- MGCCC, EPA sign Gulf Program agreement Updated: Dec-08-13 12:23 pm
- Judge signs off on Fort Belknap water plan Updated: Dec-05-13 2:56 pm
- Branstad to testify before EPA on fuel standards Updated: Dec-03-13 11:56 am
- Idaho fish farm settles pollution case with EPA Updated: Dec-03-13 11:49 am
- EPA to Enbridge: No extension on Mich. river work Updated: Dec-02-13 3:26 pm
- EPA: Cleanup options studied at upstate landfill Updated: Nov-26-13 11:46 am
- Vt., EPA, seek input on Lake Champlain cleanup Updated: Nov-26-13 9:37 am
- PPL releases power plant data in settlement Updated: Nov-25-13 6:50 pm
- NAU seeks Navajos for uranium cleanup training Updated: Nov-25-13 5:38 pm
- New plan to clean up Passaic River draws criticism Updated: Nov-23-13 12:31 pm
- Grassley joins Branstad to protest biofuels rule Updated: Nov-22-13 5:44 pm
- Northern Dynasty CEO optimistic about Pebble Updated: Nov-21-13 8:16 pm
- Northern Arapaho say feds blocked air regulations Updated: Nov-21-13 7:23 pm
- EPA critical of permit for Arizona mine Updated: Nov-21-13 4:34 pm
- EPA offers grants to replace older diesel engines Updated: Nov-21-13 5:07 am
- EPA offers grants to replace older diesel engines Updated: Nov-21-13 5:06 am
- EPA awards grants to reduce mercury exposure Updated: Nov-20-13 6:49 pm
- EPA proposes new deadline for air cleanup plans Updated: Nov-20-13 5:26 pm
- Company faces $150,000 penalty for dust violations Updated: Nov-20-13 1:46 pm
- Department, EPA settle over outdated wells Updated: Nov-19-13 6:40 pm
- No money set aside for military propellant removal Updated: Nov-19-13 5:24 pm
- Hercules files motion to dismiss part of lawsuit Updated: Nov-19-13 9:37 am
- EPA, NW Ind. to study dumping sediment in lagoon Updated: Nov-19-13 9:21 am
- Toxic waste declines in California ocean area Updated: Nov-18-13 1:38 pm
- Minn. pols oppose reducing biofuel mandate Updated: Nov-15-13 6:49 pm
GAUTIER, Mississippi - Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is partnering with the Environmental Protection Agency to expand environmental education programs at the two-year school.
HELENA, Montana - The Fort Belknap Indian reservation's tribal government must pay a $1,500 fine, bolster oversight of its utility, and follow a strict testing and monitoring regimen under a five-year plan meant to fix years of problems with its drinking water supply.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Gov. Terry Branstad will go to Virginia this week to testify against a proposal to reduce the amount of ethanol required to be blended into gasoline.
TWIN FALLS, Idaho - A Twin Falls fish and frog farm has agreed to pay a $25,000 fine as part to settle a case over illegal discharging of phosphorus into the Snake River.
COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, Michigan - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has denied Enbridge Inc.'s request for a 10-month extension of its deadline for dredging sections of the Kalamazoo River, polluted by an 800,000-gallon-plus oil pipeline leak in 2010.
NASSAU, New York - The Environmental Protection Agency says cleanup options will be studied at a federal Superfund site in the Albany area.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the state of Vermont are seeking public input on a recently released draft proposal to restore Lake Champlain.
HELENA, Montana - Data released as part of a recently settled freedom-of-information lawsuit show that PPL Montana spent more than $127 million over eight years in capital improvements at the Colstrip power plant.
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - Northern Arizona University is using federal grant money to address two of the most widespread problems on the Navajo Nation - unemployment and uranium contamination.
HACKENSACK, New Jersey - In what critics call a desperate bid to avoid the most expensive toxic cleanup in New Jersey history, the companies responsible for polluting the Passaic River are promoting a plan they say will help keep people safe: swapping contaminated fish pulled from the river with healthy ones.
NEVADA, Iowa - Gov. Terry Branstad said Friday that by proposing to reduce next year the amount of ethanol blended into gasoline, environmental officials had "embarked on a war on corn."
JUNEAU, Alaska - The president and CEO of Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. said Thursday that he's confident the Canada-based company will find a new partner for the proposed Pebble Mine project within the next year.
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The Northern Arapaho Tribe says the U.S. Justice Department has blocked tribal efforts to gain authority to monitor air quality on the Wind River Indian Reservation and the surrounding area.
TUCSON, Arizona - Federal environmental regulators have recommended that a planned copper mine in the Santa Rita Mountains near Tucson not be given a permit under the Clean Water Act.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Owners of construction vehicles with older diesel engines in nine Iowa counties may apply for a federal rebate to help replace the vehicles or retrofit older vehicles with new cleaner burning engines.
OMAHA, Nebraska - Owners of construction vehicles with older diesel engines in six Nebraska counties may apply for a federal rebate to help replace the vehicles or retrofit older vehicles with new cleaner burning engines.
TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded four grants totaling over $3.6 million for projects designed to reduce exposure to mercury and other toxins for people eating Great Lakes fish.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a new deadline for Alaska to develop a plan to clean up Fairbanks air that's been deemed dangerous to breathe.
PHOENIX - Federal environmental regulators say a Phoenix-area sand and gravel operation will pay a civil penalty of $150,000 for dust violations.
JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska's transportation department has agreed to pay $332,000 for violations of the federal Safe Drinking Water Act.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana officials haven't found a way to pay for the disposal of millions of pounds of military propellant that authorities said had been improperly stored at Camp Minden, a year after its discovery prompted the evacuation of a nearby town.
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Hercules Inc. and its parent company have asked a federal judge to allow the Environmental Protection Agency to address complaints raised by the city of Hattiesburg in its lawsuit that alleges improper disposed of harmful chemicals in its facility.
GARY, Indiana - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is launching a study to determine if tainted sediment from the Grand Calumet River cleanup can be dumped into an existing toxic lagoon.
LOS ANGELES - The Environmental Protection Agency has suspended planned cleanup efforts at a California site where industrial waste on the ocean floor appears to be declining naturally.
MINNEAPOLIS - Members of Minnesota's congressional delegate are opposed to the Obama administration's proposal to reduce the amount of ethanol in the nation's fuel supply for the first time.