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iol.co.za
Silk Way Rally fuels China's motorsport boomSilk Way Rally set off on 7 July from Red Square in the heart of Moscow, travel
iol.co.za / Posted 6 hours ago
Silk Way Rally set off on 7 July from Red Square in the heart of Moscow, travelled through Russia's grassy steppes and the great plains and mountains of Kazakhstan before crossing the daunting Gobi. Exhausted racers crossed the finish line on... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Museum of the Great Plains funding approvedLAWTON, OK (KSWO) - Lawton City Council approved allocating $500,000 to the Mus
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 18 hours ago
LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - Lawton City Council approved allocating $500,000 to the Museum of the Great Plains. It passed 5 to 2 with Councilmen Caleb Davis and Dwight Tanner voting no. The funding in the budget for the museum was up for debate at the last... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Business Customers Are Tired Of Being Bilked Of Billions; Demand Rate Increases On Their Bank Depositsand trading business. “The jig is up,” said James Gilligan, assistant treasure
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 hours ago
and trading business. “The jig is up,” said James Gilligan, assistant treasurer at Kansas City, Mo.-based power company Great Plains Energy Inc. He said many companies, including his, have negotiated better deposit pricing with banks where they... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Art show featuring Picasso traveling to South Plains raise money for medical school scholarships6 p.m. to 9 p.m and include food provided by Teddy Jack's, Campisi's and Baked
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
6 p.m. to 9 p.m and include food provided by Teddy Jack's, Campisi's and Baked Bliss. Wine and beer will be provided by Great Plains Distributors. Saturday, August 12th from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. will be for guests to take another look at the art,... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Art show featuring Picasso traveling to South Plains raise money for medical school scholarships6 p.m. to 9 p.m and include food provided by Teddy Jack's, Campisi's and Baked
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
6 p.m. to 9 p.m and include food provided by Teddy Jack's, Campisi's and Baked Bliss. Wine and beer will be provided by Great Plains Distributors. Saturday, August 12th from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. will be for guests to take another look at the art,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Lawton city council to discuss police dept mold, museum funding July 25Lawton city council is expected to discuss mold found in the basement of the La
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
Lawton city council is expected to discuss mold found in the basement of the Lawton Police Department and funding for the Great Plains Museum. Last week, mold was found on a ceiling tile at the police department. Findings also included water... Read more
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Island Packet
Why is Hilton Head having a closed meeting to discuss a small shorebird?small, sand-colored shorebird that nests in soft sand away from the water’s edg
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
small, sand-colored shorebird that nests in soft sand away from the water’s edge along the Atlantic Coast, Great Lakes and Great Plains, according to a scientific website. Melissa Chaplin, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife official working with the town,... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Emergency proclamation due to dry conditionsabout both dry conditions and the need for resources that will quickly mitigate
North Platte Bulletin / Posted yesterday
about both dry conditions and the need for resources that will quickly mitigate wildfire outbreaks.” “As a member of the Great Plains Interstate Forest Fire Compact and the Emergency Management Assistant Compact, we have been called upon to use... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Funding for Great Plains Museum will be discussed at city council meetingof Lawton will host its city council meeting. And one of the topics they'll add
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
of Lawton will host its city council meeting. And one of the topics they'll address is the budget for the Museum of the Great Plains. Recently, the Lawton City Council tabled approving the $550,000 allocated to the museum in the City’s... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Register for Lawton’s Back 2 School BashAnnual City of Lawton’s Parks and Recreation Department Back 2 School Bash from
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
Annual City of Lawton’s Parks and Recreation Department Back 2 School Bash from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. August 5th at the Great Plains Coliseum, 920 SW Sheridan Road. “Having the chance to see the community rally to support one another and... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
City workers save Mississippi Kiteof kite glides, circles and swoops in pursuit of large flying insects. Despite
The Newton Kansan / Posted 2 days ago
of kite glides, circles and swoops in pursuit of large flying insects. Despite the name, it is most common on the southern Great Plains. During recent decades, the planting of trees in shelterbelts and towns has made it possible for this bird to... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Whittle awayshavings on the floor as they turned blocks of wood into the figures of animals
The Newton Kansan / Posted 4 days ago
shavings on the floor as they turned blocks of wood into the figures of animals, people or objects. The members of the Great Plains Wood Carvers explained the details of their craft, showing their audience examples of birds, wildlife and... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Bradley grad's efforts in Nebraska could apply to central Illinoisin central Illinois. Many appear in need of a jolt economically and in morale.
