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  • Legislation targeting Okla. judiciary stirs debate

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma lawmakers are considering tinkering with the way state Supreme Court justices and appellate court judges are selected for the first time since a bribery scandal rocked the state’s highest court 50 years ago....

    April 14, 2014

  • Moore native announces House District 54 candidacy

    Moore native Adam Graham recently announced his candidacy for House District 54....

    April 14, 2014

  • Four Winds Hundreds celebrate Native American art

    Hundreds celebrated Native American arts and culture during the Festival of the Four Winds on Saturday at the Sam Noble Museum of Natural History....

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Okla. man’s focus on equality

    Troy Stevenson remembers the day when football players discovered him and his boyfriend holding hands behind an Edmond high school. After they had been chased off school property, Stevenson called to check on his boyfriend....

    April 13, 2014

  • Poultry workshop set

    Clucking, not barking, will become the new sound around Norman as some backyards are now home to a novel pet. While they may not play fetch, residents are learning that chickens not only provide healthy eggs and/or egg whites, depending ...

    April 13, 2014

  • Rotary announces Students of the Month

    Norman North senior Anna Lee Painter and Norman High senior Marita Ellis have been named April Students of the Month by the Norman Rotary Club. The two attend the club’s weekly luncheon meetings and are eligible for a year-end scholarship....

    April 13, 2014

  • Feds abruptly end roundup

    Federal land managers abruptly ended the roundup of cattle on public land in southern Nevada owned by a rancher who has refused to recognize their authority, citing a “serious concern” for the safety of employees and the public....

    April 13, 2014

  • Okla. goes nearly 250 days without tornado

    TULSA — Oklahoma hasn’t had a tornado or a tornado warning for more than eight months, though with bad storms expected in the state Sunday, it is doubtful Oklahoma will be able to match its longest streak ever without a twister....

    April 13, 2014

  • Food vendor agrees to pay Oklahoma for overcharges

    OKLAHOMA CITY — A Houston-based food distributor has agreed to pay the state of Oklahoma more than $36,000 after an investigation found the company overcharged state entities....

    April 13, 2014

  • Norman use tax takes a hit while Moore sales tax flounders

    Norman use tax took a hit this month while Moore’s sales tax floundered for the first time since sales picked up in the post-tornado recovery period. For the city of Norman, however, sales tax collections are a bright spot on the revenue ...

    April 13, 2014