On Air Now

Current Show

News & Views with Joel Heitkamp   8:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Call News & Views at 800-880-5346 or 701-237-5948

Show Info »

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 790 AM Fargo-Moorhead

Weather

Current Conditions(Fargo,ND 58103)

More Weather »
55° Feels Like: 55°
Wind: S 9 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Mostly Sunny 77°

Tonight

Mostly Cloudy 63°

Tomorrow

Scattered Thunderstorms 80°

Alerts

BP may send workers to Gulf of Mexico after storm dissipates

A BP logo is seen on a petrol station in London November 2, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett
A BP logo is seen on a petrol station in London November 2, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

NEW YORK (Reuters) - BP Plc said it could start returning offshore workers to its deepwater Gulf of Mexico oil and gas facilities later on Sunday after a tropical storm had dissipated.

BP said on Thursday it had evacuated some non-essential personnel from its four production platforms and had ordered its drilling rig contractors to temporarily cease operations.

On Sunday, BP said oil and gas production remained online.

(Reporting by Sabina Zawadzki; Editing by Maureen Bavdek)

Comments