8:39:00 AM

During its 2013 banquet, the Marble Falls-Lake LBJ Chamber of Commerce named her the 2012 Outstanding Citizen. “I’m blessed, I’m truly blessed,” Bessie said. But then, the community is blessed to have her as well

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Lakes continue decline

Wichita Falls Times Record News

Date: 2/23/2015 11:37:00 AM

WICHITA FALLS, Texas - Wichita Falls lake levels receded over the past week. Figures released by the city Monday showed Lake Arrowhead at 18.9 percent of capacity compared to 19.2 percent a week earlier. Lake Kickapoo was at 28.1 percent compared to 28.4

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Travel: Ethiopia tipped as top destination for 2015

DerbyTelegraph

Date: 2/22/2015 11:40:00 AM

Kuoni currently offer a nine-night Highlights of Northern Ethiopia tour, including a city tour of Addis Ababa, and trips to the Blue Nile Falls, Lake Tana, Gondar, Lalibela and the Bale Mountains National Park. Departures on October 5, and November 9

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• Length: 175 Miles
• Surface Area: 11,310 Acres
• Volume: 131,395 Acre Feet
Falls Lake is a 12,410 acre reservoir located in Durham, Wake, and Granville counties in North Carolina, USA. Falls Lake extends 28 miles up the Neuse River to its source at the confluence of the Eno, Little, and Flat rivers.
The lake is named for the Falls of the Neuse, a section of the Neuse River that falls from the Piedmont into the lower Coastal Plain and which is now submerged under the lake. The lake provides drinking water for several of the surrounding communities, including the city of Raleigh, NC, aids with flood control and serves as a recreation area and wildlife habitat.
The construction of the dam that holds the lake began in 1978 and was completed in 1981. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers constructed and manages the dam. Falls Dam is an earthen structure having a top elevation of 291.5 feet and an overall length of 1,915 feet.
The height above the stream bed is 92.5 feet.
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