Coosa River Whitewater News

5/14/2021
State of Alabama
MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Monday announced that Alabama’s COVID-19 public health order will end Monday, May 31, 2021, and the state of emergency will end Tuesday, July 6, 2021. “For over a year now, Alabamians, like people around the globe, have made sacrifices and adjusted to a temporary &lsquo…

5/13/2021
Governor Kay Ivey
MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday announced Alabama is expanding COVID-19 vaccination eligibility to include individuals age 12 and older, effective immediately. On Monday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use in adolescents with the…

5/10/2021
Governor Kay Ivey
MONTGOMERY — Governor Kay Ivey announced today that Alabama will end its participation in all federally funded pandemic unemployment compensation programs effective June 19, 2021 including: Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC), which provides for an additional $300 weekly payment to recipients of…

5/10/2021
Governor Kay Ivey
MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey has awarded nearly $17 million to help provide broadband services in primarily rural, unserved areas of Alabama. The 36 grants awarded by Governor Ivey to multiple broadband providers across the state is the largest amount and number awarded to date from the Alabama Broadband…

4/26/2021
Governor Kay Ivey
MONTGOMERY – Alabama has grown to a total population of 5.03 million and will retain its current number of seven seats in the U.S. House of Representatives for the next 10 years, according to the first data released from the 2020 Census. The U.S. Census Bureau announced the statewide population totals and…

4/15/2021
Alabama DCNR
Governor Kay Ivey joined the Alabama State Parks Foundation, local corporate leaders and others at Oak Mountain State Park on April 15, 2021, to announce efforts aimed at investing millions of dollars into needed park improvements. The governor spoke about an $80 million bond issue for park improvements that must be…

4/1/2021
Lake News
On March 31st, Russell Lands announced the construction of a Coore & Crenshaw golf course, the defining centerpiece for Lake Martin’s newest luxury residential development, The Heritage. Part of a transformative master plan for Russell Lands, the golf course is the first in the state of Alabama designed by famed…

3/26/2021
Lake News
On March 17th, the IRS announced that individual taxpayers have until May 17th to file and pay their 2020 federal income tax. You don’t need to file any forms for this relief it’s automatic. It’s important to note that this extension does not apply to corporations, partnerships, estates, or trusts. You…

3/24/2021
BoatUS News
ANNAPOLIS, Md., March 23, 2021 – In recreational boating, cellphones are just fine for routine communications. So why do you need a VHF radio – either a handheld or fixed mount – on your boat? Because in an emergency it’s the only thing that can directly connect you to the U.S. Coast Guard’s…

3/15/2021
BoatUS News
Applies to boats less than 26 feet operating on plane or above displacement speed SPRINGFIELD, Va., March 15, 2021 – There are new engine cutoff device wear requirements for recreational boat operators as part of the January 1, 2021, passage of National Defense Authorization Act that included a U.S. Coast Guard…

2/10/2021
NWS
Water Resources Outlook (February 2021)

11/2/2020 11:21:09 AM
the NEWSSTAND
As part of CORE's commitment to education, skills workshops are also offered in areas such as Leave No Trace, rock climbing, whitewater kayaking, and bicycle maintenance. In addition to these programs ...

11/2/2020 8:26:00 AM
Center for Biological Diversity
In response to a petition and 2016 lawsuit from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed today to protect the Canoe Creek clubshell under the Endangered Species ...

10/28/2020 5:00:00 PM
Mountain Equipment Co-op
For touring and sea kayaking, you’ll likely prioritize lightness and efficiency over strength. For whitewater kayaking where power and quickness are key, you’ll want a strong material that’s still ...

10/27/2020 6:08:00 AM
Style Weekly
They say a life outdoors is a life well-lived. Griffin would always prefer to be out on the water. A Chester native, he got into whitewater kayaking while at Virginia Commonwealth University and after ...

10/26/2020 6:40:00 PM
The Daily Telegraph
While most people are advised to avoid floodwaters at all cost, some dare devil kayakers have rushed to it with incredible images of them tackling swollen Piles and Mooney Mooney creeks.

10/25/2020 12:56:00 PM
Times News
GATE CITY — Change is on the way at the solid waste sites in Scott County. At its monthly meeting, the Scott County Board of Supervisors voted 6-1 to approve some operational changes at the ...

10/22/2020 6:30:00 PM
Anniston Star
Guitarist Miguel Comas is driven to flights of prog-rock fancy, taking the title track of “Technicolor” into Pink Floyd’s lunar lander for its last two, soaring minutes across a trippy ...

10/21/2020 6:48:44 PM
BMJ
Objective—To provide epidemiological data on whitewater kayaking injuries using a descriptive study. Methods—A retrospective survey was distributed at whitewater events and club meetings, and made ...

