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1:47 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Mapped: Oklahoma's Earthquake Swarm (UPDATED 02/17)

Click here for StateImpact's interactive map of Oklahoma's 2009-2013 earthquake "swarm."

Originally published on Thu February 20, 2014 10:06 am

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3:38 pm
Fri November 1, 2013

U.S. Appeals Court: No New Hearing for Oklahoma in Fight Over EPA Coal Rules

The Grand River Dam Authority's coal-fired plant in Chouteau, Okla., which is impacted by the Regional Haze Rule.
The Grand River Dam Authority's coal-fired plant in Chouteau, Okla., which is impacted by the Regional Haze Rule.

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11:11 am
Fri November 1, 2013

With Tax Credit Temporarily Secured, List of Planned Oklahoma Wind Projects Grows

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Joe Wertz / StateImpact Oklahoma

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2:32 pm
Thu October 31, 2013

Opponents of Arbuckle-Simpson Withdrawal Limit Ask for Court Review

OWRB Executive Director J.D. Strong (left) addresses members of the water board at its Oct. 23 meeting.
OWRB Executive Director J.D. Strong (left) addresses members of the water board at its Oct.</body></html>
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2:29 pm
Thu October 31, 2013

Why Texas Might Try to Redraw Its Border, and How it Might Start Another Water Fight

Lake Texoma
Lake Texoma

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Lake Texoma

Oklahoma and Texas have a long history of squabbling over the 540-mile border that divides the two states.

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6:47 am
Thu October 31, 2013

Why Oklahoma City Won't Tap Water From the Aquifer Under Its Own Feet

Norman, Okla., well operator Scott Lewis with Well #52, one of 36 that serve Norman.

Originally published on Thu October 31, 2013 9:58 am

The Garber-Wellington Aquifer

Joe Wertz / StateImpact Oklahoma

The Garber-Wellington Aquifer is part of the Central Oklahoma aquifer, which every major city in the region uses — except Oklahoma City.

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10:44 am
Wed October 30, 2013

Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner's Advice: Buy Earthquake Coverage

Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John Doak

Originally published on Wed October 30, 2013 11:05 am

Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John Doak

State of Oklahoma

Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John Doak

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2:12 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Improving Drought Conditions Haven't Helped Canton Lake Recover From OKC Withdrawal

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2:43 pm
Mon October 28, 2013

Millions of Oklahomans Exposed to Smoke from Wildfires in Other States, Study Shows

More than 3.7 million people in Oklahoma — almost the entire state population — were exposed to a week or more of wildfire smoke in 2011, according a report by the National Resource Defense Council.
More than 3.7 million people in Oklahoma — almost the entire state population — were exposed to a week or more of wildfire smoke in 2011, according a report by the National Resource Defense Council.

National Resource Defense Council

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8:58 am
Fri October 25, 2013

Texas’ Application for Oklahoma Water Still Active Despite Supreme Court Ruling

The U.S. Supreme Court in June sided with Oklahoma, ruling the interstate Red River water compact did not entitle Texas to water within Oklahoma’s borders.

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