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Seriously, you need that sun block.  With temperatures expected to creep up toward 100 degrees at times, Providence Milwaukie Hospital ER Doctor Chad Byars has a reminder: lather it on every couple hours, and don't forget about the little ones. 

 

Dr. Byars says sports drinks will help rehydrate and suggests checking on elderly neighbors and family members as the weekend progresses. Their bodies do not adjust to the heat as quickly as younger bodies and some prescription drugs can make the heat even more unbearable.

Help Puerto Rico

Most organizations are asking for cash, rather than supplies, so they can route help to where it’s needed most more quickly. Here are some of the largest groups with campaigns underway:

 

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  • Click on the link for the latest conditions on the mountain passes.

 

  • Intersection of NW Broadway Street and NW Delaware for waterline replacement project, road closures with detours clearly marked for thru traffic, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily with roads opened nightly. Motorists are encouraged to avoid this area and use Bond Street and Wall Street.

 

  • Nels Anderson Road between Nels Anderson Place and Brandis Court, single northbound shoulder closure will be in effect, two-way traffic to be maintained. Project completion expected December 2017.