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11-Year-Old Martinez Boy Injured in Boston Bombings

April 16, 2013 | 9:17 am

11-Year-Old Martinez Boy Injured in Boston Bombings

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Aaron Hern, a 11-year-old from Martinez, needed surgery to treat a wound inflicted by the Boston Marathon bombings, his mother Katherine reported on her Facebook page on Monday night. From┬áthe Contra Costa Times: The boy was waiting at the finish line for his mother, 40-year-old Katherine Hern, who was about 200 feet away from the […]

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November 10, 2010 | 5:25 pm

Tesoro Refinery Flare-Up in Martinez

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A power outage at Tesoro’s Golden Eagle refinery in Martinez caused excessive flaring at the refinery. Health officials are issuing a warning for communities downwind of the plant. The Bay Area Quality Management District explains: The Tesoro Refinery reported the incident at their Martinez facility at 4:12 p.m. today. The Air District has several inspectors […]

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