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Correction

The cooling tower at the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant that collapsed in 2007 was permanently repaired and back in service by May 2008. A letter published Feb. 14 incorrectly asserted that the structure had never been repaired.

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Letter: A Telling Photo of Vermont Yankee

Monday, May 20, 2013

To the Editor: The photo of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant on the front page of the Feb. 10 Sunday Perspectives section (“Lawyers Can’t Rescue a Weak Case”) illustrates at least three reasons why the plant should never have been allowed to continue operating after its license expired last March. See if you can dig it out of the …