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Cities Build Splash Pads to Cool off Residents

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02:05 min | 5 months ago

Cities Build Splash Pads to Cool off Residents

"With just a bit more than four thousand residents carro is the biggest city in tuscaloosa county. About one hundred miles north of detroit. There's a growing danger from heatwaves in the patchwork of rural communities like this one all across michigan in the state's largest local health department heat related pediatric emergency room visits. Have almost in just the last couple of years. Carro is landlocked surrounded by farms to the north and woods to the south. But today city manager matt lane is ready to get drenched. If you hear blood-curdling screams of just a freezing water touching my skin. That's not it's fine. Lean has traded in his shirt and tie for a swimsuit to try out. The city's new splash pad. He takes a deep breath and steps into the cold spray on a day. When the temperature is pushing ninety degrees he's headed for an oversized bucket about four feet tall. And almost as wide diameter perched on a tower of pipes and bound lane asks the kids playing here where to stand lane says this new public water feature is a way for kids to get out their energy on hot days. Shelly volmer says it's working. She's here with her daughter. And i can't get him to leave. They don't wanna go splash pads like this are popping up in some surprising places in small cities across the northern us. Burlington north dakota rothschild wisconsin and sars l. Minnesota have all recently installed splash pads that perfect summer to have our first year. Lashed has been really hot. Has we that at ninety quite a few days this year nikki sweeter organizes community engagement for sars l. She says those once ray or ninety degree days are more common now than she remembers in an odd twist. It's actually been so hot and dry this summer. That the new splash pad has had to

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02:34 min | 1 year ago

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"Those coming down 65 into the junction. All right, Janice. All right, toy. Thank you. What we start out with some major news regarding the fight against Cove in 19. Fizer and buying techs say that they've received permission for emergency use of their covert 19 vaccine in Britain now, But British media reporting that hospitals in England I've been told to get ready to start vaccinations for medical workers as early as next week. Now, other countries are not far behind. Regulators in the U. S. And the European Union are also vetting the Fizer shot along with a similar vaccine made by their competitors. Moderna incorporated that British regulators also are considering Another shark made by AstraZeneca and Oxford University. Fizer says the FDA is expected to make a decision about their vaccine next week. Well this morning. We're checking the state's latest cove in 19 risk indicator map to see how many counties were in a very high risk category. Well, despite an increase in cases were hospitalizations related to covet. There are just five Alabama counties in the red right now, most of the state in the orange that indicates high risk counties. But Jefferson and Shelby are still high risk. This means both counties Have had decreasing case counts over the past week. Tuscaloosa County also seeing a downward trend, and while you may be hospital is holding steady, with 125 patients battling the disease, this is still a record high, though, since the pandemic began, doctor Jean Meraz Oh says that she expects that number to go higher. Because they haven't seen that expected surge of the Thanksgiving holiday. The fact that our hospitals have the potential to be overwhelmed, and that means if you have chest pain, or you think you're having a stroke, or you have a fever, and it's not covert. Maybe you have a bacterial infection. It means that if you go to the ER, you could potentially be turned away to go to another hospital. Or you may be waiting in that e R for a really long time. Doctor. Morocco says that more U A B workers are also getting infected in the community, which is putting an additional burden on the hospital. Well, states They'll have a deadline from the federal government to submit their covert 19 vaccine distribution plans at deadline is Friday. The government wants to know where Alabama along with other states, one vaccine shipments delivered. While governors will have the final say and how to distribute the vaccines for their states and is expected most. If not all, governors will follow the federal guidance Well this morning..

