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Heat wave turns library into cooling center 

Grant PUD officials expect grid to meet demand

Triple-digit temperatures over several days can pose a challenge for almost anyone.

For those living in homes with inadequate AC, and for people living outdoors, it can be deadly.

“More people die from extreme heat than extreme cold,” said Molly Morris, team lead at Grand Coulee’s STAR Hub, a division of Rural Resources Community Action. “We are not strangers to this type of heat, but when it firs...


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