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New Mexico group doubts WIPP repository will reopen by deadline, leaving waste stranded at Savannah River Site

...a fire and radiological release forced closure of the underground repository in an ancient salt bed.Hancock, director...site sends the third-greatest volume of waste to the underground repository, Hancock said.Karen Patterson, a member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-24/new-mexico-group-doubts-wipp-
Museum reflects on shameful time in America

...historic downtown Donaldsonville after the plantation was destroyed by fire in 2002. Exhibits examine slave inventories of Louisiana plantations, the area's free people of color, plantation education and the Underground Railroad.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-03-07/museum-reflects-shameful-tim
Pupils taught perils of the Underground Railroad

...The uncertainty and danger of the Underground Railroad were re-enacted Feb...re-enactment after learning about the Underground Railroad in class, said Mollie...them, they watched videos about the Underground Railroad and (went) through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/28/ric_188987.shtml
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S.C. DHEC director Catherine Templeton resigns

...dollars in fines for missed deadlines for closing aging tanks holding high-level liquid waste.In 2013, she said the underground tanks pose "the single largest environmental threat in South Carolina."Tom Clements, director of nuclear watchdog...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-08/sc-dhec-director-catheri
Pro leagues moving steadily toward accepting betting on their games

...professional sporting events," Silver said in an op-ed article. "I believe that sports betting should be brought out of the underground and into the sunlight where it can be appropriately monitored and regulated."Gambling has been the scourge of sports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-11-14/pro-leagues-moving-steadily-towar
Canal area's future is looking brighter

...of trash from the area we call the Underground Bluffs. This area, behind Aqueduct...antebellum period. It is a site on the Underground Railroad. It is ground that...Whitewater Park, Aqueduct Park, the Underground Bluffs and Lake Olmstead all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2010-02-10/canal-areas-future-looki
Underground memorial

...entrance is a sign: "Where the Underground Railroad had its end." For...the International Monuments to the Underground Railroad - one on Detroit's...nearly a century and a half since the Underground Railroad was needed, the once-secret...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/04/ent_323905.shtml
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Sound Bites: Music Reviews

...reviews: Moby, "Hotel" (V2 Records) Five years after the multi-platinum success of "Play" thrust Moby from the underground onto mainstream playlists, the now almost 40-year-old former DJ has grown comfortable enough to straddle influences...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/22/mus_448094.shtml
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Across the Southeast

...COLUMBIA -A Bishopville man was arrested early Friday morning, accused of crashing his vehicle into an entrance of the underground parking garage at the Statehouse complex. Richard B. Brabham Jr., 21, was charged with driving under the influence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/26/met_370803.shtml
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Satellites to be in orbit for FallFest

...vocalist for the Georgia Satellites, has had a career of near misses and some direct hits. Mr. Price, 47, played in the underground band the Brains, whose song Money Changes Everything became a big hit for Cyndi Lauper in 1985. But he didn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/02/ent_240712.shtml
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