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Tag Archives: Hanford

  1. Cold War, Hot Mess via Virginia Quarterly Review October 7, 2021

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  2. Cleaning up nuclear waste at Hanford: Secrecy, delays and budget debates via Crosscut September 5, 2021

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  3. Exclusive | Hanford workers hospitalized after feeling sick digging at nuclear waste-tainted site via Tri-City Herald July 13, 2021

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  4. ‘Ongoing threat.’ Groups demand action on leaking Hanford nuclear waste tank via Tri-City Herald May 5, 2021

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  5. Ecology tracking Hanford waste tank leak via Department of Ecology, Washington State April 30, 2021

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  6. Hanford nuclear waste tank may be leaking, U.S. officials say via KOMO April 30, 2021

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  7. Virtual event brings together people impacted by U.S. nuclear legacy via The Fig Tree April 21, 2021

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  8. Hanford companies agree to pay $58 million over alleged overcharging of taxpayers via Tri-City Herald September 23, 2020

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  9. Why Scientists Fear a Chernobyl-Like Catastrophe Could Happen at Hanford via Columbia Riverkeeper September 15, 2020

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  10. AG FERGUSON ANNOUNCES VICTORY FOR HANFORD WORKERS: JUDGES UPHOLD WASHINGTON LAWS GIVING HANFORD WORKERS EASIER ACCESS TO HEALTH BENEFITS via Washington State Office of the Attorney General August 20, 2020

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  11. American’s Chernobyl via Cited August 5, 2020

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  12. The Bomb Was Never a One-Way Affair: Bringing Together Japanese and American Sufferers (webinar) August 2, 2020

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  13. Lightning strikes ignite 9,000-acre fire on Hanford nuclear reservation mountain via Tri-City Herald June 1, 2020

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  14. A nuclear waste site where the biggest fear isn’t radiation, but coronavirus via The Guardian May 4, 2020

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  15. Report Slams Fed Oversight of Aging WA Nuclear Site via Public News Service February 25, 2020

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  16. Cascadia Uranium Film Arts Festival, April 3-5, 2020 in Portland, Oregon February 24, 2020

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  17. Wash. state reverses course on some nasty Hanford nuclear waste. Alternative was worse via Tri-City Herald February 12, 2020

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  18. Some Hanford radiation exposure records could harm workers and taxpayers, report says via Tri-City Herald January 15, 2020

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  19. State fines Hanford nuclear site $1M for restricting info via Stars and Stripes January 7, 2020

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  20. Storm of Tumbleweeds Buries Cars, Terrifies Drivers and Astounds Police via The New York Times January 2, 2020

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  21. Hiring at Hanford’s massive plant targets nation’s most dangerous radioactive waste via YakimaHerald.com December 31, 2019

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  22. Dangerous radioactive hot particles span the globe via Beyond Nuclear International November 20, 2019

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  23. It Happened Here: JFK breaks ground for nuclear reactor at Hanford via Yakima Herald October 8, 2019

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  24. Inside America’s most toxic nuclear waste dump, where 56 million gallons of buried radioactive sludge are leaking into the earth via Business Insider September 24, 2019

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  25. Hanford officials move nuclear waste from Columbia River via FiberOne September 13, 2019

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  26. Visit the Reactor That Made the Plutonium for the “Fat Man” Nuclear Bomb via IEEE Spectrum August 27, 2019

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  27. Plan to Reclassify Radioactive Nuclear Waste Spurs Anger via US News June 30, 2019

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  28. Tri-Cities will turn the clock back 75 years. Atomic Frontier Days to return via Tri-City Herald June 30, 2019

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  29. Richland High’s mushroom cloud logo surprised a Japanese student. She finally spoke up via Tri-City Herald June 9, 2019

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  30. U.S. can label nuke waste as less dangerous to quicken cleanup via CTV News June 7, 2019

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  31. Contamination events force project shut down at Hanford nuclear site via King 5 News May 18, 2019