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01:40 min | 1 year ago

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"19 cases now, including probables. That's up more than 14,000. In just the last week more than 5600 new cases reported just over the weekend. Our port for the weather for this week so far has been great. It has and West. You're tracking some storms out there. Yeah, we're tracking in the tropics. We've got a powerful hurricane iota that you can actually see on some of these monitors. Here. We have a looping making its way into Central America. One thing I want to point out here is we got a first Lord Foursome Frost out there here at home tonight may wanna go ahead protect those plants Even as far south as Birmingham, Northern Tuscaloosa County. You can see where the National Weather Service has counties to the east in areas to the north of Birmingham, highlighted in the frost advisor. Here's looking that hourly forecasts What I wanna do is walking through tomorrow we start off in the upper thirties toe low forties and many areas around 67 o'clock and watch the temperature it it's kind of a struggle to warm up tomorrow even though we're going to have some sunshine that should help us out with the comfort levels, But the bottom line here is hold on to that jacket right on into the afternoon and the winds are going to pick up you see, gusting 13 to 15 MPH 2 to 3 o'clock It is gonna be a windy Afternoon, and that's going to add to the chill out there during the day tomorrow, But let me show you here just got the updated advisory. We've been watching What's going on with hurricane I owe to the maximum winds. Now at 1 55 is still a strong cat. For like the wind gust 190 MPH will show you where this one's going and your first alert forecast. Birmingham Mayor Randall Would Finn is pushing a proposal to bring back up to 132 City employees furloughed because of the pandemic and our large extra tonight on how this plan would work and, more importantly, where the money is coming from..

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02:54 min | 1 year ago

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"Boarded up, You know, I played Democrats voted against Trump Administration four more years. There's a lot more damage they're going. Todo Former Vice President Joe Biden made two stops in Pennsylvania today, urging voters to support as he tries to win a state president. Trump won in 2016 by less than a percentage point. Pennsylvania votes will take a while to be counted now, as long as they're postmarked today that absentee ballot deadline here is Friday. Lisa Thanks, Tanya some other information for our Fox News decision. Jazz President Trump also racks up some electoral votes at this hour. The Fox News decision Desk can now project that Trump will easily win the state of Alabama. The president will also prevail in Mississippi, according to the Fox News voter analysis. You will not be shocked to learn that the Republican president will breeze past his Democratic challenger in the state of Tennessee and Fox can also protect the Trump will win Missouri. America is listening. The Fox News This is a local election update from the decision desk now here's Auntie Norville. The Poles. The polls are now closed in Alabama and a large turnout statewide to probate judges investigating long lines at the trustful city Hall. The top three. All right to probe of the polls are now closed in Alabama. Large Ternate statewide to probate judges investigating long lines that trust Bill City Hall today, as well as Horizon Church. INVEST A B Hills Secretary of state John Merrill's office says that church was just not large enough to handle the number of registered voters assigned that polling site. It was a 2 to 3 hour waited one point. They got the wait time down to about an hour and a half by five o'clock. They had add more registration stations for voters. Also, Jefferson County Board of Registrars did get a call earlier today about somebody campaigning too close to a polling site. We heard about that in Tuscaloosa County to all that was over No big deal. They had to move on and interesting and frustrating issue in Halina earlier today, traffic so bad In the early morning, some poll workers were late to getting getting to their posts. With record turnout. We may see results a little later than usual tonight, just so they can count all the votes See, Alabama has a record 3.7 million registered voters. Secretary of State John Merrill, confident in the integrity of the election today in Alabama. We've.

