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April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Together, the states of Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma and northern Texas have many names. They are considered the High Plains, the Breadbasket, the site of the Dust Bowl, and perhaps most...

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2014-09-19 23:08:13

RBSC Oklahoma LLC, a Tahlequah based Telecommunications firm, will introduce its state-of-the-art, fiber based, Smart Private Network (SPN) to the Cherokee Nation. Tahlequah, Oklahoma (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 September 1, 2014 – RBSC Oklahoma LLC, a Tahlequah based Telecommunications firm, will introduce its state-of-the-art, fiber based, Smart Private Network (SPN) to the Cherokee Nation. The advanced technology implementation begins in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, which is the capital of...

2014-09-18 08:24:02

SPRING, Texas, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- True North Energy Corporation ("True North") (OTC Pink: TNEN) today is pleased to announce it received $50,000 in new funding. Through its newly established wholly-owned subsidiary, TN Energy, Inc. (the anticipated establishment of which was described in a previous press release) has won an auction and acquired a 0.051416% royalty interest in the producing wellbore of the K Farm 9-18N-1W #1WH located in Section 9-T18N-R1W, Payne County,...

2014-09-17 23:02:50

Oklahoma City law firm welcomes new associate Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Dunlap Codding is pleased to announce that Zachary R. Lee has joined the firm as an associate attorney. Firm managing shareholder Nicholas D. Rouse said, “Zack’s addition allows us to continue to dedicate our efforts toward providing the utmost in service and value to our clients.” Lee will prepare and prosecute United States patent applications and conduct patent analyses. His...

2014-09-17 16:22:23

Oklahoma City University Meinders School of Business to host global energy industry leaders OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Matthew McManus with the U.S. Department of State, along with leading experts in the energy industry, will discuss the state and future of the global and domestic energy resource development at Oklahoma City University Meinders School of Business' International Energy Conference. The conference will take place from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m....

2014-09-17 08:23:26

Colorado Springs Utilities; Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania; DTE Energy; Madison Gas & Electric; NW Natural; Oklahoma Natural Gas; TECO Peoples Gas; and UGI Each Rank Highest in Residential Natural Gas Utility Customer Satisfaction in Their Respective Region WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Even though the U.S. faced another harsh winter and an increase in the average monthly gas bill this past season, customer satisfaction with residential gas utilities improves for a...

2014-09-16 08:30:15

Funding to Support Development of New Treatments for Drug-Resistant Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Synereca Pharmaceutics, Inc. (SPI), a research-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel orally active drugs that restore or increase the effectiveness of existing antibiotics, announced today a $1.4 million convertible debt financing. Accele Venture Partners, the investing arm of life sciences accelerator Accele Biopharma, Inc.,...

2014-09-15 16:23:09

TULSA, Okla., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ONE Gas, Inc. (NYSE: OGS) will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Power & Gas Leaders Conference on Wed., Sept. 17, 2014, in Boston, Mass. Pierce H. Norton II, president and chief executive officer of ONE Gas, will present at the conference beginning at 8:45 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (7:45 a.m. Central Daylight Time). The presentation will be webcast and accessible on the ONE Gas website, www.onegas.com. A replay of the...

2014-09-15 16:21:22

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, together with its U.S. Air Force partner at the F135 Heavy Maintenance Center (HMC) at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, celebrated another significant milestone - qualification for F135 engine testing at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex (OC-ALC). OC-ALC - which in addition to engine testing is also qualified to perform maintenance and repair work on F135...

2014-09-11 16:23:05

OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental Resources, Inc. ("Continental" or the "Company") (NYSE: CLR) announced today that W.F. "Rick" Bott, President and Chief Operating Officer, resigned to pursue other opportunities. His duties will be absorbed by senior management. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120327/DA76602LOGO Continental Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Harold G. Hamm said, "We are grateful for his professional contributions and wish Rick...

2014-09-11 12:27:55

Automated software platform replaces previous 'home grown' solution ATLANTA and OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Assent, a healthcare technology company that helps doctors and hospitals improve patient satisfaction and grow their online reputation, today announced that Oklahoma's largest health system, INTEGRIS Health, has selected Digital Assent's online reputation management platform to publish verified and unbiased doctor ratings and patient comments on their...


Latest Oklahoma Reference Libraries

Ouachita National Forest
2013-12-24 11:17:49

Ouachita National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in eastern areas of Oklahoma and western areas of Arkansas. This forest holds 1,784,457 acres and is the oldest national forest in the southern portion of the United States. This forest holds six designated wilderness areas including Black Fork Mountain Wilderness and Flatside Wilderness. This forest extends through fifteen counties including Le Flore County in Oklahoma and Logan and Yell counties in Arkansas....

Flint Hills
2013-04-19 14:38:33

The Flint Hills, known historically as Bluestern Pastures or Blue Stem Hills, are a group of hills located in eastern Kansas reaching into north central Oklahoma, extending from Marshall County and Washington County in Kansas in the north to Cowley County, Kansas and Osage and Kay counties in Oklahoma towards the south. The people of Oklahoma usually refer to the same geologic formation as the Osage Hills or “The Osage”. The Flint Hills are designated as a unique ecoregion due to it...

High Plains (United States)
2013-04-18 22:49:08

The High Plains are a sub region of the Great Plains mainly in the Western United States, but also partially in the Midwest states of Kansas, Nebraska, and South Dakota, generally ecompassing the western portion of the Great Plains before the region reaches the Rocky Mountains. The High Plains are located in southeastern Wyoming, southwestern South Dakota, eastern Colorado, western Nebraska, eastern New Mexico, western Kansas, northwestern Texas and western Oklahoma. They rise in elevation...

A Cold Front On The Weather Map
2012-06-18 21:09:52

Looking at our weather map above we can see a cold front moving through the states of Oklahoma and Kansas. The major thing about a cold front is the weather it can bring with it. The eastern side of the cold front provides two chances to receive precipitation. The first one is known as a squall line which usually forms some 50-150 miles ahead of the cold front. The squall line can be responsible for bringing severe weather in the form of super-cell thunderstorms. The second part...

2012-06-18 07:33:03

Symbol: CAOK Group: Monocot Family: Cyperaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   CASTO Carex stipata Muhl. ex Willd. var. oklahomensis (Mack.) Gleason Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:KS, MO, MS, TN, TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision  ...

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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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