Stories tagged: chemical spill
Wed., Jan. 29, 2014, 11:38 a.m.
W.Va. official: People are inhaling formaldehyde
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A state official said Wednesday that he “can guarantee” some West Virginians are breathing in traces of a carcinogen while showering after the chemical spill, but federal …
Fri., Jan. 17, 2014, 1:58 p.m.
Company blamed for W. Virginia chemical spill files for bankruptcy
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The company blamed for a chemical spill that left 300,000 West Virginians without safe drinking water filed for bankruptcy Friday.
Fri., Jan. 10, 2014, 12:01 p.m.
Chemical spill reported in W.Va. capital
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Schools and restaurants closed, grocery stores sold out of bottled water, and state legislators who had just started their session canceled the day’s business after a chemical …
Sat., July 27, 2013, midnight
Brush, home fires keep crews busy
A slew of fires and a chemical spill topped an extremely busy week of 279 calls for the Spokane Valley Fire Department from July 18-24. Crews were called to storage …