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OKG Newsletter


Topic: help

Counterpoint: ‘Fear stifles innovation’

Oklahoma needs a fair and quick legal system


Commentary

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

Killer distractions

Distracted driving played a part in 5,500 vehicle-related deaths last year


Features

Gazette staff
To help make our nation’s roads safer, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has turned its focus on combating distracted driving.
 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Hear it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Help the Wormy Dog Saloon celebrate its 20th anniversary with a three-day party of the best boot-kickin’ music for which the Bricktown bar at 311 E. Sheridan is known. From Thursday to Saturday, acts include Jason Boland, Cody Canada, Charlie Robison, The Damn Quails and pictured Kyle Park. Tickets are $30-$35 per day, or $70 for all. Call 601-6276 or visit wormydog.com.

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Wednesday, August 1, 2012

American DREAM

A group of young people in the state’s Hispanic community is working to help Oklahoma’s undocumented residents benefit under the DREAM Act.


News

Peter Wright
Thousands of undocumented residents living in Oklahoma now can apply for a deportation protection program initiated by presidential order in June. For one group of undocumented students and their friends, the application is not only a reprieve, but also a call to help others who may be eligible.
 
Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Other Lives — Mind the Gap EP


Rock

Joshua Boydston
Few things help a band out more than finding a big brother to help it navigate the treacherous waters of the music industry. Stillwater’s Other Lives has found its in Radiohead, for whom they opened on a recent tour.
 
Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Resilient repetition

What about the other issues that emerge more slowly and with fewer cliches nearly 6 months after May's weather disaster?


Commentary

Kurt Hochenauer
Anyone who has lived in the Oklahoma City area for a long time knows the post-disaster refrains by heart.
 
Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Never again

October is domestic violence awareness month, and several organizations are helping educate against and prevent it.


News

Dawn Watson
After seven years of mental and physical abuse, Ann wasn’t the same person anymore. “It tore me down. It made me think that I wasn’t worthy. I could do nothing right in his eyes,” she said.
 
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Fabric of society

Founded in OKC, the new website Woven allows gay and transgender communities access to legal and financial information.


News

Giancarlo Gonzalez
Woven is a start-up company that aims to fulfill a unique function in our democracy.
 
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
 
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