Monday, April 17, 2017


Weld County oil and gas spill report for April 17 - Greeley Tribune

Weld County oil and gas spill report for April 17Greeley TribuneThe following spills were reported to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission in the past two weeks. Information is based on Form 19, which operators must fill out detailing the leakage/spill events. Any spill release that...
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Sunday, April 16, 2017


Cleanup underway of gear oil spill on Kootenay Lake, BC - CBC.ca

CBC.caCleanup underway of gear oil spill on Kootenay Lake, BCCBC.caA cleanup is underway after the main car ferry that crosses Kootenay Lake, B.C., leaked about 400 litres of gear oil into the lake Saturday morning. Western Pacific Marine, the company that operates the ferry, has hired a...
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Sunday, April 16, 2017


BP oil well in Alaska spills out of control - MarketWatch

Washington PostBP oil well in Alaska spills out of controlMarketWatchThe London-based energy company said it couldn't quantify how much oil has spilled in the area, because it was still too dangerous for workers to approach the well. Attempts to stop the leak have failed so far. BP and state and...
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Sunday, April 16, 2017


Proposed Senate bill calling for hailstorm litigation reform finds favor in insurance industry

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AUSTIN – Texas lawmakers have filed Senate Bill 10 in an effort to pass legislation that would decrease, or halt altogether, hailstorm litigation abuse. .... Hail litigation has spiraled out of control in Texas, mainly because of a small group of bad actors who abuse the...
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Friday, April 14, 2017


Extended Range Forecast Of Atlantic Seasonal Hurricane Activity And Landfall Strike Probability For 2017

Updated June 1, 2017

June 1st Update We have increased our forecast and now believe that 2017 will have approximately average activity. The odds of a significant El Niño in 2017 have diminished somewhat, and portions of the tropical Atlantic have anomalously warmed over the past two months. While the...

Friday, April 14, 2017


Oil spill reported in Alaska, volume unknown - ABC News

Oil spill reported in Alaska, volume unknown ABC News BP Exploration Alaska Inc. told state regulators Friday that oil is spraying from a well onto a pad and possibly onto the snow-covered tundra....
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Friday, April 14, 2017


Residents file class action lawsuit over 2015 Highland oil spill - Madison County Record

Madison County RecordResidents file class action lawsuit over 2015 Highland oil spillMadison County RecordAn Illinois trio has filed a class action lawsuit in U.S. District Court against a Plains All American Pipeline for a 2015 oil spill that contaminated land near HIghalnd Ill. Kevin Nodine,...
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Friday, April 14, 2017


Remembering the Deepwater Horizon oil spill; seven years later - WPMI Local 15 News

WPMI Local 15 NewsRemembering the Deepwater Horizon oil spill; seven years laterWPMI Local 15 NewsThe BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill was responsible for 11 deaths and leaking 200 million gallons of crude oil into the Gulf from Florida to Texas. We are still witnessing the environmental impacts...
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Friday, April 14, 2017


$87M each for lead firms in 2010 oil spill litigation – New Orleans ... - New Orleans CityBusiness (blog)

$87M each for lead firms in 2010 oil spill litigation – New Orleans ...New Orleans CityBusiness (blog)A committee of attorneys involved in litigation arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill has made its recommendation for dividing some $700 million in.and more »
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Thursday, April 13, 2017


Cooking oil spill closes SC 88 - Anderson Independent Mail

Anderson Independent MailCooking oil spill closes SC 88Anderson Independent MailMore than 500 gallons of cooking oil leaked onto S.C. 88 near Pendleton Thursday night, forcing Highway Patrol officials to close the road until crews could eliminate the hazard. A spokesman at the Anderson County...
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Thursday, April 13, 2017


Big Creek Greenway fully operational after storm damage - Forsyth County News Online

Forsyth County News OnlineBig Creek Greenway fully operational after storm damageForsyth County News OnlineSOUTH FORSYTH -- Just more than three weeks after a high-wind storm caused a tree to crash onto the Big Creek Greenway between mile 6.1 and 6.2, the pedestrian and bicycle boardwalk has...
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Thursday, April 13, 2017


Amendment gives counties say on BP oil spill spending - WEAR

WEARAmendment gives counties say on BP oil spill spendingWEARThe days of the BP oil spill seem like a distant memory. Commissioner Kelly Windes captained a charter boat when it occurred. "I saw the good, the bad and the ugly of it. Puddles of oil the size of football fields and skimmers going by...
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Thursday, April 13, 2017


$87 million each for lead firms in 2010 oil spill litigation - Minneapolis Star Tribune

$87 million each for lead firms in 2010 oil spill litigationMinneapolis Star TribuneNEW ORLEANS — A committee of attorneys involved in litigation arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill has made its recommendation for dividing some $700 million in fees among 122 law firms involved in...
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Thursday, April 13, 2017


