Monthly Archives: March 2014

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Fire crews battling large grass fire in Oklahoma County
Oklahoma City, Choctaw, Harrah, Newalla, Nicoma Park, Jones and Midwest City fire departments are all on scene working to contain this fire. Crews have been on scene fighting this blaze since 1:25 p.m. Sunday afternoon. Authorities have blocked off S.E …
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Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame announces new class of inductees
Fry is a third-generation Oklahoma journalist who joined OPUBCO in 1994 as features editor of The Oklahoman before joining its digital operation in 1996. She served as director of multimedia and led the team that launched NewsOK in 2001. She began her …
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Measuring the economic impact of oil and gas in Oklahoma County

Measuring the economic impact of oil and gas in Oklahoma County
The state's leading business organization has compiled statistics on the economic impact of the oil and gas industry on the 77 Oklahoma counties. The State Chamber says the report is being distributed to legislators, noting Oklahoma's gross production …
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Friday quakes reported in Oklahoma, Kansas
The U.S. Geological Survey reported an earthquake in Oklahoma and another in Kansas on March 28, 2014. Courtesy. Posted: Friday, March 28, 2014 9:58 am. Friday quakes reported in Oklahoma, Kansas From Staff Reports TulsaWorld.com | 0 comments.
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Oklahoma Senate OKs extending film rebate program

Oklahoma Senate OKs extending film rebate program
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – A $ 5 million annual film rebate program that was used to help lure the production of last year's “August: Osage County” to Oklahoma will continue for 10 more years under a bill that passed the Senate on Thursday and is heading to …
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Oklahoma scene: Oklahoma State's John Smith named Big 12 wrestling coach of
photo – Oklahoma State coach John Smith goes between matches during the 2014 NCAA Div. Oklahoma State coach John Smith goes between matches during the 2014 NCAA Div. 1 Wrestling Championships at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, …
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Oklahoma Indian gaming revenues continue to thrive, report shows

Oklahoma Indian gaming revenues continue to thrive, report shows
Oklahoma Indian gaming revenues are growing more than three times faster than national Indian gaming revenues, according to a report released Wednesday by a California economist. Photo – Wyandotte Nation Casino artist renderings. Photos provided by …
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Judge Finds Oklahoma Execution Law Unconstitutional
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma judge ruled the state's execution law unconstitutional Wednesday because its privacy provision is so strict that it that prevents inmates from finding out the source of drugs used in executions, even through the courts.
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Oklahoma football: Ranking the 10 best Sooners entering 2014
NORMAN — Oklahoma started practicing again Tuesday after taking last week off for spring break. The Sugar Bowl champion Sooners enter the 2014 with enormously high expectations and as the heavy favorites to win the Big 12 championship. Here's my …
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Lastest Oklahoma News

Oklahoma Judge Strikes Execution Law Over Privacy
An Oklahoma judge voided the state's execution law Wednesday, agreeing with inmates that a "veil of secrecy" preventing them from seeking information about the drugs used in lethal injections violated their rights under the state constitution. Oklahoma …
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Top-10 player spring update: Oklahoma
His tendency to play his best in OU's biggest games, particularly against Alabama, Oklahoma State and Notre Dame, is what makes him a special player. 5. Safety Quentin Hayes: He goes somewhat unnoticed, but Hayes' versatility is a critical piece in OU …
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Dirk Nowitzki scores 32 as Mavs beat Thunder in overtime
Nowitzki scored seven of his 32 points in overtime, leading the Mavericks to a 128-119 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night. Nowitzki also had 10 rebounds and six assists. In Dallas' loss to Brooklyn on Sunday, he was 2 for 12 from …
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