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MDE alleges closed paper mill is polluting Potomac River (access required)

A now-closed paper mill in Western Maryland is accused of polluting the North Branch of the Potomac River by improperly dumping "pulping liquor," which sparked complaints over the summer. Luke Paper Mill, in Allegany County, manufactured paper products until its closure in June. The Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) filed suit Monday against Verso Luke ...

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