New evidence in oil refinery explosion, Conversation with Oshkosh Corp.

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Demolition and cleanup efforts are ongoing at the Husky Energy oil refinery
Demolition and cleanup takes place at Superior’s oil refinery in 2019. Danielle Kaeding/WPR

We talk to a WPR reporter about a new investigation into the 2018 oil refinery explosion in Superior. Then, we continue our conversation with CEOs around the state. Next, is the president of Oshkosh Corp.

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Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Joel Patenaude Producer
  • Joe Tarr Producer
  • Clara Neupert Producer
  • Maria Lopez Technical Director
  • Danielle Kaeding Guest
  • John Pfeifer Guest