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UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
A controversial silicon smelter proposed near Newport is the topic of four upcoming public meetings.
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 9:41 a.m.
A Canadian company that wants to build a controversial silicon smelter near Newport says it’s ready to start the environmental review process. Meanwhile, citizens groups have challenge the sale of …
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016, 10:11 a.m.
Usk was chosen as the site for a proposed silicon smelter. The Canadian company will get state assistance to build a $300 million facility.