Lake McConaughy News

7/18/2021
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va. – It’s been a tumultuous year for Americans, and getting away from it all on a recreational boat has given many the respite they’ve needed. With lives upended, some recreational boat owners have chosen to reflect on the times when selecting a name for their boat. “Social…

7/16/2021
BoatUS News
A Dive Into the 2020 U.S. Coast Guard Boating Safety Statistics Reveal How the Pandemic Affected Boating in Ways Just Beginning to be Understood ANNAPOLIS, Md., July 16, 2021 – The U.S. Coast Guard recently released the 2020 Recreational Boating Statistics, and reports of accidents, fatalities and injuries were…

7/1/2021
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va., June 29, 2021 – It’s been a tumultuous year for Americans, and getting away from it all on a recreational boat has given many the respite they’ve needed. With lives upended, some recreational boat owners have chosen to reflect on the times when selecting a name for their boat. &ldquo…

6/24/2021
RBFF News
ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Recreational fishing and boating continues to reach new and diverse audiences according to a new industry study from the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF). The 2021 Special Report on Fishing found that: 19.7 million females went fishing in 2020, a 10%…

6/15/2021
BoatUS News
ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Boat owners wishing to do good or take advantage of potential tax benefits may consider donating their boats to charity. Often this decision is made at the end of year just before the start of the new tax season. Waiting until the end of the year, however, could shortchange a boater’s potential…

6/7/2021
BoatUS News
“Do I know how to be found in an emergency?” That’s a question every boater should ask at the beginning of the boating season. The answer, however, is likely to go far beyond simply having a cellphone aboard. The BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water offers five tips that can potentially…

6/3/2021
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va., June 1, 2021 – Efforts by the ethanol industry to create a new federal rule that would weaken or eliminate important warning labels designed to prevent boaters and consumers from misfueling with prohibited higher-ethanol fuels at roadside gas pumps has Boat Owners Association of The United States…

5/14/2021
BoatUS News
SPRINGFIELD, Va., May 24, 2021 – The traditional kickoff of the summer boating season, Memorial Day weekend, is just days away, and TowBoatUS, the on-water towing service that gets boats home after they break down or run aground, is expecting a very busy 2021 summer boating season ahead with increased boating traffic…

3/26/2021
Lake News
On March 17th, the IRS announced that individual taxpayers have until May 17th to file and pay their 2020 federal income tax. You don’t need to file any forms for this relief it’s automatic. It’s important to note that this extension does not apply to corporations, partnerships, estates, or trusts. You…

3/24/2021
BoatUS News
ANNAPOLIS, Md., March 23, 2021 – In recreational boating, cellphones are just fine for routine communications. So why do you need a VHF radio – either a handheld or fixed mount – on your boat? Because in an emergency it’s the only thing that can directly connect you to the U.S. Coast Guard’s…

3/15/2021
BoatUS News
Applies to boats less than 26 feet operating on plane or above displacement speed SPRINGFIELD, Va., March 15, 2021 – There are new engine cutoff device wear requirements for recreational boat operators as part of the January 1, 2021, passage of National Defense Authorization Act that included a U.S. Coast Guard…

2/10/2021
NWS
Water Resources Outlook (February 2021)

11/5/2020 5:59:00 PM
North Platte Telegraph
The Ogallala Rotary’s “Kayak Big Mac” event will be live at Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to noon MT. This year’s fundraiser is BYOB — “bring your own boat” — according to a press release from the ...

11/3/2020 11:00:00 AM
Kearney Hub
Hydrocycling of the Johnson 2 Hydroplant, which is southeast of Lexington, will end Nov. 10 and normal winter operations will begin the next day.

10/31/2020 11:12:00 AM
Lincoln Journal Star
HobbyTown was headed for a good year, with sales up 10% in the first quarter compared with the same period in 2019. Then the coronavirus took hold, forcing most of the company's stores to close in ...

10/22/2020 1:14:00 PM
MSN
Burmester was positively identified after being spotted by a trooper at Arther Bay at Lake McConaughy near Ogallala, Thursday evening. Captain of Troop D, Nebraska State Patrol, Tyler Schmidt told ...

10/22/2020 1:04:46 PM
North Platte KNOP-CD on MSN.com
Burmester was positively identified after being spotted by a trooper at Arther Bay at Lake McConaughy near Ogallala, Thursday evening. Authorities in Nebraska need your help locating a missing man ...

10/19/2020 7:23:47 AM
Lincoln & Hastings-Krny KOLN on MSN.com
To learn more about NPPD, visit https://www.nppd.com/. A canal system in western Nebraska managed by NPPD covers 63 miles of ground from Lake McConaughy to North Platte. The canal system was built in ...

10/13/2020 10:59:00 AM
Norfolk Daily News
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will consider amendments to sport fishing orders when it meets Oct. 15 in Ogallala.

10/9/2020 1:26:00 PM
Nebraska City News-Press
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will consider amendments to sport fishing orders when it meets Oct. 15 in Ogallala.

