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April 27, 2019
Clockwise from left: Ben Hein, Mike Vacco, Jordan Schultz, John Lundberg and Rob Morehouse work with computers and repeaters to track any potential threats during a training program at Lake Superior College’s Emergency Response Training Center Friday. Tyler Schank / tschank@duluthnews.com.
First responders say refinery fire response a success, reflect on lessons learned
April 27, 2019 - 5:21pm
Diane Nelson, stormwater and administration manager explains how wastewater moves through primary treatment tanks at Superior's Wastewater Treatment Main Treatment Facility on April 18. Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com
A year later, Husky fire's legacy runs through waterway
April 27, 2019 - 5:30am
April 25, 2019
An aerial view of the area at the Husky refinery Thursday in Superior that was affected by last year's explosion and asphalt fire. Crews are currently on site continuing demolition as permiting for new construction is underway. --- Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com
Can Husky prevent another explosion?
April 25, 2019 - 7:30pm
April 4, 2019
Reader's View -- Tell Husky: No more hydrogen fluoride
April 4, 2019 - 3:58pm
April 3, 2019
Storage tanks damaged by fire frame several refining towers at the Husky Energy refinery in Superior.  Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com
Husky Energy: Hydrogen fluoride will still be used at Superior refinery
April 3, 2019 - 4:28pm
March 18, 2019
Aerial scene of the Husky refinery fire and explosion in Superior on April 26. (file / News Tribune)
Poll: Superior residents generally opposed to, unsure of refinery's use of hydrogen fluoride
March 18, 2019 - 7:36pm
February 26, 2019
Storage tanks damaged by fire frame several refining towers at the Husky Energy refinery in Superior. file / News Tribune
Snow stalls Husky refinery demolition
February 26, 2019 - 7:24pm
December 31, 2018
An enormous plume of smoke from a second fire at the Husky Energy refinery in Superior, Wis., billows to the south on April 26, 2018. Residents within 10 miles in the direction of the smoke were evacuated. (file / News Tribune)
Contractor sues Husky refinery over blast injuries
December 31, 2018 - 6:20pm
December 12, 2018
Superior Mayor Jim Paine speaks during Wednesday’s U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Board on the April 26 Husky refinery explosion and fire. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Public airs concerns on refinery's use of hydrogen fluoride
December 12, 2018 - 7:55pm
(file / News Tribune)
Safeguards 'ineffective' at preventing Husky refinery explosion
December 12, 2018 - 12:44pm
November 20, 2018
(file / News Tribune)
Board schedules public meeting on Husky Refinery investigation
November 20, 2018 - 10:01am
October 2, 2018
Large plumes of black smoke continue to rise during a series of fires and explosions at the Husky Energy oil refinery in Superior on April 26, 2018. (file / News Tribune)
OSHA: Deferred maintenance, skipped procedures led to refinery explosion
October 2, 2018 - 3:14pm
September 26, 2018
Five lawmakers from Minnesota and Wisconsin are calling for the U.S. Chemical Safety Board to host public hearings on the presence of hydrogen fluoride at the Husky refinery in Superior. ( file / News Tribune)
Lawmakers call for public hearings on hydrogen fluoride at Husky
September 26, 2018 - 1:29pm
September 22, 2018
Communication proved to be a challenge for many of the emergency agencies during the April 27 fire at Husky Energy oil refinery. (file / News Tribune)
Report: agencies struggled with communication during Husky fire
September 22, 2018 - 7:25pm
September 5, 2018
Burned tanks remain after the April 26 fire and series of explosions at the Husky Energy refinery in Superior. (file / News Tribune)
Lawsuit: contractors heard 'knocking' before Husky explosion
September 5, 2018 - 7:26pm
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