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Bennie Edwards

Bennie Edwards shot in back by OKCPD officer says DA — charges filed

Bennie Edwards was shot in the back and killed by an Oklahoma City Police Sergeant December 11 according to DA David Prater.
Board of County Commissioners

Commissioners approve virtual meetings, Triple X Road work, respite care

Oklahoma County Commissioners met and approved virtual meetings, more work on the Triple X Road project and respite care.

Lawsuit filed to force City of OKC police body-worn cam footage release

Jess Eddy filed suit against the City of OKC asking the courts to force body-worn camera footage of recent police shootings released.
Oklahoma County Jail

Jail Trust ignores recent jail deaths — still at odds over public comment

Since the previous meeting of the Oklahoma County Jail Trust, there have been several Jail deaths but none were discussed Friday.
Willard Winter Shelter

Changes in available shelters, transportation in OKC start Friday, Feb 19

The number of options for people seeking day warming shelter and/or overnight shelter have changed as of the end of Friday, February 19.

Boil advisory issued for Oklahoma City Water as precaution

The City of OKC has issued a voluntary boil advisory to residents following a recommendation from the Oklahoma Dept of Environmental Quality.
Fire Hydrant

Low water pressure latest cold-weather threat for OKC, Tulsa

At the end of Tuesday both Oklahoma City and Tulsa city governments were issuing statements because of city-wide water pressure issues.
City Hall

City Council virtual meeting takes action on debris removal, economic dev

City Council for Oklahoma City held it's first virtual meeting since last year and took up economic development spending and debris removal.
transmission lines

Gas, electric utilities warn of outages as extreme cold continues

Both Oklahoma Natural Gas and OG&E are warning of possible shortages of supply as record-breaking extreme cold grips Oklahoma.

Draper water plant back online as system shows strain from extreme cold

City of Oklahoma City reported that their largest water treatment plant that had been down was brought back on line late Sunday.