The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards has elected Matthew W. Sunseri as Chairman, Joy L. Rempe as Vice Chairman and Walter L. Kirchner as Member-at-Large, effective immediately.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will conduct a special inspection at the Cooper nuclear power plant to review the circumstances that contributed to a recent problem with one of the plant’s two service water systems.
Forty-six dispensaries throughout Illinois can sell recreational marijuana to adults as of Wednesday, including one in Grundy County, according to the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has proposed a civil penalty of $14,500 against Western Nuclear, Inc., of Golden, Colo., for providing incomplete and inaccurate information regarding groundwater flow at the company’s Split Rock uranium mill tailings site near Jeffrey City, Wyo.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is proposing a $7,250 fine to the Stillwater Mining Co., of Nye, Mont., for failing to have a named individual perform the duties and responsibilities of a radiation safety officer.
Members of the Ball-Chatham Education Support Professional Association (BCESPA) and supporters plan to speak ahead of tonight’s Ball-Chatham Community Unit School District 5 Board of Education (BOE) meeting.
The Illinois Education Association (IEA) today released the following op-ed from IEA President Kathi Griffin: “A Nov. 19 article published by ProPublica Illinois and the Chicago Tribune, outlined the practice of using isolated timeout rooms in Illinois – and in some instances – wrongly using those spaces for punishment.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff has approved Florida Power & Light’s application for an additional 20 years of operation for Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Units 3 and 4, located approximately 20 miles south of Miami.