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  32. Rising costs of nuclear cleanup can’t slow progress via Union-Bulletin.com February 5, 2019

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  33. “Incidental” nuclear waste: reconceiving a problem won’t make it go away via The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists February 4, 2019

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  34. State Of Washington Lambastes Trump Administration Plan To Reclassify Nuke Waste via Huffpost January 9, 2019

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  35. Agreement reached in lawsuit over safety of workers at Hanford nuclear site via Seattle Times October 13, 2018

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  36. US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted nuclear site via TDN.com September 21, 2018

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  37. Radioactive contamination found in workers’ car filters, says Hanford watchdog via Tri-City Herald September 5, 2018

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  38. American students aren’t taught nuclear weapons policy in school. Here’s how to fix that problem via The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists June 22, 2018

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  39. The 60-Year Downfall of Nuclear Power in the U.S. Has Left a Huge Mess via The Atlantic June 11, 2018

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  40. A different kind of ‘atomic tourist’ visits Hanford via Crosscut June 1, 2018

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  41. New resource center helps sick Hanford workers via king5.com May 5, 2018

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  42. DOE’s oversight at Hanford slammed in government report via The Seattle Times April 25, 2018

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  43. Volcanoes or earthquakes. Which one is a bigger threat to Hanford? via Yakima Herald.com April 23, 2018

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  44. Workers’ radiation exposure halts Hanford nuclear plant demolition via The Columbian April 8, 2018

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  45. The Atomic-Bomb Core That Escaped World War II via The Atlantic April 2, 2018

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  46. Feds To Investigate Contamination Spread At Hanford via Northwest Public Broadcasting March 29, 2018

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  47. Nagasaki survivor tours B Reactor, visits Richland High School via NBC Right Now March 12, 2018

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  48. This Nagasaki bomb survivor visits Hanford. ‘Do you understand my heart?’ via Tri-Cities Herald March 12, 2018

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  49. Nagasaki survivor visits Hanford, finds some of the story still untold via Seattle Times March 12, 2018

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  50. Is there a cheaper way to treat Hanford radioactive waste? Northwest officials are wary via Tri-Cities Herald March 5, 2018

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  51. Nagasaki atomic-bomb survivor to speak in Walla Walla, visit Hanford via Yakima Herald.com (Walla Walla Union Bulletin) March 5, 2018

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  52. Radioactive Contamination Found on “Clean” Vehicles from Hanford Facility via Hanford Challenge February 27, 2018

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  53. Radioactive contamination found in ‘clean’ cars, says Hanford watchdog via Tri-City Herald February 21, 2018

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  54. Bill passes to help ill Hanford workers via Tri-City Herald January 26, 2018

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  55. Tests Show Hanford Workers Ingested Radioactive Waste via NW News Network January 26, 2018

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  56. Update: Radioactive particles found on cars. Hanford workers may have driven 2 home via Tri-City Herald December 19, 2017

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  57. More Hanford workers may have inhaled radioactive particles via Tri-City Herald December 15, 2017

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  58. 2.2B gallons of groundwater treated at Hanford plants this year via Tri-City Herald October 22, 2017

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  59. Whistleblower helps secure $2 million settlement over contract rigging at Hanford via The Spokesman-Review September 23, 2017

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  60. Should GE’s Mark 1 Nuclear Reactor Be Recalled Worldwide Like a Faulty Unsafe Automobile? (Pt. 5) via EnviroNews September 12, 2017

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  61. Forget North Korea, America Is Already Quietly Nuking Itself via Portside (Antimedia) August 19, 2017

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  62. Trump’s N. Korea WARGASM! Will It Come? A Different Perspective w/Space4Peace’s Bruce Gagon & Bo Jacobs in Hiroshima – NH #321 via Nuclear Hotseat August 16, 2017

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  63. Tests show Hanford workers inhaled radioactive plutonium via King5 August 3, 2017

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  64. Hanford workers exposed to vapors could seek help at proposed center via Tri-City Herald July 25, 2017

