The Tailwater Stilling Basin, just below the Barren River Dam on Barren River, will be closed Tuesday night through Wednesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Barren River Lake will host two bass tournaments this weekend, both on Saturday, May 28.
Cold rainy weather has dominated this week on Barren River Lake. Fishing has slowed a bit with this last cold front.
Barren River Lake will host one bass tournament this weekend, May 21.
We have finally gotten some heavy rain in the Barren River Lake area. This could change things a bit for fishing.
Divers recovered the body of David Heard, 19, of Alvaton, from Barren River Lake at about 6:05 p.m. tonight.
An extended stretch of stable weather and seasonably warm temperatures in late April created optimal spring fishing conditions for anglers across Kentucky.
Authorities have suspended the search on Barren River Lake for David Heard, 19, of Alvaton, due to darkness. It will resume in the morning.
Two tournaments are scheduled for Barren River Lake this weekend, May 14-15.
Barren River Lake should be climbing toward summer pool. The fish should about be done spawning.