Monday, October 18, 2021
Wyjuana Montgomery

‘Mindset for greatness’: Wyjuana Montgomery works to empower teen girls

Wyjuana Montgomery is the founder of N.O. F.E.A.R., an Oklahoma City-based organization focused on empowering teen girls around the world by helping them develop...
Edmond voters

Edmond voters say: Not in the backyard of my park

Although I'm watching from afar (Oklahoma City), I can't help but be a bit fascinated by the sales tax vote in Edmond this past...

CIVICS

Sovereignty Symposium

Sovereignty Symposium examines ‘our ability to work together’

The feud between state and tribal officials over the 2020 landmark Supreme Court ruling in McGirt v Oklahoma continued throughout this week's 2021 Sovereignty...
Edmond voters, Hafer Park

Park it: Edmond voters approve sales tax, land purchase

Buy a $4 cheeseburger in Edmond in 2022 and it will cost you $0.01 more. Why? Tonight, Edmond voters approved a 12-month 0.25-cent sales...
Western Heights teachers union

Board strikes deal with Western Heights teachers union

The Western Heights Board of Education ratified agreements this evening with the Western Heights Education Association that had been at an impasse for two...
Hafer Park

Oklahoma elections: Edmond voters deciding whether to buy land adjacent Hafer Park

Voters in 25 counties around Oklahoma will head to the polls Tuesday, Oct. 12, to consider a slate of issues (links below). In Edmond,...
Quapaw Tribe

Quapaw Tribe awaits action on bill to settle environmental damages

WASHINGTON — Members of the Quapaw Tribe of Oklahoma are awaiting action on legislation that would authorize $137.5 million in payments to conclude a...
Joy Hofmeister running for governor

Challenging Stitt, Joy Hofmeister running for governor as a Democrat

Oklahoma Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister is switching her party affiliation to Democrat as part of a 2022 gubernatorial campaign to challenge incumbent...

CULTURE

same-sex marriage in Oklahoma

‘We will be recognized’: Couple recalls fight for same-sex marriage in Oklahoma

TULSA — Nearly 30 years before the U.S. Supreme Court legally recognized same-sex marriage, Sue Barton and Gay Phillips were joined in a “holy...
QuikTrip

Quik Trip in OKC means delicious competition

Why does Tulsa have two Whole Foods stores anyway, while Oklahoma City only has one? Perhaps the answer lies in the aisles of a...
Joy Harjo

Joy Harjo rings in third term as U.S. poet laureate

Tulsa native and Muscogee Nation citizen Joy Harjo, the first Native American woman to serve as the nation’s poet laureate, began her third term...

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