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11:13 am
Wed December 18, 2013

Harold Hamm Says U.S. Oil Industry No Longer Needs Keystone XL Pipeline

Harold Hamm in April 2012 at TIME Magazine's 100 Most Influential People In the World gala in New York City

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12:05 pm
Tue December 17, 2013

Why Oklahoma City Wants the State to Help Fix Its Trash Problem

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In the more rural parts of Oklahoma City there are thousands of residents who don’t pay for trash pickup, and they never have.

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11:36 am
Fri December 13, 2013

Kerr-McGee Was Wrong to Dump Polluted Sites Into Spinoff Company, Judge Rules

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1:44 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Former Creek County Refinery Site Added to Superfund Priority List

A map from the EPA shows the location of the 125-acre Wilcox Oil Company Superfund site near Bristow, Okla.

Originally published on Tue February 11, 2014 6:01 pm

A map from the EPA shows the location of the 125-acre Wilcox Oil Company Superfund site near Bristow, Okla.

A map from the EPA shows the location of the 125-acre Wilcox Oil Company Superfund site near Bristow, Okla.

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6:22 am
Thu December 12, 2013

A Wet Year Doesn't Mean Any Part of Oklahoma Is Safe From Drought in 2014

The latest update of drought conditions in Oklahoma.

Originally published on Thu December 12, 2013 6:46 am

The latest update of drought conditions in Oklahoma.

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3:51 pm
Tue December 10, 2013

After Year-Long Fight, City and Developer Reach Deal for Piedmont Wind Farm

A wind farm in western Oklahoma.
A wind farm in western Oklahoma.

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A wind farm in western Oklahoma.

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1:28 pm
Tue December 10, 2013

Oil From Oklahoma Hub is Filling Southern Leg of Keystone XL Pipeline

Construction started on the Keystone Gulf extension in 2012. Here, contractors bury as section of the pipe near Stroud, Okla.
Construction started on the Keystone Gulf extension in 2012. Here, contractors bury as section of the pipe near Stroud, Okla.

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Construction started on the Keystone Gulf extension in 2012. Here, contractors bury as section of the pipe near Stroud, Okla.

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1:04 pm
Fri December 6, 2013

Railroads Emerge As "Rolling Pipelines" in Scramble to Frack New Shale Plays

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9:11 am
Thu December 5, 2013

New Study Suggests Much Larger Methane Emissions from Oklahoma and Neighbors

A bull ambles through the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge in western Oklahoma.

Originally published on Thu December 5, 2013 10:38 am

A scientist at the Southern Great Plains research facility in Lamont, Okla., transfers air samples to a flask for transport back to a lab. The new methane study used similar air sample data collected by the U.S. Department of Energy and NOAA during thousands of aircraft flights and from stationary towers throughout the country.

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