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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Features

Blue Bell rolling into town with free ice cream party


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Lauren Hopkins
Oklahoma and Blue Bell Creameries both turn 100 this year, and the ice cream manufacturer is rolling into town to celebrate. The free exhibit is from noon to 4 p.m. Friday, and 1-5 p...
 
Thursday, June 14, 2007

OSU vet center provides back surgery for dogs


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Ben Fenwick
Oklahoma State University has been pioneering a form of laser surgery for dogs experiencing back pain due to herniated disc disease. First used in 1993, the Center for Veterinary Health Sciences...
 
Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Yukon woman featured in 'Sicko' documentary


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Joe Wertz
When the twin towers fell in New York City on Sept. 11, 2001, Reggie Cervantes was among the first on the scene. Like many first responders, Cervantes was never quite the same after the trag...
 
Wednesday, July 4, 2007

Museum hosts cinematic \"Images of Oklahoma at the Movies\"


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Rod Lott
As depicted on film by Hollywood, the Sooner State is one of "termayters" and tornadoes, of outsiders and Okies. And although they may not all be flattering portrayals " unwed teen mothers li...
 
Wednesday, July 4, 2007

Karaoke king doesn't let being bipolar keep him from performing


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Bryan Mangieri
Many people only know it as a title to a Nirvana song, but lithium is a hell of a drug, usually used to treat mental disorders. Matt Jones, who has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, said alt...
 
Thursday, July 12, 2007

OKC Ismaili Muslims celebrate their spiritual leader's 50th year as imam


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Greg Horton
On July 11, a small group of Oklahoma City Ismaili Muslims traveled to Dallas and Houston for the 50th anniversary celebration of the Aga Khan. The Aga Khan, Prince Karim al-Hussaini, is imam " ...
 
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Harry Potter fans go the distance for their fandom


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Heather Caliendo
The night before a gal's wedding might consist of a rowdy bachelorette party. But on the eve of Lindsey Deskin's wedding, she instead will wait in line with scads of fellow Harry Potter ...
 
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Eskimo Joe's holding week-long birthday party


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Lauren Hopkins
Eskimo Joe's is celebrating its 32nd birthday this week with six days of:" live music, " theme parties, " giveaways, and " food and drink specials. Stillwater's "jumpin' little juke ...
 
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Though a dying breed, drive-ins live off memories


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Heather Caliendo
Bob Eurfinger has worked in the movie theater business for 30 years and now helps manage the Winchester Drive-In Theatre at 6930 S. Western, which has been open since 1965 and is Oklahom...
 
Thursday, July 26, 2007

Guthrie saloon owner fights to retain spirit of former brothel


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Joe Wertz
A Guthrie bar owner recently tried to set up a strip club, city officials said. Vivian Jones, who has owned the Blue Belle Saloon for three years, said she never wanted such a club, and simp...
 
Thursday, July 26, 2007
 
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