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Maryland agencies working to help after paper mill closing (access required)

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s administration says state agencies are working to help workers affected by the closing of the Luke Paper Mill in western Maryland. The governor announced Thursday that state agencies are communicating with local officials to ...

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Inspector urges enforcement for Potomac River chemical spill (access required)

LUKE — A Maryland Department of the Environment inspector is recommending enforcement action against a western Maryland paper mill where a chemical spill tainted the Potomac River. The report signed Friday by inspector Charles Hatfield concludes Memphis, Tennessee-based Verso Corp. ...

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Potomac chemical spill prompts precautions amid assurances (access required)

HAGERSTOWN — More Potomac River communities announced steps to protect their drinking water Tuesday even as environmental regulators gave fresh assurances that last week’s chemical spill at a western Maryland paper mill poses no health threat. The Maryland Department of ...

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