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Curses!


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Gazette staff
Dammit, Oklahoma City. Why is it that every time we teeter on the edge of Big League City status, something happens to nullify the progress we have made?
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Seeing double


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Gazette staff
You might not see eye to eye with Tim Murray, the Republican candidate for Oklahoma’s 3rd District, but you don’t have to worry about him owning or using a robot look-alike. According to a press release from Timothy Ray Murray, “Rep. Frank D. Lucas is no longer alive and has been displayed by a look alike.”
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

We’re No. 9


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Gazette staff
We’re miserable. C’mon. Admit it.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Oh, shoot


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Gazette staff
A cannon projectile fired at a fun show (Did we just say fun show? We meant gun show.) recently traveled almost two miles before blasting a 15-inch hold in a Wyandotte couple’s home.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Hobby Lobby’s deceptive practices


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Gazette staff
Hobby Lobby’s self-righteous stance on a host of issues ranging from healthcare to same-sex marriage makes it so much fun to highlight the deceptive practices of this Oklahoma City-based company.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

A tower in your honor


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Gazette staff
Millennials, you did it again. Not only are you still mooching off your parents and not voting because you’re too busy volunteering with nonprofits, but you’ve also gone and forever altered the OKC skyline.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

We’re all in


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Gazette staff
Those crimson-bleeding Sooner fans who love watching their team battle the Texas Longhorns have reason to rejoice. Oklahoma will compete against Texas at the Cotton Bowl until at least 2025.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Documented success

Education can help bridge the gap for students who lack citizenship documentation.


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Ben Felder
For undocumented teenagers, life after high school can sometimes appear bleak.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Primary school

There’s a lot to learn from last week’s primary races. Sophia and Dunnington advance to a runoff in the Democratic primary, educators rally around a new Republican candidate and minority candidates attempt to break new ground.


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Ben Felder
Jason Dunnington and Paula Sophia held watch parties at next-door establishments last week in the Plaza District, which was fitting — and convenient for reporters — as the two Democratic candidates would emerge from the House District 88 primary as the top vote-getters in a hotly contested race that will decide the next representative.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Final act

The polarizing piece of architecture and history known as Stage Center plays out its last act — demolition.


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Ben Felder
William Menking believes there is a lot to like in Oklahoma City. But the planned demolition of Stage Center has him questioning the city’s priorities.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

School board welcomes new superintendent


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Ben Felder
At 12:01 a.m. on July 1, Robert Neu, the city’s new superintendent, received a text message that initially left him a little confused.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Stage Center material to be donated to artists


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Ben Felder
Stage Center is coming down, most likely this month. But some of the material from the downtown theater will be donated to local artists.
 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

VIDEO + Council Report: Guyutes gets greenlight from council


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Ben Felder
An agenda item before the Oklahoma City council Tuesday titled “BS,” which Councilman Ed Shadid said was “appropriately labeled,” included a $3.5 million tax incentive package for the nationwide chain Cabela’s.
 
Tuesday, July 1, 2014

BREAKING: Four things to know about Supreme Court’s ruling on Hobby Lobby case


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Ben Felder
Oklahoma City-based Hobby Lobby was handed a victory today in its fight with President Barack Obama and his controversial health care law.
 
Monday, June 30, 2014

REACTION: Grassroot education groups flex muscle with Hofmeister win


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Ben Felder
The anonymous author of the popular education blog OK Education Truths has been openly opposed to State Superintendent Janet Barresi, and there was plenty to write about following Tuesday’s primary election.
 
Thursday, June 26, 2014
 
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