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10:57 am on Thursday November 29, 2012

Think you vote wait time in Charleston was bad? Be glad you don't live in Richland County

Image by Flickr user Katri Niemi It's been more than three weeks and folks in Richland County still haven't gotten to the bottom of why voting conditions were so bad in the Columbia-area county. What is known is that there weren't enough voting...
10:18 am on Monday October 5, 2009

More concern that arsenic is leaking into water supply from coal-power waste

Image by Flickr user xjyxjy Image by 20091005-coal.jpg Consultants have discovered high levels of arsenic in the ground just outside the boundary of a coal ash waste pond at a power plant near Columbia. The State has the scoop on what's going on....