January 10, 2017
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The entire congressional delegation from Washington is asking President-elect Donald Trump to make environmental cleanup of the Hanford nuclear reservation a priority.
January 3, 2017
at 8:54 am
A new report recommends that $181 million be spent on interim cleanup and maintenance of the plant.
December 16, 2016
at 1:01 pm
The price tag for a long-delayed facility to treat dangerous radioactive wastes left over from the production of nuclear weapons has climbed from $12.3 billion...
December 2, 2016
at 8:46 am
More than 60 Hanford workers have received medical exams for possible chemical-vapor exposure since spring.
November 23, 2016
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The settlement resolves allegations that for 13 years, Bechtel and subcontractor URS Corp. knowingly charged the government for materials and services that didn’t meet standards...
July 23, 2016
at 7:24 pm
Saying workers cannot wait any longer, the state attorney general, Bob Ferguson, has asked a federal judge to immediately take steps to protect Hanford nuclear...
July 11, 2016
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A coalition of labor unions on the Hanford nuclear reservation in Washington state stopped work Monday at some of the radioactive waste tank farms because...
July 8, 2016
at 4:53 pm
More than 50 Hanford workers in recent months have sought medical examinations for possible exposure to chemical vapors. Changing shifts to nights and weekends for...
July 4, 2016
at 2:03 am
LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (AP) — U.S. Department of Energy contractors are scheduled to start removing contaminated soil leftover in northern New Mexico from the Manhattan...
May 5, 2016
at 7:23 pm
A growing number of Hanford workers are reporting possible exposures to tank farm vapors.