Couple rescued from the Hudson River in Corinth

Couple rescued from the Hudson River in Corinth

CORINTH, NY (NEWS10) As the summer heats up, first responders are reminding people to exercise water safety. This warning came after several water rescue attempts occurred last week. On Friday, Saratoga County Sheriffs held a press conference to address the latest incident on the Hudson River. It was a chaotic day for the Murcia family. … Read more

Highly radioactive spill near Columbia River in E. Washington worse than expected

Workers began preparing to clean up a highly radioactive spill under the Hanford Site Building 324 near Richland and the Columbia River in 2017. The spill was recently found to be much larger than anticipated.

The leak of highly radioactive waste under a building on the Hanford Nuclear Preserve north of Richland and near the Columbia River is deeper and wider than expected. In a statement Thursday, the Energy Department said the soil contamination at the Hanford 324 Building 1,000 feet from the Columbia River and one mile north of … Read more

An exciting moment: the demolition of the first dam on the Klamath River begins

An exciting moment: the demolition of the first dam on the Klamath River begins

Fragmented communities behind the curtain of redwoods can come together to take on big energy companies and win, said Craig Tucker, natural resources consultant for the Karuk tribe. Copco dam no. 2 is being removed. All four dams are expected to be removed by 2024. (Contribution/Shane Anderson, Swiftwater Films) This week the demolition of the … Read more