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The measure would exempt the Doe Run Resources Corp. from punitive damages if the court determines the company is making a “good faith” effort to clean up the contaminated sites.
High rates of asthma, extreme weather among the effects described at Saturday’s clean air health fair.
Republican Senator Roy Blunt, of Missouri, is threatening to block President Obama’s choice for Environmental Protection Agency administrator.
Teva Pharmaceuticals has agreed to pay a $2.25 million penalty for violations that included dumping fluorescent green discharge into a river.
At a meeting Tuesday night, residents claimed the existing coal ash from the Meramec facility is causing health problems.
Missouri’s two U.S. senators are continuing their push for completion of a project to close a 1,500-foot gap in a Mississippi River levee.
A House committee heard testimony on legislation by Rep. Casey Guernsey that would outlaw the use of unmanned aircraft to conduct surveillance.
Ameren would not speak with KMOX. Instead, they released a written statement claiming great improvements have been made.
McCaskill sent a letter in mid-December to the EPA and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, calling uncertainty and delays in the project “unacceptable.”
The original spill that eventually contaminated groundwater beneath a North County neighborhood didn’t happen last month or even last year.