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OKG Newsletter


Topic: clifton adcock

In the straw

A nonscientific poll shows state Republicans favor Ron Paul for president.


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Clifton Adcock
With Oklahoma’s presidential primary three months away, GOP voters in the state are sizing up their candidates and picking favorites.
 
Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Necessary revisions


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Clifton Adcock
The massive downtown streetscape and park refurbishment known as Project 180 is being scaled back from its original budget by around $17.5 million, or about 10 percent.
 
Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Deep water

Regional disputes over water rights lead to state and federal lawsuits.


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Clifton Adcock
The battle pitting the state and Oklahoma City against two American Indian tribes and a number of southeastern Oklahoma residents might soon take an unprecedented turn in state legal history.
 
Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Getting schooled

The state gets an ‘E’ for effort, but no gold star in the Race to the Top competition for early childhood education funding.


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Clifton Adcock
Oklahoma has been considered a leader in early childhood education, consistently topping national rankings for accessibility and accountability in that realm.
 
Wednesday, December 28, 2011

No womb at the inn

City fire officials say the Womb Gallery doesn’t meet code for a planned New Year’s party.


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Clifton Adcock
A planned New Year’s after-party to be held at an Oklahoma City art gallery might not be happening after all because of alleged city code violations.
 
Friday, December 30, 2011

State of nations

For Oklahoma’s tribes, it has been a time of major challenge and change.


News

Clifton Adcock
From high-profile elections to high-profile lawsuits, 2011 was a busy year for Oklahoma’s American Indian tribes.
 
Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Off the grid, on the mark


Letters to the Editor

Ron Ferrell
Thanks to Oklahoma Gazette for the article about my local heroes and neighbors, Bruce Johnson and Barbara Hagen (“Off the Grid,” Clifton Adcock, Dec. 7).
 
Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Parents behind bars

A state task force makes recommendations to improve the lives of children of the incarcerated.


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Clifton Adcock
About 26,000 children in Oklahoma have at least one parent in prison. Factor in kids with a parent in a county or city jail or federal prison, and that number is even higher.
 
Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Monkey saved, monkey do

A Newcastle sanctuary provides a chance for abused and abandoned primates.


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Clifton Adcock
From the darkness of the dog carrier, the primates shyly emerged into the light, their bright red faces outlined by gray fur as they cautiously looked out of the cage.
 
Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Flying high

OKC and state officials hammer out incentives packages for Boeing as it moves 800-plus jobs here.


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Clifton Adcock
Oklahoma City officials are likely to consider by next fall an incentives package to Boeing for an anticipated 800 to 900 jobs being relocated from Wichita, Kan.
 
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
 
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