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A large storm front is bringing heavy rainfall and high winds to portions of southcentral Alaska and the northern gulf coast this evening through the weekend.

 

An extra-tropical storm system continues to make its way up the southwestern coast of Alaska. It’s bringing with it rain and high winds in certain areas.

 

Since the late 1990’s, Cook Inletkeeper has collected data from water flowing into the Cook Inlet with help from an army of volunteers. The group now has a collection of data they believe will offer a definitive picture of water quality for the Kachemak Bay.

Homer Council on the Arts has asked the city to include the update and renovation of its building as part of the capital improvement plan. At the most recent council meeting, public comment on the CIP was dominated by support for the inclusion of HCOA's renovations.

An extra-tropical system is expected to bring rain and some wind to the coastal regions of western and southcentral Alaska later this week.

 

Since the late '90s Cook Inlet Keeper has collected data from water flowing into the Cook Inlet with help from an army of volunteers. The group now has a collection of data they believe will for the first time offer a definitive picture of water quality for the Kachemak Bay and Anchor River Watersheds.

September 8th is National FASD Awareness day. FASD, or Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, is a type of developmental disability caused by being prenatally exposed to alcohol. Alaska and some of its schools are at the forefront of understanding and preventing it.

A storm is making its way from Asia to Alaska. It’s expected to reach the Kenai Peninsula and Prince William Sound later this week.

 

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