Earthquake rumbles through Guthrie

Earthquake rumbles through Guthrie

The U.S. Geological Survey reported an earthquake was centered in Guthrie on Monday night. A 3.5 magnitude earthquake struck at approximately at 8:21 p.m. Its epicenter was located north of Guthrie Lake and west of Lake Road. It was four miles deep. No damages or injuries associated with the earthquake were immediately reported.

Guthrie was shaking Thursday evening

Guthrie was shaking Thursday evening

A 2.6 magnitude earthquake struck at approximately at 9:25 p.m. Its epicenter was located north of Prairie Grove Road and east of Midwest Blvd, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. It was 4.2 miles deep. The epicenter was just north of Darling Lane and two miles east of the Guthrie Edmond Regional Airport. No damages or injuries associated […]

5-plus earthquake rattles Oklahoma

5-plus earthquake rattles Oklahoma

Updated at 8:33 p.m. — USGS has downgraded the earthquake to a 5.0. Original Post Folks in Logan County had not felt an earthquake in some time, but that was not the case on Sunday. A 5.3 magnitude earthquake struck at approximately at 7:44 p.m. on Sunday. Its epicenter was near the town of Cushing, according to the U.S. […]

Sen. Griffin calls for unified, measured response to quake

Sen. Griffin calls for unified, measured response to quake

As the Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC) and federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) work to together following the recent 5.6 earthquake near Pawnee, State Sen. AJ Griffin said the response must be tempered, unified and science-based. Saturday’s earthquake was the same magnitude as a 2011 quake near Prague, the largest recorded in state history.

Exactly what does earthquake insurance typically cover and not cover

Exactly what does earthquake insurance typically cover and not cover

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Insurance Department (OID) is committed to helping those affected by one of the strongest earthquakes in state history. Gov. Mary Fallin declared a state of emergency in Pawnee County, the area rocked hardest by Saturday’s 5.6 magnitude quake. OID representatives toured the damaged areas and met with local officials Tuesday.

Long earthquake rolls for several seconds in Guthrie

Long earthquake rolls for several seconds in Guthrie

Long lasting earthquake rolled through the Guthrie area just after 7 a.m. A 5.6 magnitude earthquake struck at approximately at 7:02 a.m. Its epicenter was near Pawnee, Oklahoma, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. For many, it felt as if it was never going to stop shaking. The quake was felt in several states and as far as […]

ODOT firms up earthquake bridge inspection process

ODOT firms up earthquake bridge inspection process

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation is relieved by the results of a recent scientific analysis showing it’s unlikely that a 4.6 or less magnitude earthquake will damage transportation infrastructure in the state, including bridges. The department plans to incorporate this new information into its bridge inspection protocol starting in April.

USGS reveals maps of Oklahoma as highest chance of damage; Governor says State Regulators are taking correct action

USGS reveals maps of Oklahoma as highest chance of damage; Governor says State Regulators are taking correct action

OKLAHOMA CITY — Governor Mary Fallin today said the first-ever map developed by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) showing potential ground-shaking hazards from both human-induced and natural earthquakes illustrates why action taken earlier this year by the Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC) was necessary.

Earthquake serves as early morning wake up call for many

Earthquake serves as early morning wake up call for many

Update: The USGS has since downgraded the earthquake to a 3.6 in magnitude. A 5:39 a.m. earthquake gave several people an early wake up call on Thursday A 4.0 magnitude quake rocked the area. Its epicenter was located near the intersection of N. Anderson Rd. and E. College Ave. in eastern Logan County, according to […]