The red circle shows Magnesium Elektron's facility on the border of Venice and Madison in a residential area. The residents of Venice, Illinois, claim that the massive factory on the north side of their town, across the river from St. Louis on State Route 3, has been poisoning them for decades. N ... More >>
Native Americans trash plans to expand a sprawling Illinois landfill.
Exxon pulled out of its Clinton County coal mine nearly a decade ago. Locals still live with the mess.
Smokestacks, strip joints and a seriously solid tax base: Welcome to Sauget, Illinois
Refineries stuck Hartford with a toxic pool of gasoline that just won't go away. Homes burn and residents get sick, but nobody's helping.
Helen Hudlin saw the blight in her East St. Louis neighborhood and "just got busy"
From the top of Mount Milam to the depths of the Pit with the people who take out St. Louis' garbage