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Nuclear Waste Neighbors Look to Candidates for Relief

Article: Nuclear Waste Neighbors Look to Candidates for Relief

RED WING, Minnesota, February 4, 2008 (ENS) – Ron Johnson is tribal council president of the Prairie Island Indian Community, a tribe that lives just 600 yards from 24 large containment units of highly radioactive spent nuclear fuel. Johnson and his tribe are some of the 169 million Americans living within 75 miles of temporary…