Bright future ahead for solar power growth

OK Energy Today reports that U.S. solar power capacity grew by more than two gigawatts during the second quarter of 2016.  This represents an astonishing 43 percent increase from the same period last year, according to the latest U.S. Solar Market Insigh ...


Yelp lists Broken Arrow among best in customer service

TULSA, Okla. — Broken Arrow is among the U.S. cities that Yelp finds are the most customer-friendly both online and in person. Yelp, which publishes crowd-sourced reviews of local businesses, released the list Tuesday, The Tulsa World reports Most of t ...

Community colleges see increase in STEM enrollment

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Two-year colleges are seeing a steady increase in enrollment in science, technology, engineering and math programs, The Journal Record reports. This year, more than 1,000 students enrolled in STEM programs at Oklahoma State Univer ...

OKC, Tulsa among top cities for Hispanic entrepreneurs

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City and Tulsa are among the 10 best in the nation for Hispanic entrepreneurs, The Journal Record reports. WalletHub released its 2016 Best Cities for Hispanic Entrepreneurs, ranking the 150 most populous cities in the U.S. base ...

Choctaw Nation in growth mode with 14 new projects

DURANT, Okla. – The Choctaw Nation has 14 major construction projects in progress, as well as a number of smaller efforts, officials told The Journal Record. Two of the largest projects are in Durant: a five-story, 500,000-square-foot headquarters and t ...