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US Oversight Increased At Millstone Nuclear Plant

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says it is stepping up oversight at Connecticut’s nuclear plant following a safety violation.

10/21/2014

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State Probing Millstone Water Dumped Into LI Sound

State environmental officials are taking a closer look at the impact of more than 2 billion gallons of water discharged into Long Island from Connecticut’s nuclear plant.

09/29/2014

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Millstone Drill To Test Response To Intruders

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) – The Millstone nuclear power complex in Waterford is testing the response of about 500 workers and emergency responders to an intruder scenario. The power station owned by Virginia-based Dominion is conducting […]

09/09/2014

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US Regulators Rap Faulty Water Pump At Millstone

Federal regulators say they could impose more inspections and greater oversight of Connecticut’s nuclear power plant due to repeated problems with a critical water pump.

08/28/2014

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One Of Two Millstone Reactors Back Online

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut’s only nuclear plant says one of its two reactors is back online after operations were halted by a weekend power outage. Millstone Power Station spokesman Ken Holt says Unit 2 […]

05/28/2014

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Electricity Out at Millstone

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Federal officials say Connecticut’s nuclear plant in Waterford has lost power, with an electrical short likely to blame. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says the two reactors at Millstone Power Station shut […]

05/25/2014

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Fugitive From New Hampshire Nabbed In Connecticut

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) – A former New Hampshire state representative who once served as state chairman for Joe Biden’s presidential campaign has been captured in Connecticut on a fugitive from justice charge. Waterford police Lt. […]

03/19/2014

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Potassium Iodide Going to Millstone Neighbors

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut is about to receive about 1.3 million potassium iodide pills to be distributed to towns in a 10-mile emergency planning zone around Millstone Power Station in Waterford. The pills protect […]

03/02/2014

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Reward Issued For Information In Cold Case

The state is offering a $25,000 reward for information in a 2012 homicide.

02/20/2014

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Man Avoids Prison Time In Child Sex Case

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) – A Waterford man has avoided prison time and doesn’t have to register as a sex offender after taking a plea deal in an alleged sexual assault case involving a 13-year-old […]

02/04/2014

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