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What Happens To Our Bodies When It's Hot Out?

OPB | Aug. 3, 2017 2:36 p.m. | Portland

Here's how our bodies respond when hot weather strikes.

Health | News | Water

Portland Parks Hope To Make A Splash During Weekend Heat Wave

Portland Tribune | June 3, 2016 1:29 p.m.

With a mini-heat wave threatening to break records Saturday and Sunday, Portland Parks and Recreation will turn on its interactive fountains and splash pads so kids (and their parents) can cool off.

World | News | Environment

July Was Earth's Hottest Month On Record

AP | Aug. 20, 2015 11:33 a.m.

Earth just keeps getting hotter. July was the planet's warmest month on record, smashing old marks, U.S. weather officials said.

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Heat Wave Rips Through Portland

OPB | Aug. 18, 2015 12:22 p.m.

The National Weather Service reported Tuesday that the city of Portland officially logged its 25th day this year that topped 90 degrees, a first for the area.

local | News | OPB News Blog

Deal Closes On Portland's Heathman Hotel

OPB | Dec. 17, 2014 2:38 p.m. | Portland

Portland Business Journal reports that the Heathman Hotel was sold to LaSalle Hotel Properties, based in Bethesda, Maryland.

local | News | OPB News Blog

Top Stories: Cast Your Ballot On Election Day, Cougar Reported In Eugene

OPB | Nov. 4, 2014 7:45 a.m. | Portland

Headlines for Tuesday, Nov. 4: Today is Election Day, so be sure to cast your ballot; another cougar has been reported near Hendricks Park in Eugene; Athena may pass its policing to the Umatilla County sheriff's office; and more.