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Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, where underground fire has been smoldering since December 2010 (Photo: KMOX)

Fire Official Warns of New Hot Spot Near Bridgeton Radiation

“This thing is not sitting still, waiting for the powers to be to make their decisions. It’s continue to do what it’s going to do.”

09/16/2013

Photo: David McNew/Getty Images

Police: Man Attempted To Abduct 4th Grader in Bridgeton

It happened at about 8 a.m. in the 4100 block of Muro, near Natural Bridge and Fee Fee Rd.

08/21/2013

St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley, (KMOX/file photo)

Activists Question Dooley’s Ties to Bridgeton Landfill

Charlie Dooley has had financial and political ties to Richard Callow, a political consultant who is now working in public relations for Republic Services, the company that owns the burning landfill.

08/14/2013

Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty

After Election Day, Bridgeton Leaders Search for New Funding

“The sales tax issue did pass, the bond issue did not. It required two-thirds favorable vote, 66 percent, and it only received 60 percent,” he said.

08/09/2013

Photo: Google Earth

EPA Says It’s Moving Ahead With West Lake Landfill Tests

There are those who disagree with the notion that the West Lake waste doesn’t constitute a public health risk. Many of those dissenters plan to protest Wednesday morning.

07/31/2013

KMOX File

Bridgeton Bus Stop Crash

The Missouri Highway Patrol says the driver suddenly became ill before her car struck a pedestrian. She died a short time later.

07/06/2013

Officers Injured, Suspect in Custody After Manhunt

The suspect abandoned his car and took off on foot in the area of Fee Fee Road, at the border of Bridgeton and Maryland heights.

06/28/2013

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, where underground fire has been smoldering since December 2010 (Photo: KMOX)

Anger Apparent At Bridgeton Nuclear Waste Hearing

It was a meeting between EPA officials and Bridgeton residents that often devolved into chaotic shouting and left many questions unanswered.

06/26/2013

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EPA Hosts Hearing Tonight on Bridgeton Radiation

We’re going to ask the EPA why we’re seeing more radioactivity in the ground water from the most recent report,” an environmental group spokesman said.

06/25/2013

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, where underground fire has been smoldering since December 2010 (Photo: KMOX)

Public Hearing Held For Burning Bridgeton Landfill

About 200 people packed into the cafeteria of Pattonville High, watching a projector and submitting questions through a moderator.

06/18/2013

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