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Leaking tank AY-102 at Hanford
Leaking tank AY-102 at Hanford (Department of Energy)
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Government Investigation Acknowleged by Hanford Tank Contractor

A Hanford contractor has admitted the federal government is investigating the company's handling of a waste tank that's been leaking contaminated materials for some time at the Hanford Nuclear site.

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Proposed Manhattan National Park project seeking public input
Proposed Manhattan National Park project seeking public input (Photo by Jeff T. Green/Getty Images)
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Feds Want Your Comments On Manhattan National Historical Park

The direction of the proposed Manhattan National Park Project at Hanford is going to be guided by comments from citizens, including you!

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Hanford loses out on energy savings says DOE audit
Hanford loses out on energy savings says DOE audit (Photo by Jeff T. Green/Getty Images)
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Hanford Misses Out On Energy Savings, Says DOE Audit

According to an audit performed by the Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Inspector General, nearly $200,000 worth of savings were missed by Hanford due to missed payments.

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First conviction in Hanford CH2MHill time-card fraud case
First conviction in Hanford CH2MHill time-card fraud case (Photo by Jeff T. Green/Getty Images)
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Former Hanford Supervisor Gets Jail Time, Fine for Time-Card Fraud

Although numerous Hanford workers and supervisors were accused, this is the first person to be found guilty in the major time-card fraud scheme that's been investigated for a number of years.

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Former managers-supervisors avoid charges in time card fraud scheme
Former managers-supervisors avoid charges in time card fraud scheme (Photo by Jeff T. Green/Getty Images)
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Former Hanford Managers Settle to Avoid Charges in Time Card Scandal

Instead of formal charges, a trio of  former managers will pay over $100,000 in combined fines.

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Seattle reacts to Hanford National Park plan
Seattle reacts to Hanford National Park plan (Getty images)
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Seattle – As Expected – ‘Sneers’ At Hanford National Historical Park

After years of fighting to get it, Doc Hastings and the House approved the plan to create a National Historical Park dedicated to the Manhattan Project and the important history of Hanford.

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Hasting's bill to create Hanford National Monument passes House
Hasting's bill to create Hanford National Monument passes House (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)
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Bill to Create Hanford National Historical Park Passes House

It's one of the longest running efforts by outgoing Congressman Doc Hastings.

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Tank farm workers union, environmental groups to sue DOE
Tank farm workers union, environmental groups to sue DOE (Photo by Jeff T. Green/Getty Images)
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Tank Farm Union + Environmental Groups Sue Hanford Over Vapors

Perhaps spurred on by Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson's suit that will be filed against  the Department of Energy and contractors, a group representing tank farm workers also plans legal action.

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Inside one of Hanford nuclear waste storage tanks
Inside one of Hanford nuclear waste storage tanks (KNDU-TV)
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WA State Attorney General Sues D.O.E. Over Workers Exposure to Hanford Tank Farm Vapors

Wednesday, Attorney General Bob Ferguson said he plans to sue the Department of Energy and Washington River Protection Services over what has been called an ongoing issue with harmful tank vapors at Hanford, which have affected workers.

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Managers found not guilty in time card fraud
Managers found not guilty in time card fraud (Getty images)
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Hanford Managers Found Not Guilty in Time Card Fraud Scheme

The jury apparently agreed with defense attorneys, who said just because workers were committing time card fraud, how were managers supposed to know?

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