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West Virginia Chemical Spill Likely Caused By Holes In Tank

AP | Jonathan Mattise | Posted 09.17.2014 | Green

Holes in a tank's floor and roof likely helped cause a January chemical spill that contaminated West Virginia's biggest drinking water supply for days...

Jason Linkins

Getting Away With It In West Virginia: Your Sunday Morning Conversation

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.28.2014 | Politics

A week after a massive chemical spill at a Freedom Industries storage facility contaminated the Elk River in West Virginia with 7,500 gallons of 4-methylcyclohexane methanol and forced 300,000 residents of the state to go without potable, usable water, life is slowly starting to return to normal. Well, that's the casual way of describing what's happening, anyway.

Jason Linkins

West Virginia Governor Starting To Feel Like Maybe Rivers Shouldn't Be Filled With Poison

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

As residents of West Virginia perfect their ability to glance suspiciously at the water flowing from their taps, state lawmakers have officially whipp...

Jason Linkins

Almost Forgotten, West Virginia: Your Sunday Morning Conversation

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.21.2014 | Politics

A week after a massive chemical spill at a Freedom Industries storage facility contaminated the Elk River in West Virginia with 7,500 gallons of 4-methylcyclohexane methanol and forced 300,000 residents of the state to go without potable, usable water, life is slowly starting to return to normal. Well, that's the casual way of describing what's happening, anyway.

Many Remain Wary Of W.Va. Water As Smell Lingers

AP | BEN NUCKOLS | Posted 03.20.2014 | Green

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The smell lingers — the slightly sweet, slightly bitter odor of a chemical that contaminated the water supply of West Vir...

Jason Linkins

Almost Forgotten, West Virginia: Your Sunday Morning Conversation

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

A week after a massive chemical spill at a Freedom Industries storage facility contaminated the Elk River in West Virginia with 7,500 gallons of 4-met...

Jason Linkins

Sunday Shows To West Virginia: Drop Dead!

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Some 300,000 residents of West Virginia are without safe drinking water this weekend after 7,500 gallons of 4-methylcyclohexane methanol leaked into t...

Over 300,000 In West Virginia STILL Without Water

AP | MITCH WEISS & BRENDAN FARRINGTON | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

DRY BRANCH, W.Va. (AP) — For Bonnie Wireman, the white plastic bag covering her kitchen faucet is a reminder that she can't drink the water. The 81...