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Entegris Responds to Pall Suit
CHASKA, Minn., May 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Entegris, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTG) sees no merit in a law suit filed by Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL) late Friday, May, 4, 2007 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York. The suit alleges that certain Entegris point-of-use filtration products used in semiconductor manufacturing infringe a newly issued Pall patent as well as three older Pall patents.
U-Haul International, Inc.
Photo Release -- Hapgood Premises Dishes Up New Service With the Addition of U-Haul Truck and Trailer Rentals
ARNOLD'S COVE, Newfoundland, May 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Derek and Ivan Hapgood, owners of Hapgood Premises, located at 228 Main Road, recently added U-Haul truck and trailer rentals to their family-owned business. Hapgood Premises, which opened for business in 2006 and is run by Derek Hapgood, not only boasts a convenience store, gas station and take-out food, but now also features U-Haul truck and trailer rentals as part of their mix.
Aquila and Great Plains Energy File Joint Proxy Statement for Proposed Merger Transaction
KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Aquila, Inc. (NYSE:ILA) and Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) today filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) a joint proxy statement relating to the proposed merger of Aquila and a subsidiary of Great Plains Energy. The joint proxy statement, which is contained in a Form S-4 registration statement filed by Great Plains Energy, will be used to solicit votes from Aquila's and Great Plains Energy's shareholders in favor of the proposed merger. Approval of the merger by the shareholders of both Aquila and Great Plains Energy is required to complete the merger.
Core-Mark to Host First Quarter Conference Call May 11, 2007
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (Nasdaq:CORE), announced today that it will host an earnings call Friday May 11, 2007 at 9:00 a.m. Pacific time where management will review the results of the first quarter ending March 31, 2007. The call is expected to last approximately one hour.
Alta Mesa Holdings, LP
Meridian Provides Operations Update
HOUSTON, May 8, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Meridian Resource Corporation (NYSE:TMR) today reported its current status on the momentum of its business plan designed for growth in reserves and production based on a balanced portfolio of high potential and longer-lived reserves.