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Editorial Roundup: Nebraska

May. 09, 2022 14:05 PM EDT

Omaha World-Herald. May 8, 2022. Editorial: Tuesday is the Nebraska primary. Don’t forget to vote. Citizens of Nebraska, it’s time to vote. The state’s primary election is Tuesday, May 10. Don’t miss this opportunity to help choose local and...

Baking resumes after fire in acid drums at Pepperidge Farm

Mar. 23, 2022 14:46 PM EDT

BLOOMFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Pepperidge Farm said it has resumed baking at a facility in Connecticut after a fire there Wednesday that consumed several drums of an acid solution. The fire, which broke out at about 4:30 a.m., was contained in a tent used to store the plastic drums...

Indiana city drafts cleanup plan of soils tainted with PCBs

Mar. 14, 2022 15:39 PM EDT

KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) — A north-central Indiana city has drafted a plan for cleaning up contaminated soils that halted an expansion of the city’s sewage treatment plant when they were discovered last year. Kokomo officials recently submitted their proposed cleanup plan to the Indiana...

EPA memo steers water money to disadvantaged communities

Mar. 08, 2022 14:49 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Biden administration issued guidance to states on Tuesday that it said will ensure the country's largest-ever investment in water infrastructure doesn’t bypass disadvantaged communities that are disproportionately affected by environmental hazards like pollution. ...

Vermont offers federal rescue funding for well, septic fixes

Mar. 06, 2022 13:32 PM EST

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont is providing more than $1 million in federal pandemic rescue funding to help low- and moderate-income homeowners repair or replace failed or inadequate wells and septic systems. Eligible homeowners are encouraged to apply for the first round of...

IAEA reviews water release from damaged Japan nuclear plant

Feb. 18, 2022 08:27 AM EST

TOKYO (AP) — A team of experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency visited the site at Japan's wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant where more than a million tons of treated radioactive waste water are to be released into the ocean, as they seek to determine how to make the decades-long...