Corps: Giving it Contaminated Landfill Would Not Speed FixFederal legislation, including in the Upton-led House Committee on Energy and Commerce, seeks to put the landfill effort in the hands of the Corps' Formerly Utilized Sites Remedial Action Program.
State Attorney General Chides EPA Over West Lake LandfillMissouri Attorney General Chris Koster is criticizing the Environmental Protection Agency for missing deadlines in its planned cleanup of the West Lake Landfill near St. Louis.
Health Dept. to Survey Residents Near Westlake LandfillResidents should expect the survey takers to be wearing vests and identify themselves with an official health department badge.
Bridgeton Residents Demand Immediate Action From EPA, PresidentResident Paul Berry says the EPA shouldn't be in control of the site, and it's a Department of Energy or Defense issue.
Koster Warns Radiation Found Off-Site Near Bridgeton LandfillThe sternly worded report also warns that the underground fire appears to be moving closer to the north quarry where radioactive waste from the Manhattan Project is buried in the West Lake Landfill.
2 Meetings Held by Panel Examining Ferguson DecisionsThe chairman cites difficulty in coordinating members' schedules.
Winds Blow Smoke From Forest Fires in Canada into MidwestA haze blanketed much of the Midwest on Tuesday as strong winds carried smoke from forest fires in Canada thousands of miles to the south, prompting health warnings in at least two states.
Judge Tells Republic Services to Keep Landfill Fire Data FlowingThe owners of the burning Bridgeton Landfill have agreed to continue providing carbon monoxide data to the state on a monthly basis to help emergency planners understand the proximity of the fire to the nearby nuclear waste in the West Lake Landfill.
New Video Shows Landfill Hot Spots on the MoveA new infrared video of the burning Bridgeton landfill raises doubts about claims by the landfill owner that the underground fire is "under control."
Charges Filed in Burning of St. Louis Woman34-year-old Jacob Lowery is accused of dousing his girlfriend with gasoline and setting her on fire.
How To Properly Dispose of Your Old FlagsBurning or burial are the preferred methods for disposal.