Archive: 12/30/16: Friday
High Fire Danger Elevates Precautions Ahead Of NYE Fireworks Display
The metro area is under a no burn, high-fire danger advisory ahead of New Year’s Eve. Winds above 15 mph could extend into the weekend. While it is illegal to shoot off fireworks in Oklahoma City, the city is taking extra care to prepare for the two city-run displays on New Year’s Eve.
Blue Bell Said To Seek Easing Of Federal Listeria-Linked Restrictions
The Houston Chronicle is reporting Texas-based ice cream maker Blue Bell wants federal regulators to lighten costly precautions in place since a deadly listeria outbreak and allow the company to return to more normal procedures that are followed by its competitors.