• Dave Mirra, who broke barriers on a BMX bike, dies at 41

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    Dave Mirra did things few people could on a BMX bike, using a combination of natural ability, fearlessness and innovation to take the sport to places many never thought possible. He was a giant in the big-air world of action sports, becoming one of the most decorated athletes in X Games history...

  • Another 48 drilling rigs taken out of service in U.S. by low prices

    By Adam Wilmoth Energy Editor awilmoth@oklahoman.com | Published: Sat, Feb 6, 2016

    In Oklahoma, operators laid down eight drilling rigs, cutting the state count to 80, its lowest level since November 2009. The state level is down 63 percent from the recent high of 214 on Nov. 26, 2014.

  • 'Rundown' Nichols Hills homes draw readers' ire with 'ramshackle' tag

    By Richard Mize Real Estate Editor richardmize@oklahoman.com | Published: Sat, Feb 6, 2016

    NICHOLS HILLS — “The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter — 'tis the difference between the lightning-bug and the lightning,” Mark Twain wrote in 1890. ‘Tis the difference between “rundown” and “ramshackle,” as well, and I confess that I misused...

  • Urban Land Institute Oklahoma honors its founder, 'responsible' urban projects and fun

    BY STEVE LACKMEYER Business Writer slackmeyer@oklahoman.com | Published: Sat, Feb 6, 2016

    The Urban Land Institute Oklahoma's second annual awards ceremony highlighted projects and community events throughout the metro with winners including the Heard on Hurd festival in Edmond, Midtown's Marion Hotel and Fassler Hall, and the redevelopment of Century Center, home to The Oklahoman.

  • Edmond Exchange for Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

    By Diana Baldwin Staff Writer dbaldwin@oklahoman.com | Published: Sat, Feb 6, 2016

    Diana Baldwin: Edmond Exchange for Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016.

  • Graduation gives Oklahoma City Fire Department a full crew

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Feb 6, 2016

    With the addition of the 31 recruits in Class 15-2 who graduated Friday, the Oklahoma City Fire Department is fully staffed, District Chief Benny Fulkerson said.

  • Q&A with state Rep. Jason Dunnington

    Published: Sat, Feb 6, 2016

    Oklahoma state Rep. Jason Dunnington has co-authored equal pay legislation with state Rep. Emily Virgin, D-Norman, for the 2016 session.

  • Oklahoma County records for Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

    Published: Sat, Feb 6, 2016

    Oklahoma County marriage and divorces asked records for Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016.


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