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Raise in Oklahoma state trooper pay produces increase in recruiting

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The start of the 63rd patrol academy might be less than a week away, but the recruitment for class 64 already has begun and officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol say they already can see the rise in interest in part because of a pay raise that went into effect at the start of 2015.

Attorney general asks to stay all scheduled Oklahoma executions

News | Updated: 5 hr ago

In a Monday filing, the attorney general’s office asked for a stay of execution on all three of the state’s scheduled lethal injections. The stays were requested in order to await the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on the constitutionality of Oklahoma’s lethal cocktail.

Taking a shot: Oklahoma women are ahead of gun-buying trend

News | Published: Mon, Jan 26, 2015 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

The owner of Oklahoma City’s H&H Shooting Sports Complex says Oklahoma was ahead in the current nationwide trend of more women buying more guns, hunting and participating in the shooting sports.

Cremation garden in Oklahoma City uses new technology for expanded offerings

Business | Published: Mon, Jan 26, 2015 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Reflection Pointe Cremation Garden in Oklahoma City offers various options for a final resting place.


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Going home: Oklahoman writer tries to wind his way back home.

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This house on the hilltop can’t be the one I remember.

A closer look at some of the Sooners' final signing day targets

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Here’s a closer look at some of the top players OU coaches have targeted for their final push before signing day on Wednesday, Feb. 4.

Oklahoma County inmate's jail death case will go to trial

News | Yesterday

An Oklahoma County judge Friday ruled prosecutors have sufficient evidence for the case against a former Oklahoma County jail supervisor in the death of an inmate to proceed to trial.

OU student recognized for work in battle against human trafficking

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University of Oklahoma student Lucy Mahaffey recently was awarded the City of Norman’s annual Human Rights Award for her work in the battle against human trafficking.



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