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  1. Glendive, MT, Water Now Safe to Drink, Cook WithRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    Residents of Glendive, Mont., can drink and cook using their rap water. The Montana Department of Environmental Quality says the municipal drinking water supply is now meeting standards set by the federal Safe Drinking Water Act.

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  2. No charges against Tulsa clerk who shot, killed robbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | NWAonline

    No charges will be filed against a Tulsa convenience store clerk who shot and killed two armed men during an attempted robbery of the store. Ryan's Convenience Store clerk Bradley Keeling shot and killed Kevin Dobbs and Brian Powell on Jan. 13 when they entered the store and attempted to rob it.

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  3. Why Erin Brockovich calls U.S. drinking water equal to third world countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A famous environmental activist is speaking out about Flint's drinking water. Erin Brockovich took to her Facebook page on Tuesday regarding the city's problem.

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  4. Arkansas sets meeting to develop air quality standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | NWAonline

    The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality has scheduled a meeting to discuss plans for developing a National Ambient Air Quality Standards state implementation plan. The meeting is scheduled Wednesday in the commission room at the Department of Environmental Quality's headquarters in North Little Rock.

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  5. Pipeline Spills Oil Into Yellowstone RiverRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Drudge Retort

    A Montana pipeline burst sent as much as 50,400 gallons of oil gushing into the Yellowstone River, prompting the governor to declare a state of emergency. Residents in nearby cities were told not to drink the tap water, which some said smelled like diesel.

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  6. Sweet deals: Deffenbaugh sells to Waste ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Business Journal

    Summary: In October, Houston-based Waste Management announced an agreement to acquire Kansas City, Kan.-based waste disposal and management company Deffenbaugh Disposal from aPriori Capital Partners LP for an undisclosed amount. Waste Management will acquire all of the company's assets and enter the Kansas City market - an area where it has a limited presence - as well as markets in Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska and Arkansas.

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  7. Deal of the Week: UH wins bid to host major research centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Business Journal

    University of Houston won a bid to lead one of two Texas consortiums that will receive national funds to study how to prevent future catastrophes, such as the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster . University of Houston won a bid to lead one of two Texas consortiums that will receive national funds to study how to prevent future catastrophes, such as the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster.

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  8. Arkansas sets meeting to develop air quality standardsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality has scheduled a meeting to discuss plans for developing a National Ambient Air Quality Standards state implementation plan. The meeting is scheduled on Wednesday in the commission room at the Department of Environmental Quality's headquarters in North Little Rock.

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  9. In brief: Kerry: Iraq coalition has killed 50 percent of Islamic State leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Erie Times News

    Iraq and its allies have made significant gains in battling Islamic State militants, killing thousands of fighters and 50 percent of the group's top commanders, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday as an international coalition promised stronger efforts to stop the group. At an anti-Islamic State coalition meeting in London, Kerry said Iraqi ground troops backed by almost 2,000 airstrikes had retaken 270 square miles of territory and deprived the militants of the use of 200 oil and gas facilities.

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  10. Why Erin Brockovich calls U.S. drinking water equal to third world countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WTVR Richmond

    A famous environmental activist is speaking out about Flint's drinking water. Erin Brockovich took to her Facebook page on Tuesday regarding the city's problem.

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  11. Fired TCEQ Investigator: Law Firm Triggered DismissalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Texas Tribune

    A former Texas environmental investigator tried to blow the whistle on his employer. But instead of helping him, a high-profile Texas law firm tattled on him, he said, triggering a battle that could roil the state's legal community.

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  12. Progressive Waste Solutions: Activist Investor Profiting From An Unsexy BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Seeking Alpha

    ... more 8% over the last twelve months, more than any of its peers - including Republic Services (NYSE: RSG ), Waste Management (NYSE: WM ) and Waste Connections (NYSE: WCN ). A seemingly minor change that has made a big impact is the switch to linking ...

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  13. Montana city gets OK to drink water after oil spill in riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Initial tests show water supplies in a Montana city show no sign of a cancer-causing element for the first time since they were contaminated by a weekend crude oil spill, a state official said Thursday, raising hopes that thousands of residents can soon start drinking from their taps. Glendive's water no longer shows elevated levels of benzene, a carcinogenic component of oil, in tests taken from fire hydrants, said Jeni Garcin with the Montana Department of Environmental Quality.

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  14. Flooding concerns grow over dam near state lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    There were tense moments last night and this morning as a dam located on a Pearl River County, Mississippi lake appeared to be on the verge of breaking. Mississippi authorities moved quickly to secure the structure, and things appear to have stabilized, but that could depend on the weather.

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  15. Residents refuse to drink tap water in one Mid-Michigan cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | CBS 3 Springfield

    It seems people still aren't satisfied with the answers about what's coming out of their faucet. The state told Flint the water is safe to drink, but apparently not everyone is buying it.

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  16. Officials forced to drain 50 acre lake after discovering leak in damRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Officials in Pearl River County tell us they are working to drain an entire 50 acre lake in the Amackertown community after a leak was discovered in a dam on Wednesday. County spokesman Tony Bounds said the dam, located just miles from the Pearl River/Marion County line, was in "imminent danger" of breaking.

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  17. Tomahawk Resources files for bankruptcy in MidlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Business Journal

    Tomahawk Resources LLC has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas. Tomahawk Resources LLC, a company that provides logistics for oil and natural gas fields inside the Eagle Ford Shale and the Permian Basin, has filed for bankruptcy in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas late Wednesday afternoon.

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  18. Soils Could Keep Contaminants in Wastewater from Reaching Groundwater, StreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2013 | Science Daily

    With endocrine-disrupting compounds affecting fish populations in rivers as close as Pennsylvania's Susquehanna and as far away as Israel's Jordan, a new research study shows that soils can filter out and break down at least some of these emerging contaminants. The results suggest that water pollution can be diminished by spraying treated wastewater on land rather than discharging it directly into streams, according to researchers.

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  19. Master Recycler course returns to Clackamas County this spring; registration open through March 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | OregonLive.com

    The regional Master Recycler course is making its annual visit to Clackamas County this spring. The course provides an in-depth, hands-on opportunity to learn about recycling and thoughtful consumption - and then use that knowledge to make an immediate difference in the community.

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  20. Fitch Affirms Synagro-Baltimore LLC's Rev Bonds at 'BBB+'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Business Wire

    The Rating Outlook is Stable. The rating reflects Synagro's strong financial performance, which is anchored by the steady receipt of fixed contractual revenues and a history of stable operations.

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