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Kirk, Karl, what were you thinking?


News

Bill Bleakley
At its last meeting, the Oklahoma City Public Schools Board received a recommendation from its superintendent, Karl Springer, to not sell $196 million in school bonds authorized by a record margin of ...
 
Thursday, January 1, 2009

Passionately local


News

Bill Bleakley
Editor's note: As part of Oklahoma Gazette's 30th anniversary year celebration during 2009, we reflect on our newspaper and publishing company. This commentary discusses our focus on local content. ...
 
Thursday, March 5, 2009

MAPS in perspective


News

Bill Bleakley
The seeds of the future successes of the MAPS initiatives were planted 24 years ago in the summer of 1985. While Oklahoma City languished from an oil bust, two initiatives sought to change things for ...
 
Thursday, July 30, 2009

Gazette at 30


News

Bill Bleakley
When Oklahoma Gazette's first issue came off the press in October 1979, Oklahoma City was a much different place than it is now. Much of the '70s was rough on Oklahoma City. Instead of working on a...
 
Thursday, October 15, 2009

A call for civility


News

Bill Bleakley
One of the things that makes Oklahoma City a great city is the friendliness and cordiality of its citizens. However, aside from partisan elections for political office, this MAPS election seems to hav...
 
Thursday, December 3, 2009

Oklahomans, let's declare our independence!


News

Bill Bleakley
It's time to let registered independents in Oklahoma vote in the primary elections. According to the results of a recent SoonerPoll.com survey reported elsewhere in this newspaper, almost two-thirds o...
 
Thursday, May 6, 2010

Choosing a congressman


Commentary

Bill Bleakley
The 5th District congressional race could be decided prior to the general election in November. Because of the district's registration and voting history, the next representative will most likely be a...
 
Thursday, July 22, 2010

Gazette receives eight awards from Oklahoma Press Association

Five first place awards were among the recognition


News

Gazette staff
Oklahoma Gazette earned eight honors, including five first-place awards, at the Oklahoma Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest, held Feb. 4 at the Reed Center in Midwest City.
 
Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Tierra Media Group announces Eastword transfer of ownership


News

Gazette staff
Tierra Media Group announces the transfer of ownership of Eastword to a new entity on January 1, 2012. The media company has been publishing Eastword in Eastern Oklahoma County since March 2010.
 
Monday, December 19, 2011

Time for full disclosure


Commentary

Bill Bleakley
Last Saturday was the second anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision permitting unlimited spending by individuals, corporations and labor unions to conduct independent political campaign activities.
 
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
 
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