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
in central Illinois. Many appear in need of a jolt economically and in morale. "Rural communities in the Midwest and Great Plains have a bit of a battered-spouse-syndrome mind-set," Ord resident Caleb Pollard said. "They take this flyover... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Saturday Boredom Busters, July 22ndMarket from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The farmers market is open every Saturday through
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 4 days ago
Market from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The farmers market is open every Saturday through October. Visit the newest residents of the Great Plains Zoo in Sioux Falls. Two koalas on loan from the San Diego Zoo are on exhibit through Labor Day. Today's hours... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
In Nebraska Sandhills, a lesson in rural economic development for central Illinoisin central Illinois. Many appear in need of a jolt economically and in morale.
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
in central Illinois. Many appear in need of a jolt economically and in morale. "Rural communities in the Midwest and Great Plains have a bit of a battered-spouse-syndrome mind-set," Ord resident Caleb Pollard said. "They take this flyover... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
In Nebraska Sandhills, a lesson in rural economic development for central Illinoisin central Illinois. Many appear in need of a jolt economically and in morale.
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
in central Illinois. Many appear in need of a jolt economically and in morale. "Rural communities in the Midwest and Great Plains have a bit of a battered-spouse-syndrome mind-set," Ord resident Caleb Pollard said. "They take this flyover... Read more
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The Examiner
State must pay legal fees in abortion caseof Health and Senior Services must pay the attorneys' fees and expenses incurre
The Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
of Health and Senior Services must pay the attorneys' fees and expenses incurred by what now is Planned Parenthood Great Plains. Laughrey also had permanently blocked the state from revoking the Columbia clinic's abortion license,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Appeals court: Missouri must pay legal fees in abortion caseof Health and Senior Services must pay the attorneys’ fees and expenses incurre
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
of Health and Senior Services must pay the attorneys’ fees and expenses incurred by what now is Planned Parenthood Great Plains. Laughrey also had permanently blocked the state from revoking the Columbia clinic’s abortion license,... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Appeals court: Missouri must pay legal fees in abortion caseof Health and Senior Services must pay the attorneys' fees and expenses incurre
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
of Health and Senior Services must pay the attorneys' fees and expenses incurred by what now is Planned Parenthood Great Plains. Laughrey also had permanently blocked the state from revoking the Columbia clinic's abortion license,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Air Force to purchase helicopters that would guard nuclear bases$4.1 billion program to replace 62 decades-old UH-1N Huey helicopter to guard i
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
$4.1 billion program to replace 62 decades-old UH-1N Huey helicopter to guard intercontinental nuclear missile bases on the Great Plains and transport high-level officials in “continuity of government” operations. The long-anticipated competition... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
“Small-budget, high-quality” film on Lakota culture comes to villageHewitt, the film is “intimate and focused,” partly because “its cast and crew a
Yellow Springs News / Posted 6 days ago
Hewitt, the film is “intimate and focused,” partly because “its cast and crew are minimal, the sets are real places, and the camera work is straightforward.” The real star of the film, according to Hewitt, is the “sweeping Great Plains land... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Intangibles part of British Opena few weeks ago at the Travelers Championship. Here, the bunkers have sod walls
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
a few weeks ago at the Travelers Championship. Here, the bunkers have sod walls that look a lot like what settlers on the Great Plains once used to build makeshift houses. Expect a few players to spend enough time in them that they could build... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sod, silversmith and a funky clubhouse all in play at British Opena few weeks ago at the Travelers Championship. Here, the bunkers have sod walls
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
a few weeks ago at the Travelers Championship. Here, the bunkers have sod walls that look a lot like what settlers on the Great Plains once used to build makeshift houses. Expect a few players to spend enough time in them that they could build... Read more
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Island Packet
How a little bird is keeping some Hilton Head residents off a big stretch of beachto an online scientific site, nests in soft sand away from the water’s edge alo
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
to an online scientific site, nests in soft sand away from the water’s edge along the Atlantic Coast, Great Lakes and Great Plains. For homeowners in the Ocean Point South section of Port Royal Plantation, at least 70 such signs enclose a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Sod, silversmith and a funky clubhouse all in play at Opena few weeks ago at the Travelers Championship. Here, the bunkers have sod walls
