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“Production Tax Debate Intensifies in Oklahoma’s Oil Patch”

Horizontal drilling used to be rare and risky, which is why Oklahoma incentivized it. But now that most wells in […]

The Evolving Politics of Oklahoma Water Policy

Oklahoma’s water needs are increasing, and its water policies are evolving. Many of the changes are physical: fixing aging infrastructure, […]

Twister Truths: Does the Tornado Risk Peak After the School Day Ends?

This is part one in our Twister Truths series where we use data to kick the tires on the conventional […]

Oklahoma’s Kiowa Tribe Says Gravel Mining Will Ruin Sacred Mountain

For almost 150 years, the Kiowa Tribe has used Longhorn Mountain for ceremonies and to gather the cedar used to […]

Rains Bring Drought Relief to Much of Oklahoma

Recent rains have dramatically improved statewide drought conditions, data from the U.S. Drought Monitor show. Slightly more than half the […]

“Google’s Science Fellows Challenge the Company’s Fund-Raising for Senator Inhofe”

Google’s science fellows wrote a letter to the company’s leadership that criticized the green search giant’s July 11 fundraiser for […]

Is Oklahoma’s Severe Weather Policy Grounded in Fact or Folklore?

Now it’s time for Joe Wertz and Logan Layden to challenge some of the assumptions state and local tornado preparedness […]

Drought Limiting Hay Supplies in Southwestern Oklahoma

Oklahoma is entering its third year of drought, and farmers and ranchers in southwestern parts of the state say hay […]

StateImpact on OETA: Is the Coal Industry Polluting Oklahoma’s Water?

StateImpact’s Logan Layden sat down with OETA’s Dick Pryor to talk about a new report from a group of environmental […]

Oil Billionaire Harold Hamm to Lead AG Pruitt’s Re-Election Campaign

Oil billionaire Harold Hamm, the CEO and Chairman of Oklahoma energy giant Continental Resources has been tapped to lead state […]

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