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Youth climate rally

Youth Climate Rally in OKC part of global Youth Climate Strike

The Youth Climate Rally in OkC joined with the Youth Climate Strike nation-wide to bring attention to critical climate change and government policy.
Holt, wins race

Holt wins primary and race for Oklahoma City mayor

State Senator David Holt received the majority of votes in the Oklahoma City mayoral primary Tuesday which gave him the win without a runoff. At...
protest leaders

OKC protest leaders doubt Derek Chauvin verdict will improve relations

Four of OKC's most active, persistent racial justice protest leaders gathered in a shop on the east side for the Derek Chauvin verdict.

OK County Sheriff candidate Cubit says “crime does not exist in a vacuum”

Wayland Cubit (D) could be making history as either he or Tommie Johson (R) will become the first Black sheriff in Oklahoma County.
Oklahoma County Jail

Advocates, opponents weigh in on new OK County Jail before vote begins

Oklahoma County voters will have the final say on whether to approve a $260 million bond proposal to fund a new Oklahoma County Jail.

Rep Horn uses open house, town halls to reach out

In her first year of a two-year Congressional term, U.S. Rep. Kendra Horn is making a concerted effort to be available to common constituents...
Jake Merrick

Republican Jake Merrick wins special election for State Senate District 22

Republican Jake Merrick will fill the vacant District 22 State Senate seat after a landslide victory in Tuesday night’s special general election.

Rep Kendra Horn explores mental health solutions at southside town hall

Monday night Oklahoma 5th District Representative Kendra Horn held a town hall on mental health but ended up answering questions about impeachment.
Cap Hill Civ Grp and Rep Russell

Capitol Hill Civic group tours library construction with U.S. Rep Russell

The Capitol Hill Civic Group walked from Grill on the Hill Thursday morning to the new Capitol Hill Library branch under construction at SW...
Nina Turner speaks to Our Revolution Rally

System “absolutely rigged” says Our Revolution rally speaker

"You know what? The system is rigged. It is absolutely rigged. But we can unrig it if we are willing to do something." It was...