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OKG Newsletter


Topic: features

Oklahoma parks, museums offer respite from cold-weather blues


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Scott Cooper
For those who can't stand sitting in the house waiting for the winter months to go away, the Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department recommends state parks that feature cabins. "Whether they are s...
 
Thursday, January 25, 2007

Allergies don't disappear during winter, says OKC doctor


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Rod Lott
According to Dr. Warren V. Filley of the Oklahoma Allergy & Asthma Clinic, winter brings with it "a different set" of allergens.   And with approximately 20 percent of the population suffering fro...
 
Thursday, January 25, 2007

Vasectomy nothing to fear, says OKC doc


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Rod Lott
  According to Dr. William Miller, "everybody, practically" who consults with him prior to scheduling a vasectomy is nervous.   "It's almost universal," said Miller, who performs approximately 200 ...
 
Thursday, February 22, 2007

Oklahoma native premieres first film at Sundance


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Phil Bacharach
For Oklahoma filmmaker Sterlin Harjo, the 2007 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, was work. His feature-film debut, "Four Sheets to the Wind," was one of 16 in dramatic competition. "I'm doin...
 
Thursday, February 22, 2007

Oklahoma 24-Hour Video Race forces filmmaking on the fly


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Charles Martin
To make a five-minute film, 24 hours might sound like plenty of time. But anyone who's attempted it knows it's a challenge. The annual 24-Hour Video Race to do just that has served as a handy exc...
 
Thursday, March 8, 2007

Male breast cancer changes life of University of Oklahoma professor


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Krista Nightengale
An estimated 1,690 American men were diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005. University of Oklahoma journalism professor Jack Willis was one of them.   As faculty adviser for OU's campus newspaper, Will...
 
Thursday, March 8, 2007

Belly dancing offers health benefits, makes OKC comeback


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Krista Nightengale
Though in her 60s, Soraya al Musri of Aalim Dance Academy Inc. in Oklahoma City hasn't stopped belly dancing.   "As long as a woman has got the dedication or desire to do this and put her heart and so...
 
Thursday, March 8, 2007

Wes Craven most scared by real life


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Doug Bentin
Legendary horror director Wes Craven ("A Nightmare on Elm Street," "Scream") also produces, including the 2006 hit remake of his 1977 smash "The Hills Have Eyes," and now its sequel, "The Hills Have E...
 
Thursday, March 22, 2007

Edmond girl records her life for TLC reality show


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Krista Nightengale
  Eleven-year-old Ashley Mandanas loves to sing, but now she's getting nationwide exposure for not performing, having her life documented for a Learning Channel cable series titled "My Life as a Child...
 
Thursday, March 22, 2007

TurboTax taking bite out of tax prep business, but not Oklahoma CPAs


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Rod Lott
Commercials for TurboTax's do-it-yourself software suggest they're putting tax preparers out of business. How realistic are they? Tonya Miller, store manager of Liberty Tax Service at 5610 Northwest ...
 
Wednesday, April 4, 2007
 
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