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FIRST ALERT: Locally dense fog covering parts of the Valley; Boaz residents head to the polls for Sunday alcohol sales vote

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Foggy commute for Tuesday

Pockets of locally dense fog could affect your commute this morning. While the fog isn't widespread, you should allot yourself a few extra minutes as you drive this morning. The fog should lift by 9 a.m., followed up with sunny skies.

Boaz residents head to the polls

Boaz residents are taking to the polls today, voting on a Sunday alcohol sales ordinance. If voters choose to pass the ordinance, it would be legal to purchase alcohol on Sundays in the Marshall County town. Two other cities in Marshall County recently passed the Sunday alcohol ordinance: Guntersville and Albertville. Boaz is the last incorporated town in Marshall County that has yet to pass Sunday alcohol sales.

Democrats face-off in first debate

Democratic front-runners Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are taking the stage this evening in the first debate for the Democratic presidential candidates. Clinton and Sanders have been neck-and-neck in the polls and this will be the first face-off between the two. Martin O'Malley, Jim Webb and Lincoln Chafee, who are also seeking the presidential nomination, will participate in the debate.

Couple identified in Huntsville murder-suicide

Huntsville police have identified the two people who died in an apparent murder-suicide Monday. 26-year-old Heather Nicole Green and 28-year-old Jesse Daniel Green both died from a gunshot wound. Investigators say the two were married and three children were in the vehicle at the time of the shootings.

We hope you'll join Margo Gray, Trent Butler and David Ernst for WAFF 48 News this morning. Remember, you can always watch online at or by tapping "Watch Newscasts" on your WAFF News mobile app.

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