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Braums loses bid before OKC Planning Commission

It just wasn't Braum’s day in the Oklahoma City Planning Commission Thursday. Braum’s wants to buy and demolish the Classen Grill building and the Donnay...
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House Dems: No cleanup for misconduct at taxpayer expense

“The taxpaying citizens of the state of Oklahoma should not have to foot the bill for sexual misconduct,” said Oklahoma House Minority Leader Scott...
Hall, Whitaker, Bailey

Two cited for heroism in truck driver rescue

Robert Hall and Gary Bailey received citations from the Oklahoma City Fire Department Monday for their daring rescue of Mark Whitaker from his burning...
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Local income taxes proposed to support OKC schools

Oklahoma City residents will pay a ¼ of 1 percent extra income tax to support local schools if voters approve a plan by one...
Rev. Lori Walke

Is Chamber of Commerce out of step with public on next MAPS tax?

Big differences on how to use a portion of a proposed new MAPS-type penny sales tax were exposed in a public hearing Tuesday at...
Burnt-out nuisance property

“Devil’s Den” public nuisance and Holy Angels Church in same block

It’s called “the devil’s den” by some who live on the street. They say they fear it and for good reason. The abandoned metal two-story...
Balderrama gets Major's insignia from Chief Citty

Paco Balderrama first Hispanic major in OKC PD history

Paco Balderrama was promoted to the rank of major in the Oklahoma City Police Department Tuesday. He is the first officer from Hispanic culture to...
Kelsey Pierce's bicycle

Bike ride turns to fearful encounter with police

Fear led to more fear Thursday morning as Kelsey Pierce was riding her bike to work at the Tower Theater on NW 23rd Street. A...
Councilman John Pettis

Councilman reverses course on Lost Lakes proposal – UPDATED

*See the update at the end of this article. With the threat of a lawsuit against the city looming, Oklahoma City Ward 7 Councilman John...
bennett event center

Event center completed within budget, but 11 months late

For two years visitors to the Oklahoma State Fair have walked out around construction of a large building about one block long. It took...

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