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Tredyffrin Township Faces Legal Action Over Sewage Spills In Valley Forge Park

Two citizens groups say they’re ready to take Tredyffrin Township to court over a series of raw sewage spills in Valley Forge National Historical Park.

10/02/2014

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Legally Scattering Ashes Of The Deceased

Under EPA regulations, it is legal to scatter a deceased person’s ashes, with several restrictions.

09/29/2014

An adult smallmouth bass with sores and lesions caught in the mouth of the Codorus Creek below Brunner Island Power Plant.  (credit: Joe Raymond)

Susquehanna Smallmouth Bass Send SOS

Something is clearly wrong with the Smallmouth Bass of the Susquehanna River. A recent Fish and Boat Commission census found their population diminished, and many young fish dotted with sores and black spots.

08/23/2014

The Schuylkill River in Philadelphia. (Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Environmental Groups Urge Greater Protection For Local Waterways

Figures show the Schuylkill River is the 17th most polluted local watershed in America. The Delaware River ranks even higher.

06/21/2014

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Retired Wildlife Biologist Says Changes To Power Plant Emissions Are Necessary

Ed Perry of the National Wildlife Federation has spent seven years looking at the effects of climate change in Pennsylvania.

06/14/2014

EPA Acting Assistant Administrator Nancy Stoner speaking to participants of annual Schuylkill River Sojourn. (credit: Tim Jimenez/KYW)

Nation’s Top Water Official Discusses Proposed Rule To Clarify Clean Water Act During Valley Forge Visit

The top water official in the country paid a visit to Valley Forge National Historical Park Thursday. She spoke to kayakers, anglers and others about a proposed rule to clarify the Clean Water Act.

06/12/2014

PRINTER, KY - JUNE 3:  Coal conveyors stand on the grounds of Blackhawk Mining, LLC Spurlock Prep Plant on June 3, 2014 in Printer, Kentucky. New regulations on carbon emissions proposed by the Obama administration have reportedly angered politicians on both sides of the aisle in energy-producing states such as Kentucky and West Virginia. (credit: Luke Sharrett/Getty Images)

Stephen Moore On New Carbon Emissions Rules: Europe And Asia ‘Dancing A Little Jig’

Chris Stigall talked to Wall Street Journal Columnist Stephen Moore on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about new regulations from the Environmental Protection Agency on carbon emissions from power plants.

06/04/2014

Stigall Show Log 6.4.14

Chris covers the latest in the case of Bowe Bergdahl, Governor Tom Corbett’s opposition to new EPA regulations, and Actor Jonah Hill’s apology for slurring a photographer. He talks to Columnist Michelle Malkin, Stephen Moore from the Wall Street Journal, and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/04/2014

Stigall Show Log 6.2.14

Chris reviews the resignations of General Eric Shinseki and Jay Carney from the Obama Administration, the death of Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz in a plane crash, and the exchange of an American prisoner-of-war for five detainees from Guantanamo Bay. He talks to Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg, Union CEO Nick Sakiewicz, Philadelphia Magazine’s Tom McGrath, John Hayward from Human Events, and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/02/2014

Stigall Show Log 4.17.14

Chris reviews Philadelphia’s changing stance on immigration policy, Kathleen Sebelius potential run for Senate in Kansas, and Keith Olbermann’s shot at Flyers Fans. He talks to Phil Kerwick from the Blasius Chocolate Factory and Dick Yuengling from the Yuengling Brewery.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/17/2014

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Study: Nearly Half Of Water Taps May Contain Bacteria That Causes Legionnaires’ Disease

While the study was small — researchers only sampled 67 public and private water sources such as kitchen sinks and drinking fountains – it’s the first one to chart the presence of the potentially deadly bacteria in water taps.

02/21/2014

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I-Team Investigation: Toxic Failure

A multi-million dollar federal cleanup operation is underway in south Jersey where U.S. Environmental Protection Agency workers try to stop the spread of what the EPA calls, ‘an immediate risk to the public health.’

02/04/2014

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Leaking Chemicals Force Closure of Philadelphia Firehouse

Philadelphia Fire Commissioner Lloyd Ayers now says tests have found evidence a number of chemicals leaked into a Roxborough firehouse forcing its temporary closing December 17 after a member of Engine Company 66 was sickened.

01/15/2014

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Bottled Water Vs. Tap Water

Why pay for water from a bottle rather than water from the tap? Why indeed.

10/24/2013

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Bucks County Family Hit Hard By Government Shutdown

Eddie and Kerri Guster review the thousands of dollars in bills they can’t pay now that Eddie is furloughed from his job at the Environmental Protection Agency.

10/10/2013

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