Excessive Heat Warning

FAIRDALE, IL - APRIL 09: Crews search wreckage on the IL-72 after a tornado came through the town earlier in the day on April 9, 2015 in Fairdale, Illinois. According to reports, seven people were injured and one person was killed when tornadoes and thunderstorms passed through the northwestern suburbs of Chicago. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Two Illinois Counties Declared Disaster Areas

Two Northern Illinois counties have been declared disaster areas by Governor Bruce Rauner after surveying damage from two tornadoes.

04/10/2015

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Excessive Heat Warning Extended

St. Louisans won’t be out of the grip of heat wave until Wednesday at the earliest.

08/24/2014

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Heat Toll Rises, Warnings Persist

The heat deaths in the St. Louis area now total 14, with three in the county.

07/29/2011

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Hospitals Continue to Treat Heat Problems

The excessive heat warning is expected to end Thursday night after nearly two weeks.

07/27/2011

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City’s 3rd Heat Death Reported

AC not running in woman’s apartment

07/20/2011

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Hot Cars: A Death Trap for Children

Children playing in an unattended car accounts for nearly one third of all child deaths inside vehicles due to the heat.

07/12/2011

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Granite City Man Falls Victim to Heat

Officials: Air conditioner wasn’t working.

07/11/2011

Heat Warning Declared

Heat index could reach up to 115 today, 110 Tuesday.

07/11/2011

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Excessive Heat Warning Posted

Heat indexes in St. Louis could be well above 100 for next few days.

07/10/2011