Lawsuit Claims Radioactive Dust Found in Kitchen Linked to West Lake LandfillA Bridgeton couple files a lawsuit today claiming tests show radiation found in their home and in their garden is linked to the West Lake landfill.
Feds Reaching out to Former Missouri Nuclear Weapons WorkersDepartment representatives will staff the event slated for March 29 and 30 at the International Union of Operating Engineers Hall in Bridgeton
Public Meeting Provides Update On Coldwater Creek Clean-Up EffortSome residents say they want more answers about possible cancer link.
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.
Federal Agency to Study Contamination at Coldwater Creek"I have seven brothers and sisters, and I think there's five of us that have had cancer, and both of my parents have had cancer," Kolkmeyer says.
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.
EPA Downplays Fears of Nuclear Crisis at West Lake Landfill"Our data doesn't support that kind of conclusion, or anything like a Chernobyl or Fukushima," Hague says. "I think that's not based upon any science or facts around there."
School Districts Send West Lake Landfill Letters HomeSchool districts are sending letters home, trying to soothe concerns about the underground fire and buried nuclear waste next-door.
Landfill Radiation Prompts Dog Grooming Business to CloseLoretta Copeland says the radiation worries and the foul odors are forcing her to leave without even putting her business up for sale.
Landfill Fire Slowing, Closer to Radioactive WastePattonville Assistant Fire Chief says the fire is moving slower than it was three years ago, but it could pick back up again.
Mo. Laborers of Atomic Bombs Earn Illness CompensationsThe U.S. Department of Labor has already given over $11 billion nationally to those affected.
Koster Fights for Control Over Burning Bridgeton Landfill DataAt issue in the case is carbon monoxide data from the north quarry that emergency planners claim is vital to map the exact whereabouts of the moving underground fire.