Diana Baldwin
Local News Sr. Reporter

Diana Baldwin has been an Oklahoma journalist since 1976 and came to The Oklahoman in 1991. She covered the Oklahoma City bombing and covered the downfall of Oklahoma City police forensic chemist Joyce Gilchrist misidentifying evidence. She wrote the original stories about the wrongdoings at Feed the Children. She came to The Oklahoman as the features editor. She covered the courts and law enforcement most of her career. She is now assigned to cover all aspects of Edmond. Baldwin has won more than four dozens state, regional and national awards for her work. She is a founding member of FOI Oklahoma, the state's freedom of information organization. Before coming to The Oklahoman, Baldwin worked at Duncan and Ardmore newspapers. She is a University of Oklahoma graduate.

  • Edmond Exchange: 2015 calendars are ready

    BY DIANA BALDWIN | Updated: Sat, Dec 20, 2014

    Edmond Exchange is a weekly wrap-up of what is going on in Edmond by Staff Writer Diana Baldwin.

  • Chat recap: Edmond Public Safety Center should be finished by late summer in 2015

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Thu, Dec 18, 2014

    The Oklahoman's Diana Baldwin chatted with readers Thursday about downtown Edmond roads, restaurants and businesses. Join her chat every third Thursday of the month at 2 p.m. Below is an unedited transcript of the chat. NewsOK 1:26 p.m. Hey everyone. We'll get started with our chat at 2 p.m. Diana will be logging in then, but you can start submitting your questions now. Diana Baldwin 2:01 p.m. Welcome to Edmond Live Chat. Send your questions in and we will get started. Jack 2:01 p.m. Anything we can look forward to for the city in 2015? Diana Baldwin 2:03 p.m.

  • Edmond neighbors speak up against 366 new homes

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Dec 18, 2014

    A proposed development with houses costing $300,000 to $350,000 on small lots didn’t get an approval recommendation from the Edmond Planning Commission this week. Neighbors opposed the new development.

  • Edmond Exchange for Dec. 13, 2014

    Published: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    Edmond Exchange, a weekly wrap-up of what is going on in Edmond.

  • Edmond extends bus contract for U.S. Social Security office in OKC

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Updated: Thu, Dec 11, 2014

    Edmond extends contract to provide public transportation services to the new U.S. Social Security Administration office in Oklahoma City. The contract is for six months while more information is gathered.

  • Groundbreaking set for January in Edmond's new hotel and conference center

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Updated: Wed, Dec 10, 2014

    Groundbreaking for Edmond’s new hotel and conference center is scheduled for Jan. 12. A building permit is close to being issued for the complex on the northwest corner of Interstate 35 and Covell Road.

  • Edmond pharmacy pays $43,000 to settle federal claims

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Updated: Sat, Dec 6, 2014

    Sherry’s Drug, a longtime Edmond pharmacy, paid $43,000 to settle claims involving violations of the controlled substances act. Sherry Ross, the owner, said she did not admit liability in the settlement.

  • Christmas is coming to Edmond with tree lighting, parade, ice skating, Santa and more

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Dec 4, 2014

    Edmond kicks off a month of Christmas-themed activities on Saturday with the annual Mayor’s Tree Lighting and a parade.