San Marcos residents asked to report storm-damaged property - KXAN.com

KXAN.comSan Marcos residents asked to report storm-damaged propertyKXAN.comSAN MARCOS, Texas (KXAN) — At least three homes, Bonham and Bowie elementary schools and the San Marcos Public Library were damaged in Tuesday's storm and flooding. Now the city of San Marcos is asking for your help...
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Thursday, April 13, 2017


San Marcos Residents Asked to Report Storm Damage - Radio NB

San Marcos Residents Asked to Report Storm DamageRadio NBResidents who received damage in Tuesday's storm are asked to report any damage their property received to the City atwww.sanmarcostx.gov/reportstormdamage. The link goes to a survey that is joint effort between the City and Hays County to...
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Thursday, April 13, 2017


BP oil spill: Two Louisiana law firms to receive $87 million each in ... - NOLA.com

NOLA.comBP oil spill: Two Louisiana law firms to receive $87 million each in ...NOLA.comNearly 90 law firms are proposed to receive fees in the complex case.and more »
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Thursday, April 13, 2017


Spring burning restrictions in place - Assessment considered for storm-damaged areas - The Lake Country Echo

Spring burning restrictions in place - Assessment considered for storm-damaged areasThe Lake Country EchoThere have been private and public efforts to reduce risk from blowdowns throughout the area, including timber sales in areas of greater damage. The DNR is considering assessment of local...
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Thursday, April 13, 2017


U.S. Environmental Protection Agency hosts multi-agency oil spill training - KYMA

KYMAU.S. Environmental Protection Agency hosts multi-agency oil spill trainingKYMAYUMA, Ariz. - Federal, state and local public safety entities came together Wednesday afternoon for training provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on defeating oil spills. Public safety agencies at...
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Thursday, April 13, 2017


Heavy Storm Damage in Northwoods Explained - WSAU

WSAUHeavy Storm Damage in Northwoods ExplainedWSAUGREEN BAY, WI (WSAU-WXPR) -- Damage to trees through northcentral Wisconsin was heavy earlier this week, causing mass power outages. While the damage was similar to a low-class tornado in the Northwoods, there's another weather...
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Thursday, April 13, 2017


Axtell residents see severe storm damage - KXXV News Channel 25

Axtell residents see severe storm damageKXXV News Channel 25Residents in Axtell are cleaning up after Monday night's storms brought damage to the area. Donny Stanley was in Oklahoma, on the phone with his wife, after a tornado warning went out in the area. "It was not one of my happier moments,"...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017


Repairs to storm-damaged Calaveras Road in Milpitas to begin mid-May - Milpitas Post

Milpitas PostRepairs to storm-damaged Calaveras Road in Milpitas to begin mid-MayMilpitas PostThe city's Public Work's department shutdown Calaveras Road between Piedmont and Vista Ridge roads as of Feb. 28, due to storm damage and erosion along the thoroughfare. Work to repair the roadway into...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017


Big Sur storm damage creates obstacles for condor crews - The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsBig Sur storm damage creates obstacles for condor crewsThe Mercury NewsThe new Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge, replacing the one damaged by landslides that crews later demolished, is not expected to be completed until the end of September. “It's just really impacted the human side of it,...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Storm damage: Storm knocks out power, sends trees onto houses in SH - Sweet Home New Era

Storm damage: Storm knocks out power, sends trees onto houses in SHSweet Home New EraSweet Home residents woke up Friday morning to raging winds from a “rare” spring storm that left trees on houses and many city streets littered with tree branches and garbage cans. John and Diane Farthing were...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Infrastructure repair and storm damage update - UpperMichigansSource.com

UpperMichigansSource.comInfrastructure repair and storm damage updateUpperMichigansSource.comISHPEMING, Mich. (WLUC) - Repairs to the power grid continue by UPPCO and their contractors, and the majority of customers have had their power restored. Just as soon as Marquette County began cleaning...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


City foresters still cleaning up storm damage - KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News

KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo NewsCity foresters still cleaning up storm damageKOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo NewsThe City of Colorado Springs is trying to cut down more than 900 hanging limbs around the city, more than one week after last Tuesday's heavy snowstorm. The city has not...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Storm damage repairs to continue at Little Girl's Point - UpperMichigansSource.com

UpperMichigansSource.comStorm damage repairs to continue at Little Girl's PointUpperMichigansSource.com(WLUC) -- When heavy storms pummeled Little Girl's Point last July, they left terrible damage in their wake. That was a problem for Arlene Schneller, whose son was planning to get married the...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Columbus' Dairy Cone recovers following storm damage - Colorado County Citizen

