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Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett announced Wednesday that he will not seek re-election when his term ends in one year. He has served for the last 13 years, longer than any other mayor in the city’s history. Cornett sat down with...
A bill intended to stop Oklahoma cities and counties from passing ordinances against discrimination revealed a divide between rural and urban senators Monday. Senate Bill 694 by Sen. Josh Brecheen, R-Coalgate, would prohibit cities from passing certain types of ordinances...
Tuesday a crowd larger than usual for a groundbreaking attended the start of construction for the MAPS 3 streetcar track line for Oklahoma City. Enjoying the good fortune of a sunny day with temperatures in the 70s, city officials, staff,...
“The fear is real,” said Oklahoma City Police Chief Bill Citty to the Oklahoma City Council Tuesday. His point was that some Oklahoma City residents have true fears that local police will start doing front line work of immigration enforcement. Some...
Residents of The City of Oklahoma City now have clear visual and interactive access to how tax dollars are spent through the city’s budget. It’s because of a new website launched Friday. They can see a clear time line of...
Sleepy people sitting in their cars at the McDonald’s drive-thru lane at SE 44th St. and Shields Boulevard in Oklahoma City Wednesday were in for a surprise. When they pulled up to the window it wasn’t the usual McDonald’s...
Six active disposal wells of the type thought to cause earthquakes are within 2.5 miles of Oklahoma City’s 50-story Devon Tower. Two of those six wells are only 1 mile east of the tower. And, one major fault line - the...
For two years visitors to the Oklahoma State Fair have walked out around construction of a large building about one block long. It took longer to complete than anticipated. The Bennett Event Center opened Tuesday 11 months behind schedule, but...
For Mohammad Tabiai, it’s been a productive process of immigrating from Morocco and ending up an award-winning police officer in the Oklahoma City Police Department. After having received several letters of commendation from his commander, he then received a commendation...
“The taxpaying citizens of the state of Oklahoma should not have to foot the bill for sexual misconduct,” said Oklahoma House Minority Leader Scott Inman Friday. At a Capitol news conference, Inman said the Democratic Caucus was “shocked and appalled”...