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They’re moving! Not.


CFN

Gazette staff
Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks are moving to Nashville except they’re really not, but kind of.
 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Aubrey’s angels


CFN

Gazette staff
Anyone who feared Oklahoma City native Aubrey McClendon might end up on public relief or in a bread line after being pushed out as CEO of Chesapeake Energy Corp. can rest easy.
 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

They’re taking a trip — to jail


CFN

Gazette staff
What’s that? Dancing elephants? Tracers?
 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

All in to win

Serious push by Cornett led to a higher voter turnout and a wider margin of victory.


News

Ben Felder
High voter turnout was the goal for Mayor Mick Cornett’s reelection team.
 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

For the record

A city archivist charts a new future for OKC’s past.


News

Ben Felder

It’s not uncommon for Jennifer Day to get lost in her work.

An interesting photo, document or book waits in every vault, drawer or box she uncovers at City Hall in Oklahoma City.

 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

METRO BRIEFS

 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Retirement quandary

Proposed legislation to change state employee pensions is hotly contested.


News

Angela Chambers
Oklahoma’s Senate is considering a defined-contribution pension for future state employees after the proposal passed in the House of Representatives last month.
 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Council offers tax incentives for two facilities


News

Ben Felder
Oklahoma City is continuing the practice of offering tax incentives to large companies willing to expand operations in the city.
 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Court gives mixed ruling in storm shelter fight


News

Ben Felder
Advocates for a plan to construct storm shelters in schools called Tuesday’s Oklahoma Supreme Court ruling a “mixed bag.”
 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Teacher rally at state capitol draws 25,000


News

Ben Felder
As the Aretha Franklin classic song “Respect” belted out from the speakers near the south steps of the Oklahoma Statehouse, tens of thousands of teachers chanted the lyrics back in unison.
 
Monday, March 31, 2014

Crowd of 20,000 hits Open Streets OKC


News

Ben Felder
For a few hours on Sunday afternoon, a portion of 23rd St. west of Interstate 235 was closed to automobile traffic while tens of thousands of people reclaimed the asphalt for cycling, walking and having a good time.
 
Monday, March 31, 2014

Oklahoma civil rights leader's recordings now available


News

Jennifer Chancellor
The Oklahoma Historical Society last week released audio files from the Clara Luper Collection, now available on the Oklahoma Historical Society Oral History YouTube Channel.
 
Monday, March 31, 2014

Women in Oklahoma lawsuit to allow gay marriage will be in OKC on Saturday


News

Jennifer Chancellor
The four women at the center of Oklahoma’s marriage equality lawsuit will be in Oklahoma City for a meet-and-greet, 5-7 p.m. Saturday at Chi Gallery, 2300 NW 17th St.
 
Friday, March 28, 2014

Flip's Wine Bar & Trattoria faces uncertain future


News

Gazette staff
Flip's Wine Bar & Trattoria's owners were informed March 24 that their lease would not be renewed, according to documents obtained by Oklahoma Gazette.
 
Friday, March 28, 2014

Dorman says he’s an underdog who’s gaining ground


News

Ben Felder
The March Madness college basketball tournament brings out America’s love for an underdog, and Joe Dorman, D-Rush Springs, Democratic candidate for Oklahoma governor, hopes that spirit carries over to his campaign to unseat Gov. Mary Fallin.
 
Friday, March 28, 2014
 
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