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May 23, 2014

What's new this summer? The 'old' Lake Cumberland is back after 8 years of low water

SOMERSET — Optimism about the summer tourist season at Lake Cumberland has risen along with the water level, which will be higher for the Memorial Day weekend than it has been since 2006. In Russell County, Marvin Hill recently reopened the Anchor Inn Motel, which had been closed for more than three years as visitation at the lake lagged.

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