• Oklahoma's Latino community prepares for the next tornado

    Published: Tue, May 20, 2014

    A devastating EF-5 tornado ripped through Moore, Okla., a year ago last May 20, says NPR. Just 11 days later, another twister ravaged the Oklahoma City metro area. Nine of the 23 people who died as a result of the second storm were members of the local Latino community. Their deaths have sparked...

  • Louis Uccellini, National Weather Service director, visits Oklahoma

    BY BRYAN PAINTER bpainter@opubco.com | Published: Sun, Nov 10, 2013

    In Q&A during a visit to Oklahoma, Louis Uccellini talked with The Oklahoman about what he takes from his tour of the areas affected by the May 20 tornado and about decisions regarding the change in the Enhanced Fujita rating of the May 31 El-Reno-area tornado.

  • HUD announces $37 million in disaster aid in Oklahoma

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Updated: Fri, Aug 30, 2013

    MOORE — The city of Moore and state of Oklahoma will receive nearly $37 million in federal aid to help recover from the May and June tornadoes and storms that killed dozens of people and caused damage estimated at more than $1 billion.