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  65. A predictable nuclear accident at Hanford via Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists July 20, 2017

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  66. Stack demolished at Hanford’s Plutonium Finishing Plant via The Spokesman-Review July 18, 2017

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  67. Senators grill Perry on Yucca nuclear storage plans via The Hill June 22, 2017

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  68. Official says more Hanford nuke mishaps likely via the Las Vegas Sun June 15, 2017

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  69. l The Latest: Contractor: Radiation too low to hurt health via The Washington Post June 9, 2017

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  70. Russell Jim honored for lifetime of work on nuclear waste via Yakima Herald June 7, 2017

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  71. A predictable nuclear accident at Hanford via The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists May 25, 2017

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  72. Hanford nuclear site accident puts focus on aging US facilities via Raw Story (Reuters) May 14, 2017

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  73. Tunnel collapse latest safety issue at Washington state nuclear site via Chicago Tribune May 10, 2017

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  74. Hanford workers take cover after cave-in of tunnel with radioactive waste via The Seattle Times May 9, 2017

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  75. Tunnel collapse at Hanford Nuclear site, emergency declared via CBS News May 9, 2017

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  76. Washington House Passes Protections For Sick Hanford Workers via OPB.org March 4, 2017

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  77. Former Hanford doctor ‘under duress’ to disregard worker safety via King5 February 9, 2017

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  78. Workers at Hanford Nuclear Site Could Get Protection During Clean Up via EHS Today January 31, 2017

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  79. Worker falling into Hanford septic tank leads to fine via Tri-City Herald November 27, 2016

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  80. Richland man sues EPA over Hanford air permit via The Tri-City Herald October 3, 2016

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  81. Nuclear accident in New Mexico ranks among the costliest in U.S. history via Los Angeles Times September 22, 2016

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  82. Hanford whistleblowers awarded $216,000 in back pay, compensation via Tri-City Herald September 20, 2016

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  83. Washington Fire Crews Fight To Keep Buffer Between Wildfire, Nuclear Reactor via Jefferson Public Radio August 4, 2016

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  84. Fires burn across Eastern Washington, one toward Hanford nuclear site via the Tri-City Herald July 31, 2016

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  85. Nuclear worker: ‘Retaliation is very real at Hanford’ via King5 July 29, 2016

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  86. AG files emergency action to force end to Hanford safety ‘crisis’ via K5 July 22, 2016

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  87. Hanford nuclear contractor proposes changing workers’ shifts to cut vapor exposure via The Seattle Times July 9, 2016

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  88. There’s No Covering Up This One — Visible Pollution Leaking from NY Nuclear Plant via Activist Post July 2, 2016

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  89. Hanford continues to mislead workers about toxic vapors via King5 June 9, 2016

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  90. Is This the 4th Recent Nuclear Disaster to Strike the U.S.? via Natural Blaze May 7, 2016

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  91. NUCLEAR WASTE LEAKING AT ‘AMERICAN FUKUSHIMA’ IN NORTHWEST via Newsweek May 3, 2016

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  92. 6 reasons to know about Hanford’s nuclear waste via KOIN6 May 3, 2016

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  93. Six more Hanford workers evaluated for chemical vapor exposure via Tri-City Herald May 3, 2016

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  94. 11 Hanford workers sick Thurs. from vapors via KING5 April 30, 2016

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  95. Hanford, Not Fukushima, is the Big Radiological Threat to the West Coast via Counter Punch April 29, 2016

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  96. Workers study cause of fluctuations in nuclear waste tank via The Washington Post April 19, 2016

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  97. Leak worsens in massive Hanford tank holding nuclear waste Loading  via KGW.com April 18, 2016

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  98. Emptying to start on Hanford tank with interior leak via Tri-City Herald March 4, 2016

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  99. Plutonium plant cleanup makes progress via World Nuclear News February 27, 2016

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  100. Review finds more than 500 problems in plant meant to treat Hanford nuclear waste via Los Angeles Times February 1, 2016

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