TV meteorologists warm to climate change

By Don Corrigan At a time when journalists are accused of reporting “fake news,” including stories about climate change and its effects on weather, some intrepid television meteorologists are stepping up to the cameras to make this connection. They are getting assistance from Climate Matters with a project that provides localized climate information to weather…

Post-Dispatch report on West Lake sparks social media criticism

After decades of controversy about the dangers of the West Lake and Bridgeton Landfill and nearby Coldwater Creek, the Post-Dispatch set out to ask the nation’s experts to assess the dangers of radioactivity at the site. Reporter Jacob Barker says he was surprised by what he was told. The nation’s nuclear experts said that the…