Mobile, AL – The dusk-to-dawn curfew has been lifted in Mobile County except for Dauphin Island. Steve Huffman, a spokesperson for the Mobile County Emergency Management Agency, says that area still has a 10 p-m to 5 a-m curfew. Curfews also remain in effect in neighboring Baldwin County. Gulf Shores and Spanish Fort are maintaining a 7 p-m to 7 a-m curfew. And there's a dusk-to-dawn curfew in Bay Minette, Orange Beach, Summerdale and in the unincorporated areas of the county.
Montgomery, AL – Safety officials are warning of a new danger associated with the aftermath of Hurricane Ivan -- carbon monoxide poisoning. Three women died in an east Montgomery residence. Police believe they died from carbon monoxide poisoning from a portable generator. Mayor Bobby Bright says the women were using a generator inside during a power outage. The U-S Consumer Products Safety Commission suggests residents should not use portable generators indoors or in any enclosed area.
Washington, AL – President Bush will tour Alabama this weekend to see first-hand the destruction of Hurricane Ivan. The White House says Bush will tour Lower Alabama and Florida on Sunday. At least 20 deaths have been blamed on Ivan so far, with more than one million residents without power. Power companies say it could be days or weeks before power is restored to all.