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  1. Premature end to river cleanup?Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... to remove remaining coal ash from its disastrous Feb. 2 spill that dumped thousands of tons into the waterway near Eden. It all seems like too much and too soon. So far, according to the EPA, Duke Energy's cleanup efforts have recovered about 3,000 ...

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  2. New coal ash landfill illustrates bigger dilemma for NCRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Observer

    ... February spill of 39,000 tons of coal ash and millions of gallons of wastewater into the Dan River from the plant in Eden. "This landfill shows that Duke can store coal ash in this way, and this approach can be taken for other sites in North ...

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  3. N.C. Health Department revises Dan River advisoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Independent Weekly

    ... issued back in February, following cleanup of coal ash deposit from the massive Duke Energy spill into the river near Eden, N.C. According to a press release, Duke Energy finished cleaning up the river June 30. DHHS recommends lifting the ...

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  4. DHHS Revises Health Advisories for the Dan River AreaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | NC Department of Health & Human Services

    NC DHHS' Division of Public Health is updating the health advisories issued in February 2014 related to the coal ash spill in the Dan River near Eden.

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  5. Charlotte gives Duke - counterproposal' on coal ash at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... alone, and a total of more than 100,000,000 tons around the state, after a February 2 spill on the Dan River near Eden, NC, dumped an estimated 39,000 tons of coal ash into the river. Duke mounted a cleanup, but recovered less than 10-percent of the ...

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  6. Dan River back to normal state, EPA declaresRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | SoVaNow.com

    ... the Dan River remains the same as it was prior to the February coal ash spill at Duke Energy's Dan River Steam Plant in Eden, North Carolina, Bartos said. More than 600 water samples have been taken from the river since the spill, Bartos said, and ...

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  7. Howard E. Blake, Temple education professorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Philly.com

    ... until her death in 2009. He served in the Navy during World War II aboard a PT boat. After the war, he moved to Eden, N.C., where he taught all grade levels before becoming a school principal in 1950. He graduated from the University of North ...

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  8. NC, Va. groups to monitor coal ash in Dan RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | News Observer

    ... from Danville. Duke Energy estimates about 39,000 tons of coal ash entered the dam after a drain pipe collapsed in Eden, N.C. Seventy miles of the river was coated with the gray discharge. Myles Bartos, the EPA's onside coordinator for the cleanup, ...

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  9. Tea party’s victory over Berger Jr. sets up interesting 6th District contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | News Observer

    Wow. There was a disbelieving sigh in some Republican corners in North Carolina with the news that Phil Berger Jr., chief prosecutor in Rockingham County and son of the powerful state Senate president pro tem, Sen. Phil Berger of Eden, had lost a Republican primary runoff for Congress.

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  10. Cleanup of Dan River ash sparks backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... smaller deposits. That leaves up to 36,000 tons of ash spread along 70 miles of river bottom from the spill site in Eden to Kerr Lake on the North Carolina-Virginia line. Ash contains metals that can be toxic. “This stuff is not just going to ...

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  11. N.C., Va. groups to monitor coal ash in Dan RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Burlington Times News

    ... from Danville. Duke Energy estimates about 39,000 tons of coal ash entered the dam after a drain pipe collapsed in Eden, N.C. Seventy miles of the river was coated with the gray discharge. Myles Bartos, the EPA's onside coordinator for the cleanup, ...

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  12. EPA: Duke done dredging coal ash from NC riverRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Daily Advance

    ... estimates about 39,000 tons of coal ash spewed into the Dan after a drainage pipe collapsed Feb. 2 at a waste dump in Eden, turning the river gray for more than 70 miles. Bartos said the cleanup is considered complete, though Duke has recovered only ...

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  13. Duke Energy completes cleanup work of spilled coal ash along Dan RiverRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | WaterWorld

    ... Feb. 2, 2014, Duke Energy spilled an estimated 30,000 to 39,000 tons of coal ash into the Dan River between the city of Eden, N.C., and Danville, Va., polluting the waterway and potentially threatening public health. The spill was caused by a break ...

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  14. NC Raising Water Standards; Critics Say Not EnoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | CBS Local

    ... of environmental standards has come under increased scrutiny following a Feb. 2 spill at a Duke Energy coal ash dump in Eden that coated 70 miles of the Dan River in gray sludge. Testing in the days after the spill showed toxic heavy metals at ...

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  15. Protect Our Drinking Water [Editorial]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Scientific American

    ... February failed pipes at a Duke Energy dump sent tens of thousands of tons of hazardous coal ash into the Dan River in Eden, N.C., which supplies the drinking water for communities in both North Carolina and Virginia. Industrial and agricultural ...

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  16. Duke falls behind with Dan dredging scheduleRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | SoVaNow.com

    ... tons of coal ash spilled into the Dan River on Feb. 2 when a drainpipe failed at Duke's old Dan River Steam Station in Eden, North Carolina. The spill coated the river bottom with toxic sludge for about 75 miles. At another site, Duke has completed ...

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  17. Rockingham Belles take down Moore CountyJuly 5th | 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... to pitch, hit, and play defense well up here to advance. There are four or five teams that provide great competition." EDEN - The Rockingham Angels all-star team cruised to a win in its first game of the Dixie Softball state tournament Saturday ...

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  18. N.C. mum on response to threatened Duke Energy suitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Business Journal

    ... an agreement to work with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on coal ash following the massive Dan River spill in Eden in February and new coal ash regulations proposed by Gov. Pat McCrory .

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  19. North Carolina House approves coal ash billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... into the Cape Fear River. The new concerns come after a massive Feb. 2, 2014, coal ash spill at another Duke plant in Eden coated 70 miles of the Dan River in toxic gray sludge. (AP Photo/N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources) This ...

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  20. Groups Say Coal Ash Dumps Polluting 3 NC RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | CBS Local

    ... pollution. The issue was brought to the public's attention after a Feb. 2 massive spill of coal ash at Duke's plant in Eden coated more than 70 miles of the Dan River in toxic waste. State lawmakers are currently considering legislation that would ...

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