10/20/2020 5:14:00 AM
WSFA
No other part of the Marina was damaged. The Little Bridge Marina is located on the Coosa River, near the Southside Bridge. Units from Rainbow City Fire, Whorton Bend Fire, Southside Fire and A ...

10/20/2020 5:12:00 AM
MSN
No other part of the Marina was damaged. The Little Bridge Marina is located on the Coosa River, near the Southside Bridge. Units from Rainbow City Fire, Whorton Bend Fire, Southside Fire and A ...

10/15/2020 12:03:00 PM
Bham Now
Kellypalooza, benefiting the Coosa Riverkeeper, is Saturday, October 24 near Birmingham. Tickets on sale now. Kelly Williams (in the middle) with her Goddaughters Kelly andKatie Jones. Photo courtesy ...

10/15/2020 5:53:00 AM
BeerAdvocate
Sounds delicious and right up my alley. I'm in Bryson City NC for a week or two of seeing The Blaze of Fall, seeing old friends, camping, hiking and whitewater kayaking. I'm at The Mountain Layers ...

10/14/2020 5:49:00 PM
BeerAdvocate
Enjoying The Blaze of Fall in the beautiful Smoky Mountains of NC. I'm here for some hiking, camping and whitewater kayaking. On to the beer, I'm drinking a Peachy Keen Farrmhouse Ale a delightful mix ...

10/12/2020 6:10:42 AM
The Aspen Times
ASPEN I started whitewater kayaking when long, big-volume boats like the Dancer and the Pirouette were as radical as they came.But after a long hiatus from the sport – grad school, global wandering, ...

10/10/2020 3:30:00 AM
Rome News-Tribune
Severo Avila, my colleague across the newsroom here at the RN-T, has already lamented the loss of events from the fall calendar due to COVID-19. Thank goodness one of my ...

10/10/2020 3:30:00 AM
Cherokee Tribune
Severo Avila, my colleague across the newsroom here at the RN-T has already lamented the loss of events from the fall calendar due to COVID-19. Thank goodness one of my ...

10/7/2020 5:51:00 PM
retiring
The Georgia Water Coalition paused from its efforts to promote clean waters to celebrate what it called, “extraordinary efforts have led to cleaner rivers, stronger communities and a more sustainable ...

10/6/2020 8:15:00 AM
Rome News-Tribune
A vocal group of Georgia farmers who fought against proposals from agri-business lobbyists to push through legislation they felt would increase pollution and harm smaller farms is among the 2020 ...

10/2/2020 11:17:00 PM
Virginia Connection Newspapers
Potomac is bordered by more than 12 miles of the C&O Canal National Historical Park, including the towpath and the Potomac River. Living in Potomac provides opportunities to enjoy the sights and ...

9/30/2020 4:23:00 PM
MSN
It was the dying embers of Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa (AL) High School's game against rival Wetumpka (AL) High. They were down 30-28 on their own 41-yard line with just 2.8 seconds left. With a field ...

9/30/2020 9:53:00 AM
al.com on MSN.com
The Ark restaurant in Riverside has been a favorite of NASCAR drivers and fans for decades; now it's featured in a new Netflix movie.

9/30/2020 9:53:00 AM
al.com on MSN.com
The Ark restaurant in Riverside has been a favorite of NASCAR drivers and fans for decades; now it's featured in a new Netflix movie.

9/30/2020 5:21:00 AM
al.com
“It’s really cool.” Located on U.S. 78 near the Coosa River in the small St. Clair County town of Riverside, The Ark has a reputation for miles around for its crispy fried catfish and ...

9/30/2020 4:11:00 AM
Forbes
He works from Austin, Texas, where he engages in songwriting, wilderness backpacking, whitewater kayaking and triathlons when not reporting on personal finance and small business. I'm the Banking and ...

9/29/2020 10:47:00 AM
Pinkbike
You may remember an article on Pinkbike a few months back about the launch of a new alternative high school centered around mountain biking. Back in March when the article was published, the World ...

9/29/2020 9:38:00 AM
Chattanoogan.com
The fish is found in the Coosa River watershed in northern Alabama, northern Georgia and southeastern Tennessee. It also lives in the Conasauga River watershed, above the confluence with the ...

9/29/2020 9:30:00 AM
Center for Biological Diversity
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today designated just over 175 river miles, including 9,924 acres, as protected critical habitat for the threatened trispot darter in Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee.

9/23/2020 10:10:00 PM
Lindy's Sports
Lindy’s Football Report if back for its ninth season. Our 30-minute weekly radio show will continue through mid-December. Sponsored by U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish, the show discusses games and topics ...

9/23/2020 4:55:00 PM
Montgomery Advertiser
Checks or money orders can be made out to Alabama Wounded Blue Inc. and addressed to P. O. Box 698, Wetumpka, AL 36092. Contact Montgomery Advertiser reporter Kirsten Fiscus at 334-318-1798 or KFiscus ...

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