It's been all over the news that we're in the middle of a drought in the Mid-Columbia. This has been a super dry spring. When fires start, you'll want to know right away and these alerts will be extremely helpful. Here's hoping that 2021 doesn't give us smoke so heavy that we can barely see the Blue Bridge again! That's was crazy!

Code Red alerts keep you informed by email, text, social media or even by phone. The alerts will inform you of emergencies like fire or flood, power outage or chemical spill. Also, non-emergency info that really helps plan your day like road closures, etc. Sign up and you choose which alerts you want to receive.

Bickleton area residents, remember the Juniper Fire a couple of years ago? Klickitat County residents can sign up below.

 

 

 

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READ ON: See the States Where People Live the Longest

Stacker used data from the 2020 County Health Rankings to rank every state's average life expectancy from lowest to highest. The 2020 County Health Rankings values were calculated using mortality counts from the 2016-2018 National Center for Health Statistics. The U.S. Census 2019 American Community Survey and America's Health Rankings Senior Report 2019 data were also used to provide demographics on the senior population of each state and the state's rank on senior health care, respectively.

Read on to learn the average life expectancy in each state.