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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Health

A rhetorical analysis for ending violence

Letters to the Editor

Nathaniel Batchelder
Some argue that Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was shot by a deranged individual and that violent political speech had nothing to do with the murders. Perhaps, but shortly after the health care reform vote, which she supported, somebody jumped a gate and smashed the front door of her office.
Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Wait for it ...

...and that was disappointing.


Gazette staff
Less than a year after St. Anthony’s mysterious “the wait is over” campaign, “5320” appeared in a bold, futuristic-style typeface on black billboards around the state.
Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Counterpoint: ‘Fear stifles innovation’

Oklahoma needs a fair and quick legal system


Fred Morgan
“We need lawsuit reform now!” I am confident that is a statement you have heard for years, from doctors, politicians and the business community. But what is often left unsaid is how lawsuit reform (or the lack thereof) would impact each and every Oklahoman.
Wednesday, March 16, 2011

‘No pain, no gain’

Letters to the Editor

D.W. Tiffee
I see that U.S. Rep. Tom Cole continues to praise the deranged Ryan Medicare scam as “thoughtful.”
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

NE OKC gaining wellness center

Location in area hit hard by heart disease


Alex Ewald
Partnership efforts are under way for a 54-acre wellness center in northeast Oklahoma City, as part of a new healthy lifestyle initiative sponsored by the Oklahoma City-County Health Department Board of Health.
Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Fit this

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Hey, how’s your health? Find out at the fifth annual Strong & Healthy Oklahoma Health Fair, running from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at New Hope United Methodist Church, 11600 N. Council.
Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Midtown mayhem

Inspectors shuttered a new night food market just as it started. Witnesses say there were mistakes on both sides.


Clifton Adcock
Several government agencies and vendors are grilling each other over the closure of some mobile food vendors at an outdoor event in Midtown on Aug. 26.
Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Fun with numbers!

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Hey, boys and girls! Who has some of the worst health stats and almost a quarter of uninsured drivers? We do! Good job, team!
Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Pedal power

The inaugural Oklahoma Bike Summit is slated for Nov. 4-5.


Carmen Forman
A group of Oklahomans is holding the state’s first-ever bike summit in the hopes of making Oklahoma more bike-friendly.
Wednesday, October 19, 2011

A healthy start

Health care subject of Thursday’s fair and town hall meeting.


Gazette staff
Oklahoma City Ward 2 Councilman Ed Shadid (pictured) will host a free health fair and town hall meeting on health care on Thursday at the OKC Marriott, 3233 Northwest Expressway.
Friday, February 10, 2012