Sept. 3, 2010 Frederick News Post: Tour Maps Contamination

http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sections/news/display.htm?StoryID=109398 Originally published September 03, 2010 Bill and Ed Krantz know the history of the Kemp Lane and Shookstown Road area better than almost anyone. They’ve farmed the land, they’ve raised cattle on most of the fields, and for decades they’ve watched generations of neighbors grow up and move out.

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Sept. 3, 2010 Frederick News Post: Detrick Probe Moves Forward

http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sections/news/display.htm?StoryID=109404 State and federal agencies have made significant strides in investigating contamination near Fort Detrick and a possible resulting cancer cluster, but residents still aren’t confident their work will fully capture the extent of their health problems. The Frederick County Health Department held its second meeting to address issues Thursday

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My Fox DC Channel 5

http://www.myfoxdc.com/dpp/news/maryland/more-than-500-cancer-families-around-fort-detrick-090110 More then 500 Cancer Families around Fort Detrick By JOHN HENREHAN/myfoxdc FREDERICK, Md. – More than 500 families who live (or once lived) around Fort Detrick have reported cancer cases, according to an activist organization. The number has grown from over 300 families to 500 families over the last

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WHAG TV

http://your4state.com/fulltext/?nxd_id=132325 FREDERICK, MD – A new survey shows more people may be affected by a possible cancer cluster in the Fort Detrick area. The Kristen Renee Foundation announced about 500 families, who live close to Fort Detrick, think they could be part of the cluster. Some residents will guide the

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Frederick News Post

http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sections/news/display.htm?StoryID=109354 Foundation declines to disclose research Originally published September 02, 2010 By Megan Eckstein The Kristen Renee Foundation has submitted a request under the Freedom of Information Act that Fort Detrick provide copies of all documents related to its Agent Orange usage in the 1950s and’ 60s, according to an

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  Date: August 26, 2010 www.kristenreneefoundation.org www.fighingforfrederick.org Contact us at info@fightingforfrederick.org (301) 433-4561   The Kristen Renee Foundation continues its fight for Frederick, MD “Fighting for Frederick; Our City, Our Health” with it’s second Press Conference (Frederick, MD) – August 26, 2010– Angie Pieper, President of The Kristen Renee Foundation will

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Aug 21, 2010 AOL News

http://www.aolnews.com/nation/article/randy-white-fights-to-expose-cancer-cluster-near-frederick-maryland/19588039?ncid=webmail Dave Thier Contributor AOL News (Aug. 21) — Two and a half years ago, Randy White’s daughter Kristen was diagnosed with brain cancer. She went through chemo, radiation and three brain biopsies, but nothing worked. Just 30 years old, she died in his house, in his arms. “She was

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Aug 20th FNP State, federal agencies probe for Agent Orange information

http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sections/news/display.htm?StoryID=108802 By Megan Eckstein State and federal agencies requested the Army test for Agent Orange near Fort Detrick, a Maryland Department of Environment spokeswoman said Thursday. The Maryland Department of Environment and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene released a statement Thursday outlining efforts to address environmental contamination at

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