EPA

Reader Input: Humans excrete enormous effluent

I agree with Jerry Johnson that we should get serious about these geese that don’t even pay taxes to support our parks and then defecate on them (“Geese and their poop ...

Reader Input: Citizens: You’re being controlled

If you place a frog in a pot of hot water, he will immediately jump out. However, if you place this frog in a pot of warm water and then slowly increase the temperature, he is &ldq ...

Reader Input: Raptors are best rodent solution

Mouse and rat poisons are not just a local problem, but nationwide and worldwide. d-Con has not complied with the EPA’s findings to ban these second-generation poisons. All o ...

Activist wants rat poison pulled from Auburn stores

Jay Sheets likes the progress he has seen in the area’s birds of prey population, but he doesn’t like what he sees on some of the local retail shelves that could pose a ...

Make clean-up of the toxic landfill a No. 1 priority

  My father cares about the city I call home. He wants me in a safe and clean environment. So I showed my father the city of Lincoln’s April 23 staff report that shows ...

Can Lincoln afford the landfill clean up?

  Lincoln city officials know that the old dump on Virginiatown Road is a health hazard. Recent data in an engineering report paid for by the city of Lincoln revealed that t ...

Reader Input: EPA inaction killing our bees

We have heard a great deal of news over the years about the shrinking bee population. Two new studies released in late March add to the solid body of scientific evidence showing th ...

One of these days, lead fishing weights will go bye-bye

If you cast your line often enough, sooner or later you’re bound to get bit. You might even catch something. The same principle can be applied to lawsuits. Over the years, t ...