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StateImpact: Cast-off State Parks Thrive Under Tribal Control, But Not Without Some Struggle

When budget cuts led the Oklahoma tourism department to find new homes for seven state parks in 2011, two of […]

OK Policy Poll: Voters Oppose Tax Incentives for Horizontal Drilling

A new poll shows 64 percent of Oklahoma voters oppose state tax incentives for horizontal drilling and support eliminating the […]

“Wind Power Sets Records on Oklahoma, Texas Electric Grids”

New projects and infrastructure upgrades fueled record wind-energy production on the regional grids that serve Oklahoma and Texas. Source: Newsok […]

City of Norman Awaiting State Permit to Sell Reclaimed Water so Frackers Don’t Have to Use Drinking Water

A Texas drilling company has tapped a hydrant and is using drinking water from the City of Norman for a […]

Anadarko’s $5 Billion Environmental Settlement: 4 Things Okies Should Know

Anadarko Petroleum on Thursday agreed to pay more than $5 billion for an immense environmental cleanup that includes U.S. sites […]

Broadband Internet Providers Struggling to Keep Pace With Rural Oklahoma Oil Boom

The oil and gas boom has meant a lot of business for communities like Elk City and Weatherford, but the […]

What Ever Happened to the Seven State Parks Oklahoma Couldn’t Afford to Keep?

In April 2011, Oklahoma was dealing with a half-billion dollar budget shortfall. Powered by WPeMatico

StateImpact: What Happened to the Seven State Parks Oklahoma Couldn’t Afford to Keep?

In April 2011, Oklahoma was dealing with a half-billion dollar budget shortfall, and the state tourism department had just decided to offload […]

“EPA to Review Cleanup of Oklahoma City Superfund Site”

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will conduct a five-year review of Oklahoma City’s Mosley Road Sanitary Landfill, which became a […]

Why Small Solar and Wind Generators Are Worried About Surcharge Legislation

Solar panel and wind turbine technology is improving rapidly, and many small-scale customers are excited by the potential to generate […]

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