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Cooling Centers Open Friday For Those Without Power
While crews continue to work hard to restore power as quickly as possible to the thousands still in the dark, temperatures around the Twin Ports will soar again into uncomfortable levels. To help, a number of area businesses and organizations are offering places to cool off or even take a shower...
Amsoil Arena Offers Shelter From Excessive Heat
The Northland had been warned of excessive heat and many people were preparing by getting their fans and air conditioners in place.  However, no one was expecting the extent of damage from the early morning storm that surprised us with downed trees and power lines. Over 3,000+ people were left witho…
Important Warning Signs of Heat Related Illness To Know
Temps are expected to soar into the upper 80's and 90's.  With the dew point it will feel like 100 and we are not use to it in the Northland.  While I'm sure you'll take necessary precautions with your family.  You should know the warning signs of heat related illn…
Dangerous Heat Today
With forecasted temperatures just over 90 degrees today, we might break the record of 89 set for this day. The heat and high humidity has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a heat advisory effective from 11 am to 8 pm Tuesday for heat index values between 95 and 105 through the Twin Port…
Holy Cat Hair!
It's been hot out, and our cat enjoys hanging out on our 3 season porch.  With the increased heat, our cat starts to shed quite a bit more.  Actually, A LOT MORE!  There is cat hair everywhere.  You would think we were cat hoarders by the amount of cat hair that we pick up..…
Heat Wave Health, Safety and Survival Tips
With all the hot weather we are getting, people tend to forget basic things to keep cool. Here are a few tips
* Avoid strenuous activity between noon and 3 p.m. (the hottest time of the day). This is especially true for the elderly and people who are ill. Chi...