YAKIMA — Despite drought and a heat wave this summer, Washington growers produced a record 59.4 million pounds of hops this year.
Date: 12/30/2015 | Business Wire
STARTUP — People here are being asked to conserve water after one of two wells that supply the unincorporated town's drinking water ran dry. The Wallace River aquifer provides water for the wells. But it has dropped to historic lows because of the drought this summer.
Date: 08/07/2015 | Local News
Before you go take a shower or water the garden, consider some numbers. If it weren’t so hot, I’d say they are chilling.
Date: 07/19/2015 | Local News
BAGHDAD — Iraqi policeman Ziad Radi is no stranger to hot weather, but his sun-blasted face is testament that even for seasoned Iraqis, the weather on Thursday was almost too hot to bear.
Date: 07/17/2015 | Nation & World
MADRID — Spain’s meteorological agency Saturday warned people to brace for high temperatures across much of the country over the coming days, amid a lingering European heat wave.
Date: 07/05/2015 | Nation & World
From Seattle to Salt Lake City, the West is baking under record heat. Temperatures reaching the triple digits have made fire conditions extreme and sent folks looking for relief heading into the Fourth of July weekend. Unfortunately, the forecast in many areas calls for more sun and...
Date: 07/02/2015 | Northwest
In almost forty years of living in Index I have never seen conditions this dry, or fire hazards this high, in our town this early in the summer. Outside of town the U.S. Forest Service fire hazard sign points to "High" with Industrial Precaution Class ll. There is a ban on...
Date: 07/02/2015 | Commentary
WASHINGTON — Federal records show that this winter and the first two months of 2015 were the hottest on record globally, with a chilly U.S. East sticking out like a cold thumb in a toastier world.
Date: 03/19/2015 | Nation & World