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02:33 min | 1 year ago

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"In the 60 Salo, 70 71 in Birmingham, and we've got 62 seventies and most locations there you can see In Tuscaloosa County 69 degrees Therein. The capstone 68 in the hall Colin is at 68 in the Bib County 67 into Centerville West Block tins at 65 degrees, So most of us are in the sixties, got a few clouds out there on first alert, contract radar and shaping up to be a day just like Jill was talking about yesterday. So We have Ah, rain chance, but it's more for this afternoon and it looks like it's going to be an isolated event. The next 24 hours shows right here three PM today we could see maybe some isolated showers there in the Shelby County, Jefferson County, Tuscaloosa. Maybe bib and Perry counties at that time, So you know a lot of us staying dry, but we could get a few isolated showers. Tomorrow. We have a chance of rain, but it looks like most of that is coming through in the early morning hours of tomorrow, so a lot of us will probably still be asleep. I sure hope to be at 4 A.m.. And that's when some heavy rain could be rolling on through our area so primarily affecting us in the morning hours if you want to get outside. And enjoy the day tomorrow. I think it'd be better to do it in the afternoon hours because the morning could be covered up with some rainfall. That's case. Alright, We're tracking the tropics. Ah, and we do have a little disturbance in the Caribbean. Looks like it's going. Move over into the Atlantic, though we also have Absalon that's turning around out there. That's not posing a threat to anyone. So you could keep abreast of the tropics yourself through our first alert weather at 30% Chance of rain for today and that carries over to tomorrow morning where we have a chance of showers. Sunday. The rain tapers off a little bit, and we've got Quiet weather to begin our new work week there is disturbance coming in from the Gulf of Mexico. It's expected to give us a chance of rain Wednesday into Thursday of next week. And if you check out the 10 day forecast on our weather app, you'll see the cooler air is set to arrive as we get into next weekend, so on our 10 day forecast All right. We'll have more coming up. Got some football forecast. Just guests in just a moment. Here is toy. All right, Taking a look at things for my Shelby County folks coming up by 65 North bound into awards junks in Junction. You're all good to.

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02:47 min | 1 year ago

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"Up. Let's check in with Oi! All right. We have good news for you. This morning. We are taking a look at our 59 North Valley. Where we did have an accident at Deer Foot Parkway is what it's talking about Road and the interstate was close. We'll look. Things are clear down. That's great news this morning as we are kickoff this 5 30 half hour again. I'm elated because you know how the last few days have been Also looking at I 65 North bound, provokes coming in from Shelby County. You're all good to go. Nothing. Any issues with your commute there as well as 2 80 for 59. You're looking good as well. All right. I'll have more for you The next time I come to you all right. Oi, Thornton with your first trip, All right. Thank you, sir. Right now A suspect is in custody as the Tuscaloosa violent crimes unit. They're investigating shots that were fired at a Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's deputy and several Woodstock police officers, and this happened last night on Apple Valley Road in Mukalla. Luckily, no one was injured, but we're working to get more information and will certainly bring you Any new developments we get on that. Meanwhile, final preparations are underway for tonight's presidential debate. Before the big election, President Trump and Joe Biden will meet on stage at Belmont University in Nashville. Now, of course, there will be Cove in 19 safety protocols in place and remember the new rule. Now organizer's will be able to cut microphones off when each respective candidate is answering questions, but then open them back up during rebuttals. However, interruptions will count against their time and first lady Melania Trump expected to be in attendance tonight at the debate. She will be there after the first lady had canceled a scheduled appearance in Pennsylvania. You may remember earlier this week and I said that was due to a lingering cough from Cove in 19. I mean, while you're looking at the former president Barack Obama campaigning for Joe Biden in Pennsylvania, this is in Philadelphia. Here. Pennsylvania course, one of the key battleground states that is actually showing a tightening race in some polls. The former president made a lot of stops, including speaking at a drive in rally Also using that megaphone on a sidewalk there. He is a former vice president has not been out campaigning the last few days, apparently prepping for the debate here in Alabama. Probate judges have a new strategy to ensure that there are enough poll workers in Alabama come Election day. Students can now in turn his poll workers they can do everything that AH poll worker can do except handle a ballot or determined voter eligibility. One probate judge says student poll workers at an extra layer of protection in case there are not enough workers or some of them. Can't make it. We're still trying to maintain the social distancing with inside the poles. But in looking forward to that we may have some that are maybe eel or can't participate on Election Day. We're trying to pack those poles.

