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  • By WES SWIFT
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GALVESTON —Cleanup efforts continued on the island Sunday as crews sought out any traces of oil that have washed ashore from a large oil spill in Galveston Bay from more than a week ago.

  • By TONY BUZBEE
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Since the spill occurred, our office has gotten multiple calls. Most who call want to know if they have a claim, and if so, how to engage in the process.

  • By CHRISTOPHER SMITH GONZALEZ
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TEXAS CITY — With heavy fog obscuring the end of the Texas City Dike, it seemed like just another day as fisherman cast into the bay and boaters loaded in and out of the water. 

  • By CHRISTOPHER SMITH GONZALEZ
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GALVESTON — Oil spill cleanup crews began shifting much of their attention to sensitive areas on the east end of Galveston. 

  • By CHRISTOPHER SMITH GONZALEZ
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GALVESTON — Oil spill responders found two dead turtles Friday. 

  • By HEBER TAYLOR
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The oil spill in Galveston Bay was a tragedy, but Galveston Mayor Lewis Rosen recognized it was also an opportunity to sell an important idea.

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  • By CHRISTOPHER SMITH GONZALEZ
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Galveston Bay oil spill responders were able to stay out on the water and on the beaches Thursday as weather conditions were not as severe as the U.S. Coast Guard had feared.

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TEXAS CITY — The bulk cargo ship that collided with a barge loaded with heavy fuel oil Saturday had problems with its navigational equipment, U.S. Coast Guard inspectors found. 

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TEXAS CITY — City officials on Thursday reopened a portion of the Texas City Dike that’s been closed since Saturday because of the heavy fuel oil spill in Galveston Bay.

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TEXAS CITY — Galveston Bay is open to all marine traffic, according to a statement from the leaders of efforts to clean up an oil spill that shutdown one of the nation’s biggest ports for several days.

  • By JOHN WAYNE FERGUSON
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GALVESTON — Oil response teams were mustering Wednesday in Port O’Connor in preparation for oil that could come ashore by midnight.

  • By CHRISTOPHER SMITH GONZALEZ
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TEXAS CITY — It’s not much of a silver lining, but some people are finding paying jobs responding to the oil spill in Galveston Bay. 

  • By BRONWYN TURNER
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HOUSTON — While oil spill cleanup efforts continued in Galveston Bay, a poll released Tuesday shows a majority of Texans tie protection of the coast to a healthy economy statewide.

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TEXAS CITY — Closed since a barge carrying heavy fuel oil and a cargo ship collided, the Texas City Dike may soon reopen. At least partially.

  • By CHRISTOPHER SMITH GONZALEZ
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GALVESTON — Volunteers will be walking a 26-mile stretch of Galveston beach looking for tar balls, oil on the sand and oiled wildlife for the next four days.