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Waterloo Regional Police warn about carfentanil that looks like cannabis

Sat, 05/25/2019 - 17:48

The Record    WATERLOO REGION — Waterloo Regional Police have issued a warning about a product that looks like cannabis but isn’t. The product contains the deadly drug carfentanil, said Staff Sgt. Brenna Bonn, head of drugs for Waterloo Regional Police. Police say the product has not been seen in Waterloo Region but the warning ...

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4th Annual Hazmat Nation Party at IAFC

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 23:32
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Fatal explosion destroys home in southern Indiana, over a dozen other homes damaged

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 05:24

WLWT5      JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. — A home explosion rocked a neighborhood in Jeffersonville, Indiana,on Sunday. According to police, there were three people in the home at the time of the explosion. One of them was killed. Two victims were transported to a local hospital. When firefighters arrived at the scene minutes later, the house was ...

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Search Warrant in Loleta Finds 5,000+ Unpermitted Plants, BHO Lab, Environmental Violations; Two Arrested, Sheriff’s Office Says

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 12:17

Lost Coast Outpost     On May 15, 2019, deputies with the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) served one search warrant to investigate illegal cannabis cultivation on the 200 block of Indianola Reservation Road in Loleta. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife, the Humboldt County Environmental Health and HAZMAT Unit and the ...

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Chlorine plant fire produces dangerous fumes, closes Pulaski Skyway

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 06:21

      News12   A fire at a Chlorine plant in Hudson County is producing dangerous fumes and forced the closure of the Pulaski Skyway. The fire started around 10 p.m. Friday at the Alden Leeds Corporation plant on Jacobus Avenue. Thick smoke could be seen for miles. Due to the chemicals burning in the ...

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Bomb Squad response for explosive found by man maintaining lawn; disposes of ordnance found

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 16:57

  ArkLaTex   TEXARKANA, Texas – (KTAL/KMSS) An explosive ordinance disposal team from Barksdale Air Force Base today detonated a early 1900s-manufactured tank wound found by a Texarkana man mowing his yard Sunday afternoon. The man said as he was mowing the yard of house on Magnolia Street when he noticed something sticking out of the ...

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Chemical fire at Lebanon Walmart

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 09:29

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School closed after radiological screening concerns, official discussing plans for future educational facilities amongst concerns of town citizens

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 06:38

Newsweek     chool in Ohio has been forced to close for the remainder of the academic year after enriched uranium was discovered inside. Neptunium 237—a byproduct of nuclear reaction and plutonium production—was also detected inside Zahn’s Corner Middle School in the town of Piketon, around 80 miles east of Cincinnati, WLWT reported. The middle school—which serves around ...

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