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Governor Declares State of Emergency in Montgomery County

Governor Matt Bevin has declared a state of emergency in Montgomery County this week after dangerous levels of arsenic were found in the soil over the summer.

Gov. Bevin Declares State of Emergency in Montgomery Co. Over Arsenic

On Thursday, Governor Matt Bevin declared a State of Emergency for Montgomery County over high levels of arsenic found close to homes.

Kentucky finished with arsenic cleanup in Ohio County

The Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection says the state has finished cleaning up large amounts of arsenic in Ohio County.

Residents sue over arsenic found near Montgomery Co. homes

Some residents are suing a wood treatment company that once operated a site in rural Montgomery County where the state recently detected higher-than-normal arsenic levels.

UPDATE: Mt. Sterling residents hire law firm over arsenic contamination

People in Montgomery County living near a site contaminated by arsenic have hired a Louisville law firm.

EPA: High levels of arsenic found in Montgomery Co.

People are being asked to stay inside as much as possible after high levels of arsenic were found in Montgomery County.

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