Japan Earthquake
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Brunswick Nuclear Plant learning from Fukushima, dealing with own problems
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/29/2012 - 3:24pm.

After the disaster at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan last year, Progress Energy is trying to make sure nothing like that ever happens here. But with incidents involving both reactors at the Brunswick Nuclear Plant recently, we wanted to know how Progress Energy is addressing its own issues.

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Students donate $1,200 to tsunami relief effort
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 05/10/2011 - 4:22pm.

A Wilmington elementary school donated some big bucks to help the victims of the tsunami in Japan.

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Town hall meeting focuses on nuclear power issues
Submitted by Asha Dave on Thu, 04/14/2011 - 2:54pm.

videoThe topics of nuclear energy and radiation are still making waves around the world more than a month after Japan's earthquake and tsunami. Concerned citizens attended a nuclear town hall today to learn more about the threat of a similar situation close to home.

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Carolinas utilities report radiation from Japan
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 03/28/2011 - 7:02am.

Electric utilities in North Carolina and South Carolina report they have detected trace radiation from Japan's nuclear reactor accidents that followed an earthquake and tsunami.

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ncnuke.com breaks down the nuclear crisis
Submitted by Asha Dave on Fri, 03/25/2011 - 5:25pm.

video The threat of radiation in Japan is hitting home… two local men are trying to break down the scary situation.

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GE-Hitachi statement on response to Japan earthquake
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/15/2011 - 1:10pm.

Wilmington-based GE-Hitachi says it is doing what it can to help with the nuclear crisis in Japan stemming from last week's earthquake and tsunami.

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Japan nuclear crisis hits close to home for Brunswick Nuclear Plant neighbors
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 03/15/2011 - 8:48am.

videoWith all eyes on Japan's nuclear plant and how the country is being affected by the situation, folks in Brunswick County say the meltdown is hitting too close to home because of the Progress Energy Nuclear Plant in Southport.

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Follow the latest news from Japan
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/15/2011 - 8:46am.

As the disaster in Japan unfolds, WWAY provides continuing coverage with help from our colleagues at ABC News.

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GE-Hitachi employees return from Japan
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Mon, 03/14/2011 - 1:13pm.

videoSeveral GE-Hitachi employees from the Cape Fear are back home after being in the middle of last week's massive earthquake in Japan.

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Japanese natives try to reach family; Red Cross sets up site to help
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 03/11/2011 - 3:56pm.

video With all the devastation, some Wilmington residents are working to get in touch with loved ones in Japan. We met a woman from Japan who says she hopes to talk to her family soon.

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