Storm

Texas Animal Shelters Seeking Pet Foster Families

As the cleanup from Hurricane Harvey begins in Texas, at least 30,000 Texans have been rendered homeless and forced into temporary shelters. Many of those shelters do not have the room for the pets of those inside, leaving thousands of animals homeless. But there is something you can do to help,...
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Hurricane Harvey Creates Need For Cash

The Texas gulf coast was the place where category 4 hurricane Harvey came ashore Friday and has continued to meander around, delivering lots of rain, with some forecasts are saying an unprecedented 45 to 50 inches of rain will fall before the system slowly travels northeast later this week. pic...
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No Sales Tax This Weekend For Hurricane Preparedness Items

Hurricane season is here and this weekend you can get your house ready without paying taxes! starting today (6/2/2017) through Sunday (6/4/2017), qualifying items related to disaster preparedness are exempt from sales tax. So reusable ice bags, batteries, flashlights, generators and even radios are...
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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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Sandbag Locations Open in Ocala and Marion County

The city of Ocala will have sandbag locations for city residents available Wednesday and Thursday (10.5.16 & 10.6.16) from 8am to 6pm at: The Martin Luther King, Jr. Recreation Complex at 1510 NW 4th St (off SR 40/Silver Springs Blvd) Tuscawilla Park at 829 NE Sanchez Ave, at the large pavilion...
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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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Storm Push Notifications/Alerts

Download the radio.com app for Apple and Android and stay informed before, during and after the storm! The easiest and quickest way for you to hear and see news reports from 98.5 KTK is with our new app, that will send you push notifications when new or urgent storm information becomes available...
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