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Cold Weather Hacks To Keep You Warm

Floridians can handle pretty much all sorts of weather except freezing temperatures and bitterly cold wind. Freezing rain affecting much of the heart of Florida this morning and wind chills in the 20s and 30s all day the cold sticking around through Sunday. So make sure you are prepared by keeping...
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Why You Need to Protect Your Dog's Paws in the Heat

If you think the summer heat and humidity are hard on you just imagine your pets feel. You probably don't think twice before taking your dog out for a walk in this heat because they need to get their exercise and go to the bathroom, but something as simple as going for a walk can cause a lot of...
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Simmer Down! Your Car's Air Temperature Display Isn't Accurate

Go ahead. You can tell that friend of yours who just posted a Facebook photo of the temperature screen in their car that they’re wrong. Every summer there’s that friend who posts a photo of the temperature being displayed on their car to complain about the heat. Well, it turns out they’re posting...
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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 If you need assistance,...
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County-By-County Information/Closures/Shelters

DOWNLOAD THE 98.5 KTK MOBILE APP FOR ANDROID AND IPHONE & RECEIVE LOCAL STORM ALERTS (CLICK HERE) POWER OUTAGES-CLICK HERE Air Ducks - Clay Electric Cooperative - B&D Electric - Sunstate Federal Credit Union ACTIVITIES/EVENT CANCELLATIONS-Alachua County None reported. SANDBAGS-Alachua...
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Storm Push Notifications/Alerts

Download the brand new 98.5 KTK mobile app for iPhone 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...
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Active Storms

Tropical Storms and Hurricanes are a fact of life for the Heart of Florida. It's not a question of "if" as to "when" we will be affected by a storm. So make sure you and your family are prepared. Download the 98.5 KTK app for iOS (iPhone,iPad) and Android now and never miss an update when it...
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Hurricane Preparedness

Tropical Storms and Hurricanes are a fact of life for the Heart of Florida. It's not a question of "if" as to "when" we will be affected by a storm. So make sure you and your family are prepared. Download the 98.5 KTK app for iOS (iPhone,iPad) and Android now and never miss an update when it...
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