In Nuke News we go out to San Diego County – California to the site of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating station – or SONGS for short. One of the most controversial nuclear power plants in the country – San Onofre is now on its way to closing down permanently. But its retirement plans now could be on hold in the wake of a report from an NBC-affiliate in California that the land around the facility could be contaminated by toxic materials. Paul Gunter, Beyond Nuclear joins Thom.

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