Diana Baldwin
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.

Top Stories


  • News briefs about Edmond, Oklahoma

    BY DIANA BALDWIN, Staff Writer | Updated: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

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

  • Edmond mayor plans to run again for office

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Published: Tue, Apr 15, 2014

    Charles Lamb intends to run for mayor in 2015. Lamb wants to be mayor when the new $27.5 million public safety center complex is completed in the summer of 2015.

  • Edmond's Farmers Market now open

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Published: Mon, Apr 14, 2014

    Edmond’s Farmers Market in the downtown Festival Market Place opened Saturday. It will be open from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 25.

  • Edmond mayor to speak at chamber luncheon

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Tue, Apr 8, 2014

    Edmond Mayor Charles Lamb to talk about the city’s new strategic plan and the process of major projects at the Edmond Chamber of Commerce Membership Luncheon on Tuesday.

  • Arcadia Lake development moves forward

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Updated: Sat, Mar 29, 2014

    Edmond council members ask for a memorandum of understanding in an effort to move forward with future development at Arcadia Lake. The development would be include a marina at the lake.

  • Edmond looks at higher solid waste rate

    BY DIANA BALDWIN, Staff Writer | Updated: Wed, Mar 26, 2014

    Edmond City Council members presented solid waste analysis as they begin to study whether to raise solid wast rates. Staff wants residential base rate to increase by $1.

  • Edmond Exchange

    By DIANA BALDWIN, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Mar 26, 2014

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

  • Oak Tree Country Club in Edmond begins remodel

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Updated: Mon, Mar 17, 2014

    Renovations to update Oak Tree Country Club in northwest Edmond are underway. The multimillion dollar project is to be completed in late spring.

  • Edmond's former human resources director pleads guilty

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Mar 13, 2014

    Anita Breen, Edmond’s former human resource director, was given a three-year deferred sentence after pleading guilty to a two-count felony accusing her of having possession of two stolen debit cards. She must 40 hours of community service.

  • Edmond injured veteran to get new house

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Published: Mon, Mar 10, 2014

    Rusty Dunagan, an injured veteran from Edmond, and his family are getting a new custom home thanks to Gary Sinise Foundation. Gary Sinise will be in Oklahoma on Monday and Tuesday.

  • Former Edmond fire official loses employee termination case

    By Diana Baldwin, Staff Writer | Updated: Fri, Mar 7, 2014

    Former Assistant Fire Chief Tim Wheeler lost his arbitration hearing against the city of Edmond. Wheeler was suspended in October 2011.

  • Edmond Exchange for March 7

    Published: Fri, Mar 7, 2014

    Edmond Exchange is a weekly wrapup of what is going on in Edmond

  • City of Edmond gives Petra $120,000 incentive to add jobs

    Updated: Mon, Mar 3, 2014

    The city of Edmond and the Edmond Economic Development Authority adopted an incentive policy last January, and the first incentive to increase the size of Edmond businesses and add new jobs goes to Petra Industries.

  • Edmond Exchange

    | Published: Sat, Mar 1, 2014

    Edmond Exchange, a weekly wrapup of what is happening in Edmond.

  • Edmond boy needs liver transplant

    BY DIANA BALDWIN | Updated: Thu, Feb 27, 2014

    Jaxon Saenz, 4, needs a liver transplant. His parents are waiting for the call that could lead to the healing of their son.

  • Development of Arcadia Lake is discussed

    BY DIANA BALDWIN | Updated: Wed, Feb 26, 2014

    Edmond City Council members listened to plans to develop the shoreline around Arcadia Lake as part of a public-private partnership. Council members will vote March 24.

  • Oklahoma City area community news in brief

    Published: Wed, Feb 26, 2014

    Community Math, science academy is planned High school juniors and seniors are invited to apply for the summer science and mathematics academy coming June 15-27 at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford. The academy gives 25 students a two-week experience in science, mathematics and technology. To learn more, call (580) 774-3118 or email brian.campbell@swosu.edu. Musical gets Broadway treatment EDMOND — Edmond North High School drama students will perform “West Side Story” at 7 p.m. March 6-8 at the school, 215 W Danforth. Terry Lavell, a Broadway choreographer, held a workshop for the students and choreographed two numbers for the musical. He said he has been performing since