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SportingNews
Red Sox's David Ortiz wraps up career of crushing Yankees pitchingYankees visitors. One long ball would move him out of a tie with Mickey Vernon
Red Sox's David Ortiz wraps up career of crushing Yankees pitching
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
Yankees visitors. One long ball would move him out of a tie with Mickey Vernon and match Goose Goslin, a former teammate of Walter Johnson on the Washington Senators, for the most career home runs as a visitor of any Yankee Stadium. >> Side bar... Read more
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Slate
Did the Effort to Eradicate Chicago’s Gangs in the 1990s Inadvertently Lead to its Bloody Present?but they were more pronounced—it was not the smaller, what I call ‘splinter’ gr
Did the Effort to Eradicate Chicago’s Gangs in the 1990s Inadvertently Lead to its Bloody Present?
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
but they were more pronounced—it was not the smaller, what I call ‘splinter’ groups that have formed since,” said the Rev. Walter Johnson, who was the pastor of a church serving the now-demolished Cabrini Green neighborhood throughout the 1990s.... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Motorcycle officer hit, ejected near Durango and Tropicanastill searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for w
Motorcycle officer hit, ejected near Durango and Tropicana
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 11 days ago
still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHS Walter Johnson Jr. High School reopened to students on Sept. 13, 2016 after closing for three school days due to mercury... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Metro officer injured in crash near Durango and Tropicanastill searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for w
Metro officer injured in crash near Durango and Tropicana
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 11 days ago
still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHS Walter Johnson Jr. High School reopened to students on Sept. 13, 2016 after closing for three school days due to mercury... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Fundraiser created to help bury Las Vegas boy mauled by dogstill searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for w
Fundraiser created to help bury Las Vegas boy mauled by dog
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 11 days ago
still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHS Walter Johnson Jr. High School reopened to students on Sept. 13, 2016 after closing for three school days due to mercury... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Metro officer injured in crash near Durango, Tropicanastill searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for w
Metro officer injured in crash near Durango, Tropicana
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 11 days ago
still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHS Walter Johnson Jr. High School reopened to students on Sept. 13, 2016 after closing for three school days due to mercury... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
PUC vote could resolve biggest complaint in solar debatestill searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for w
PUC vote could resolve biggest complaint in solar debate
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 11 days ago
still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHS Walter Johnson Jr. High School reopened to students on Sept. 13, 2016 after closing for three school days due to mercury... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
UNLV's 'Hey Reb!' mascot to get a makeoverstill searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for w
UNLV's 'Hey Reb!' mascot to get a makeover
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 11 days ago
still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHS Walter Johnson Jr. High School reopened to students on Sept. 13, 2016 after closing for three school days due to mercury... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Victim shot twice in central Las Vegasstill searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for w
Victim shot twice in central Las Vegas
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 12 days ago
still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHSPolice still searching for who took mercury to Johnson JHS Walter Johnson Jr. High School reopened to students on Sept. 13, 2016 after closing for three school days due to mercury... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
It'll be Wilmington to Wimbledon for Lenny Simpsonfrom outside by the ATA,” the says the ATA’s website history section notes. Wil
It'll be Wilmington to Wimbledon for Lenny Simpson
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
from outside by the ATA,” the says the ATA’s website history section notes. Wilmington’s Dr. Hubert Eaton as well as Dr. Walter Johnson and Bertram Baker were among the ATA officials were the key force behind negotiations that in 1950 led to the... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Police still searching for person who took mercury to middle schoolsay there is no indication that the student who lives at the contaminated home
Police still searching for person who took mercury to middle school
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 12 days ago
say there is no indication that the student who lives at the contaminated home was the one who brought the substance to Walter Johnson Junior High School. Mercury was first found at the school just before noon on Sept. 6, prompting a screening... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Police still searching for who took mercury to middle schoolsay there is no indication that the student who lives at the contaminated home
Police still searching for who took mercury to middle school
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
say there is no indication that the student who lives at the contaminated home was the one who brought the substance to Walter Johnson Junior High School. Mercury was first found at the school just before noon on Sept. 6, prompting a screening... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Houston Astrodome: the Day the "Eighth Wonder of the World" Spoke to Me“Luv Ya Blue” Oiler Nation. He later finishes the season with an NFL-best 1,934
Houston Astrodome: the Day the "Eighth Wonder of the World" Spoke to Me
Bleacher Report / Posted 12 days ago
