More than 200 Red Springs residents were evacuated from their homes this afternoon due to a gas leak.

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    Eimskip, the Icelandic shipping company that operates on Portland’s waterfront, and local officials will play host to a visiting delegation from Reykjavik on Wednesday. The visit is intended to enhance business prospects between Maine and the island nation that is a gateway to much of the European market. More
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  • Gas leak forces evacuation at East Lake High School
    A spokesperson for East Lake Fire Rescue confirms that workers from Clearwater Gas have sealed the leak. Officials have conducted a sweep through the school and have determined that it is safe for students to return to their classrooms. Students re-entered ...
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  • Broken gas line forces road closure, church evacuation
    El Morro Road is closed between S. Academy Blvd. and Delta Drive because of a gas leak. Pikes Peak Park Baptist Church has been evacuated. The Colorado Springs Fire Department says an excavation crew hit the line, causing the leak. It's unknown when the ...
    06/11/2014 - 7:08 am | View Link
  • Gas leak forces evacuation of St. Pete school
    A major gas leak has forced the evacuation of Admiral Farragut Academy in St. Petersburg. Police are assisting the St. Petersburg Fire Department with the major gas leak in the area of the school, 501 Park Street N., after officials say a construction crew ...
    02/26/2014 - 7:24 am | View Link
  • Gas leak forces evacuation at Homestead apartment
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