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Stay connected to us wherever you are! Now you can get breaking news updates along with other island information sent to you as a text message to your wireless device.

The Inquirer and Mirror has created the following message categories for you to choose from to get updates as text messages on your wireless device.

  • Breaking News - Get breaking news, daily updates and alert information for Nantucket.
  • Delays and Cancellations - Be alerted to delays and cancellations on the boats and planes serving Nantucket, as well as school closings and delays.
  • Daily Weather Forecast - Receive the island weather forecast as a text message each morning.
  • Severe Weather Alerts - Receive severe island weather warnings sent directly from the National Weather Service 24/7.
  • Entertainment News - Get information on local concerts, kids' events, the island art scene and more.
  • Nantucket Race Week - Up-to-the-minute news on Nantucket's premier sailing event. Same-day results, current weather and schedule changes.
  • Whalers Sports Scores - Receive up-to-date Nantucket High School sports scores, schedule changes and special-event information.
  • Discounts & Promotions - Save money! Receive special discounts, coupons and promotions from Inquirer and Mirror advertisers. Stay in the loop on the latest art and theater openings. Information sent directly to your cell phone, email, or both. 

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