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04:23 min | 1 year ago

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"Positive test results will be reported in student and their parent or guardian. They are then asked to report any positive test to the school. Well, there is an important deadline today for Tuscaloosa County School. Parents looking to switch their child from remote to in person learning and go to Luca's joins us live this morning to tell you what parents need to know. Good morning you go. Good morning. My parents of virtual learners within the Tuscaloosa County School system have just about a few more hours if they want to change their current plan to an in person learning setting, so this is really an opportunity for parents to see if Campus Learning environments is a better fit for their current remote Lerner and car remote learners or their parents must fill out a survey to let their school know their decision. And once the student has made their selection of either an on campus learning or melt learning plan for the second nine weeks, the next opportunity to make another change. Won't be until the third nine weeks. So testes a county school parents and students have until about noon today to fill out this second, nine weeks. Remote learner a survey and we're gonna have that available for parents aren't baby you're seeing Muzak shortly. So again, you have until noon. If you want to switch your remote learner, too, in person learning for the second nine weeks, trying it out. Morning line this morning, so she look at you. You're see Fox six news underside. To go to a leaders with the same Clark County school system say that they are pleased with the efforts in place to minimize the spread of the virus within their district. ST. Clair County becomes the latest system to reporter less than 1% positive test rate. And because of those low numbers, the superintendent Mike Howard, says they're looking to stop its hybrid model by December. You know, In the beginning, we were extremely nervous. And that was the reason why we decided to do the staggered starts so that we could teach the new protocols. And really, that was a major turning point for us. But once we were ready to go, you know full full go 100% occupancy students and are trained on the safety protocols, and we've already established routines. The ST Clair County school system joins Hoover, Chilton County and at a walk county schools and having a less than 1% positive test rate. Well, we are learning a little bit more about what triggered a security alert at the Birmingham International. The Birmingham International Airport. Birmingham Airport officials tell us that police spotted and not authorized person outside the security area of the airport around four Saturday afternoon, and while they investigated the runway was closed for about 10 minutes. Closure force the flight to divert to Montgomery. So they later flew back to Birmingham. No other flights were impacted. Well, the lady's a people. Alabama is ranked second. All burned is seventh and the latest a people after they're winds on Saturday. Alabama, meanwhile, has their media day today as they get set the host tank to saying him next. Let's take a look. Alabama more Saturday night at Missouri came out blazing in the first half. Jalen Waterboy. He had him a game catch of the day. Watch him here that had that such down there, but they watch him just lay out between two defenders. For a great catch. Excuse me. There's not to hear it. I missed the great catcher Mack Jones also had a good game there as Alabama jumped out to a big lead, Nadia by the way at 120 Yards, three touchdowns. Second half was kind of men, but Bama wins, 38 19 coach statement says Definitely definitely a different atmosphere, but happy they competed hard. Our players really play hard and they competed. Um And and I don't think the spirit of the game was different in terms of having fans and but I don't think the competitive spirit that the players played with and how hard they played, how hard they tried and what they were trying to get accomplished. I don't think that was any different than it ever is. All right. So there's a Here's the waddle catch I referred to earlier That's not it either. It'll be in dubs up next Friday. How about that you offered they had a great game against Kentucky was tight, though, at first, Let's take a look at that one full right now, if we could They came out of nowhere from started out behind. But then boy, D. J. Williams. I mean, he is going to be a first round pick had.

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01:41 min | 1 year ago

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"It is a Monday Good morning. We're glad you're with us today. I'm James Rodgers. And I'm like Devil is great to have you and everybody. We are busy there in the first layer Weather sooner Mickey and mad already in trying to track what's going on with Sally Micky. What's the latest? Well, Matt and, uh, excuse me. Matt and I are looking at this. Mike and Janice, We're taking a look at a flash flood watch This posted for Jefferson County Southward from Tropical Storm Sally Sally is expected to become a hurricane in Ah, before it makes landfall. As we take a look at our computers here. This is the projected path and making landfall is a cat one hurricane And moving up the remnant low from this system moving up through Alabama, and as a result, we could see potentially a whole lot of rainfall in the central and south Alabama. Right now we're looking at variably cloudy skies and there is the flash flood watch you can see it includes at Tuscaloosa County, Jefferson County. ST Clair County into Calhoun County southward, and that includes Shelby County as well in the Talladega, Bibb County, Chilton County, Coosa County and Green Inhale County so we could see Just a torrential amount of rain that could be headed our way We're in the seventies now forecast to make it up close to 90 degrees this afternoon forecast very similar to yesterday with only a 20 Maybe 30% chance of rain for For some, we're going to take a look at traffic right now with Mr Toy Thornton. All right. Thank you very much, Mickey. Taking a look at clothes for my people out in T town. You are all good to go. If you're heading out on this Monday morning,.

