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2014-04-10 16:21:31

TULSA, Okla., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vacuworx, a global leader in the manufacture and distribution of vacuum-lifting technology and material-handling equipment, has received the 2014 Governor's Award for Excellence in Exporting. Vacuworx President Bill Solomon accepted the award, presented April 10 by Oklahoma's Secretary of State Chris Benge on behalf of Governor Mary Fallin during the 31st Annual Oklahoma World Trade Conference at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Tulsa at...

2014-04-09 23:02:41

US Fleet Tracking is proud to present the 2014 University of Oklahoma Spring Game on April 12, 2014. US fleet tracking is a premier provider of fleet tracking and management services to businesses and large-scale public events all over the world. Norman, OK (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 US Fleet Tracking is proud to present the 2014 University of Oklahoma Spring Game on April 12, 2014. US fleet tracking is a premier provider of fleet tracking (GPS Tracker) and management services to businesses...

2014-04-09 12:22:55

OWENSBORO, Ky., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline, Inc. (Southern Star) is pleased to announce the commencement of a binding Open Season for additional firm transportation capacity in its Production and Market Areas. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140409/CL00785 The 2014 System Expansion will involve expanding the capacity of Southern Star's system to provide incremental firm transportation service from existing or new receipt points to existing...

2014-04-09 08:21:13

WICHITA, Kan., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. (NYSE: SPR) Aftermarket Customer Support recently opened a sales office at the Tinker Business and Industrial Park in Midwest City, Okla. Spirit's Aftermarket division supports the OEM to provide spare parts for commercial platform aircraft that have been modified for military programs. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130515/CG13652LOGO "Spirit AeroSystems has a proud history of building and supporting...

2014-04-08 16:21:03

Remaining 2014 Earnings News Releases and Conference Call Schedules Also Announced TULSA, Okla., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ONE Gas, Inc. (NYSE: OGS) will release its first-quarter 2014 earnings after the market closes on May 5, 2014. The ONE Gas executive management team will participate in a conference call the following day, May 6, 2014, at 11 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (10 a.m. Central Daylight Time). The call also will be carried live on the ONE Gas website. To participate in the...

2014-04-07 16:26:11

PRYOR, Okla., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Orchids Paper Products Company (NYSE MKT: TIS) today announced that it will release 2014 first-quarter financial results on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 after the close of the New York Stock Exchange. The company will hold a teleconference to discuss its results at 10:00 a.m. (ET) on Wednesday, April 23(rd). All interested parties may participate in the teleconference by calling 877 870 4263 and requesting the Orchids Paper Products...

2014-04-03 08:29:12

Financing to Support Entry of OPI's Lead Product Candidate - NHPN-1010 - into Clinical Testing First Half of 2014 OKLAHOMA CITY, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Accele Venture Partners, the investing arm of life sciences accelerator Accele Biopharma, Inc., announced today that it has co-led a $4.1 million Series A private equity financing of Otologic Pharmaceutics, Inc. (OPI), a development-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercializing novel...

2014-04-02 23:30:24

Rural Broadband Services Corporation Inc., (doing business in Oklahoma as RBSC Oklahoma LLC) is pleased to announce: “The Light” is on in Tahlequah. Tahlequah, Oklahoma (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Rural Broadband Services Corporation Inc., (doing business in Oklahoma as RBSC Oklahoma LLC) is pleased to announce: “The Light” is on in Tahlequah! Northeastern State University (NSU), local businesses, colleges, tribal organizations and regional banks are now getting the light that comes...

2014-04-02 08:23:35

TULSA, Okla., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canyon Creek Resources, LLC, a Tulsa-based oil and gas exploration company, announced today an equity capital commitment of $75 million from an affiliate of ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC. In connection with the capital commitment, Canyon Creek Resources and ArcLight formed Canyon Creek Energy Partners, LLC. Canyon Creek Energy will engage in the acquisition and development of oil and gas assets in the Mid-Continent region of the United...

2014-03-31 23:23:00

techJOYnT Academy will be in DC, with an interactive booth showcasing Robotics and Game Design on the last week of April. Washington DC will be host to back to back conventions for STEM education awareness. Oklahoma City, OK (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Since the introduction of the white house initiative “educate to innovate,” STEM education has been a hot topic for the press. Dismal scores in science and math around the country has prompted gatherings like the US News STEM Solutions...


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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