Reporter Stacy St. Clair talks “dangerous face water” & hotel conditions in Sochi

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Tribune reporter Stacy St. Clair was told by her Sochi hotel that the water was “dangerous” for her face. She tweeted this exchange and it went viral. Steve Cochran talks with Stacy about her experiences so far in Sochi – the unfinished hotels, the stray dogs, the squatters. Hear what it’s like to be a reporter at the 2014 Winter Olympics!


Drinking glasses show the yellow-colored water that poured from the bathroom faucets at a Sochi hotel. Taken by and Tweeted by Chicago Tribune reporter, Stacy St. Clair, Tuesday morning, February 4, 2014. (Stacy St. Clair / Chicago Tribune)