OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) State Treasurer Scott Meacham says the nationwide recession is having a deep impact on state revenue.
Meacham said Tuesday that collections during the month of June were enough to fund the state's obligations for July, the first month of the new fiscal year. But he says a revenue shortfall is probable in the coming months.
Tulsa, OK – Tulsa based Williams announced today that its Transco pipeline is holding a non-binding open season from July 14 to Aug. 4, 2009, to obtain shipper commitments for an expansion designed to provide up to 150,000 dekatherms per day of firm transportation service to markets in Virginia, Washington, D.C., and Maryland.
Anadarko, OK – A large methamphetamine distribution network operating in western Oklahoma has been unplugged as part of a 9-month multi-agency investigation. Mark Woodward, Spokesman for the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics, says law enforcement officers from several agencies served 40 arrest warrants and seven search warrants early this morning targeting an organization responsible for trafficking large quantities of Mexican meth or "ice" into Oklahoma.
A recent report from Pollstar, a leading industry publication, listed the top United States venues for ticket sales for January 1 - June 30, 2009. The BOK Center ranked #9 in the United States and #23 in the World, edging out major markets like Los Angeles, Miami and Dallas.