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Arkansas Earthquakes

Fracking Shutdown Extended As Researchers Study Link To Quakes

AP | By SARAH EDDINGTON | Posted 06.21.2011 | Green

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Two natural gas exploration companies have agreed to extend the shutdowns of two injection wells in Arkansas as researchers study...

Quakes Shake Arkansas

AP | Posted 06.09.2011 | Green

GREENBRIER, Ark. -- A pair of magnitude-3.9 earthquakes rumbled through central Arkansas this week, about a month after two companies halted operation...

'Fracking' Closures Extended Amid Quakes

AP | By SARAH EDDINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Two natural gas exploration companies agreed Thursday to extend the shutdowns of two injection wells in Arkansas as researchers c...

Earthquakes Decline After Closure Of 'Fracking' Sites

AP | By SARAH EDDINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The number and strength of earthquakes in central Arkansas have noticeably dropped since the shutdown of two injection wells in t...

'Fracking' Sites Suspended, Likely Linked To Earthquakes

AP | By SARAH EDDINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Two natural gas companies have agreed to temporarily suspend use of injection wells in central Arkansas where earthquakes keep oc...

'Fracking' Sites Linked To Earthquakes May Close

AP | SARAH EDDINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Two more small earthquakes have been recorded in central Arkansas where a recent spate of tremors has officials considering ...

30 Mysterious Earthquakes Shake Arkansas Towns

AP | SARAH EDDINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Jim Sutterfield was briefly puzzled by a thumping sound that seemed to slam the back of his office chair. But when the small...