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01:47 min | 1 year ago

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"303 USE radio 1055. We are C siding, Corona virus concerns and the impact of University of Alabama students. Tuscaloosa mere Walt Maddox, shutting down all bars in the city for two weeks, medics in the USA President Stuart Bell Holding a press conference announcing new executive orders. Bell says the rise in Copan 19 cases in the community is unacceptable in action is being taken now to ensure a successful fall, he says. The stew It is, though, were doing their part. Are students are being extremely compliant. They're working very hard. And our challenge is not the students. Our challenge is the virus. Maddix now issuing two executive orders, one shuts down all the bars in the city for 14 days that starts at five o'clock this afternoon. The second order eliminates bar services at restaurants for the next 14 days. He says he knows that bars and restaurants have been disproportionately affected by closures during the pandemic in the near future. I will be working with the City Council and looking at how we can make investments to our bars and restaurants to help him in this difficult time. He's also asking the ABC board too close bars throughout Tuscaloosa County. I'm Leah Brandon Another missing soldier at Fort Hood. Family members say 23 year old sergeant Elder Fernandez was dropped off at his home a week ago and hasn't been heard from since. His mother says he will never just is a pig to call me and tell me I'm OK. Don't worry. He wanted that for no reason something is going on with him. Immunities and mobile involvement. Counties under a flood advisory is to tropical storm swirling the Gulf. First up Marco, which.

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01:41 min | 1 year ago

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"A wreck on Interstate 65 north of the junction with 2059 last night when they found a driver dead from a bullet wound Sergeant Darius Maldon right now for them. Their investigations may indicate This may have been a victim of targeted, so we don't believe at this moment that it was someone randomly traveling 65 that was shot in police Ask anyone who may have seen something while driving through that area last night to contact them. Tuscaloosa County Man behind bars confessing to killing his wife, James Sheppard, accused in the death of Megan Shepard. She was shot to death in their home near Brooklyn students in several school systems heading back to class this week. That includes trustful on Wednesday, a neon on Thursday and Shelby in Talladega County schools also back to class on Thursday. I mean gene or fell Your next news at 10 more beckon less than two minutes on these radio, 1055 w e r c and I heart radio station. Welcome, Teo at home with Meghan. This show is all about me. Being home. My first guest is my cat Bear Hebert. So, Barry, did you knock over my cereal bowl this morning? Because I feel like I smell the old milk on your tail. Earlier, you might be tempted to make a podcast. Don't instead. Listen to one of ours. I hard radio over 300,000 podcasts. You're listening to the meditating with Melissa podcast. I'm your host. Melissa. Today we're going to focus on getting rid of anxiety by bringing awareness in such bringing awareness into the present moment..

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01:42 min | 1 year ago

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"Good morning Mickey is there a possibility said that some people could see some strong storms today yes I would think west of I. sixty five we have that potential maybe some gusty winds there is a wind advisory for some of our counties and that includes Tuscaloosa county westward today there's also a petition possibility of strong to severe storms the nation's storm prediction center has us in a slight risk category for seeing severe storms in that same area primarily gusty winds we can't rule out an isolated spin up tornado so let's just be weather aware today highs near eighty five degrees about a fifty to sixty percent chance of showers for the rest of us seventy four our overnight low we've got a forty percent chance of rain tomorrow with highs in the upper eighties on Tuesday from the WBRC first alert weather center I'm looking for is in Alabama thanks so much Mickey right now steals seventy eight in Tuscaloosa A&E and Birmingham it's eight fifty four this is Alabama's morning news ready set prep prep is a daily prescription medication that could prevent you from getting HIV find out if you qualify today apply now and get your prep dot com that's get your prep dot com slash Alabama this morning news with Jay Z. hopefully we'll be back tomorrow he's got a little bit of the vertigo I've never had vertigo but apparently.

