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June 5, 2011 3:57 PM

A year after BP oil spill, Panhandle towns seeing signs of recovery

ATVs still rumble across the eight-mile stretch of Pensacola Beach each morning, driven by workers looking for tar balls. One year after crude from the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion reached Florida's shores, cleanup crews are still unearthing the sticky, hardened bits of oil.

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