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Public Input Needed In Ottawa Fireworks Date

Posted by wlpo on July 7, 2012

When should Ottawa redo its shortened fireworks display?

The group Ottawa First is taking your suggestions of a makeup date on their Facebook page.  The non-profit group which raises money for Ottawa’s fireworks is meeting Thursday in hopes of picking an official date.

This past Wednesday night’s fireworks show ended after about 10 minutes when there was a computer malfunction.

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One More Day Of Terrible Heat

Posted by wlpo on July 7, 2012

The light at the end of the tunnel is near, just one more day of dangerous heat.

An Excessive Heat Warning is in effect today for the entire listening area with highs expected to be between 100 and 105.  Factor in the humidity, and it’ll feel like 110 to 115.

Relief comes tomorrow with the high is expected to be in the mid-80s.  It’s expected to stay in the 80s until at least Friday.

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