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01:46 min | 1 year ago

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"So what's the threat here that's what we can look at just about welcome and everyone it is five AM Janice Rogers and I'm like they're really good to have you with us this morning let's get right to it begins tracking that storm right now he makes yes Cristobal is a tropical depression as you mentioned sustained winds thirty five miles per hour here's a center of circulation right there on the corner of Louisiana and Mississippi it's moving to the north northwest at ten miles per hour is expected to curl back around hit into the Ohio valley going into at some point on Wednesday we'll probably be dealing with the brunt of the rains and wind from increased of all two days so it looks like a west Alabama far west Alabama has the greatest threat of storms the greatest threat of the U. S. stronger winds in the heavier rainfall too right now we're seeing some rain into Pickens county Tuscaloosa county on into green inhale parts of Bibb county southern parts of Chilton county a wind advisory for the same counties going into seven PM with wind gusts up to thirty five miles per hour we also have a slight risk of severe storms the primary threats gonna be gusty winds but we won't rule out an isolated tornadoes so let's just be weather aware if you're out of the house just monitor your first alert weather app were in the seventies now we get into around nine AM about seventy seven degrees from there at lunch time about eighty one a chance of some scattered showers and thunderstorms today or a minute remember some gusty winds and maybe some stronger storms for west Alabama let's check in with Derek I make is we are all here in the five o'clock hour we always talk about traffic surprises we have one for you this morning this is a live look at the ramp from.

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01:35 min | 1 year ago

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"Plus dozens gather in Birmingham to stand against the death of a black man in police custody in Minneapolis and on your way WBRC fox six news at ten good evening we start today with another big jump in covert cases in Alabama the state adding nearly five hundred new cases bringing the total number to sixteen thousand five hundred and thirty five hundred ninety one folks in the state have died that is eight more deaths that we are monitoring this time last night and health experts say a rise in cases those blue bars that were going off it's often because we're doing more testing what I state health officer Dr Scott here is warning that's not the reason we're seeing cases jump in Walker county were they've added more than a hundred in just the past week we also know when we're taking a hot spot that has occurred there and so she did with the business in Walker county we've had dozens of cases associated with that the health department has been involved in working with the business there in reaching out to the community that's been affected by that so there's absolutely an increase in the rate of cases another concern is Tuscaloosa county mayor Walt Maddox reporting eighty three people at DCH being treated for covert nineteen almost doubling that number the last four days but he says he's not ready yet to announce any new orders or restrictions the city needs your help all the executive orders in the world can compel people ultimately to do the right thing Bruce has some health officials worried about a potential second wave twice this week in Alabama we hit highs of new.

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02:07 min | 1 year ago

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"People's lives at risk that is not an answer want to peacefully protest peacefully protest don't hurt other people in the process what justice it's sometimes as we know in the cold we became Kay's way too slow but it will happen afternoon I'm Jim Verity the latest on a corona virus outbreak at the nursing home details coming up first traffic and weather together in Trussville still looking at some heavy and slow traffic highway eleven from the interstate up to Mary Taylor road after that traffic moving okay I fifty I move and find in that area also good ride to downtown on twenty fifty nine right now sixty five moving okay to Homewood Hoover dam to Shelby County but those bodies in heavy traffic on highway two eighty from the roadmap expressway heading down toward highway one nineteen your next reported three fifty on newsradio one oh five five W. E. R. C. the forecast update for today sunshine high of eighty three forty percent chance of some strong storms this afternoon areas west of interstate sixty five cloudy tonight low sixty three rain likely this evening scattered storms again in the forecast on Friday on your side WBRC first alert chief meteorologist J. P. dice on newsradio one oh five five W. E. R. C. right now it's sixty six degrees at Birmingham's news traffic and weather station newsradio one oh five five W. we are C. new information about a corona virus outbreak at a Tuscaloosa county nursing home nearly twenty residents at Forest manner tested positive for covert nineteen eighty please also confirm to have the illness at outbreak helping to drive an increase in the number of coronavirus cases reported in Tuscaloosa county authorities say five people were killed in car wrecks troopers say they were for drowning deaths already is in limestone county looking for a missing teenager investigators say Miguel Alonso was last seen fishing from a boat ramp.

