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  • Yukon woman who cares for mother with Alzheimer's takes life day by day

    BY NASREEN IQBAL Niqbal@opubco.com | Published: Sun, Dec 15, 2013

    Stephanie Steele, a mother of five and former schoolteacher, was outgoing, funny, proactive and full of life. With no family history of Alzheimer's disease and at the comparatively young age of 55, the disease hit her.

  • Edmond sales tax money good

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Sat, Dec 14, 2013

    Edmond sales tax collections for the first six months of the fiscal year are 18.9 percent above the same period two years ago.

  • Authorities arrest Yukon man who robbed a bank dressed as a nun

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Fri, Dec 13, 2013

    Oklahoma City police and FBI agents arrested a man Friday they say robbed a bank while dressed as a nun. Kyle Robert Richard, 27, of Yukon, was arrested at 10 a.m. Friday in Mustang. Richard faces federal bank robbery charges.

  • Change is coming in Edmond

    Diana Baldwin | Published: Fri, Dec 13, 2013

      Council members are expected Jan. 13 to consider a request for $20,630 to pay for additional architect services for the public safety center under construction on the southeast corner of First Street and Littler Avenue.

  • It's all about Christmas in Edmond

    Diana Baldwin | Published: Fri, Dec 13, 2013

    EDMOND — Christmas will be in evidence all over Edmond on Saturday.

  • Former Yukon FFA instructor charged with embezzlement

    BY ANDREW KNITTLE aknittle@opubco.com | Updated: Fri, Dec 13, 2013

    A former Yukon FFA instructor accused of “skimming” more than $4,000 from a local couple on a single livestock purchase has been charged with two counts of embezzlement.

  • Yukon school bus crash injures several children

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Thu, Dec 12, 2013

    A Yukon school bus crashed Thursday morning in northwest Oklahoma City. The accident was near Morgan and Hefner roads.

  • Yukon, OK, police officer breaks leg in fall on ice

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Tue, Dec 10, 2013

    A Yukon police officer slipped on ice and fell Tuesday, breaking his leg. He was investigating possible suspicious activity at Yukon High School and was patrolling the grounds. No suspicious activity was found.

  • Police search for suspect in Yukon bank robbery

    BY JONATHAN SUTTON jsutton@opubco.com | Updated: Tue, Dec 10, 2013

    Man in a nun mask robbed Yukon National Bank on Tuesday morning.

  • 20-40-60 etiquette: Are jeans too casual for a party?

    BY CALLIE GORDON, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE | Updated: Mon, Dec 9, 2013

    Has the suggestion for wearing “casual dress” to a party come to mean jeans? 20-40-60 etiquette answers, with Linda Miller as guest.

  • Got questions about Edmond?

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Mon, Dec 9, 2013

    Edmond Exchange is a weekly column about what has been going on in Edmond.

  • Edmond: It's a fact.

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Sat, Dec 7, 2013

    Edmond’s water resources department monitors 56 water wells and operates the Coffee Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant, over 400 miles of lines and nine lift stations.

  • Cantata performances set this month in Yukon, Edmond and Oklahoma City

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Dec 7, 2013

    “Glory to the Newborn King” will be presented at three locations in the metro.

  • Weather stops live Edmond pageant

    Diana Baldwin | Published: Fri, Dec 6, 2013

    EDMOND — Boys Ranch Town’s Drive-Thru Christmas Pageant scheduled for three days this weekend has been canceled because of the weather.

  • No trash pickup or bus service in Edmond

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Fri, Dec 6, 2013

    EDMOND – Trash and recycle pickup has been canceled today because of  the weather.

  • Snow stops UCO's WinterGlow in Edmond

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Fri, Dec 6, 2013

    Some reports of up to five inches of snow in Edmond. Be careful out there.

  • Flights delayed, cancelled at Will Rogers World Airport in Oklahoma City

    Adam Wilmoth | Published: Thu, Dec 5, 2013

    As winter weather moves into the metro area, flight delays and cancellations are beginning at Will Rogers World Airport.

  • Daisy Exchange is coming to Edmond

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: Thu, Dec 5, 2013

    Daisy Exchange, a store where trendy clothing is exchanged at a thrifty price, has plans to come to Edmond.

  • Oklahoma Senate Republican from Yukon won't run again

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Published: Thu, Dec 5, 2013

    A Republican state senator from Yukon says he won't seek re-election to his Senate seat in 2014.

  • No parade for Edmond this year

    Diana Baldwin | Published: Thu, Dec 5, 2013

    The Mayor’s Tree Lighting and Edmond Electric Parade of Lights have been canceled for this year because of predicted bad weather on Saturday The Mayor’s Essay Contest winners will be announced at 1:30 p.m.