“Luv Ya Blue” Oiler Nation. He later finishes the season with an NFL-best 1,934 yards. April 27, 1983: Nolan Ryan passes Walter Johnson to become the all-time strikeout king. Should the Astrodome be added to the National Register of Historic... Read more
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Daily Journal
Millville residents seek relief from noisepark's events schedule to do so? I'm sick and tired and I will not stop until
Millville residents seek relief from noise
Daily Journal / Posted 13 days ago
park's events schedule to do so? I'm sick and tired and I will not stop until the city and the New Jersey Motorsports Park come to the table with some sort of "peace.” Walter Johnson Millville Read or Share this story: http://vineland.dj/2c... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Man Battling Stage 4 Cancer, Young Boy Among Those Beaten, Robbed in West Town Home Invasionwere transported to Cook County’s Stroger Hospital to be treated for their inju
Man Battling Stage 4 Cancer, Young Boy Among Those Beaten, Robbed in West Town Home Invasion
NBC Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
were transported to Cook County’s Stroger Hospital to be treated for their injuries. One of the victims was 65-year-old Walter Johnson and his wife. Johnson has stage 4 rectal and liver cancer, the family said. Many of his family members... Read more
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FOX News
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle schoolAgency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of the element
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle school
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
Agency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of the element has been cleaned up so far on campus at Walter Johnson Junior High School. Clark County School District — the fifth largest school system in the country — says that... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
EPA cleans house contaminated by mercuryNow that Walter Johnson Junior High School has been cleared by the Environmenta
EPA cleans house contaminated by mercury
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 13 days ago
Now that Walter Johnson Junior High School has been cleared by the Environmental Protection Agency, crews are turning their attention off-campus and to a student's home. The EPA said workers tested 80 homes, and one student's home had high levels of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned upstudents into a quarantine that lasted overnight. The Clark County School Dist
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned up
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 days ago
students into a quarantine that lasted overnight. The Clark County School District said Tuesday that students are back at Walter Johnson Junior High School. A few dribbles of the neurotoxin were first found on campus Wednesday morning, prompting... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned upPeople walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12,
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned up
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
People walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. Investigators say they're puzzled by the significant amount of mercury found at the Las Vegas middle school, days after the neurotoxin was first... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned upPeople walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12,
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned up
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 14 days ago
People walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. Investigators say they're puzzled by the significant amount of mercury found at the Las Vegas middle school, days after the neurotoxin was first... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned upPeople walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12,
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned up
The New Canaan News / Posted 14 days ago
People walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. Investigators say they're puzzled by the significant amount of mercury found at the Las Vegas middle school, days after the neurotoxin was first... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned upPeople walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12,
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned up
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
People walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. Investigators say they're puzzled by the significant amount of mercury found at the Las Vegas middle school, days after the neurotoxin was first... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned upPeople walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12,
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned up
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
People walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. Investigators say they're puzzled by the significant amount of mercury found at the Las Vegas middle school, days after the neurotoxin was first... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned upPeople walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12,
Vegas school reopens after 1/4 cup of mercury is cleaned up
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 14 days ago
People walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. Investigators say they're puzzled by the significant amount of mercury found at the Las Vegas middle school, days after the neurotoxin was first... Read more
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FOX News
Significant amount of mercury at Vegas middle school puzzles EPAProtection Agency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of
Significant amount of mercury at Vegas middle school puzzles EPA
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
Protection Agency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of the element has been cleaned up so far at Walter Johnson Junior High School. "It's a pretty significant amount. It's definitely more than a thermometer-worth," EPA... Read more
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NBC Washington
Tests at Montgomery County Field Spark ConcernsCounty Civic Federation said they spent considerable effort obtaining the infor
Tests at Montgomery County Field Spark Concerns
NBC Washington / Posted 14 days ago
