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Why Oklahoma’s Drought Might Ruin Christmas

thp365 / Flickr The 2011 holiday season was really tough on Oklahoma Christmas tree farmers, but you probably didn’t notice. […]

Reading List: Driest Six Months in a Century, Defending Drilling Incentives

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“Low Unemployment, Energy Sector Boosts Income in Oklahoma Metro Areas”

Personal income in OKC and Tulsa grew 7.6 percent from 2010-2011, new estimates from the federal government show. Lawton’s grew […]

“TransCanada Starts Keystone XL Work in Oklahoma”

Final permits were secured a few weeks ago and now the real work on the 485-mile Oklahoma-to-Texas segment begins. The […]

A First Look At Oklahoma’s New Mining Regulations

Logan Layden / StateImpact Oklahoma Mill Creek, in south-central Oklahoma, originates from the Arbuckle-Simpson Aquifer. The land above the Arbuckle-Simpson […]

Why Oklahoma Gets a Bill When the Oil and Gas Industry Abandons a Well

Katsrcool / Flickr To drill an oil, gas or disposal well in Oklahoma, operators have to post a bond with […]

Oklahoma’s Top 5 Local Water Priorities Now That State Question 764 Is Law

Happyfunpaul / flickr The Oklahoma Water Resources Board’s Financial Assistance Program helps local governments secure loans to make water infrastructure […]

What We’re Reading: Chesapeake Wagering, Icahn Raising Stake, SandRidge Stacking Deck

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Report: Oklahoma No. 5 In Gas Price ‘Vulnerability’

National Resource Defense Council Oklahoma ranked No. 5 in the percent of income drivers spent on gasoline in 2011. Click […]

Chesapeake Energy CEO Aubrey McClendon’s ‘Big Bet’: A Cold Winter

Jeffk / Flickr Devon Energy and Continental Resources will hedge oil and natural gas in 2013, but not Chesapeake Energy. […]

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