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Hydrilla and Lyngbya treatments in Lake Gaston should start May 31st and continue into early June. Those treatments are designed to control the spread of those two nuisance weeds. Here are maps of the specific areas being treated and the anticipated treatment dates.

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The Lake Gaston Association’s Lake Clean-Up Committee is finalizing their plans to make their Seventh Annual “Take Pride in Lake Gaston” Lake Clean-up event on May 20th the most participated in event ever. But … they still need your help!


Those who regulate and monitor water levels expect the Roanoke River and Lake Gaston to return to normal within the next couple of weeks. Right now, Lake Gaston and the Roanoke River are experiencing high water elevations due to significant rain over the past few weeks and a subsequent increase of water output from Kerr Dam.


Al Potter told a group of middle schoolers that most people accidentally consume some water while swimming, then proceeded to show them how much E. coli is in lake water.


One Lake Gaston resident’s outdoor work recently turned into a shocking situation. Frank Lilley , at Eaton’s Ferry Estates said he recently took his pontoon out to clean it and decided to do a little work on the lift.


Lake Anna residents are working at trying to change boating laws and their effects could be felt all the way at Lake Gaston. Lake Anna residents complained about wake boardiers and wake surfers in an attempt to change 'no wake' rules for watersports from 50 feet from shoreline to between 100 and 200 feet.

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Lake Gaston's water level is projected to rise to 201.5 feet (above seal level), according to Don Bromley of Dominion Power. Bromley says Dominion has switched from "Fish Spawning" mode to "Flood Control" mode.


Emergency crews were called out for an unusual situation Sunday when one of the local island scaught fire. Longbridge VFD Asst.

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The May 3rd Lake Gaston Association's monthly meeting at 9:30 a.m.

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Lake Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Christina Wells spoke about the importance of branding Tuesday as the guest speaker at the regular meeting of the Emporia Rotary Club.


Owners of Middleburg Steak and Seafood House said Wednesday that repairs to the building are all but done, but other work still needs to be completed before the restaurant is ready to reopen, which could be in late May.


The Roanoke River Basin Association is not backing down from its threat to sue Duke Energy over violations of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act and the Coal Combustion Residuals Rule and t