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Army Corps: Nuke Cleanup Now $350M Up From $44M

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers estimates it will spend at least $350 million more over the next 10 years to dig up and haul away nuclear waste from a dump site about 35 miles northeast of Pittsburgh.

01/07/2015

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Sen. Casey Demands Clean-Up At Parks Twp. Nuclear Dump

Decades ago, hundreds — perhaps thousands — of barrels of nuclear waste were buried on a 44-acre site in Parks Township, Armstrong County.

04/23/2014

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Residents Fight, Wait For Nuke Dump Clean-Up

For the past 25 years, Patty Ameno has fought a one-woman battle to clean up tons of nuclear waste buried on a 44-acre site in Parks Township, Armstrong County.

03/14/2014

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Report: Armstrong County Nuke Dump May Be Worse Than Thought

A chain-linked fence topped with barbed wire encloses the 44-acre site in Parks, Armstrong County, where the grass-covered hills conceal a hidden menace.

03/13/2014

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Missing Gauge With Radioactive Material Found

A missing nuclear gauge that fell off a truck has been recovered.

05/15/2013

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Beaver County Power Plant Makes NRC List

A new list from Nuclear Regulatory Commission puts the nuclear power plant in Beaver County in the top five of those most at risk of being damaged during an earthquake. But are we really at risk?

03/16/2011

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