April 13, 2017
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As a result, Energy Northwest, the consortium that operates the Columbia Generating Station nuclear plant, has been temporarily barred by state regulators from sending waste...
March 8, 2017
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Washington Sens. Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray are asking the Department of Energy’s Inspector General to investigate the company that processes workers’ compensation claims.
January 21, 2017
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The payment settles allegations that the contractor bilked the government at Hanford for five years.
January 19, 2017
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In a confirmation hearing, Sen. Maria Cantwell pushed Rick Perry to commit to cleaning up the Hanford nuclear reservation.
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
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A new report recommends that $181 million be spent on interim cleanup and maintenance of the plant.
December 16, 2016
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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
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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
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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...