cooling stations

Afternoon Round-Up 7/2/12

Jul 2, 2012
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Today on NPR: When Star Wars fans saw that the dwelling in the Tunisian desert was decaying, they jumped into hyperspace — OK, the Internet — to save it. A call on Facebook to help restore the sandy igloo first featured in Episode IV: A New Hope netted $11,000.

Rising Temps:

Ten counties in our area have opened cooling stations.

Ten counties in our area have opened cooling stations, giving the public with a place to avoid high temperatures and reduce health risks caused by excessive heat. 

The City of Clarksville opens cooling stations today to aid residents during record high temperatures. 

Cooling stations are open today in Hopkins County, Kentucky and Henry County, Tennessee as temperatures reach record highs.