smoke

Kent Porter / Press Democrat

We've seen the images and heard the stories... massive wildfires burning homes and businesses, spurring evacuations. But what will actually directly affect hundreds of thousands more people is ... smoke, and the unwelcome toxins invading with it. How are communities along the California coast and the Northwest living with fire in the midst of a record-setting wildfire season - and are they "smoke ready?"  

California Update for Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Jul 4, 2018
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• Protests at ICE facilities in California are expected to continue as demonstrators and politicians speak out against current Trump Administration policies.

 

• All the fires burning in Northern California have health officials on alert. Air quality agencies want everyone to reduce the time they spend outdoors when smoke is present.

Today's reporting by Randol White and Ezra David Romero.

World Café makes a pilgrimage to Willie Nelson's tour bus! Willie released an album called Last Man Standing just days before his 85th birthday. Willie talks about how the deaths of dear friends like Merle Haggard and Waylon Jennings influenced the title track, the prank he pulled when he was in the hospital recovering from a collapsed lung and shares insights about his favorite form of relaxation. Giggles ensue.

Wednesday January 17th, 2017   
6:00pm - 8:00pm   
Unitarian Universalist Church   
547 Mendocino Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95401