Cooling centers around Iowa City, Cedar Rapids, the Quad Cities and Waterloo

It’s hot. Really hot. On Thursday, around 150 million Americans were under heat alerts, with temperatures across the Midwest exceeding 100 degrees Fahrenheit. “Even those places that are used to extreme heat have never seen as hot as it is […]

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Des Moines Fire Department, IMPACT collect fans and A/C units to beat the heat

With temperatures lingering in the high 80s and 90s, creating heightened risk for heat-related illness, community action organization IMPACT has teamed up with the Des Moines Fire Department to provide families with a cooling solution. IMPACT asks the community to […]

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