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CLIMATE CRISIS ROUND-UP: Kentucky braces for extreme heat just days after record flooding

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Extreme heat could complicate recovery efforts in Eastern Kentucky. Temperatures are forecast to rise to around 27� to 32�C this week. The combination of the heat and humidity could make it feel even hotter. The governor encouraged people to seek relief from the sun at cooling centres across the flood-impacted region.
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K-9 Assists National Guard With Flood-Relief Efforts in Kentucky

A K-9 surveyed the flooded Kentucky landscape from a helicopter as it prepared to help Kentucky National Guard members with flood-relief efforts in the state on Friday, July 29. Video released by the US Army National Guard and filmed by Sgt Jesse Elbouab shows the dog wearing goggles as it flew in the helicopter over Hazard. The Kentucky National Guard said the team’s mission included supporting soldier movement, delivering supplies and surveyin…

2 months ago·Southport, Australia
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PBS NewsHourPBS NewsHour

Extreme heat complicates recovery efforts in Kentucky after major flooding

Eastern Kentucky is facing a new danger after last week's devastating floods. Relief workers on Wednesday labored in heat indexes climbing to 100 degrees, as clean-up operations continued. More than 400 national guard troops are also deployed across the region to help residents. Misty Thomas, executive director of the Western Kentucky chapter of the Red Cross, joins John Yang to discuss.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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The MercuryThe Mercury

K-9 Assists National Guard With Flood-Relief Efforts in Kentucky

A K-9 surveyed the flooded Kentucky landscape from a helicopter as it prepared to help Kentucky National Guard members with flood-relief efforts in the state on Friday, July 29. Video released by the US Army National Guard and filmed by Sgt Jesse Elbouab shows the dog wearing goggles as it flew in the helicopter over Hazard. The Kentucky National Guard said the team’s mission included supporting soldier movement, delivering supplies and surveyin…

2 months ago·Hobart, Australia
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The Courier-JournalThe Courier-Journal

2 country music stars from Kentucky chip in as flooding recovery efforts continue

Kentucky-born superstars Chris Stapleton and Tyler Childers put boots on the ground in Eastern Kentucky to assist those impacted by the floods.

2 months ago·Louisville, United States
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Daily MaverickDaily Maverick

CLIMATE CRISIS ROUND-UP: Kentucky braces for extreme heat just days after record flooding

The climate crisis is being felt and dealt with in various ways worldwide. In these climate shorts, we aim to give a round-up of the latest developments and news from across the globe.

2 months ago·South Africa
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Madison man travels to Kentucky to help with flood relief

Scott Adler is traveling to eastern Kentucky to help people who have been devastated by recent flooding

2 months ago
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