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2012-03-20 06:23:25

SOUTH DEERFIELD, Mass., March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Harlan Kent, CEO of Yankee Candle, America's premium candle company, will journey through the inner workings of his company on the hit reality series "Undercover Boss," Friday, March 30 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120320/NE72961 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101110/YANKEECANDLELOGO ) From the first day in 2001 when he walked into Yankee Candle, Kent...

2008-07-26 21:00:30

By Bob Audette, Brattleboro Reformer, Vt. Jul. 26--BRATTLEBORO -- Radiation levels measured at the fence line of Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant were 30 percent higher in 2007 than in 2006. Despite the 30 percent increase, the report stated the highest fence line measurement recorded by the Vermont Department of Health was less than 18 millirem. "At no time has Vermont Yankee posed a measurable risk to public health," said Health Commissioner Wendy Davis. Although radiation...