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4th Annual Suncoast Credit Union Foundation Schoolhouse Hustle

5k/10k/1-mile Walk fundraiser for the Citrus County Education Foundation. Includes a Family Health Expo, mascot contest, Kid Zone and babysitting sponsored by the YMCA and school spirit competitions.
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Wet Nose Wednesday 3.29.17

Wet Nose Wednesday on 98.5 KTK is presented by Town and Country Veterinarians and Pet Resort , providing the most comprehensive package of services, free for most adopted shelter pets, including a complimentary stool test, heartworm and flea protection, behavioral counseling and a complete spa bath...
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Interactive Map Shows Several Florida Counties With High Zika Risk

Temperatures are rising as we edge closer to summer and threat of misquotes spreading the Zika virus once again will be a big concern, especially for parents-to-be in Alachua, Columbia, Dixie and Union counties. A new interactive map from St. Louis University shows the areas of highest risk of Zika...
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Florida Middle School Acronym Causes Stir With Parents

Parents and students are concerned about a new middle school set to open for the next school year. The Orange County School District is wrapping up the construction of Innovation Park Middle School, which sounds innocent enough but a quick abbreviation to an acronym spells out the problem, IPMS. To...
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Wet Nose Wednesday 3.22.17

98.5 KTK welcomes you to our Wet Nose Wednesday web page! Here is where we plan to match adoptable pets with their forever homes! It is with great please that we introduce you to, Chub! Hi my name is Chub. I am a very handsome guy who is very sweet. I have been at ACAS since December and it’s high...
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Wet Nose Wednesday 3.15.17

We are very excited to begin our Wet Nose Wednesday partnership with VOCAL, Voices Of Change Animal League, of Marion County! VOCAL is focused on solving the homeless pet problem and making Marion County a No-Kill community. They are doing this by focusing on spay & neuter, education and...
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Relay For Life

Take a stand against cancer and join 98.5 KTK and the American Cancer Society Relay For Life! 16 events over 3 months with each relay consisting of a 6 to 24 hours relay walk. Each team sets up a themed campsite at the event and continues their fundraising efforts by collecting donations for food,...
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Wet Nose Wednesday 3.8.17

98.5 KTK welcomes you to our Wet Nose Wednesday web page! Here is where we plan to match adoptable pets with their forever homes! It is with great please that we introduce you to, Bama! It is with great pleasure that we introduce you to Bama! Bama is a five-year-old Terrier Mix with a very big...
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Plowing Up The Past

Join us at Dudley Farm March 3rd & 4th and see how fields were plowed for the spring plantings. See different types of field plows and antique tractors. These antique tractors are a display of farming equipment and a way of life circa 1930’s and 1940’s, a reflection of rural American history...
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Florida To Open its Own Body Farm For Forensics Study

Perhaps not as family friendly as a new theme park, Florida is set to open a new body farm. The state has announced the opening of a new outdoor forensic research facility in Pasco County and the 7th such farm in the nation. The Florida Forensic Institute for Research, Security and Tactical...
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