The United Way is spreading the word about local warming centers that are going to open if you need to get out of the extreme cold this week. A handful of locations are available in the Riverbend during mostly daylight hours but the operating hours vary by locations.
United Way Manager of Marketing and Communications Natasha Sakovich tells the Big Z they have to follow certain guidelines before making the warming centers available.
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For more information or warming centers or assistance in dealing with the cold, call the United Way help line at 2-1-1, or call 1-800-427-4626.