Heat

New Ordiance Could Save Pets
Every year when temperatures rise we see countless stories about dogs dying because they are left trapped in hot cars. Ketchum is trying to pass a new ordinance to help those animals.
Signs of Dehydration
With temperatures reaching over 90 degrees in the Magic Valley it is time to be aware of home much your kids are in the sun and how much water they are really drinking.
Could You Survive a Hot Car?
There have been far too many stories in the news this summer about parents leaving their kids in the car while they go in and shop. This is not okay! We all know that a quick trip in the store can end up being much more than that.
Fire Season to Heat Up
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Wildfire experts say states across the West are now at the highest risk of the season for wildfires as hot weather patterns continue to dry out fuels and forests across the region. Ed Delgado at the National Interagency Fire Center says the biggest concern in August comes for Northern Rockies states like Idaho, Montana and Wyoming, as well as Great Basin states like Utah, Nevad
Reminder: Summer Heat Hard on Seniors
As the temperatures heat up the AARP is reminding folks that the summer heat can be serious for seniors. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more people die each year from extreme heat exposure than deaths caused by floods, lightning, tornadoes, and hurricanes combined...