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Emily Virgin and Kent Hunt face off for a chance to represent Norman in the state House


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LeighAnne Manwarren
University of Oklahoma law student Emily Virgin, a Democrat, and self-employed lawn care professional Kent Hunt, a Republican, are running for Oklahoma House District 44's seat.
 
Thursday, October 28, 2010

State Question 756 asks Oklahomans to opt out of the federal health care plan


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LeighAnne Manwarren
SQ 756 would add a new section of law to the state Constitution that would prohibit making an individual, employer or health care provider participate in a health care system.
 
Thursday, October 28, 2010

Democrat Dana Orwig will face incumbent Republican Jason Nelson for the metro's House District 87 seat


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LeighAnne Manwarren
District 87 encompasses part of the western quadrant of Oklahoma City, from east of May Avenue west to Meridian Avenue, and from N.W. 16th Street north to Northwest Expressway.
 
Thursday, September 30, 2010

Citizens descend on state Capitol for budget rally


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LeighAnne Manwarren
If the state legislators do not adjust revenue spending before next session, every state agency will have to trim up to 12 percent on top of the cuts already enacted this session, Oklahoma Policy Inst...
 
Friday, May 7, 2010

Two new abortion bills become law, but one is being challenged by a reproductive rights center


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LeighAnne Manwarren
Less than two weeks after enacting a bill requiring abortion patients to undergo an ultrasound, Oklahoma courts granted a pro-choice group's request to temporarily prevent the state from carrying out ...
 
Thursday, May 6, 2010

The Symphony Show House becomes cafe and boutique to benefit Oklahoma City Orchestra League


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LeighAnne Manwarren
37th annual Symphony Show House, hosted by The Oklahoma City Orchestra LeagueThe Mansion on Lake Overholser 2550 E. Overholser Drive 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; noon to 4 p.m....
 
Thursday, May 6, 2010

Artists, performers and even adult toy vendors will don togas with attendees at the Carnality Ball


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LeighAnne Manwarren
Carnality BallOklahoma City Farmers Public Market 311 S. Klein 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday $15 in advance, $20 at the door VIP tickets $45 in advance, $50 at the doorwww.carnalityball.com Attendees...
 
Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Oklahoma Orchid Society hosts national orchid show and sale


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LeighAnne Manwarren
Oklahoma Orchid Society 2010 AOS/SWROGA Spring Show and SaleClarion Meridian Hotel & Convention Center 737 S. Meridian10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. SundayFull registration, $1...
 
Thursday, April 29, 2010

Former President Clinton receives Reflections of Hope Award at Western Heritage Museum


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LeighAnne Manwarren
The way Oklahoma City handled adversity after April 19, 1995, was a ripple in an ocean of hope said former President Bill Clinton, Wednesday night at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum....
 
Friday, April 23, 2010

Volunteers to celebrate Earth Day by picking up at Lake Overholser and Stinchcomb Wildlife Refuge


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LeighAnne Manwarren
Cleanup event and Earth Day celebrationLake Overholser and Stinchcomb Wildlife Refuge N.W. 14th Street and E. Overholser8:30 a.m., Saturday702-8192, karen.miles@deq.ok.govFree, RSVP. Under 18, waiver ...
 
Thursday, April 22, 2010

Public and officials remember Murrah Building in ceremony on tragedy's 15th anniversary


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LeighAnne Manwarren
On a bright, sunny day, more than 1,000 people came together to remember those who were killed and those who survived 15 years after the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Building.The grounds of the Okl...
 
Tuesday, April 20, 2010

The Tornado Alley Rollergirls attract crowds, give back to community


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LeighAnne Manwarren
Tornado Alley Rollergirls vs. Central Arkansas Roller Derby Tailgate party, 5 p.m.;  bout, 7 p.m. Sunday Oklahoma City Farmers Public Market 311 S. Klein$10 in advance, $12 at the door, kids 12 ...
 
Thursday, April 15, 2010

The Oklahoma City National Memorial hosts a media symposium on covering terrorism


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LeighAnne Manwarren
Fifteen years after one of the most devastating acts of domestic terrorism is a time of remembrance. For two well-respected journalists, it is going back to a story that continually impacts their live...
 
Thursday, April 15, 2010

Kids to release ladybugs and learn ecology at Thursday\'s \"Bug Out\" event at Myriad Botanical Gardens


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LeighAnne Manwarren
Bug Out 9:30 a.m. Thursday Myriad Botanical Gardens and Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory301 W. Reno297-3995, www.myriadgardens.com adults $6, children ages 4 to 12 $3 Don't "bug out" when you s...
 
Wednesday, April 14, 2010

The Oklahoma Tax Commission's list of top 100 taxpayer delinquencies totals more than $206 million


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LeighAnne Manwarren
If you're having issues with income taxes this year, it could be worse. According to a list posted on the Oklahoma Tax Commission's Web site, more than $206 million in taxes have not been paid by indi...
 
Thursday, April 8, 2010
 
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