Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Thursday, 17 April 2014
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports
Horse Thief Resevoir Dam Complete
08/10/2009

(AP) - Construction on the new 86-foot dam at the

new HorseThief Reservoir has been completed, but officials say it

will be next summer before the lake will be ready for use.

Workers put down the last layers of the dam on Friday night.

State officials will inspect the dam in early September. Once it is

approved by the Division of Water Resources, water from Buckner

Creek will be diverted to begin filling the 440-acre lake.

An inlet tower and boat ramps also are built. But Ron Allen,

administrator of the Pawnee Watershed District, says the lake

likely won't be ready for use until Memorial Day weekend of 2010.

The reservoir is located in Hodgeman County, eight miles west of

Jetmore.

© Copyright Associated Press
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Guymon Woman Missing, Police Seek Help
Hugoton Teachers Fired, Investigation Continues
Weather Blamed For Fatal Accident In Southwest Kansas
Missing Guymon Woman Found Safe In New mexico
Sebelius Calls It Quits
SCCC/ATS Board Meets, Hears Overviews
Discarded Smoking Materials Keep Guymon Firefighters Busy
Kansas Poised To End K-12 Tenure
Oklahoma Governor Makes Guymon Appearance  
Math, Reading Test Results May Not Go Public
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Spring Fiesta Back at SCCC/ATS
Sebelius Considering Run Against Roberts
Kansas To Mandate Health Coverage For Autism
Sustainable Ag Camp Being Offered At SCCC/ATS
Liberal Dominant in Scott City Sweep
Redskins Win Great Bend Meet
Great Bend Pitching Perfect Against LHS Softball
Redskin Tennis Places Second at Hays
A Teary Eyed Purtue Signs at Kentucky School
Local Soldier Graduates From Lackland Air Base
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2014 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group