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LA refineries see decrease in explosions, increase in pollution

Good Tuesday morning to you!  Britney Glaser here with a look at some of the stories you can see on today's Sunrise beginning at 5:00 a.m.:

*A new report out this morning says spills and explosions at refineries around the state are down, but pollution is up.

*What does the just announced Sasol expansion mean for the economic future of Southwest Louisiana and the state?  We will take a deeper look at the multi-billion dollar project.

*94 percent of people diagnosed with pancreatic cancer will die within five years of finding out they have it.  I sit down with one of the lucky six percent, a man in Carlyss with an amazing will to live.

*How did a six-year-old Lake Charles boy get misplaced after school yesterday?  We have the report from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office.

*The family of one of the men killed in a weekend murder in Lake Charles speaks out about their son.

Make it a Sunrise day!

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