County Civic Federation said they spent considerable effort obtaining the information about the condition of a field at Walter Johnson High School through Maryland's Public Record Laws. They said the results were worse than they expected. The... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle schoolPeople walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12,
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle school
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
People walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. Investigators say they're puzzled by the significant amount of mercury found at the Las Vegas middle school, days after the neurotoxin was first... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle schoolPeople walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12,
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle school
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
People walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. Investigators say they're puzzled by the significant amount of mercury found at the Las Vegas middle school, days after the neurotoxin was first... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle schoolProtection Agency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle school
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
Protection Agency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of the element has been cleaned up so far at Walter Johnson Junior High School. "It's a pretty significant amount. It's definitely more than a thermometer-worth," said... Read more
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Connecticut Post
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle schoolPeople walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12,
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle school
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
People walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. Investigators say they're puzzled by the significant amount of mercury found at the Las Vegas middle school, days after the neurotoxin was first... Read more
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Daily Herald
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle schoolProtection Agency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle school
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Protection Agency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of the element has been cleaned up so far at Walter Johnson Junior High School. "It's a pretty significant amount. It's definitely more than a thermometer-worth," said... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle schoolPeople walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12,
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle school
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
People walk on the roof of Walter Johnson Junior High School, Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, in Las Vegas. Investigators say they're puzzled by the significant amount of mercury found at the Las Vegas middle school, days after the neurotoxin was first... Read more
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PhysOrg
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle schoolAgency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of the element
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle school
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
Agency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of the element has been cleaned up so far on campus at Walter Johnson Junior High School in western Las Vegas. "It's a pretty significant amount. It's definitely more than a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle schoolAgency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of the element
EPA puzzled by mercury amount at Vegas middle school
KTVN Reno / Posted 15 days ago
Agency said Monday that more than a quarter cup (59 milliliters) of the element has been cleaned up so far on campus at Walter Johnson Junior High School. Clark County School District - the fifth largest school system in the country - says that... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Gas prices up 2 cents in Las Vegas over last weekschool as mercury cleanup continuesClasses cancelled at Vegas school as mercury
Gas prices up 2 cents in Las Vegas over last week
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 15 days ago
school as mercury cleanup continuesClasses cancelled at Vegas school as mercury cleanup continues Parents wait outside Walter Johnson Junior High School in Las Vegas amid a hazmat investigation on Sept. 7, 2016. (Source: FOX5) Students at... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Classes cancelled at Vegas school as mercury cleanup continuespresent at middle school prior to lockdownMercury present at middle school prio
Classes cancelled at Vegas school as mercury cleanup continues
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 15 days ago
present at middle school prior to lockdownMercury present at middle school prior to lockdown Parents wait outside Walter Johnson Junior High School in Las Vegas amid a hazmat investigation on Sept. 7, 2016. (Source: FOX5) Frustration and... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
New nonstop Las Vegas-Beijing flights to start at $650 round-tripMonday; mercury cleanup continuesJohnson Jr. High classes cancelled Monday; mer
New nonstop Las Vegas-Beijing flights to start at $650 round-trip
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 15 days ago
Monday; mercury cleanup continuesJohnson Jr. High classes cancelled Monday; mercury cleanup continues Parents wait outside Walter Johnson Junior High School in Las Vegas amid a hazmat investigation on Sept. 7, 2016. (Source: FOX5) Students at... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
New Las Vegas-Beijing flights to start at $650 round-tripMonday; mercury cleanup continuesJohnson Jr. High classes cancelled Monday; mer
New Las Vegas-Beijing flights to start at $650 round-trip
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 15 days ago
Monday; mercury cleanup continuesJohnson Jr. High classes cancelled Monday; mercury cleanup continues Parents wait outside Walter Johnson Junior High School in Las Vegas amid a hazmat investigation on Sept. 7, 2016. (Source: FOX5) Students at... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Johnson Jr. High classes cancelled Monday; mercury cleanup continuespresent at middle school prior to lockdownMercury present at middle school prio
