• Oklahoma State University homecoming preparations come to a finish

    By Kyle Hinchey, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    Chris Batchelder, who was appointed as president of the Oklahoma State University Alumni Association in November, has worked along with the rest of the university all year to ensure homecoming is up to the required standard.

  • Relative energy costs trend downward

    By Adam Wilmoth, Energy Editor | Published: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    Energy costs as a share of consumer spending are up over the past decade, but are still lower than before 1990.

  • Central Oklahoma Humane Society celebrates facility renovation

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    The Central Oklahoma Humane Society is celebrating the renovation and reopening of their adoption center in Oklahoma City with a monthlong adoption event, “Woofness: A Tail of New Beginnings.”

  • Heart disease isn't decreasing as quickly in Oklahoma, compared to rest of nation

    By Jaclyn Cosgrove, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    In the United States, heart disease mortality has decreased since the 1950s. However, these declines are not being seen in some Oklahoma counties.

  • Historic Oklahoma City television tower is coming down

    By Graham Lee Brewer, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    KWTV-9 began dismantling the station’s first television tower. The tower was the tallest man-made structure in the world when it was built in 1954.

  • Oklahoma Corrections Department asks for $84 million in additional funds

    By Graham Lee Brewer, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    The Oklahoma Board of Corrections approved a budget request that will ask the Legislature for more than $555 million for the upcoming fiscal year.

  • Federal judge seals documents in controversial Oklahoma execution lawsuit

    By Graham Lee Brewer, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    A federal judge sealed court filings that featured the name of a physician said to be the doctor who attended to Clayton Lockett during his April execution. The procedure went awry and garnered international attention. The identities of those involved in executions are protected by Oklahoma law.

  • Oklahoma City officials review guidelines for future growth

    BY WILLIAM CRUM, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    New development principles are intended to guide Oklahoma City’s growth over the next several decades. Planning commission members and the city council met Tuesday for a briefing on the guidelines, known as “planOKC,” led by Planning Director Aubrey Hammontree.

  • Lawton police shooting justified; man answered door with a gun

    By Jennifer Palmer, Staff Writer | Updated: Mon, Sep 15, 2014

    Daniel Martin Jr., a 47 year old decorated Army veteran, called police to report vandals outside his home, but officers shot him after arriving. The Comanche County district attorney says the shooting was justified.

  • The Homeless Front: A look at homeless veterans in Oklahoma City

    BY JULIANA KEEPING | Updated: Wed, Aug 20, 2014

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  • Salvation Army Chesapeake Energy Center of Hope time line

    Published: Mon, Jul 28, 2014

    Salvation Army Chesapeake Energy Center of Hope time line

  • Midtown Renaissance Group's redevelopment projects will restore Midtown's heartbeat

    By Steve Lackmeyer, Business Writer | Published: Mon, Jun 9, 2014

    Midtown Renaissance Group has redeveloped 30 properties in Midtown, including 11 projects renovated to historic preservation guidelines.

  • May 2013's deadly storms: 'It changes you'

    BY JULIANA KEEPING | Updated: Thu, May 15, 2014

    May 2013's deadly storms: Looking back one year later.

  • May 2013's deadly storms: Faces of the storm

    BY ADAM KEMP | Updated: Fri, May 16, 2014

    We take a look back at the stories of those affected by the May 2013 storms that devastated parts of Oklahoma.