Colorado County CitizenColumbus' Dairy Cone recovers following storm damageColorado County Citizen“The weather just before the storm was the strangest thing. People outside and nearby said it got very cold and then boom, it was like a bomb,” Hahn said. “It lifted the inside, the ceiling and vent...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Studying a 1979 oil spill may help scientists predict long-term effects ... - PRI

PRIStudying a 1979 oil spill may help scientists predict long-term effects ...PRIOcean floor expeditions near the site of the 1979 Ixtoc oil blowout seek to find out how the ocean is recovering three decades after the disaster. Scientists hope ...and more »
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Arkansas gets emergency funds to fix storm-damaged roads - KATV

KATVArkansas gets emergency funds to fix storm-damaged roadsKATVSevere storms, tornadoes, and floods struck Arkansas just before Christmas in 2015, and officials say that caused extensive pavement damage and erosion near many bridges and culverts. The storms also triggered erosion on embankments...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Storm's damage prompts Wausau yard waste site to expand hours - WAOW

Storm's damage prompts Wausau yard waste site to expand hoursWAOWWAUSAU (WAOW) - Because of damage from Monday's early morning storm, Wausau is expanding the hours its yard waste site is open. The city said the site will be open from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and from 9 a.m. to...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Storm Damage Process For Recovery - WJBF-TV

WJBF-TVStorm Damage Process For RecoveryWJBF-TVAugusta, GA (WJBF) – Many people in the CSRA had no clue what to do or who to call, NewsChannel 6 helped to get those answers step by step. After the storm damage from last week, many homes in Augusta were torn apart from large trees, and even ...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


No widespread damage reported in Monday storms - Longview News-Journal

No widespread damage reported in Monday stormsLongview News-JournalNo major damage was reported in the area, but power outages remained Tuesday morning after a night of severe storms that prompted tornado and severe thunderstorm warnings. AEP Southwestern Electric Power Co. was reporting more...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Eufaula storm damage caused by straight-line winds - Dothan Eagle

Dothan EagleEufaula storm damage caused by straight-line windsDothan EagleIt takes looking at exactly what damaged was done, how it was damaged and the locations, along with other data to help produce the estimates. You also have to understand that straight-line winds can do as much destruction...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Eufaula storm damage caused by straight-line winds, Henry County tornado was EF2 - Dothan Eagle

Dothan EagleEufaula storm damage caused by straight-line winds, Henry County tornado was EF2Dothan EagleIt takes looking at exactly what damaged was done, how it was damaged and the locations, along with other data to help produce the estimates. You also have to understand that straight-line...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


NWS crews survey storm damage where tornado may have touched down - WWMT-TV

WWMT-TVNWS crews survey storm damage where tornado may have touched downWWMT-TVParts of Ionia, Barry and Kent counties are hardest hit and officials are surveying damage where a tornado may have touched down. A number of people staying at the Tyler Creek Campground in Alto at the time of the...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Arkansas Gets Emergency Funds to Fix Storm-Damaged Roads - U.S. News & World Report

Log Cabin DemocratArkansas Gets Emergency Funds to Fix Storm-Damaged RoadsU.S. News & World ReportSevere storms, tornadoes and floods struck Arkansas just before Christmas in 2015, and officials say that caused extensive pavement damage and erosion near many bridges and culverts. The storms also...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Possible tornado causes damage in Kent County | WZZM13.com - WZZM

WZZMPossible tornado causes damage in Kent County | WZZM13.comWZZMAn investigation is underway to determine whether a tornado caused damage in southeast Kent County.Damage near Freeport may be from tornado | WOODTV.comWOODTV.comPossible tornado reported in West MichiganWDIV DetroitPossible...
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Monday, April 10, 2017


Storm damage in the UP - Fox11online.com

Fox11online.comStorm damage in the UPFox11online.comIOLA (WLUK) -- The Iola-Scandinavia district administrator has announced he will resign from his position at the end of the school year. David Dyb will remain on sabbatical leave from his position for career exploration and educational...
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Monday, April 10, 2017


Wausau storm damage - Fox11online.com

Wausau storm damageFox11online.comWausau storm damage. by FOX 11 News. Monday, April 10th 2017. Storm damage from Wausau on Monday, April 10, 2017. (Photo courtesy WSAW). AA. WAUSAU (WLUK) -- No one was injured after powerful storms rolled through parts of Wisconsin and ...
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Sunday, April 09, 2017


Hundreds of gallons of oil spill into river in Sullivan County - The Daily Freeman

Hundreds of gallons of oil spill into river in Sullivan CountyThe Daily FreemanWOODBOURNE, N.Y. >> Officials say all drinking water supplies are safe after approximately 475 gallons of home heating oil spilled into the Neversink River ...DEC Reports Home Heating Oil Spill in Sullivan Co. ⋆...
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