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Missouri / Dioxin #290300

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 14, 1983
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(Studio) Federal government reported offering temporary free hsing. to residents of Missouri trailer park contaminated with dioxin.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Gray Summit, Missouri) Dioxin contamination at Quail Run trailer park examined. [WOMAN - notes she just moved in. ] [EPA spokesperson Art SPRATLIN - calls for expediency.] Dioxin contamination said occurring in fashion similar to that at Times Beach. [Missouri health department spokesperson Dr. Denny DONNELL - acknowledges health risks to residents.] [PEOPLE - question their future.]
REPORTER: Frank Currier

Currier, Frank;
Schieffer, Bob

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