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
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.
County Executive Sends EPA a Letter for Landfill PlansStenger says the 4-year-old fire has been smoldering too long without answers from the EPA.
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.
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.
Fresh Call for Total Removal of Nuclear Waste in BridgetonA longtime leader of the environmental movement in St. Louis is calling for the total removal of all nuclear waste from the West Lake Landfill in Bridgeton.
Youth-Advocacy Group Will Track Dollars Pledged to FergusonJamala Rogers with Advocates for Youth says they don't want organizations getting the money to waste it on administrative costs, when it's supposed to go toward job training, employment opportunities and education.
Missouri Project To Turn Hog Waste Into EnergyDevelopers of a renewable biogas project in remote north-central Missouri are hoping to turn hog manure into energy.
Hazardous Household Waste Center Opens In South CountyPaint is most common item, but facility on Hoffmeister in Lemay also takes all sorts of hazardous materials that can accumulate in the garage or basement.
Polluted Soil Being Removed in St. Louis CountyThe Environmental Protection Agency has begun a massive cleanup of contaminated soil in west St. Louis County.