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  1. Mohawk Industries to add 105 jobs to Rockingham County plant; invest $8MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Business Journal

    Global flooring manufacturer Mohawk Industries will expand its manufacturing facility in Rockingham County with plans to create 105 new jobs and invest $8 million during the next five years. The new jobs will add to a work force of more than 170 at the company's Eden location where Mohawk's Karastan brand of carpets and rugs are manufactured.

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  2. Hold Duke accountable for future policyRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... wasn't just a matter of "we didn't know this could happen" or out of sight, out of mind. Engineers at Duke's plant in Eden on two occasions asked Duke for money for a robotic camera to inspect old drainage pipes. One of the pipes in question was the ...

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  3. Coal-Ash Issues to Cost Duke $102MRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | PaintSquare

    ... Four of the charges stem from the February 2014 coal-ash spill from the Dan River steam station into the Dan River near Eden, NC. On Feb. 4, 2014, the Waterkeeper Alliance took water samples from a stretch of the Dan River downstream from the ...

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  4. 3 Duke Energy subsidiaries plead guilty to 9 criminal violations of Clean Water Act; $102M settlementRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Green Car Congress

    Three subsidiaries of North Carolina-based Duke Energy Corporation, the largest utility in the United States, pleaded guilty to nine criminal violations of the Clean Water Act at several of its North Carolina facilities and agreed to pay a $68-million criminal fine and spend $34-million on environmental projects and land conservation to benefit rivers and wetlands in North Carolina and Virginia. Four of the charges are the direct result of the massive coal ash spill from the Dan River steam station into the Dan River near Eden, North Carolina, in February 2014.

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  5. Federal judge accepts Duke Energy's coal-ash pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Business Journal

    In February 2014, a stormwater pipe failed beneath an unlined coal ash pond at Duke Energy's Dan River Steam Station near Eden, N.C. A federal judge found Duke Energy Corp. guilty Thursday of nine misdemeanor counts related to last year's coal ash spill on the Dan River and other environmental violations. U.S. District Judge Malcolm Howard recessed court after passing judgment and was scheduled to sentence Duke later today.

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  6. Duke Energy Fined $102M for Clean Water Act ViolationsRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | ENR-Engineering News-Record

    ... Feb. 2, 2014, a 48-in.-dia stormwater pipe, located underneath the primary ash basin at the Dan River coal plant, near Eden, N.C., broke, pouring an estimated 39,000 tons of coal ash into the Dan River over a period of days. "Duke Energy's crimes ...

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  7. Duke Energy To Pay $102 Million in Federal Coal Ash SettlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... sh spill into the Dan River sparked this federal investigation, and because the spill started from the coal ash dump in Eden, North Carolina, there is a possibility that money from the penalties will be spent in Danville.

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  8. Trigaux: Behind Duke Energy's guilty plea, plenty of arrogance and negligenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... each count. The investigation into Duke began last February after a pipe collapsed under a coal ash dump at a plant in Eden, N.C., coating 70 miles of the Dan River in gray sludge. Prosecutors argued that Duke's illegal pollution extended back to at ...

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  9. Federal judge accepts plea, Duke Energy agrees to pay $102 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Business Journal

    In February 2014, a stormwater pipe failed beneath an unlined coal ash pond at Duke Energy's Dan River Steam Station near Eden, N.C. A federal judge found Duke Energy Corp. guilty Thursday of nine misdemeanor counts related to last year's coal ash spill on the Dan River and other environmental violations. The company agreed to pay a $68 million criminal fine and spend $34 million on environmental projects and land conservation to benefit rivers and wetlands in North Carolina and Virginia.

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  10. Duke Energy to Pay $102M to Settle Fed ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Courthouse News Service

    Three Duke Energy subsidiaries pleaded guilty and agreed to pay a total of $102 million to settle charges stemming from a massive coal ash spill into the Dan River near Eden, North Carolina in 2014. The three companies pleaded guilty to nine criminal violations of the Clean Water Act before U.S. District Judge Malcolm Howard at the Raleigh, N.C. Federal Court this Thursday afternoon.

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  11. AUDIO: Duke Energy Pleads GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    Duke Energy has pleaded guilty in federal court in Greenville, NC to 9 misdemeanor violations of the federal Clean Water Act as a result of last year's spill of 39,000 tons of coal ash into the Dan River. The spill from a broken pipe at its coal ash storage pool in Eden, NC spewed the goo into the river all the way past Danville, then 62-miles all the way to the Kerr Reservoir.

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  12. Q-Centrix and Illucient Purchasing Alliance, LLC Partner to Help...Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Freshnews

    ... hospitals are current Q-Centrix partners: Morehead Memorial Hospital, a not-for-profit community hospital located in Eden, North Carolina and Johnston Health, part of UNC Healthcare, located in Smithfield, North Carolina. "Johnston Health has used ...

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  13. Gildan Activewear Q1 Earnings SlideRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Sporting Goods Business

    ... facilities in the U.S., cost reduction projects and the expansion of the company's printwear distribution centre in Eden, N.C. The company ended the quarter with cash and cash equivalents of U.S. $60.3 million and outstanding bank indebtedness of ...

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  14. Gildan Activewear Announces Results for First Calendar Quarter of 2015 as Projected in Prior GuidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2014 | Market Wire

    ... facilities in the U.S., cost reduction projects and the expansion of the Company's printwear distribution centre in Eden, N.C. The Company ended the quarter with cash and cash equivalents of U.S. $60.3 million and outstanding bank indebtedness of ...

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  15. Shareholder Suit Claims Duke Energy Influenced State RegulatorsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | NACD

    ... related to coal ash and of failure to maintain its ash ponds. In February 2014, a pipe rupture at a Duke power plant in Eden, N.C., spilled tons of ash into the Dan River. "Court filings not under seal say breaches of fiduciary duties, wastes of ...

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  16. Wykle, BrendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Northwest Herald

    ... friend and twin sister, Linda and her husband Bill Mueller of Wonder Lake. Other surviving siblings are Della Lamb of Eden, N.C., Teddy and Dorothy Wykle of Oceana, WV Judy Urps of Williamson, WV, Bonnie and Dennis Lusk of Morrison, TN, Jay and Mary ...

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  17. Duke CEO: Company faced challenging year in 2014Read the original story

    Thursday May 7 | KDWN

    Duke Energy's chief executive officer Lynn Good on Thursday touted steps the company has taken over the last year to address serious problems at coal ash pits polluting the state's waterways. She told shareholders that Duke has learned a lot from last year's coal ash spill at the company's Eden, North Carolina, plant that coated nearly 70 miles of the Dan River in toxic sludge.

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  18. Job fair a big drawRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Franklin, Patrick, Pittsylvania and Rockingham (N.C.) counties as well as the cities of Martinsville, Danville and Eden, N.C. They included furniture companies, Memorial Hospital, Monogram, the Virginia Museum of Natural History, Nilit, Ply Gem of ...

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  19. lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Denver Post

    ... seller nationally, Blue Moon is brewed at MillerCoors' flagship brewery in Golden and another MillerCoors facility in Eden, N.C. In a Denver Post interview last month , Molson Coors CEO Mark Hunter noted that Blue Moon's introduction in 1995 came ...

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  20. Craft or crafty? Denver-born Blue Moon ale target of drinker's suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Denver Post

    ... seller nationally, Blue Moon is brewed at MillerCoors' flagship brewery in Golden and another MillerCoors facility in Eden, N.C. In a Denver Post interview last month , Molson Coors CEO Mark Hunter noted that Blue Moon's introduction in 1995 came ...

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