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Information to prepare for severe weather season in OKC

The City of Oklahoma City issued an advisory with links to information the city is providing to help citizens prepare for and respond to...
Convention Ctr architects view bid

New convention center bid comes in $20 million below budget

Three bids on the new Oklahoma City convention center project were opened Wednesday and the low bid was well below the budget of $194...
OKC Council 2018-4-24 David Glover

Okla City Council would increase from eight to 12 in proposed plan

A citizen group pushing for 12 Oklahoma City council members representing 12 smaller wards pitched their plan to the council Tuesday. At present, eight council...
Bombing memorial 2018 salute

April 19 — bombing victims, lessons learned remembered with purpose

Thursday marked the 23rd memorial service for the 168 killed in the 1995 Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building bombing in Oklahoma City. Of those,...
Tulsa Walkers first day in city Kelly Ave

Tulsa education marchers arrive at Capitol, but to what?

Student Gabrielle Salamon was limping from a bad blister but still smiling as education supporters pressed on in Oklahoma City Tuesday afternoon to complete...
David Holt first day OKC Council as mayor

Holt sworn in as 36th mayor of Oklahoma City, sets new agenda

In the course of less than ten hours David Holt changed status from Senator in the Oklahoma Legislature to Mayor of Oklahoma City. He resigned...
David Holt last day at Capitol Senate

Holt looks forward to OKC mayor role on last day in Okla Senate

It wasn’t a quiet, long glide path for David Holt as he prepared to exit the Oklahoma Senate and take his seat as Oklahoma...

Streetcar open house draws crowd on nice day – Gallery

The only thing that went wrong for EMBARK staff at the streetcar open house Friday downtown was that they brought only 300 t-shirts when...
Mayor Cornett presides over his last council meeting

Cornett closes out 14-year run as Okla City mayor with week of “lasts”

Normally unflappable, Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett had to stop and regain his composure Wednesday as he concluded the Mayor’s Development Roundtable, one in...
OKC Fire Dept Recruit Grad 2018 recruits from back stage

Okla City Fire Department graduates 54 recruits, assigns them to stations

Friday was graduation day for the 54 recruits of Oklahoma City Fire Department's Class 2017-3. But it didn’t mean the hard demands were over. “Every...

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