With the number of Hanford workers being evaluated for a variety of symptoms and potential ailments due to smelling odors and fumes in the Tank Farm area now at 33, Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson is considering new legal action vs. the federal government.
In the wake of the escape of a dangerous murderer patient from the troubled Western State Hospital in Lakewood, WA, reports indicate there have been literally dozens of 'escapes,' or 'walkaways' as the hospital calls them over the last three years.
As we all know, spring means increased traffic that's in and out, including pets, guests, sports teams etc. Your floors and carpet get worse than they were in the winter. But you might not know, dirty carpets aren't good for your health. IF ONLY you knew what was really in your…
Regular routine checks and inspections of the waste tanks at Hanford have scientists wondering about a possible 2nd tank that might be leaking. It's tank AY-101, the second-oldest of the double-shell tanks, and dates back to about 1969.
AY-102 is causing a lot of controversy at Hanford. The leaking double-walled tank is not a hazard to the public according to the Department of Energy, but some former Hanford workers are calling it a "catastrophic" event.