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OKG Newsletter


Topic: news

Drag boat races zooming into downtown


News

Lisa Spinelli
On July 13-16, start your engines or pick a good spot on the banks of the Oklahoma River because one of the largest drag boat races in the United States is headed here for the third year in a ro...
 
Thursday, May 24, 2007

Chuck wagon feast rolling onto cowboy museum grounds


News

C.J. Macklin
The 17th annual Chuck Wagon Gathering and Children's Cowboy Festival will be rolling into town Saturday and Sunday at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. The event will featur...
 
Thursday, May 24, 2007

Cargill's 100 Ideas to disclose donor list


News

Ben Fenwick
A privately funded organization to be used to lobby for new laws will disclose its list of donors early in June, its executive director said last week. Former Republican state Rep. Thad Balkm...
 
Thursday, May 24, 2007

OKC school system earns another clean audit


News

Emily Jerman
The Oklahoma City Public Schools district garnered a clean audit for the fourth year in a row, district officials announced Tuesday. The report refers to the 2005-2006 school year. ...
 
Wednesday, May 30, 2007

Nursing license revoked in injured baby case


News

Ben Fenwick
The Oklahoma Board of Nursing Wednesday revoked for 20 years the license of a former OU Children's Hospital nurse who admitted to police she may have injured an ill baby in her care. ...
 
Thursday, May 31, 2007

No Hornets, but still plenty of sports in city


News

Jay C. Upchurch
The local sports scene is offering plenty of alternatives to all of the folks going through recent NBA withdrawals. There's probably nothing on the slate fully capable of replacing t...
 
Thursday, May 31, 2007

Hispanic population revitalizing Capitol Hill area


News

Greg Horton
Twenty years ago, Capitol Hill appeared to be in the final stage of urban decay, suffering a series of setbacks brought on by:" city planning, " business relocations, " unemployment and " low pr...
 
Thursday, May 31, 2007

Black war veterans in Tulsa race riot got no respect


News

Ben Fenwick
The May 31, 1921, Tulsa race riot pit a white mob of 2,000 against some 75 black men who had fought in World War I. Tulsa race riot historian Scott Ellsworth, author of "Death in a Promised L...
 
Thursday, May 31, 2007

ATV racing competition pulls into Stillwater


News

C.J. Macklin
The PowerSports ATV Tour hits Stillwater's Cooperland Raceway, Friday through Sunday. "The PowerSports ATV Tour is a nationally touring, televised ATV racing series," said Justin Anderson, di...
 
Thursday, May 31, 2007

American Indian symposium held at Skirvin


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C.J. Macklin
The 20th Sovereignty Symposium is being held Thursday at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel, 1 Park. The theme this year is entitled "Making Medicine," and keynote speakers include ethnobotanist Mark Plot...
 
Thursday, May 31, 2007
 
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