By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – On a tough day, Vera Nelson talked about the lilies on the Talimena byway and the seemingly endless shades of green the trees and shrubs show along the way. “You think green is ...Read More »
Journal Record Staff OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Senate voted 43-0 Wednesday afternoon in favor of Senate Resolution 7, suspending the floor privileges of state Sen. Ralph Shortey, R-Oklahoma City. The senator is under investigation after police responded on Mar. 9 to a ...
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BY JENNIFER PALMER Oklahoma Watch OKLAHOMA CITY – Since 2013, Oklahoma taxpayers have been allowed to take a state income-tax credit in exchange for donations made to private schools. Now, a state lawmaker and others are wondering: Why not offer ...Read More »
By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – A synthetic opioid that was once rare began killing people across the country, spurring bans in several states, and Oklahoma is getting on board. U-47700 can be from five to seven times ...Read More »
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Former Oklahoma Gov. Frank Keating has been appointed to the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents. Gov. Mary Fallin announced Keating’s appointment on Tuesday to the seven-member governing body of OU, Cameron University in Lawton and ...
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By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Legislature will get a spring break this week too. As schools across the state release their students for the week, the state’s lawmakers will cut the week short on Tuesday. Usually, ...Read More »