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Verso agrees to $10,000 fine in Potomac River latex spill (access required)

ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland Department of the Environment says Verso Corp. will pay a $10,000 settlement for two chemical spills that tainted the Potomac River last fall. Agency spokesman Jay Apperson said Thursday the amount is the same as a fine the agency proposed in February. The spills at Verso's paper mill in the western Maryland town ...