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2014-01-23 16:22:44

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noted psychotherapist and author, Stacy Kaiser, has pronounced the film, "August: Osage County", for which Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts have been nominated for acting Oscars, "the feel good film of the year." While this may seem to fly in the face of the top-of-the-voice arguments which fill the Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy play by Tracy Letts from which the film is adapted, Kaiser says "seeing the laughs elicited from this kind of...

2010-09-10 07:30:00

OSAGE, Wyo., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Hills Corp. (NYSE: BKH) subsidiary Black Hills Power today announced suspension of operations at its 62-year-old, 34.5-megawatt coal-fired Osage Power Plant in Osage, Wyo., beginning Oct. 1, 2010. "Considering the slow economic recovery that continues to impact the demand for electricity in the Western region, Black Hills Power has elected to suspend operations at Osage. We now have other generation alternatives available to us that are more...

2009-12-08 07:52:00

LYNDON, Kan., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In a move that does justice to the historic Osage County Courthouse and other county buildings, community leaders have completed upgrades that are expected to reduce the county's environmental impact and increase the productivity and comfort of county employees. The project provided economic development benefits by creating jobs for Osage County and using financing from local banks. The courthouse upgrades replaced aging and failing...

2009-01-15 11:07:00

GLEN ALLEN, Va., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Osage Bio Energy's promotion of barley growing in seven Southeast and Mid-Atlantic states will earn the winner of the Barley Bin Builder Yield Contest a new General Motors Corp. FlexFuel pickup truck. "Osage Bio Energy's barley feedstock approach provides a substantial opportunity for local farmers and viable sources of ethanol in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic," said Joel Stone, Chief Operating Officer of Osage Bio Energy. "And GM's...

2008-10-01 15:00:44

By PATRICK KANE HOPEWELL -- An ethanol plant that whipped up controversy in the community will produce a huge impact on local farmers and energy production, company officials say. Appomattox Bio Energy, the state's first ethanol production facility, is holding a groundbreaking Friday. "We are very excited," said Joel Stone, chief operating officer of parent company Osage Bio Energy. "It's an outstanding opportunity for what this plant is going to bring to agribusiness in this area."...

2008-07-31 03:00:00

By Luz Lazo, Richmond Times-Dispatch, Va. Jul. 31--The state Department of Environmental Quality is close to making a decision on an air-permit application that would allow construction of an ethanol plant in Hopewell. A decision could be made within the next two weeks after the agency conducts pollutant modeling to determine the effect that Osage Bio Energy LLC's ethanol plant could have on Hopewell's environment. The DEQ permit is the one missing requisite for the company to start...

2008-06-19 12:00:28

By Carla Hinton, The Oklahoman Jun. 19--PAWHUSKA -- A sunset ceremony and dinner will honor an American Indian church site Friday as Oklahoma Indians participate in the National Days of Prayer to Protect Native American Sacred Places. The ceremony and dinner will be at the Jeannie Garfield Gray Native American Church Site near the Osage Prairie Reserve in Pawhuska. The prayer days initiative is sponsored by the Washington D.C.-based Morning Star Institute to emphasize the need for...

2008-06-19 09:01:00

Osage Exploration and Development, Inc. (OTCBB:OEDV), an independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused in Colombia, is pleased to announce an update regarding the Company's Rosablanca joint venture with Gold Oil, plc (GOO:AIM) in the Middle Magdalena Valley. Osage has received notification from the National Hydrocarbon Agency of Colombia (ANH) that the joint venture's phase one exploration period has been extended through December, 2008. Prior to this decision, the...


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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...

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