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Tornado duck to face winter alone
MOORE — Some residents are worried about a feathered tornado survivor who is struggling with the falling temperatures....
Mom: ‘Twister’ baby healthy, happy
MOORE — For most Oklahoma residents Nov. 20 marks the somber six-month anniversary of the EF-5 tornado that tore through Moore. But for one mother, the date symbolizes new life....
- Oklahoma Mission of Mercy in Enid needing volunteers
- Texas man dies during police pursuit
HEY HINK: Nuclear option stinks of political hypocrisy
On Feb. 12, 2003, Miguel Estrada became the first federal judicial nominee whose appointment was derailed by a filibuster in the Senate. His nomination was opposed by a group of Senate Democrats determined to obstruct as many of President Bush’s appointments as possible. This first defeat by filibuster was proof of the effectiveness of this Democratic campaign.
Statistics indicate during President Bush’s first term, 67 percent of his Court of Appeals nominees were confirmed where President Reagan’s success rate was 85 percent and President Clinton’s was 71 percent during their first terms.
VIDEO: Demolition makes way for downtown hotel
Demolition on the exterior of the Cherokee Strip Conference Center on Friday, Nov. 22.
EPD’s Citizens Police Academy graduates 5th class, takes applications for next 13-week course
The purpose of the academy is to give residents a behind-the-scenes look at the department and teach them about EPD’s structure and activities.
Social Security field offices closed to public Nov. 28 and 29
On Nov. 28-29 all Social Security field offices, including all offices in Oklahoma and Northern Texas, will be closed to the public. Employees who work the day after Thanksgiving will focus on backlog reduction.
OWRB rejects request to change order on caps
The Oklahoma Water Resources Board is sticking with its order setting new limits on the amount of water that can be taken out of the Arbuckle-Simpson Aquifer.
Dogs attack group of children near All Saints Catholic School
Two dogs attacked a group of schoolchildren walking near All Saints Catholic School Wednesday morning leaving at least three with bites, others scratched and one with a concussion, officials said.
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