Prank phone call sent to Wayne Farms

On Sunday night, Dothan Fire and Rescue responded to a 911 call saying that the Wayne Farms facility in Dothan had a hazardous chemical leak but when the fire squad arrived there was no leak to be found. "Actually when we arrived to the call it was a surprise to them that we were coming because …

Our View: Make bike month successful by riding safely

Bicycles don't spew toxic gases or leak oil and antifreeze. • You save money by reducing your consumption of gasoline and maintenance costs for your car. We're sure you've noticed that pump prices have been ticking up. • You don't have to worry about parking. Mother Nature is cooperating. In addition …

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One Teacher Injured in La Cumbre Jr High Acid Spill

Entry teams made access and neutralized the spill. The emergent phase of the incident has been mitigated. The hazardous material is confirmed to be approximately 1 quart of sulfuric acid. The spill is isolated to one classroom, however, due to an abundance of caution both La Cumbre staff and Incident …

One Teacher Injured in La Cumbre Jr High Acid Spill

“Crews continue to make safe, slow and methodical progress towards stabilizing the situation”, said Incident Commander Chief Chris Mailes. “We absolutely don't want to place the lives of any responders, the staff, or students at jeopardy”. Sulfuric acid is commonly found in chemical labs and industrial …

Fuel pricing tactics: BP responds

Yesterday, Stuff released details of a leaked internal memo from BP middle management with its plans to hike prices in Paraparaumu, Kāpiti and Levin to reduce the pricing gap with Otaki. It hoped its competitors would follow suit and this would help reduce sales losses at its Otaki site. Now the petrol …

Fuel pricing tactics: BP responds

Yesterday, Stuff released details of a leaked internal memo from BP middle management with its plans to hike prices in Paraparaumu, Kāpiti and Levin to reduce the pricing gap with Otaki. It hoped its competitors would follow suit and this would help reduce sales losses at its Otaki site. Now the petrol …