Coldwater Creek

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers health physicist Jon Rankins talks about Coldwater Creek at a meeting on January 30, 2015. (Photo: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Army Corps of Engineers Seeks to Soothe Coldwater Creek Concerns

The big question asked by several: Why aren’t there signs, warning children and others to steer clear of the creek?

01/30/2015

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County Council Unanimously Passes Resolution to Speed Up Coldwater Creek Cleanup

The council unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday night calling for more money for the Army Corps of Engineers to ramp up the effort.

10/22/2014

Photo: Adam Berry/Getty Images

County Health Department Calls for Further Study of Health Problems in Coldwater Creek Area

Coldwater Creek was contaminated with nuclear waste after World War II.

09/26/2014

Former north county residents Jenell Wright and Diane Schanzenbach blame area health problems on nuclear waste near creek.

Health Department to Examine Coldwater Creek

Waste from atomic bomb production in downtown St. Louis was dumped in the creek in the 1940s

07/19/2014

Former north county residents Jenell Wright and Diane Schanzenbach blame area health problems on nuclear waste near creek.

Survey Blames High Cancer Rate on Coldwater Creek

A Facebook survey of some three thousand people from the Coldwater Creek area of north county shows clusters of cancer and other illnesses some blame on nuclear waste once stored there.

01/15/2014

Healthcare

Study: No Cancer Cluster Discovered in St. Louis County

Many residents of the area quickly dismissed a Missouri agency’s study which found no evidence of cancer cluster.

03/20/2013

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Leaked Chemical Found in Coldwater Creek

Cloudiness, elevated ph in creek

04/14/2011

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