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DOD is the biggest owner of EPA Superfund sites. The contaminants and health effects of exposure are published on the EPA Superfund website. A simple website hyperlink to military installations on the National Priority List (EPA Superfund), identifying the contaminants and health effects can save lives, but no one seems interested in setting up this hyperlink.
“You’ve got to ride a dirt bike like you’ve stolen it,” as we accelerated through a particularly gnarly section, the wheels weaving between rocks, mud spraying up from the bike in all directions. All around us was deep Southeast Asian jungle, with no form of civilization for miles. If anything happened to us out here [...]
April 18, 2009, 11:40 am 1 comments in the last 30 days.
Tragedy and war-inspired Post Traumatic Stress Disorder can meet like a head on crash when the nation's care providers at the Veterans Administration, notorious for lies and deceit, deny our combat veterans the care they need. This story of Army Sergeant Nicholas Horner's alleged deadly, senseless shootings in Altoona, Pennsylvania April 6th, is possibly the most tragic I have ever reported, and if it isn't, it is among the very worst.
February 20, 2010, 11:11 am 1 comments in the last 30 days.
The VA this week outlined which ships are now considered to have been exposed to Agent Orange during Viet Nam. A number of offshore “blue water” naval vessels conducted operations on the inland “brown water” rivers and delta areas of Vietnam.
April 3, 2007, 3:41 pm 1 comments in the last 30 days.
A Salem mother has been arrested for allegedly stuffing baby wipes down the throat of her 18-month-old daughter. Salem police spokesman Lt. Bill Kohlmeyer says officers responded with medical personnel to the report of an infant not breathing on Feb. 17th, at the apartment of 23-year-old Christa Dolan on Highway Ave NE. The child was rushed to Salem Hospital, where doctors found a baby wipe in the child’s throat.
March 1, 2009, 7:59 pm 1 comments in the last 30 days.
McMinnville Officers say a traffic stop early Sunday morning at 1:50 a.m. led to a pursuit and injury crash before it was over. Captain Dennis Marks with McMinnville Police say the incident began when an officer attempted to stop a 1992 Pontiac Grand Prix on SE Davis near Booth Bend Road. The driver, 38-year old William James Duncan, drove off from the scene after being identified by the officer, he said.
The Salem Sabres- a new professional basketball franchise in the American Basketball Association (ABA) has named Joe Becerra as General Manager. Becerra was the Salem Stampede General Manager and Head Coach in 2006 and 2007. The Stampede played in the International Basketball League (IBL) for two seasons.