Ashton Marra http://ktep.org en Tap Water Still Unsafe To Drink In Charleston, W.Va. http://ktep.org/post/tap-water-still-unsafe-drink-charleston-wva Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>It's MORNING EDITION from NPR News. Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.<p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>And I'm David Greene. In and around Charleston, West Virginia there are some 300,000 people who are still waiting to be able to use their tap water. The water was ruled too dangerous for anything other than flushing down the toilet after a chemical leaked into the system Thursday.<p>Hundreds of businesses closed and many schools remain closed today. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 09:56:00 +0000 Ashton Marra 32657 at http://ktep.org Chemical Spill In West Virginia Leads To State Of Emergency http://ktep.org/post/chemical-spill-west-virginia-leads-state-emergency West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has declared a state of emergency in nine counties because of water contamination. Approximately 300,000 people have been affected as a chemical has leached into the water supply. Fri, 10 Jan 2014 22:01:00 +0000 Ashton Marra 32560 at http://ktep.org