5 Ala. hospitals accused of gouging patients and how to check for problem trees before a storm

5 Ala. hospitals accused of gouging patients and how to check for problem trees before a storm
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Good afternoon from the desk of Janet Hall. Here are the stories we're working on for FOX6 News this evening.

New teacher evaluation plan

The Jefferson County School System unveiled its new teacher evaluation plan today. We'll have reaction from principals who learned about the plan.

Hospital price gouging

Five Alabama hospitals are accused of price gouging uninsured patients according to a recently released study. We'll tell you which hospitals in our area are involved.

Check your trees

A home was smashed by a

. How can you be sure the trees around your home will weather a storm? We'll talk to a tree expert who will explain how to spot a troubled tree at 6.

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