Johnson Jr. High classes cancelled Monday; mercury cleanup continues
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 15 days ago
present at middle school prior to lockdownMercury present at middle school prior to lockdown Parents wait outside Walter Johnson Junior High School in Las Vegas amid a hazmat investigation on Sept. 7, 2016. (Source: FOX5) Frustration and... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Family displaced, classes canceled again after school mercury contaminationpresent at middle school prior to lockdownMercury present at middle school prio
Family displaced, classes canceled again after school mercury contamination
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 15 days ago
present at middle school prior to lockdownMercury present at middle school prior to lockdown Parents wait outside Walter Johnson Junior High School in Las Vegas amid a hazmat investigation on Sept. 7, 2016. (Source: FOX5) Frustration and... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Police investigate deadly crash near Torrey Pines, Charlestondisplaced, classes canceled again after Johnson Junior High School mercury cont
Police investigate deadly crash near Torrey Pines, Charleston
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 15 days ago
displaced, classes canceled again after Johnson Junior High School mercury contamination Parents wait outside Walter Johnson Junior High School in Las Vegas amid a hazmat investigation on Sept. 7, 2016. (Source: FOX5) Clark County... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Armed robbery suspect sought by MetroMonday at Johnson Junior High SchoolCCSD: Classes canceled Monday at Johnson Ju
Armed robbery suspect sought by Metro
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 16 days ago
Monday at Johnson Junior High SchoolCCSD: Classes canceled Monday at Johnson Junior High School Parents wait outside Walter Johnson Junior High School in Las Vegas amid a hazmat investigation on Sept. 7, 2016. (Source: FOX5) Clark County... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
CCSD: Classes canceled Monday at Johnson Junior High Schoolpresent at middle school prior to lockdownMercury present at middle school prio
CCSD: Classes canceled Monday at Johnson Junior High School
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 16 days ago
present at middle school prior to lockdownMercury present at middle school prior to lockdown Parents wait outside Walter Johnson Junior High School in Las Vegas amid a hazmat investigation on Sept. 7, 2016. (Source: FOX5) Frustration and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
EPA to further test students' clothes after mercury findingDistrict spokeswoman Melinda Malone said Saturday that the EPA has already clea
EPA to further test students' clothes after mercury finding
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
District spokeswoman Melinda Malone said Saturday that the EPA has already cleared more than 700 bags of items left at Walter Johnson Junior High since Wednesday's discovery. EPA staff has also gone through bags of clothes that 50 families... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Student says he found mercury Tuesday, school did not act until WednesdayClark County school officials now admit the mercury may have been sitting at Wa
Student says he found mercury Tuesday, school did not act until Wednesday
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 17 days ago
Clark County school officials now admit the mercury may have been sitting at Walter Johnson Junior High School longer than they first reported. A student tells 13 Action News he first came in contact with the mercury on Tuesday. The school, however,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
School officials, EPA trade blame on school mercury responsefor mercury spills. We don't have that authority," he said. Five to 10 drops o
School officials, EPA trade blame on school mercury response
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 18 days ago
for mercury spills. We don't have that authority," he said. Five to 10 drops of the element were found Wednesday at Walter Johnson Junior High School, leading authorities to keep 1,200 students and others for up to 17 hours to screen them... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
School officials, EPA trade blame on school mercury responsefor mercury spills. We don't have that authority," he said. Five to 10 drops o
School officials, EPA trade blame on school mercury response
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 18 days ago
for mercury spills. We don't have that authority," he said. Five to 10 drops of the element were found Wednesday at Walter Johnson Junior High School, leading authorities to keep 1,200 students and others for up to 17 hours to screen them... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
School officials, EPA trade blame on school mercury responsefor mercury spills. We don't have that authority," he said. Five to 10 drops o
School officials, EPA trade blame on school mercury response
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
for mercury spills. We don't have that authority," he said. Five to 10 drops of the element were found Wednesday at Walter Johnson Junior High School, leading authorities to keep 1,200 students and others for up to 17 hours to screen them... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
School officials, EPA trade blame on school mercury responsefor mercury spills. We don't have that authority," he said. Five to 10 drops o
School officials, EPA trade blame on school mercury response
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 18 days ago
for mercury spills. We don't have that authority," he said. Five to 10 drops of the element were found Wednesday at Walter Johnson Junior High School, leading authorities to keep 1,200 students and others for up to 17 hours to screen them... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
School officials, EPA trade blame on school mercury responsefor mercury spills. We don't have that authority," he said. Five to 10 drops o
School officials, EPA trade blame on school mercury response
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 18 days ago
for mercury spills. We don't have that authority," he said. Five to 10 drops of the element were found Wednesday at Walter Johnson Junior High School, leading authorities to keep 1,200 students and others for up to 17 hours to screen them... Read more
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