| Aug 3, 2011
| 1:46 PM
The latest heat wave is partially responsible for the deaths of two men, officials said today.
Their deaths pushes up the number of heat-related deaths since May to 18, officials said.
Charles Redmon, 56, of the 1200 block of West 103rd Street, died...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:26 PM
The family of Jeremiah Morris says that no matter what, he was going to finish the race at the Warrior Dash last weekend. But it was that dedication to succeed that may have cost Morris his life.
Morris, 28, suffered an apparent heat stroke and died at...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 10:11 AM
OAK CLIFF, Texas (KTLA) -- Authorities in Texas say an elderly woman died of heat exhaustion two days after reporting that her air conditioner had been stolen.
Dolores Grissom, 79, was found dead in her home in Oak Cliff on July 16 as Texas experienced...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 5:21 PM
Where is plan to cut county unemployment rate?
To the editor:
The Board of Elections in Washington County issued Report No. DP-011 dated July 1, 2011. This report, which appears to be voter registration statistics, shows that there are 36,897...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 7:39 AM
The past few weeks of heat and humidity have found us seeking air-conditioned comfort in our cars, homes and offices. When temperatures soar we know enough to stay inside where it's cool, limit our outdoor activities and drink extra fluids ... but, what...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 10:41 AM
CHICAGO (AP) — Playing sports in hot, steamy weather is safe for healthy children and teen athletes, so long as precautions are taken and the drive to win doesn't trump common sense, the nation's largest pediatricians group says.
| Aug 10, 2011
| 7:46 AM
CHICAGO — Playing sports in hot, steamy weather is safe for healthy children and teen athletes, so long as precautions are taken and the drive to win doesn’t trump common sense, the nation’s largest pediatricians group says.
| Aug 12, 2011
| 4:13 PM
The recent deaths of two Kansas City men after the Warrior Dash have raised questions regarding the responsibility of organizers of sporting events. Jeremiah Morris and Jeff Fink both died after participating in the Warrior Dash at the end of July. Morris...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 5:11 PM
The “Protect Children” campaign has begun in full force this year with our community service clubs taking the lead in the public relations fundraising for the campaign. Two weeks ago the Banners on Brand campaign came to life.
| Sep 9, 2011
| 2:47 AM
Here are helpful phone numbers and websites to report any power outages people in our area may experience:
To report an outage with PPL: PPL Customer Service at 1-800-DIAL-PPL (1-800-342-5775) To check on the status of your outage or to see outage...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 6:06 PM
An Indiana man has been charged with several federal counts of child abuse for reportedly forcing his grandsons to go on harsh hikes through the Grand Canyon.
Christopher Carlson is accused of beating his 12, 9 and 8-year-old grandsons and making them...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 6:51 PM
A Central Indiana mother flew to Arizona Thursday to rescue her three children from their grandfather for abuse authorities allege he committed during hikes at the Grand Canyon.
"I am out here. I am trying to get them back right now, I have never been...