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
a few weeks ago at the Travelers Championship. Here, the bunkers have sod walls that look a lot like what settlers on the Great Plains once used to build makeshift houses. Expect a few players to spend enough time in them that they could build... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Sod, silversmith and a funky clubhouse all in play at Opena few weeks ago at the Travelers Championship. Here, the bunkers have sod walls
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
a few weeks ago at the Travelers Championship. Here, the bunkers have sod walls that look a lot like what settlers on the Great Plains once used to build makeshift houses. Expect a few players to spend enough time in them that they could build... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Sod, silversmith and a funky clubhouse all in play at Opena few weeks ago at the Travelers Championship. Here, the bunkers have sod walls
KTVN Reno / Posted 7 days ago
a few weeks ago at the Travelers Championship. Here, the bunkers have sod walls that look a lot like what settlers on the Great Plains once used to build makeshift houses. Expect a few players to spend enough time in them that they could build... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Group encourages salvaging fresh, unused food for hunger rel...have laws that encourage gleaning. However, some local organizations have taken
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
have laws that encourage gleaning. However, some local organizations have taken the practice into their own hands. The Great Plains Food Bank, the largest hunger-relief organization in North Dakota, is one of them. Nancy Carriveau, the food... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Father and son farmers named Cooperators of the Yearsoil moisture, improve soil health, reduce soil compaction and lowers expenses.
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 7 days ago
soil moisture, improve soil health, reduce soil compaction and lowers expenses. The Daniels have rented the District’s Great Plains drill to plant cover crop in the late summer and early fall. The Daniels plant vegetated strips around the... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Inmates take 2 guards hostage in Oklahoma prison riotPeople walk on the roof above the front gate of the Great Plains Correctional F
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
People walk on the roof above the front gate of the Great Plains Correctional Facility in Hinton, Okla, Monday, July 10, 2017. The GEO Group, Inc., the Florida-based operator of the private prison, estimated that about 400 inmates caused a... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Sunday Boredom Busters, July 16thCelebrate National Ice Cream Day at the Great Plains Zoo in Sioux Falls. The fi
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 10 days ago
Celebrate National Ice Cream Day at the Great Plains Zoo in Sioux Falls. The first one-thousand people will receive a free ice cream treat to enjoy during their visit. The zoo animals will enjoy specially-made popsicles. Hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Bobcat legend remembered fondlyAbernathy played four seasons with the team from 1978 to 1981. His former head
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Abernathy played four seasons with the team from 1978 to 1981. His former head coach Jerry Hemmings said the three-time Great Plains Athletic Conference all-star helped turn the program around with his shot-blocking and rebounding. Jerry... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Judge hears arguments in challenge to 4 abortion laws in Arkansasor revoke the license of abortion providers for any rule or law violation. The
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
or revoke the license of abortion providers for any rule or law violation. The lawsuit was filed by Planned Parenthood Great Plains and Little Rock Family Planning Services. Follow Andrew DeMillo on Twitter at www.twitter.com/ademillo © 2017... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Judge hears arguments in challenge to Arkansas abortion lawsto suspend or revoke the license of abortion providers for any rule or law viol
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
to suspend or revoke the license of abortion providers for any rule or law violation. The lawsuit was filed by Planned Parenthood Great Plains and Little Rock Family Planning Services. Follow Andrew DeMillo on Twitter at www.twitter.com/... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
One arrested after drug raid in Coryell CountyMusic Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southw
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
Music Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southwest’s Hall of Fame event has begun at the Great Plains Coliseum in Lawton. The nonprofit organization looks to preserve traditional western swing music in Oklahoma,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Belton installs sidewalks in honor of teen killed in hit-and-runMusic Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southw
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
Music Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southwest’s Hall of Fame event has begun at the Great Plains Coliseum in Lawton. The nonprofit organization looks to preserve traditional western swing music in Oklahoma,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Lufkin Convention & Visitors Bureau unveils new promotional videoMusic Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southw
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
