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Severe Drought Threatens Midwest Corn Crops

2012 Was 10th Driest Year in Illinois History

State climatologist Jim Angel says the timing of the drought, and the heat, were brutal on the crops.

01/03/2013

hot-sun

2012 Sizzles Its Way Into The Record Books

Mercury hit 105 nearly a dozen times in St. Louis this summer.

09/03/2012

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Dead fish

Fish Kill Reported in St. Joseph Lake

State officials say heat and drought caused the death of about 20,000 fish.

08/09/2012

KMOX/Kevin Killeen

July Heat Broke 1930s Dust Bowl Record

And even less a surprise: The U.S. keeps setting records for weather extremes include drought, heavy rainfall, unusual temperatures, and storms.

08/08/2012

thermometer

Summer 2012: Not An Anomaly But The New Normal

Number of heat waves per summer have doubled since the 1940’s.

07/31/2012

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Heat Doesn’t Deter Cardinals’ Fans

Despite heat fans are still filling the ballpark

07/26/2012

Record-Breaking Heat Wave Hits Southern California

St. Louis Sets, Ties Three Heat Records In One Day

With a high of 107 and a low of 86, three records were broken on July 25.

07/25/2012

Dangerous heat

First Heat Death Reported in St. Charles County

The 64-year-old man was found in his mobile home on July 7.

07/24/2012

2011 World Series Game 7 - Texas Rangers v St Louis Cardinals

Fans Find New Use For Rally Towels

Many fans soaked their towels in water and put them on their heads to keep cool.

07/22/2012

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