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01:36 min | 1 year ago

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"Updates every ten minutes all morning long your next report at eight forty on newsradio one oh five five W. E. R. C. well it is going to be a mostly cloudy day today seventy nine will be the high might see some thunderstorms later this afternoon into this evening as well right now cloudy and seventy Alabama's morning news it is eight thirty two here's later branded with the news well good morning researchers at U. A. B. have now entered into phase two of the clinical trials of that anti viral medication room does appear Reginald green reports although room does appear has been found to speed up the healing process for some covert nineteen patients in other cases it has also boosted the immune systems of patients with severe lung infections causing their symptoms to get worse for that reason phase two of the clinical trials will combine Graham does appear with another anti immune suppressant drugs the concern that we can allow the virus to get kind of a running start and even if we improved so to speak in response we may lose ground overall you A. B. Dr Nathaniel Erdman who says the national institutes of health has sent enough wind does appear to treat two hundred patients in Alabama another round is expected by August I'm Reginald green this St now seeing a bump in corona virus cases there were more than six hundred cases reported in a twenty four hour period this week state health officer Dr Scott Harris we're concerned that we're still seeing some community level transmission he says some of the increase is related to outbreaks at a Tuscaloosa county nursing home.

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01:45 min | 1 year ago

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"Businesses claim the status given big retailers like Walmart and target an unfair advantage letting them be opened while keeping others closed especially in New York City we're a lockdown hasn't been lifted meantime the U. S. Senate doesn't have an answer yet the latest relief bill passed by the house Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the Senate is not quite ready to intelligently laid out the new coronavirus package but added another round of stimulus is not too far off let me tell you what it won't be there won't be a three trillion dollar leveling wishlist that passed the house told the story with Martha McCallum that Republicans want liability protections for businesses and that a new package would not include enhanced unemployment benefits fox is Rachel Sutherland America is listening eleven oh three at newsradio one oh five five W. E. R. C. states across the country shut down supposedly in order to make sure our hospitals were overwhelmed with corona virus patients they worked and now our hospitals are in dire financial trouble in Alabama all hospitals taking a massive revenue hit two in March and April data from the Alabama hospital association reports a loss of around seven hundred forty million dollars since the outbreak started Alabama hospital association president Dr don Williamson says the losses are unsustainable and they're due to shutting down the hospitals to any procedures not related to corona virus twenty one inmates at the Tuscaloosa county jail test positive for the virus they're being kept away from the other inmates one employee testing positive and there's plenty to see and do across Alabama for the Memorial Day weekend NG Norvell report.

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Alabama High School Student Names NASA's First Mars Helicopter

Dear Hank & John

01:28 min | 1 year ago

Alabama High School Student Names NASA's First Mars Helicopter

"People. people. So So who who knows? knows? Yeah Yeah well well in this in this week's week's Mars Mars News News There's There's GonNa GonNa be be a helicopter a helicopter carried carried to to the Red the Red Planet Planet in in the the belly belly of of the Perseverence the Perseverence Rover Rover and and that that helicopter helicopter has has been been named. named. I I don't don't know if know they if they intended intended to to name name this this thing thing but but then then they decided they decided to to because because they they got got all all these these great great names names submitted submitted an essay an essay contests contests and and eleventh eleventh grader. grader. Venetia Venetia ripon ripon any any At At Tuscaloosa Tuscaloosa County County High High School School in in Northport Northport Alabama Alabama submitted submitted an essay an essay suggesting suggesting ingenuity ingenuity and and in in her her essay. essay. She She wrote wrote the the ingenuity ingenuity and and brilliance brilliance of of people. people. Working Working hard hard to overcome to overcome challenges challenges of interplanetary. of interplanetary. Travel Travel are are what what allow allow us us to to experience? experience? The The wonders wonders of of Space Space Exploration Exploration Ingenuity Ingenuity is is what what allows allows people people to to accomplish accomplish amazing amazing things things and and it allows it allows us us to to explore explore our our horizons horizons to to the the edges edges of of the universe the universe so so there there will will be be an an ingenuity ingenuity helicopter helicopter on on Mars. Mars. Now Now this this helicopter helicopter isn't isn't going going to have to any have any science science instruments instruments on on it. it. It It itself itself is is the the experiment experiment to to see. see. If If it it can can do. do. Its Its thing thing it's it's GonNa GonNa try try and and fly fly off off and and fly fly back back and and fly fly off off and and fly fly back back several several times times just just to to test test and and see see how how possibilities possibilities for for a helicopter a helicopter to to operate operate on on the surface the surface of of Mars Mars and and if if it it does does well well then then we we will will have have future future missions missions that that will will have have more more sensors sensors and and stuff stuff and and be be bigger bigger helicopters helicopters doing doing doing doing that that stuff. stuff. But But it's it's super super super super cool. cool. It It is amazing. is amazing. The The things things that that continue continue to to be be and and The The idea idea that we that we continue continue to to have have and and continue continue to pull to pull off off so so very very excited excited

