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October 2, 2020
Red Snapper with hook in mouth - Photo by David Rainer, ADCNR

The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ (ADCNR) Marine Resources Division (MRD) reminds anglers that three days have been added to the private angler recreational season for red snapper. The additional days will begin at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, October 10, and run until midnight on Monday, October 12, 2020.

The red snapper fishing days apply to State and Federal...

October 1, 2020
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ATLANTA - The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced the opening of a Business Recovery Center (BRC) in Gulf Shores, Alabama on Friday, Oct. 2, to help businesses impacted by Hurricane Sally.  SBA representatives at the Center can provide information about disaster loans, answer questions and assist businesses in completing the SBA application. 

“The SBA is committed to the...

September 30, 2020
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Alabama Department of Conservation & Natural Resources | Press Release | September 30, 2020

In consultation with the City of Gulf Shores, City of Orange Beach, Town of Dauphin Island and Baldwin County, all Alabama Gulf Coast beaches will reopen at 6 a.m. on Friday, October 2, 2020, as coastal Alabama’s recovery from Hurricane Sally progresses.

While beaches will...

September 30, 2020
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MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday [September 30, 2020] issued her eighteenth supplemental emergency proclamation containing an amended Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people, as described in the order. This amended order extends until...

September 28, 2020
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September 25, 2020 | American Red Cross

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sally, the American Red Cross has worked closely with partners to support emergency housing efforts, and provide food, water, relief supplies, emotional support and health services to people in need. Thanks to our generous donors, the Red Cross is now starting a new effort to get emergency financial assistance into...