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  • Yukon student's video focuses on women's issues

    BY CARLA HINTON chinton@opubco.com | Published: Sat, Jan 25, 2014

    Yukon High School senior Jasmine Abraham and her friends are raising public awareness about the challenges facing women across the globe through their video entry in the Girls Impact the World Film Festival.

  • Yukon police identify officer, man involved in fatal auto-pedestrian accident

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Mon, Jan 13, 2014

    Adam Christopher Johnson, 33, of Yukon, was hit about 4:50 a.m. Saturday in the 400 block of S Ranchwood Boulevard by a Yukon police car driven by Cpl. Mike Stilley, Yukon Police Chief John Corn said.

  • Got questions Edmond?

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Sun, Jan 12, 2014

    The Oklahoman publishes a weekly column about what is going on in Edmond called Edmond Exchange.

  • Better cell service in Edmond to get better

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Sun, Jan 12, 2014

    Edmond planning commissioners recommended approval of a specific use permit for a cellphone tower on land north of Coffee Creek Road and east of Midwest Boulevard.

  • Yukon police car strikes, kills pedestrian early Saturday morning

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Sat, Jan 11, 2014

    A man was walking about 4:50 a.m. Saturday in the 400 block of S Ranchwood Blvd. when a Yukon police car struck him, said Yukon police Capt. Michael Merry.

  • Edmond academy offers look inside police

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Sat, Jan 11, 2014

    Residents can get an inside look at the Edmond Police Department during a 13-week Citizens Police Academy that starts Feb.

  • Edmond Christmas tree deadline Friday

    Diana Baldwin | Published: Fri, Jan 10, 2014

    Interested in recycling this year’s Christmas tree?

  • Big-sized development starts in Edmond

    Diana Baldwin | Published: Fri, Jan 10, 2014

    Plans are underway for a new McDonald’s restaurant on the southwest corner of Covell Road and Interstate 35.

  • Oklahoma news briefs for Jan. 7

    Published: Tue, Jan 7, 2014

    Oklahoma news briefs for Jan. 7

  • 2013, Oklahoman stories in review

    Adam Kemp | Updated: Wed, Jan 1, 2014

    Happy New Year and congrats on another year down. When I started full-time at the Oklahoman in late December of 2012 on the breaking news desk, I was asked to cover everything from officer involved shootings to drunks searching the sewers for a new form of domineering insects to domestic assaults over a cat.

  • In Edmond: It's a fact

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Fri, Dec 27, 2013

    The city of Edmond’s internal mission is trustworthy service through continuous Improvement.

  • Edmond's Covell and I-35 coming alive

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Wed, Dec 25, 2013

    The final plat of Cross Timbers Park Southwest Phase I was approved by the city council.

  • Edmond Covell widening continues

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Mon, Dec 23, 2013

    Members of the Edmond engineering staff  held a plan review meeting with Oklahoma Department of Transportation officials to clarify a question about the lane widths for the Covell Road widening project from Fairfax Office Park to Interstate 35.

  • Oklahoma volunteer moved to action, caring, giving

    BY BRYAN PAINTER bpainter@opubco.com | Updated: Sun, Dec 22, 2013

    Volunteer at Sunset Therapeutic Riding Center in Yukon witnesses miracles every day she works with horses and children who have special needs.

  • Got questions in Edmond?

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Sun, Dec 22, 2013

    Check out Edmond Exchange, a column that runs in The Oklahoman and on NewsOK about what is happening in Edmond.

  • Yukon FFA investigation could lead to more arrests, prosecutor says

    BY ANDREW KNITTLE aknittle@opubco.com | Updated: Sun, Dec 22, 2013

    A lengthy investigation into the Yukon FFA program could lead to more charges, a prosecutor told The Oklahoman.

  • Edmond city offices closed

    Diana Baldwin | Published: Fri, Dec 20, 2013

    City offices will be closed Tuesday for Christmas Eve and Wednesday for Christmas Day, and again on New Year’s Day.

  • Shopping in Edmond is for everyone

    Diana Baldwin | Published: Fri, Dec 20, 2013

    EDMOND — Been wanting to check out Edmond’s new Sam’s Club?

  • Lots of water needed in Edmond

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Fri, Dec 20, 2013

      A five-and-a-half-day project to put 815,349 gallons of water into Edmond’s new competitive swimming pool with a fire hose is underway this week.

  • Edmond voters get registered by Jan. 17

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Sun, Dec 15, 2013

    Jan. 17 is the last day to apply for voter registration to be eligible to vote in the Feb.