News Nuclear waste disposal meeting set SHARE ON: Rocco Frangione, staff Wednesday, Oct. 7th, 2015 Residents in the Blind River area can learn more about the next phase to dispose of nuclear waste. Blind River and Elliot Lake are two area communities interested in accepting the waste which would be encased and buried deep underground. Later this month there’s a phase two meeting in Blind River where officials from the Nuclear Waste Management Organization will explain things like the kind of activity people can expect to see over the next few years. The meeting is October 19th at the waste management office on Woodward from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. The meeting is sponsored by the Blind River chamber of commerce.