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Amy Taylor

Bridgeton Woman Charged With Animal Abuse

A Bridgeton woman was recently charged with animal abuse after dragging her dog along I-70 on May 22.

06/15/2013

Charter

Charter Adding 400 Jobs in Bridgeton

The cable TV company plans to move into a building that Western Union closed in 2008.

06/04/2013

Photo/KMOX/Kevin Killeen

Pipes Removed from Bridgeton Landfill

Another step toward capping the landfill off.

06/03/2013

Radiation Sickness

EPA: Radiation at West Lake Landfill Poses No Health Threat

The agency conducted several low flights over the landfill and surrounding homes where radioactive waste was buried in the 1970s.

05/29/2013

Photo/KMOX/Kevin Killeen

Bridgeton Radiation Findings Expected Today

Twelve weeks ago, a special EPA plane designed to detect radiation flew over the burning Bridgeton landfill. The results from that flyover will be announced today.

05/29/2013

Missouri Coalition for the Environment held an emergency meeting at Pattonville High School Thursday night to discus the latest on the smouldering underground fire in the Bridgeton Landfill. (photo/KMOX)

Bridgeton Landfill Fire Creeping Closer to Radioactive Waste

Ed Smith, of the Missouri Coalition for the Environment, says temperatures are rising on the other side of the barrier.

05/24/2013

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill (photo credit: KMOX)

DNR Won’t Test For Most Radiation at Bridgeton Landfill

Bridgeton resident and mother of three young children Dawn Chapman says the Missouri Department of Natural Resources told her by telephone no testing is being done for “alpha and beta radiation.”

05/23/2013

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill (photo credit: KMOX)

Extra Patrols Planned in Bridgeton

Several hundred people are being evacuated over the next few weeks as the smell from the landfill is expected to temporarily worsen.

05/21/2013

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, where underground fire has been smoldering since December 2010

Weather Postpones Drilling at Burning Bridgeton Landfill

Republic Services says it will remove six concrete columns from the landfill, which will make the smell worse for about two weeks.

05/20/2013

Photo: Google Earth

Environmental Group: Bridgeton Landfill Data Isn’t Being Released

“Could you please tell everybody what we’re breathing in now so we can kind of gauge what ‘worse’ might be?”

05/17/2013

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