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OKG Newsletter


Topic: News

Some 100 Ideas funders also Cargill contributors


News

Ben Fenwick
The three largest contributors to House Speaker Lance Cargill's 100 Ideas campaign are all maximum contributors to his 2006 House race, records show. According to records recently rel...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

Ska-inspired Rx Bandits schedule OKC checkup


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Joe Wertz
If you need a prescription for layered melodies, frenetic drums and a bouncing horn section, Southern California's Rx Bandits are an easy pill to swallow. Born from the late-Nineties...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

Rocketplane beat to rocket-launch punch by Texas company


News

Scott Cooper and Ben Fenwick
A rocket-powered vehicle launched from the Oklahoma Spaceport in Burns Flat on June 2. But this was not the rocket from Rocketplane Inc., into which the state of Oklahoma poured $18 mill...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

Rein in the rainy day fund


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Keith Hazelton
Oklahoma 's economy is bright and sunny, but taxpayers should note the balance of the interest-free loan we have made to the state in the form of our rainy day fund. ...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

OU hosts prestigious clarinet symposium


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C.J. Macklin
Coordinated by David Etheridge, clarinet professor at the OU School of Music, the annual University of Oklahoma Clarinet Symposium celebrates its 32nd anniversary this year. "It's the...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

Need for elderly day care services on rise


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Lauren Hopkins
More middle-aged children now find themselves the guardians of those who raised them, turning their parents over to trained caregivers at "adult day care" centers. Day services provid...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

Local Juneteenth celebration planned


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Greg Horton
The Eastside Capitol Gateway Main Street Association will host the seventh annual Juneteenth celebration Friday and Saturday at the south end of the state Capitol complex. The event will...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

Local folkie Ali Harter debuts new disc


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Joe Wertz
Oklahoma City folk siren Ali Harter has assembled a new record, and with the help of a few local musicians, it sounds like her country-inspired Americana cuts even deeper than her previous relea...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

Blue Bell rolling into town with free ice cream party


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Lauren Hopkins
Oklahoma and Blue Bell Creameries both turn 100 this year, and the ice cream manufacturer is rolling into town to celebrate. The free exhibit is from noon to 4 p.m. Friday, and 1-5 p...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

Federal judge: Cherokee can vote


News

Ben Fenwick
A federal court ruled Wednesday that the Cherokee tribe could move forward with an election, despite the protests of the tribe's Freedmen members, court records show.   ...
 
Friday, June 15, 2007
 
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