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Nanticoke

(năn`tĭkōk), city (1990 pop. 12,267), Luzerne co., NE Pa., on the Susquehanna River; founded 1793, inc. as a city 1926. It is largely residential. Plastic products are manufactured. Nanticoke was formerly the heart of an anthracite-coal mining region, but production has declined.
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The "sexual revolution" that was taking place in urban culture during the 1910s and 1920s did not reach the Nanticoke Valley until after World War II, and even then it was more a generational change than a sweeping societal shift.
Some coal-burning power plants, such as Ontario Hydro's Nanticoke plant, are being phased out, so the amount of steam coal shipped to lakefront power plants will decrease noticeably.
Union Gas sent notification of its preferred route for a pipeline from Bright to the OPG Nanticoke Generating Station.
remains in business today, making hydraulic ram pumps in Nanticoke, Pa.
Forest rangers responded to calls for assistance with airboats to rescue people from swiftly rising waters in Nanticoke and Conklin.
Coverage has also been expanded beyond the city of Wilkes-Barre to the south and west including the communities of Mountain Top, Nanticoke, Berwick, Hazleton and Shickshinny.
Steel plants in Canada included the flat-rolled steel plant in Hamilton, Ontario, known as the Hamilton Works, and Lake Erie Works in Nanticoke, Ontario.
This company initiative came after already winning pension concessions from employees in American steel plants and from workers in the Nanticoke plant on Lake Erie pursuant to an eight month lockout.
Richard Sternberg, an orthopedic surgeon, was on the medical staff of Nanticoke Memorial Hospital from December 1999, through February 2008.
In March 1987, a fire occurred at Spencer Metal Processing Company in Nanticoke, Luzerne County.
I haven't done much of anything since I got hurt," Ethengain said, explaining that he is a member of the Nanticoke Indian tribe and that his ancestors hunted with bows and arrows for centuries so it's in his blood.
8 MW wind turbines for the 105 MW Port Dover and Nanticoke wind project in Ontario and 150 units of the V90-1.