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How to Tell If It’s Too Hot to Walk Your Dog

With 100+ degree weather we're all struggling to give our kids and pets enough "outside time." But even if your animal has been cooped up all day, you could burn their feet by walking them when the asphalt is too hot.Here's how to tell:

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Is It Hot Enough to Bake Cookies in a Car?

Frying an egg on the sidewalk is just so passe.

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107 Sunday Will Match Tri-City Temp Record For June

According to data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA-the National Weather Service folks) anything above 107 Sunday will break the single day record for Tri-Cities for the month of June.

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Meet in The Middle Tackles Our Record Temperatures for June 8 [VIDEO]

We thought it would be 'cool' (pun intended) to discuss water today.

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New bill would criminalize leaving animals in cars in adverse conditions
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State Senate Approves Bill Criminalizing Leaving Pets in Cars

If signed, a new law in Washington would assess a $125 fine to pet owners who leave an animal in a vehicle where it "might be harmed by heat, cold, or lack of proper ventilation." 

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Idaho Woman to Be Charged in Toddler Death After Leaving Child in Car

Yet another child dies after being left in a hot car.

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Video Re-Enactment of Toddler Left in Hot, Locked Vehicle Will Move You to Tears!

You may have seen this stunning video about the dangers of leaving a child locked in a vehicle.  If not,  be prepared to have an unforgettable 7 plus minutes seared into your mind forever.

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2013 NBA Finals Preview & Schedule — Miami Heat vs. San Antonio Spurs

The Miami Heat will face the San Antonio Spurs in the 2013 NBA Finals, with the best-of-seven championship series beginning on Thursday in Miami. 

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Losing Irrigation Pressure? Thank The Department Of Ecology

The blistering heat in the Mid-Columbia has brought with it more than just sun burns.

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Ridiculously High Record Temperatures Felt in the Columbia Basin

Yesterday at 5 p.m. it was 103 in the shade at my home in Kennewick. According to the local news it was only two degrees from breaking the record set in 1990. I looked out in my yard and the squirrels were so hot they couldn’t even move.

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