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  1. 5 departments battle house fire in rural Fort CalhounRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Hastings Tribune

    Firefighters from five departments have put out a fire that engulfed a home in rural Fort Calhoun in eastern Nebraska.

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  2. Unfinished U.S. Nuclear Plant Given New Lease of Life With SaleRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 15 | The Washington Post

    ... and the rising use of renewable power. Five nuclear power plants have retired in the past five years including Fort Calhoun in Nebraska, which closed last month. Tennessee Valley Authority decided to sell the site in May and held an auction for the ...

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  3. One Company Wants to Build a U.S. Nuclear Plant as Others ShutRead the original story

    Monday Nov 14 | The Washington Post

    ... and the rising use of renewable power. Five nuclear power plants have retired in the past five years including Fort Calhoun in Nebraska, which closed last month. Tennessee Valley Authority had tried in fits and starts to complete Bellefonte, ...

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  4. Nebraska power utility leaders discuss industry changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 12 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... OPPD has already seen quite a bit of change this year, with the shuttering of its nuclear power plant in Fort Calhoun last month. Affordable rates for: Adams, Clay, Nuckolls and Webster Counties, as well as the towns of Doniphan and Giltner, ...

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  5. Decades of Toxic Waste Stranded as Nuclear Plants Close OutRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 6 | The Washington Post

    ... have a permanent solution for the waste left behind. It's a problem that will only get worse. On Oct. 24, the Fort Calhoun Nuclear Generating Station near Blair, Nebraska, became the fifth nuclear plant to close in five years. Of 119 reactors in the ...

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  6. Toxic waste stranded as nuclear plants closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 5 | Boston.com

    ... have a permanent solution for the waste left behind. It's a problem that will only get worse. On Oct. 24, the Fort Calhoun Nuclear Generating Station near Blair, Neb., became the fifth nuclear plant to close in five years. Of 119 reactors in the ...

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  7. Decades of Toxic Waste Stranded as Nuclear Plants Close EarlyRead the original story

    Friday Nov 4 | The Washington Post

    ... a permanent solution for the waste left behind. It's a problem that will only get worse. On October 24, the Fort Calhoun Nuclear Generating Station near Blair, Nebraska, became the fifth nuclear plant to close in five years. Of 119 reactors in the ...

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  8. Shuttered Nuclear Plants Aren't Being Replaced By Green EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    ... they generated was replaced by cheap natural gas or even coal power. EIA pointed to a nuclear power plant in Fort Calhoun, Neb., which closed last week. Large-scale layoffs will begin next year, with 400 people getting terminated over the next 20 ...

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  9. Nebraska classes teaching all aspects of deer processingRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... State Historical Park. The first was held earlier this week, covering field care and curing. Cure Cooking of Fort Calhoun is leading the classes, which costs $35 each. Space is limited. To register, visit CureCooking.com/DeerClasses. Fort Atkinson ...

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  10. Nuclear energy promoted as part of nationa s low-carbon futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... about energy issues for most of the 38 years he worked at The New York Times. He spoke the same week that the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant in Nebraska shut down after 43 years of production, although it was licensed to operate until 2033. Weak ...

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  11. Ripple Effect: Fort Calhoun in Nebraska shuts downRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Days after celebrating the long-delayed completion of the Tennessee Valley Authority's Watts Bar Unit 2 nuclear plant near Knoxville, the Nuclear Energy Institute was lamenting the closure of the Omaha Public Power's Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant near Omaha, Neb.

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  12. Smallest Nuclear Power Plant In United States Closes PrematurelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Electric Energy Online

    The Fort Calhoun Nuclear Power Station has officially shut down after 43 years of service providing reliable, carbon-free electricity to homes and businesses in Nebraska. The plant accounted for 34 percent of owner Omaha Public Power District's total electricity generation and 9 percent of the state's electricity generation.

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  13. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | KLKN

    ... end what was supposed to be a 20-year-contract with the company that has managed day-to-day operations at the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant since 2012. Omaha Public Power District officials say it will cost $5 million to end what was supposed to ...

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  14. Hundreds attend Speer-Perez family funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | KLKN

    ... end what was supposed to be a 20-year-contract with the company that has managed day-to-day operations at the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant since 2012. Omaha Public Power District officials say it will cost $5 million to end what was supposed to ...

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  15. Nebraska nuclear plant contract termination will cost $5MRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | KLKN

    Omaha Public Power District officials say it will cost $5 million to end what was supposed to be a 20-year-contract with the company that has managed day-to-day operations at the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant since 2012. The power district began permanently shutting down the nation's smallest nuclear power plant on Monday.

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  16. Nebraska nuclear plant contract termination will cost $5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Omaha Public Power District officials say it will cost $5 million to end what was supposed to be a 20-year-contract with the company that has managed day-to-day operations at the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant since 2012. The power district began permanently shutting down the nation's smallest nuclear power plant on Monday.

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  17. Fort Calhoun Closing Shows Weak Market Conditions Ignore Nuclears ValueRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    The Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant officially shut down today after 43 years of service providing reliable, carbon-free electricity to homes and businesses in Nebraska. The 479-megawatt plant accounted for 34 percent of owner Omaha Public Power District's total electricity generation and nine percent of the state's electricity generation.

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  18. Nuclear Power Plant In Nebraska ClosesRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    The nation's smallest nuclear power plant is set to permanently shut down on Monday. The Omaha Public Power District's board decided earlier this year that the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant is no longer financially sustainable.

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  19. Waste, Families Left Behind As Nuclear Plants CloseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    A drive 30 minutes north of Omaha, Neb., leads to the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant. It's full of new equipment.

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  20. Parents urged to take Halloween safety precautionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... night during our late newscast. The Omaha Public Power District's board decided earlier this year that the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant is no longer financially sustainable. A South Dakota man who won a $232 million Powerball jackpot in 2009 is ...

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