Oklahoma cities score poorly for LGBT equality in a new study, but Freedom Oklahoma believes gains, even small, are coming.
Sheriff candidate Ed Grimes was let go from his job at the Canadian County Sheriff’s Department for comments made on a personal call when the mic on his sheriff’s radio was left on.
Discussions on the county jail and criminal justice reform continue with the newly created Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Advisory Council.
The fight for permanent legal status will take Dreamers and their allies to Oklahoma’s Congressional delegation. Efforts are already underway.
Edmond launches a comprehensive plan rewrite to help city leaders manage how the city will grow in the next few decades.
Oklahoma’s STD rates are the highest in the country.
West Nile Virus has been detected in Oklahoma County, but the health department released some good tips for staying virus-free.
The health department and local officials and organizations help teens struggling with addiction through programs and prevention tactics.
“The inside is so colorful and bright, and that was the mission; we didn’t want a place where you walk in and it’s kind of sad and stark and cold-feeling,” she said.
“Unmet health needs like food insecurity, transportation issues and unstable housing can lead to developing risks for chronic diseases,” she said. “We want to combat individuals increasing their risks of developing chronic diseases through traditional health care with preventable care.”