A new study has found that ground water in Nye County has been contaminated by nuclear testing at the Nevada Test Site. We talk with experts about what happens and what needs to be done to fix the problem.
The US Department of Labor has finalized it review of Nevada Occupational
Safety and Health Administration in the wake of 25 construction deaths. And
the report is very critical of the state agency's investigations and the
weak hand played by administrators in levying fines on companies that were
failing to observe elementary safety.
In our second hour, we take a look at how valley law enforcement agencies are keeping residents safe. The UNLV Institute for Security Studies is co-sponsoring the event "Keeping Your Community Institutions Safe" this Thursday at 4pm at UNLV.
A new report from the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology says as many as 90,000 people could die next winter from the swine flu. And as many as 300,000 people could require hospitalization.
Chris Cochran, Assoc Prof of the School of Public Health, UNLV
Maria Azzarelli, Health Educator of the Tobacco Control Program, Southern NV Health Dist
Joe Wilcock, Past Pres, NV Tavern Owners Assoc, and owner, Brewery Bar and Grill