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"tuscaloosa county" Discussed on AP News

AP News

09:50 min | 1 year ago

"tuscaloosa county" Discussed on AP News

"Your proposed name has been chosen the phone call came from me me on the project manager for the Mars helicopter on the other end of any server paddy a junior at Tuscaloosa county high school and Sir ingenuity because I'm trying to come up with a one color that best highlight in the human's ability to send do cool things like some robust other planets and do science on Mars the north port Alabama teen came up with the one name ingenuity that was picked from the 28000 submitted in NASA's name the rover essay contest for K. through 12 students I actually after

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Alabama student names NASA's first Mars helicopter

AP News Radio

00:35 sec | 1 year ago

Alabama student names NASA's first Mars helicopter

"Your proposed name has been chosen the phone call came from me me on the project manager for the Mars helicopter on the other end of any server paddy a junior at Tuscaloosa county high school and Sir ingenuity because I'm trying to come up with a one color that best highlight in the human's ability to send do cool things like some robust other planets and do science on Mars the north port Alabama teen came up with the one name ingenuity that was picked from the twenty eight thousand submitted in NASA's name the rover essay contest for K. through twelve students I actually after

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"tuscaloosa county" Discussed on AP News

AP News

12:33 min | 1 year ago

"tuscaloosa county" Discussed on AP News

"An Alabama high school student who competed in the contest has named NASA's first Mars helicopter that will be deployed to the red planet later this summer your proposed name has been chosen the phone call came from me me on the project manager for the Mars helicopter on the other end of any server paddy a junior at Tuscaloosa county high school and Sir ingenuity because I'm trying to come up with a one color that best highlight in the human's ability to send do cool things like some robust other planets and do science on Mars the north port Alabama teen came up with the one name ingenuity that was picked from the 28000 submitted in NASA's name the rover essay contest for K. through 12 students actually after

NASA project manager Tuscaloosa county high school Alabama
Alabama student names NASA's first Mars helicopter

AP News Radio

00:45 sec | 1 year ago

Alabama student names NASA's first Mars helicopter

"An Alabama high school student who competed in the contest has named NASA's first Mars helicopter that will be deployed to the red planet later this summer your proposed name has been chosen the phone call came from me me on the project manager for the Mars helicopter on the other end of any server paddy a junior at Tuscaloosa county high school and Sir ingenuity because I'm trying to come up with a one color that best highlight in the human's ability to send do cool things like some robust other planets and do science on Mars the north port Alabama teen came up with the one name ingenuity that was picked from the twenty eight thousand submitted in NASA's name the rover essay contest for K. through twelve students actually after

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NASA takes high-school student’s suggestion and gives Mars Helicopter a new name: Ingenuity

Morning Edition

00:24 sec | 1 year ago

NASA takes high-school student’s suggestion and gives Mars Helicopter a new name: Ingenuity

"NASA says a high school student in Alabama is the winner of its name the rover contest the neighbor Rupani submitted the name ingenuity for NASA's first Mars helicopter it'll be deployed to the red planet later this year NASA says ingenuity was one of twenty eight thousand names is considered Rupani is a junior at Tuscaloosa county high school that contest was open to students across the

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