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Man pleads guilty to improper shipping of nuclear waste to Estill County

Cory David Hoskins faces up to five years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.

Estill citizens want say in state negotiations with polluter

Estill County residents are asking for two seats at the table as state regulators discuss an agreement with a local landfill operator accused of illegally dumping low-level nuclear waste.

Why didn’t state notify Estill County of illegal radioactive dump right away?

Why did the state wait more than two weeks to tell Estill County officials that radioactive waste had been illegally dumped in a landfill across from two schools?

Official: Low-level radioactive waste dumped in Kentucky

A Kentucky official says low-level nuclear waste from drilling operations in other states was dumped illegally in Kentucky last year.

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