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Summer’s First Heat Wave Arrives Today

Heat and smoke – something we’re unfortunately familiar with in NCW during the summer months. But so far this year we’ve avoided both, until this week. Marcus Bellissimo breaks it down. …

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Garden Guru – Summer Heat, Watering

Scott Parsons is your Garden Guru and joins us every Tuesday during the growing season to help us green our thumbs.

In Episode 18, Parsons talks about his cabbage and romano bean harvest, tomatoes starting to ripen and the joys of sharing your garden’s bounty.


We’re always looking for your ideas and questions for the Garden Guru.…

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Garden Guru – Cabbage, Beans, Tomatoes

Scott Parsons is your Garden Guru and joins us every Tuesday during the growing season to help us green our thumbs.

In Episode 17 Parsons talks about his cabbage and romano bean harvest, tomatoes starting to ripen and the joys of sharing your garden’s bounty.


We’re always looking for your ideas and questions for the Garden Guru.…

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Cherries Avoid Major Hit From Recent Rain, Wind

Cherry growers in the region have not seen significant weather damage during the harvest season that began in June. Warm temperatures in late May eliminated an anticipated delay for growers in the Wenatchee Valley and throughout the Pacific Northwest.

BJ Thurlby is President of the Washington State Tree Fruit Commission.

In an update released last week, the Northwest Cherry Growers estimates that this year’s crop is expected to be just shy of 24 million boxes – each weighing 20 pounds.…

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It’s Not Summer Yet, But This Week Sure Feels Like It

Forecasters say people in much of the Pacific Northwest should prepare for warmer than normal temperatures this week with highs into the 90s in some areas.

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory from noon today through tomorrow night.

And although we can expect temperatures to cool off next week, they’ll still remain above normal, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.…

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