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My Turn: Lesson of Exxon Valdez: Don't trust oil industry safety assurances

...24, 1989, the single-hulled Exxon Valdez grounded in Prince William Sound, causing at the time the nation's worst oil spill. Millions of gallons of oil spread across Alaska's coastal ocean, contaminating 1,300 miles of shoreline, and...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-25/my-turn-lesson-exxon-valdez-dont-trus
Opinion
High court to hear Exxon Valdez case

WASHINGTON - Eighteen years after the worst oil spill in U.S. history, its victims suddenly face the prospect of having a $2.5 billion judgment wrested away from them by the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/103007/sta_20071030006.shtml
News
Valdez Spill Anniversary

Friday marks 17 years since the Exxon Valdez tanker ran aground in Alaska's Prince William Sound and caused the worst oil spill in the nation's history. Sound off on the important issues at The 11 million gallons of crude oil that oozed from...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032206/sta_20060322019.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...race to contain the country's worst oil spill in 25 years. By afternoon, an...race to contain the country's worst oil spill in 25 years. Workers race to...race to contain the country's worst oil spill in 25 years. Home>Archives...

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It's time for Exxon to pay up and wise up

...Somebody needs to teach Exxon-Mobil a lesson in public relations. Eleven years ago the company was responsible for the worst oil spill in the nation's history in Prince William Sound. On the anniversary of that disaster Exxon filed suit to block...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/033100/Ope_edit.html
Opinion
Exxon ruling angers Alaskans

...in something much worse. In the years following the worst oil spill in U.S. waters in history, Faulkner's job was...property owners and others harmed by the nation's worst oil spill. The amount was equal to a year's worth of Exxon's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110801/sta_exxonmain.shtml
News
Workers race to keep oil spill from towns, falls

...runoff channels and strung barriers across a river in southern Brazil on Tuesday in a race to contain the country's worst oil spill in 25 years. By afternoon, an oily black stain had moved about 25 miles downstream from the Getulio Vargas oil refinery...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071800/Bre_breaking.html
Breaking
Fresh oil persists in areas of Prince William Sound 12 years after spill

...Prince William Sound than anybody would have imagined when the Exxon Valdez ran aground in 1989 in the nation's worst oil spill ever, officials said Wednesday. "Originally I think everyone thought within a pretty short time the toxic portion...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110801/sta_oilspillblues.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Somebody needs to teach Exxon-Mobil a lesson in public relations. Eleven years ago the company was responsible for the worst oil spill in the nation's history in Prince William Sound. On the anniversary of that disaster Exxon filed suit to block...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/033100/Ope_edit.shtml
Nine years later, Hazelwood starts serving sentence

...it ran aground in 1989, spilling 11 million gallons of crude oil into Prince William Sound. It was the nation's worst oil spill. Hazelwood was convicted in 1990 of a misdemeanor charge of negligent discharge of oil. After exhausting his appeals...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062299/Loc_hazelwood.html
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