Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository

Associated Press
November 19, 2019 - 5:56 am
The federal government wants a judge to reject Nevada’s request for a court order to remove weapons-grade plutonium from a site north of Las Vegas, arguing that officials have already promised that no more will be shipped to the state.
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August 16, 2019 - 9:38 am
Fresh off defeat in a related federal appeal, Nevada’s attorney general says he intends to ask a U.S. judge in Reno to order the Trump administration to remove the weapons-grade plutonium it secretly shipped last year to a site near Las Vegas.
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May 09, 2019 - 6:29 am
Nevada’s U.S. senators and Energy Secretary Rick Perry plan to visit a site where the federal government is handling weapons-grade plutonium shipped to the state from South Carolina.
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May 08, 2019 - 2:25 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - Members of the Western Shoshone Tribe are inviting the public to join them in a weekend of activities to protest federal plans to revive the Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository. The Western Shoshone Tribe is inviting everyone to join its protest this weekend against...
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