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The Gilmer Mirror
The New Year Demands a Renewed Focus on Chronic Diseases - Chronic diseases already doom millions of Americans to disability and death. Left unchecked they could bankrupt our healthcare system. Yet throughout 2015 policy leaders largely ignored th...Chronic diseases already doom millions of Americans to disability and death. Le
The New Year Demands a Renewed Focus on Chronic Diseases - Chronic diseases already doom millions of Americans to disability and death. Left unchecked they could bankrupt our healthcare system. Yet throughout 2015 policy leaders largely ignored th...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 5 hours ago
Chronic diseases already doom millions of Americans to disability and death. Left unchecked, they could bankrupt our healthcare system.Yet throughout 2015, policy leaders largely ignored the rapidly mounting burden of chronic disease. With the new... Read more
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The Oklahoman
SandRidge Energy 2016 job cuts total 440Tumbling oil prices continued to shake the local economy Wednesday as SandRidge
SandRidge Energy 2016 job cuts total 440
The Oklahoman / Posted 6 days ago
Tumbling oil prices continued to shake the local economy Wednesday as SandRidge Energy Inc. laid off 172 Oklahoma City employees. The company has cut 440 jobs since the first of the year. "After the prolonged contraction in commodity prices... Read more
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The Oklahoman
#OKC Boxscore for Monday, Feb. 1, 2016.Advisory boards are busy as more Metropolitan Area Projects, or MAPS 3, work sh
#OKC Boxscore for Monday, Feb. 1, 2016.
The Oklahoman / Posted 9 days ago
Advisory boards are busy as more Metropolitan Area Projects, or MAPS 3, work shifts from design to construction. Here's a summary of the latest developments; recommendations that require city council approval should be up for a final vote on Feb. 9.... Read more
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The Oklahoman
#OKC Boxscore for Monday, Jan. 25, 2016Indian Cultural Center agreement with Chickasaw Nation set for vote The Oklaho
#OKC Boxscore for Monday, Jan. 25, 2016
The Oklahoman / Posted 16 days ago
Indian Cultural Center agreement with Chickasaw Nation set for vote The Oklahoma City Council is to vote Tuesday on a formal agreement with the Chickasaw Nation to work together to complete the stalled American Indian Cultural Center and Museum. The... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Cornett among mayors caught by surprise as demonstrator interrupts press conference in Washington, D.C.Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett was among mayors interrupted by a Black Lives
Cornett among mayors caught by surprise as demonstrator interrupts press conference in Washington, D.C.
The Oklahoman / Posted 19 days ago
Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett was among mayors interrupted by a Black Lives Matter demonstrator at a press conference Wednesday in Washington, D.C. Cornett is in Washington for the winter meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. The mayors’... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Cornett among mayors caught by surprise as demonstrator interrupts press conference in Washington, D.C.Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett was among mayors interrupted by a Black Lives
Cornett among mayors caught by surprise as demonstrator interrupts press conference in Washington, D.C.
The Oklahoman / Posted 20 days ago
Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett was among mayors interrupted by a Black Lives Matter demonstrator at a press conference Wednesday in Washington, D.C. Cornett is in Washington for the winter meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. The mayors’... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma City Council considers expansion of panhandling-free zonesJust weeks after a controversial measure to curb panhandling took effect, the O
Oklahoma City Council considers expansion of panhandling-free zones
The Oklahoman / Posted 22 days ago
Just weeks after a controversial measure to curb panhandling took effect, the Oklahoma City Council will take up new limits intended in keep panhandlers away from schoolchildren. The proposed expansion of panhandling-free zones also would amount to... Read more
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The Oklahoman
OKC inequality increases but gap is greater elsewhereThe gap between the well-to-do and lower-income households increased in the Okl
OKC inequality increases but gap is greater elsewhere
The Oklahoman / Posted 22 days ago
The gap between the well-to-do and lower-income households increased in the Oklahoma City metro area between 2007 and 2014. The new analysis was released last week by the Brookings Institution. A: Mayor Mick Cornett touted Oklahoma City’s... Read more
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The Oklahoman
#OKC Boxscore for Monday, Jan. 18, 2015Inequality increases but gap is greater elsewhere The gap between the well-to-
#OKC Boxscore for Monday, Jan. 18, 2015
The Oklahoman / Posted 23 days ago
Inequality increases but gap is greater elsewhere The gap between the well-to-do and lower-income households increased in the Oklahoma City metro area between 2007 and 2014. The new analysis was released last week by the Brookings Institution. Q:... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma has traveled down this challenging road beforeTHE hits, big and small, keep coming as the price of oil continues its slide:
Oklahoma has traveled down this challenging road before
The Oklahoman / Posted 24 days ago
THE hits, big and small, keep coming as the price of oil continues its slide: • Three days before Christmas, the state Board of Equalization estimated that the revenue available for fiscal year 2017 would be $900.8 million less than the current... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Council pays to repaint vehicles damaged by errant lime dust at water plantWhat Mayor Mick Cornett might say in his 12th "State of the City" address on...
Council pays to repaint vehicles damaged by errant lime dust at water plant
The Oklahoman / Posted 27 days ago
What Mayor Mick Cornett might say in his 12th "State of the City" address on... OKC delays fire station over budget concerns Oklahoma City police officers vote in favor of... Read more
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The Oklahoman
#OKC Boxscore for Monday, Jan. 11, 2016Cornett to reach milestone in March City archivist Jennifer Day says Mayor Mic
#OKC Boxscore for Monday, Jan. 11, 2016
The Oklahoman / Posted 30 days ago
Cornett to reach milestone in March City archivist Jennifer Day says Mayor Mick Cornett will become Oklahoma City's longest-serving mayor March 2. Day says Cornett will surpass Allen Street (April 8, 1947 to April 7, 1959) and Patience Latting... Read more
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The Oklahoman
OKC mayor mines country music for an analogyThis week's report on the pace of storm-debris pickup gave Mayor Mick Cornett a
OKC mayor mines country music for an analogy
The Oklahoman / Posted 1 months ago
This week's report on the pace of storm-debris pickup gave Mayor Mick Cornett a chance dig deep into country music history. City Manager Jim Couch reported Tuesday that crews were about halfway through cleanup after the Thanksgiving weekend ice... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Cox launches high-speed Internet service in OKC, TulsaCox Communications has launched its gigabit Internet service for residential cu
Cox launches high-speed Internet service in OKC, Tulsa
The Oklahoman / Posted 1 months ago
Cox Communications has launched its gigabit Internet service for residential customers in Oklahoma. Marketed under the name "Gigablast," Cox now offers speeds 100 times faster than the average speed in the U.S. today. “This is an important... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma City Council weighs housing discriminationAmanda McLain-Snipes married her longtime girlfriend Sept. 5 in Oklahoma City.
Oklahoma City Council weighs housing discrimination
The Oklahoman / Posted 1 months ago
Amanda McLain-Snipes married her longtime girlfriend Sept. 5 in Oklahoma City. Tuesday she stepped further out of the shadows as the city council extended protections from discrimination in housing to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender... Read more
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