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  1. Injection wells cause of quakesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    ... in Harper and Sumner counties, scientists told the House Energy and Environment Committee. Since 2010, Harper County alone has seen its oil production rise from 361,000 barrels a year to nearly 1.9 million barrels and its gas production rise from ...

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  2. Injection wells cause of quakesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    ... in Harper and Sumner counties, scientists told the House Energy and Environment Committee. Since 2010, Harper County alone has seen its oil production rise from 361,000 barrels a year to nearly 1.9 million barrels and its gas production rise from ...

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  3. 4 more earthquakes rattle south-central KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    The U.S. Geological Survey says the largest quake was a 3.8-magnitude earthquake that was centered northwest of Anthony in Harper County early Saturday. Two 3.1-magnitude quakes hit just northeast of Antony on Sunday, one about 3 a.m. and the other about 8:30 p.m. The state has recorded more than 90 earthquakes this year, most in the south-central region.

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  4. EaRtHqUaKeS! In Kansas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Kansas is known for tornadoes, but what aboutearthquakes? On Thursday, three earthquakes hit Harper county in just 5 hours. There were at least 5 other quakes reported this week.

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  5. Scientists to legislative panel: Fracking isna t cause of Kansas earthquakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... in Harper and Sumner counties, the scientists told the House Energy and Environment Committee. Since 2010, Harper County alone has seen its oil production rise from 361,000 barrels a year to nearly 1.9 million barrels and its gas production rise ...

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  6. Agency heading toward concluding Kansas quakes caused by oil and gas practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    ... same time oil production and the use of injection has been rising in those two counties as well, especially in Harper County. Harper County oil production climbed from about 361,000 barrels in 2010 to 1.85 million barrels through the first nine ...

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  7. Tammy Faye's remote Kansas grave is covered with tributes of mascara and lip glossRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Wisconsin Gazette

    ... leave the types of cosmetic items - lipstick, mascara - that helped give Tammy Faye her distinctive look. In a Harper County cemetery, remote and unmarked, Tammy Faye's gravestone is far away from the glamor, controversy and cameras that followed ...

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  8. Tammy Faye's legacy more than cosmetic to visitors of graveRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Washington Times

    ... leave the types of cosmetic items - lipstick, mascara - that helped give Tammy Faye her distinctive look. In a Harper County cemetery, remote and unmarked, Tammy Faye's gravestone is far away from the glamor, controversy and cameras that followed ...

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  9. Tammy Faye’s gravesite is an attraction for her fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... types of cosmetic items – lipstick, mascara – that helped give Tammy Faye her distinctive look. In a Harper County cemetery, remote and unmarked, Tammy Faye’s gravestone is far away from the glamor, controversy and cameras that ...

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  10. To Kansas gravea s visitors, Tammy Fayea s legacy was more than cosmeticRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... leave the types of cosmetic items - lipstick, mascara - that helped give Tammy Faye her distinctive look. In a Harper County cemetery, remote and unmarked, Tammy Faye's gravestone is far away from the glamor, controversy and cameras that followed ...

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  11. Geological Experts Link Kansas Earthquakes to Disposal of "Fracking" Waste WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | KHGI

    ... County. A few minutes later a quake measuring 3.9 was reported about eight miles east-northeast of Anthony in Harper County.

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  12. Early morning earthquakes reported in Kansas; official links quakes to disposal of waste waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Capital-Journal

    The U.S. Geological Survey says a 2.7 magnitude quake was reported about 3:50 a.m. Monday near Caldwell in Sumner County. A few minutes later a quake measuring 3.9 was reported about eight miles east-northeast of Anthony in Harper County.

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  13. Three earthquakes wake up part of KAKElandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | KAKE

    ... one which gained the most attention occurred at 3:54 a.m. It had a magnitude 3.9, and was centered in eastern Harper County about eight miles east of Anthony. KAKE viewers reported on social media feeling that quake from east Wichita and Winfield to ...

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  14. Earthquakes rumble in southern Kansas, northern OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... That came less than a half-hour after a 3.9 tremblor struck about seven miles east-northeast of Anthony in Harper County. Only three minutes before the Harper County earthquake, another quake struck about seven miles south of Caldwell. It was ...

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  15. Weather officials: Rare December tornado 100 yards wide, touched down near HarperRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    The rare December tornado that touched down southwest of Wichita late Sunday afternoon has been rated an EF-0 by the National Weather Service. The tornado touched down at 5:38 p.m. a little more than a mile northeast of Harper in Harper County.

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  16. December tornadoes rare in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... in Kansas. The Sunflower State has logged tornadoes in every month of the year, after all. Sunday's tornado in Harper County is the first time since Dec. 18, 2002, that the Wichita branch of the National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning ...

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  17. Rare December tornado surprises Harper County residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | KAKE

    ... but not unheard of. There have been 6 reported since records started being kept 58 years ago. Some people in Harper County didn't think tornadoes were possible in December. "We usually see it during the summer months around here," Kunz said. "It's ...

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  18. Tornado touches down in Harper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | KAKE

    A tornado in December! Yes, storms in south-central Kansas on sunday evening spawned a tornado that touched down in Harper County.

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  19. Low oil prices could slow Kansas productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | KAKE

    ... the price is not there they will probably slow it down." Lanie says this doesn't mean an oil bust is near for Harper County. He says two electric companies are in Anthony now to install new utility poles and lines to serve more electricity to oil ...

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  20. South-Central Kansas Rattled by More QuakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    The U.S. Geological Survey says the largest quake was a 3.8-magnitude earthquake that was centered northwest of Anthony in Harper County early on Nov. 15. Two 3.1-magnitude quakes hit just northeast of Antony the following day, one about 3 a.m. and the other about 8:30 p.m. The state has recorded more than 90 earthquakes this year, most in the south-central region.

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