The nation's only underground nuclear waste repository, located approximately 193 miles from Lubbock, continues its investigation into why a radiation sensor alarm was activated Friday night. Yesterday, an independent monitoring center said it found radioactive isotopes in an air sensor about a half mile from the southeastern New Mexico plant 26 miles east of Carlsbad.
People in Lubbock are rushing out to stores to stock up on iodine pills. Seriously? Keep reading to see the story and to see Chad's thoughts.
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