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Make Sure Your Charitable Donation Ends Up Helping Hurricane Michael Victims

It was two weeks ago (October 10, 2018) that Hurricane Michael made landfall and devastated the eastern portion of the Florida panhandle as a category 4 storm. While you have the best intentions of helping those affected by the storm, not all charities who are involved with hurricane aid are using...
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How You Can Help Victims Of Hurricane Florence

We can certainly understand how much a hurricane can devastate your life and ask thankful as we are the Florence didn't make its way to Florida. We also know that help is greatly appreciated and here is how you can quickly assist our neighbors in the Carolinas. The American Red Cross has an easy...
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Potential Tropical Weather May Affect Florida & Gulf Coast By Early Next Week

There is a 90% chance that in the next 5 days, a disturbance about to enter the Gulf of Mexico near Belize will developed into our first named storm of the season. Potentiall 6"-8" of additional rain through the weekend could raise risks of flooding. Although hurricane season does not officially...
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Five Ways To Help Puerto Rico This Thanksgiving

It has been over two months since hurricanes Irma and Maria made landfall but as the effects of Irma are mostly cleaned up and our attention is focused on Thanksgiving, l ess than half of Puerto Rico has had their electrical power restored , cellular phone service is only at 65% and one in 10...
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Man Donates Doomsday Food Stockpile To Puerto Rico

There has been a lot of negative news to take in over the past few days and weeks. But inside all these heartbreaking headlines lie stories of true human compassion. One such story involves a 74-year old man from New Jersey named Joseph Badame. For the past 40 years he has been stockpiling food and...
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How You Can Help Puerto Rico And Islands Affected By Hurricane Maria

Although we are in our own recovery efforts in Florida after Hurricane Irma, it is estimated it will take decades for Puerto Rico to recover from Hurricane Maria. As the US territory got a direct hit from the category 4 storm it is now evident it's force has destroyed the nation with the entire...
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Tonight's Telethon for Hurricane Victims Adds Even More Star Power

It's going to be a jam packed hour. Tonight's telethon for relief from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma just added more celebrities to the impressive list for the big broadcast. When the program was first announced, it was supposed to be for victims of Hurricane Harvey. That, of course, was before...
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Power Outages/Outage Maps

Losing electricity due to a Tropical Storm or Hurricane can be expected. When power is fully restored depends on a number of circumstances. Please remember to treat all downed power lines as live and STAY AWAY and DO NOT TOUCH IT. Below are the major power suppliers in our area, how to alert them...
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After the Storm

After a Tropical Storm or Hurricane has left our area, the need to keep up to date become more critical. Check here for the most up to date information as we piece life back together. Air Ducks - Clay Electric Cooperative - B&D Electric - Sunstate Federal Credit Union No after storm activity...
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County-By-County Information/Closures/Shelters

Download the radio.com app for iOS (iPhone,iPad) and Android now, add 98.5 KTK to your favorites and never miss an update when it matters most. POWER OUTAGES-CLICK HERE Air Ducks - Clay Electric Cooperative - Gulf Coast Supply - Sunstate Federal Credit Union ACTIVITIES/EVENT CANCELLATIONS-Alachua...
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