Music Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southwest’s Hall of Fame event has begun at the Great Plains Coliseum in Lawton. The nonprofit organization looks to preserve traditional western swing music in Oklahoma,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Police identify 88-old victim in auto-pedestrian accidentMusic Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southw
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
Music Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southwest’s Hall of Fame event has begun at the Great Plains Coliseum in Lawton. The nonprofit organization looks to preserve traditional western swing music in Oklahoma,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Truck driver killed in Interstate 35 multi-vehicle wreck identifiedMusic Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southw
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
Music Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southwest’s Hall of Fame event has begun at the Great Plains Coliseum in Lawton. The nonprofit organization looks to preserve traditional western swing music in Oklahoma,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Western Swing Music Society Hall of Fame EventMusic Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southw
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
Music Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southwest’s Hall of Fame event has begun at the Great Plains Coliseum in Lawton. The nonprofit organization looks to preserve traditional western swing music in Oklahoma,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
President Trump nominates Oklahoman for federal judge postMusic Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southw
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
Music Society Hall of Fame Event The Western Swing Music Society of the Southwest’s Hall of Fame event has begun at the Great Plains Coliseum in Lawton. The nonprofit organization looks to preserve traditional western swing music in Oklahoma,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Family of 7 loses everything in Hunter's Way Apartment firefunding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
funding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget, funds designated for the Museum of the Great Plains might not make their way to the museum after the Lawton City Council tabled approving those funds at Tuesday’s... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Vibrio survivor recalls "excruciating pain" from flesh-eating bacteriafunding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
funding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget, funds designated for the Museum of the Great Plains might not make their way to the museum after the Lawton City Council tabled approving those funds at Tuesday’s... Read more
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Alaska Public
Senators seethe at IHS blundersthe Journal’s accounts of fatal misdiagnoses, under-treatments, over-treatments
Alaska Public / Posted 13 days ago
the Journal’s accounts of fatal misdiagnoses, under-treatments, over-treatments and inept staff at IHS facilities in the Great Plains. “Because this is our IHS. These are our facilities that are supposed to care for our first people,” Murkowski... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
East Texas family searching after blind puppy is stolen from homefunding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
funding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget, funds designated for the Museum of the Great Plains might not make their way to the museum after the Lawton City Council tabled approving those funds at Tuesday’s... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Community mourns the loss of a missing child, GoFundMe set upfunding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
funding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget, funds designated for the Museum of the Great Plains might not make their way to the museum after the Lawton City Council tabled approving those funds at Tuesday’s... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Special events venues begin to blossom in Wichita Fallsfunding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
funding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget, funds designated for the Museum of the Great Plains might not make their way to the museum after the Lawton City Council tabled approving those funds at Tuesday’s... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent building issues in Vernon have brought out the heart of the Communityfunding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
funding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget, funds designated for the Museum of the Great Plains might not make their way to the museum after the Lawton City Council tabled approving those funds at Tuesday’s... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Local call center hopes to grow in employeesfunding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
funding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget, funds designated for the Museum of the Great Plains might not make their way to the museum after the Lawton City Council tabled approving those funds at Tuesday’s... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Proposed Senate bill could increase opioid crisisfunding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget,
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
funding future discussed Despite being put into the city's most recent budget, funds designated for the Museum of the Great Plains might not make their way to the museum after the Lawton City Council tabled approving those funds at Tuesday’s... Read more
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