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Official says more Hanford nuke mishaps likely

Future accidental radiation releases at Hanford are likely following back-to-back emergency evacuations of workers in May and June because aging infrastructure is breaking down, the top Energy Department official at the site said.

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Work begins to stabilize Hanford radioactive waste tunnel collapse

Destry Henderson, deputy news manager at the media center in the Federal Building in Richland, gives an update on the collapsed Hanford waste tunnel. A mixture of sand and soil is being slowly added to the breach.
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Work begins to stabilize Hanford radioactive waste tunnel collapse 2:26

Work begins to stabilize Hanford radioactive waste tunnel collapse

Vit plant receives big piece of equipment 1:01

Vit plant receives big piece of equipment

Safe management of cesium-storntium capsules 8:16

Safe management of cesium-storntium capsules

Hanford contractor releases rehabilitated owl 1:17

Hanford contractor releases rehabilitated owl