Top 10 List of EPA's Worst Superfund Sites Includes West Lake LandfillThe EPA's website says being on the list doesn't mean more money will be spent on those sites, but it does target them for what it calls "immediate and intense action."
Mom's Group Calls for Radiation Tests at Fishing PondMissouri Department of Natural Resources found radioactive rainwater not far from pond.
Bad News for Bridgeton Residents as Trump Orders EPA to Freeze Contracts, GrantsThe Trump Administration orders the EPA to freeze all new contracts and grants, and that has a local Moms group near the burning Bridgeton landfill worried.
West Lake Landfill Neighbors Put Politicians on the Hot SeatCounty and state politicians are taking part in a pair of forums hosted by the protest group Just Moms STL.
West Lake Landfill Moms Meet with Head of EPANo promises, but EPA administrator listens to calls for buyouts.
DNR Finds Radioactive Traces Near West Lake LandfillGamma radiation was found in the lower range in most samples, but some areas in the vicinity of the landfill showed "comparatively higher levels."
West Lake Citizens Headed to Washington Over Nuclear WasteA formal congressional hearing on a bill that would transfer jurisdiction of the landfill from the EPA to the Army Corps is expected to take place in March.
Landfill Neighbors Urged to Build 'Shelter in Place' KitsCritical items include plastic sheeting, weather radio, food and water.
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."
Residents Want More Testing at West Lake LandfillOwner Republic Services says it feels latest round sought by state is unnecessary.
A Smell in the Air, Contaminated Groundwater BelowGroundwater under the radioactive West Lake Landfill is contaminated with high amounts of radium, according to a study by the U.S. Geological Survey.
4 Members of Congress Send Letter to EPA Over West Lake LandfillSoil testing continues at baseball fields near the landfill, and the letter says that Senators Claire McCaskill and Roy Blunt and Congressmen Ann Wagner and Lacy Clay want to know the results.