Tag: Water pollution

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NEWPORT, Ore. — For more than 50 years, Oregon State has had an unassuming outpost on a spit of land near the mouth of...
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SALEM, Ore. — A survey of groundwater wells by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality along the north coast has found nearly 40 contaminants...
New filtration system lowers contamination in town’s water

DOVER, Del. — State environmental officials say residents of a southern Delaware town where high levels of toxic chemicals were discovered in municipal wells...
The Latest: Flood forces evacuation of suburban Dallas homes

ELKHART, Ind. — The Latest on severe weather in the Midwest and other parts of the U.S. (all times local): ...
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Senate has voted unanimously for a bill that would delete a section of state law governing water pollution...
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BILLINGS, Mont. — Conservationists are proposing a citizen's initiative for Montana's 2018 election that would toughen pollution rules for new hardrock mines. ...
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DANBY, Vt. — A small water system in Vermont remains under a boil-water advisory as officials run tests to see if E. coli contamination...
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YUKON, Okla. — A spokesman for the Environmental Protection Agency says cleanup is underway in suburban Oklahoma City where about 2,000 barrels of oil...
The Latest: 3M: Don’t believe health issue from PFCs

MINNEAPOLIS — The Latest on Minnesota's $5 billion lawsuit against 3M Co. over the manufacturer's disposal of chemicals that contaminated groundwater (all times local): ...
3M to pay $850 million to settle suit over chemical disposal

MINNEAPOLIS — 3M Co. has agreed to pay the state of Minnesota $850 million to settle a major case alleging the manufacturer damaged natural...

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