10/6/2020 11:03:00 PM
Kearney Hub
CNPPID civil engineer Tyler Thulin reported Monday that Lake McConaughy is at elevation 3,240.6 feet above sea level, which is 63.3 percent of capacity. Inflows are at approximately 1,350 cubic ...

10/6/2020 9:57:00 PM
Grand Island Independent
CNPPID civil engineer Tyler Thulin reported Monday that Lake McConaughy is at elevation 3,240.6 feet above sea level, which is 63.3 percent of capacity. Inflows are at approximately 1,350 cubic ...

10/1/2020 11:00:00 PM
Scottsbluff Star Herald
Clifford E. Beyer September 28, 2020 Clifford E. Beyer, age 75, entered into eternal rest on September 28, 2020 in Garden County Hospital, Oshkosh, NE, after a lengthy stay in ...

9/30/2020 10:00:00 PM
Grand Island Independent
Donna was born March 21, 1947, at Loup City, the daughter of Eugene and Donita (Amos) Hastings. She was raised in Ord, where she graduated from Ord High School Class of 1965. Throughout her life, ...

9/29/2020 7:09:00 AM
1011 Now
The annual "Kites and Castles" event just celebrated its 28th year, and the event held at Lake McConaughy shows no signs of slowing down. Every year, experts come to the white, sandy beaches of ...

9/24/2020 1:00:00 AM
North Platte Telegraph
Nebraska’s dove hunting season continues and there are still a few doves in the area. The prevailing theory among hunters is that local birds have headed south and it is ...

9/16/2020 12:50:00 AM
Rapid City Journal
Campground to close temporarily NORTH PLATTE — Cedar View Campground at Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area was slated to close on Sept. 9, 2020 for upgrades to campground amenities.

9/10/2020 2:55:00 PM
North Platte Telegraph
The closure of Cedar View Campground at Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area has been postponed to the end of the month. Cedar View Campground, about 15 miles west of Kingsley Dam on Nebraska ...

9/9/2020 8:25:23 AM
CBS Boston / WBZ on MSN.com
A Colorado Springs man died over the Labor Day weekend while vacationing at Lake McConaughy. Kevin Kiesow, 53, lost his life on Saturday while he was trying to help his girlfriend. Kim Lampe, 55, also ...

9/8/2020 7:19:00 AM
Omaha.com
Nebraska's top five ranked publicaccess courses are Prairie Club Dunes, Wild Horse, Bayside (Lake McConaughy), Prairie Club Pines and Quarry Oaks. Prairie Club Dunes is 38th on the list ...

9/8/2020 7:09:00 AM
The Gazette
A Colorado Springs man died over the Labor Day weekend while vacationing at Lake McConaughy. Kevin Kiesow, 53, lost his life on Saturday while he was trying to help his ...

9/8/2020 6:27:00 AM
CBS Denver
(AP) – A Colorado Springs man died over the Labor Day weekend while vacationing at Lake McConaughy. Kevin Kiesow, 53, lost his life on Saturday while he was trying to help his girlfriend.

9/8/2020 6:00:00 AM
Scottsbluff Star Herald
Through the use of video, some of the static displays at Legacy of the Plains Museum in Gering are able to give visitors more detail about the times when the artifacts were commonplace. Museum ...

9/8/2020 5:57:00 AM
CBS Boston / WBZ
A Colorado Springs man died over the Labor Day weekend while vacationing at Lake McConaughy. Kevin Kiesow, 53, lost his life on Saturday while he was trying to help his girlfriend. Kim Lampe, 55, also ...

9/7/2020 5:01:00 PM
seattlepi.com
Nebraska conservation officers told the Omaha World-Herald that 55-year-old Colorado Springs resident Kim Lampe had fallen off a pontoon boat Saturday at Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area. Her ...

9/7/2020 3:22:00 PM
FOX21 News
A Colorado Springs man has died in a Saturday boating accident on a western Nebraska lake after trying to rescue his girlfriend. Nebraska conservation officers told the Omaha ...

9/7/2020 7:15:00 AM
KTIV
OMAHA, Nebraska (AP) - A Colorado man has died in a boating accident on a western Nebraska lake after trying to rescue his girlfriend. Nebraska conservation officers told the Omaha World-Herald ...

9/7/2020 5:35:00 AM
Omaha.com
Only $5 for 5 months A Colorado man died and a woman was injured in a boating accident Saturday at Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area in western Nebraska. Kevin Kiesow, 53, of Colorado Springs ...

9/7/2020 1:08:00 AM
SFGate
A Colorado man has died in a Saturday boating accident on a western Nebraska lake after trying to rescue his girlfriend. Nebraska conservation officers told the Omaha World-Herald that 55-year-old ...

9/6/2020 6:00:00 PM
Washington Times
Nebraska conservation officers told the Omaha World-Herald that 55-year-old Colorado Springs resident Kim Lampe had fallen off a pontoon boat Saturday at Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area.







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