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Heat Advisory issued July 01 at 3:03PM PDT until July 03 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS

...HOT TEMPERATURES TO IMPACT THE INLAND NORTHWEST... .TRIPLE DIGIT TEMPERATURES AROUND 103 DEGREES OR ABOVE WILL BE IN PLACE TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY. THE HEAT WILL HIT FIRST IN THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF THE CENTRAL BASIN...SOUTHWEST PALOUSE AND ALONG THE SNAKE AND CLEARWATER RIVER EXPANDING NORTHWARD INTO LOWER VALLEY AREAS ALONG THE COLUMBIA THROUGH WENATCHEE AND INTO

Tonight

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Thursday

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Thursday Night

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Friday

Hi103° Hot

Friday Night

Lo71° Breezy

Independence Day

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Saturday Night

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Sunday

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Sunday Night

Lo73° Mostly Clear

Monday

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Funicello’s career was based on likability

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Annette Funicello will not be remembered as a great actress, though she starred on TV and in movies, or a great singer, though she had hit records. Even the physical development that made her stand out from Walt Disney’s other Mouseketeers was not the most important aspect of Funicello, who died Monday at the age of 70. Rather, she was noteworthy for an openness and likability matched by her obvious dignity, self-respect and respect for others. (She always referred to Walt Disney, who nurtured her career, as “Mr. Disney.”) She was always a nice girl, then woman. She could sell Skippy peanut butter by the freight-car-load because people trusted her. She could stroll through the skin-and-silliness of the ’60s beach movies because she maintained her own modesty throughout.

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