By EMILY SCHMALL and KRISTI EATON, AP | Published: Thu, Jun 26, 2014
Oklahoma residents whose homes and nerves have been shaken by an upsurge in earthquakes want know what’s causing the temblors — and what can be done to stop them.
Hundreds of people are expected to turn out in Edmond, Oklahoma, on Thursday night for a town hall meeting on the issue....
Shake, rattle and keep rolling, because we are live on the air, folks. An Oklahoma City meteorologist showed grace under fire when her television studio was struck by a fairly significant earthquake in the middle of her forecast, Yahoo News reports.
By Juliana Keeping, Staff Writer | Published: Mon, Jun 16, 2014
Meers Store and Restaurant, an iconic Oklahoma burger joint near Lawton, is known for its 16-ounce seismic burger, served on a pie plate and piled high with toppings. Owner Joe Maranto said he’s had trouble getting an answer on whether the store’s seismograph will ever be put back online.
By Paul Monies, Business Writer | Published: Thu, May 29, 2014
Slawson Exploration Co. Inc. will work with regulators at the Oklahoma Corporation Commission to provide additional well data for a wastewater injection well in an area with recent earthquake activity. The commission approved Slawson’s permit on Thursday.
A 3.6-magnitude earthquake was reported shortly after 9:45 p.m. Wednesday. The earthquake’s epicenter was reported about 7 miles south, southwest of Guthrie, about 9 miles north of Edmond, and about 22 miles north of Oklahoma City, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
USGS scientists say a large earthquake could happen in Oklahoma, says KOCO, and if it does happen, your water heater may not be able to handle it. If there's a major earthquake, your water heater could tip over, catch fire and even ...