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Environment
11:00 pm
Sun July 20, 2014

Environmentalists Not Satisfied As Dan River Cleanup Ends

On February 12, 2014, Duke Energy crewmen vacuum small area of toxic coal ash sludge from the Dan River.
Credit Duke Energy

Duke Energy announced last week that it has completed its cleanup of the Dan River following a massive coal ash spill in February.

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Environment
4:07 pm
Tue February 4, 2014

North Carolina Coal Ash Spill Causes Concerns About Public Drinking Water

Scientists with Appalachian Voices are collecting water samples from the Dan River in Eden.
Credit Photo by Eric Chance / Appalachian Voices

State and federal environmental officials are continuing their investigations of a coal ash spill into the Dan River in Rockingham County.

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