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  1. Hanford's Manhattan Project park bill passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | HeraldNet

    Legislation to preserve Hanford's B Reactor as a part of the Manhattan Project National Historical Park was passed Friday by the U.S. Senate. The provision was included in the National Defense Authorization Act of 2014, and now heads to President Barack Obama's desk for his signature.

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  2. Washington to sue over nuclear site's tank vaporsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | HeraldNet

    Washington plans to sue the U.S. Department of Energy and its contractor to protect workers from hazardous vapors at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, the nation's most polluted nuclear site, state Attorney General Bob Ferguson said Wednesday. A report last month found the Energy Department does not have an adequate system to detect whether harmful vapors are sickening workers.

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  3. Washington to sue over nuclear site's tank vaporsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | HeraldNet

    Washington plans to sue the U.S. Department of Energy and its contractor to protect workers from hazardous vapors at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, the nation's most polluted nuclear site, state Attorney General Bob Ferguson said Wednesday. A report last month found the Energy Department does not have an adequate system to detect whether harmful vapors are sickening workers.

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  4. Appeals court reinstates case of Hanford whistleblowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | HeraldNet

    An appeals court reinstated a lawsuit filed by a whistleblower at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation who claims he was fired by a subcontractor after raising safety issues at the nation's most polluted nuclear weapons production site. In its ruling Friday, the 9th U.S. Court of Appeals also said plaintiff Walt Tamosaitis is entitled to a jury trial.

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  5. Hanford workers enter McCluskey 'Atomic Man' RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | HeraldNet

    He was covered with radioactive material in 1976 when a glove box exploded. McCluskey, who was 64 at the time, lived for 11 more years and died from causes not related to the accident.

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  6. Study links polar vortex chills to melting sea iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | HeraldNet

    This January 2014 photo shows the U.S. side of Niagara Falls in New York beginning to thaw after the recent 'polar vortex' that affected millions in the U.S. and Canada.

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