Lake St. Louis Firefighters Face Heat Wave in Broken TrucksThe heat wave is bearing down hard on the Lake St. Louis Fire Department - all three of its aging firetrucks have broken air conditioners.
Hundreds Of Thousands Of Tomatoes Rotting In Field Due To Heat WaveTomatoes are rotting on the vine at an Illinois farm.
Ferguson Woman Found Dead in Unairconditioned HomeSt. Louis County has reported its first heat-related death this summer.
Tough Year for Illinois FarmersBrad Schwab, with the Illinois field office of the USDA says the results are, as you can expect, terrible.
St. Louis County Confirms First Heat DeathThe 72-year-old Northwoods woman was discovered inside her home Friday.
Lightning Strike Injurers 5Two adults and three children were camping at St. Joe State Park near Park Hills Saturday when lightning struck nearby.
Heat Wave Blamed For More Than 30 Deaths Across CountryAmericans in much of the country will be getting a slight break from the oppressive heat on Sunday, one day after temperatures rose to above 100 degrees from the central states to the mid-Atlantic. Yet for many, the cooler temperatures won't exactly be comfortable, falling only into the 90s.
Report: Kansas Corn Crop Deteriorating Amid Heat The latest government report is painting a deteriorating portrait of the Kansas corn crop.
Tips To Stay Cool During The Heat WaveHelpful tips on how to stay cool and comfortable during the next few days.
Heat Figures Show Shocking Jump, Claims Another VictimThe amount of heat illnesses and deaths this summer is an enormous increase over last year.
Cool Down St. Louis Finding More Elderly without Air ConditionersCharity finds a woman in her 80s without AC. in the nick of time.
Alton Man Confirmed As Area's 17th Heat Death Of SummerWindow air conditioner was turned off to keep costs down.