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Outdoor Show: Sun Aug. 2nd

A special edition on this Open Line Fun Sunday with a pair of guests in studio. Captain Will Granberry with Avian Skies and Jess Hewitt, Director of Gulf Racing Fuels, joined Captain Mickey to talk duck and dove hunting as well as using safer fuels in your ATV’s, boats, etc. You can visit avianskies.com and gulfracingfuels.com for more info on these two subjects. Thanks for listening!

SportsRadio 610–4 hours ago

File photo of an oil rig fire in the Gulf of Mexico. (credit: Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class(SW) Jeffery Tilghman Williams/Released/Getty Images)

Fire On Coastal Louisiana Oil Platform Extinguished

A fire that burned for more than a day on an oil production platform off Louisiana’s coast was extinguished early Saturday, the Coast Guard said.

05/23/2015

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Houston Is Awash In Chemical Process Engineering Jobs

The median salary for an entry level chemical engineer in Houston is about $67,800 per year, according to Salary.com. Chemical engineers with 8 to 10 years of experience have a median salary of $123,000.

05/02/2015

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New Rules Proposed As 5-Year Anniversary Of Oil Spill Nears

Almost five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration has proposed new regulations aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring that out-of-control wells can be sealed in an emergency.

04/14/2015

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Defying GOP, Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline Bill

Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency.

02/24/2015

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Oil Worker Dies, Fell From Nearly 50-Foot Rig

An oil field worker in South Texas has died after falling while near the top of a 50-foot rig.

02/12/2015

Keystone XL Protesters (Photo by Nicholas Kamm/Getty Images)

EPA: Keystone XL’s Climate Impacts Need To Be Revisited

With the recent dip in oil prices, the Environmental Protection Agency wants the State Department to “revisit” how much of a toll the Keystone XL oil pipeline would have on global warming.

02/04/2015

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BP To Sell Part Of Its Gulf Of Mexico Stake To Chevron

BP is selling part of its stake in an emerging oil-producing region in the Gulf of Mexico to Chevron, and the two companies, along with Conoco Phillips, will work to develop the fields together.

01/29/2015

Keystone XL Pipeline (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Both Sides In Keystone XL Debate Bend Facts

Let’s check some of the claims about the pipeline as a bill approving it heads toward likely passage by the Republican-led Senate and a veto by President Barack Obama.

01/29/2015

File photo of a person holding a gas pump. (Photo Illustration by Miguel Villagran/Getty Images)

Study: Influx Of Over 600,000 Jobs Supported By Gas, Oil Over Past 2 Years

A recent study has found that, since 2011, over 600,000 jobs have been created in America by the oil and gas industry.

08/02/2013

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