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OKG Newsletter

Topic: newspaper

Radio daze

Don’t touch that dial! Because it may be a thing of the past, as more local ventures go online to keep your ears entertained.


Stephen Carradini
There’s never a shortage of articles claiming that old X media will disappear because of new Y media: newspaper/radio, radio/TV, newspaper/Internet — same story, different verse.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Oklahoman hospitality


Gazette staff
The Columbia Journalism Review has had an interesting relationship with The Oklahoman in the past.
Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Shame on The Oklahoman

Letters to the Editor

D.W. Tiffee
An Oct. 12 editorial in The Oklahoman (“Occupy Wall Street movement: Raging against what exactly?”) described the Occupy Wall Street demonstrators as “useful idiots” who were protesting “The Man” — people like Steve Jobs.
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Going downtown

OPUBCO requests $1.5 in city incentives funds to help with its planned move downtown.


Clifton Adcock
A city oversight committee today unanimously passed a measure to provide public incentives to OPUBCO, the parent company of The Oklahoman newspaper, for its planned move into downtown’s Century Center.
Thursday, January 24, 2013

Skirting the law?


Gazette staff
The May 25 arrest of an Oklahoman newspaper reporter for taking inappropriate photos proved irresistible for British tabloids. Screamed one wordy headline in The Daily Mail: “Oklahoma newspaper reporter arrested for ‘taking up-skirt pictures of teen girls’ at emotional graduation for students from tornado-ravaged Moore.”
Tuesday, June 4, 2013

In _____ we trust


Gazette staff
Hobby Lobby’s famous — or infamous, some might say — full-page “holiday message” advertisements propagating Christian principles run in newspapers nationwide, including its hometown daily, The Oklahoman. This Independence Day was no different.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Word on the street

The Curbside Chronicle aims to bring the homeless into your homes, one issue at a time.


Louis Fowler
A new newspaper has hit the streets of Oklahoma City, one that is made and sold by the people who live on the streets. The Curbside Chronicle is the metro’s attempt at a social enterprise magazine, also called a “street paper,” that provides an area’s homeless community with both a voice and a means of income.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Owner of The Journal Record files for bankruptcy


Gazette staff
Minneapolis-based The Dolan Company, owner of The Journal Record in Oklahoma City, and some of its subsidiaries filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy on Sunday, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Friday, March 21, 2014

Nature in Art Series

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Nature really is all around us. That newspaper or computer screen you’re looking at? Yeah, nature. It’s also everywhere in art, as The Nature Conservancy of Oklahoma’s new Nature in Art Series so adeptly portrays. Check out the first show with featured artist Paul Snyder 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday at The Nature Conservancy’s Midtown office, 408 NW Seventh St., and later this month at H&8th Night Market. Admission is free. Visit nature.org/oklahoma. 

Tuesday, May 13, 2014