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9:43 am
Wed December 14, 2011

Chief Suspended

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Valley Brook, OK – Valley Brook police chief facing charge, suspended

VALLEY BROOK, Okla. (AP) The police chief of the Oklahoma City suburb of Valley Brook will be suspended without pay while he faces drug charges in Creek County.

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7:59 am
Wed December 14, 2011

Wednesday Morning News

Tulsa, OK – Hear a recap of this morning's Top Local Stories from KWGS:

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9:40 am
Tue December 13, 2011

Girls' Accused Killer Pleads Not Guilty

Tulsa, OK – OKEMAH, Okla. (AP) An Okmulgee man charged with the shooting deaths of two Weleetka girls and the death of his girlfriend made his first court appearance wearing a bullet proof vest and under heavy security.

Three not guilty pleas were entered for 25-year-old Kevin Sweat during the hearing Tuesday in Okfuskee County District Court.

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8:05 am
Tue December 13, 2011

Tax to be Phased Out

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Oklahoma City, OK – Despite dire warnings from some economist, legislative Republicans will move forward to a plan to eliminate the Oklahoma Income Tax.

Oklahoma House Speaker Kris Steele says, however, it won't be done all at once. He wants the tax phased out.

Some economists warn the revenue will have to be made up and the mostly likely source is property taxes.

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8:02 am
Tue December 13, 2011

New Fee for Ambulance Service Sought

Rogers County is red
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Oologah, OK – NE Okla. ambulance service wants to assess $7 fee

OOLOGAH, Okla. (AP) Northwest Rogers county residents will be able to get information at a town-hall meeting in Oologah Tuesday night about a proposal aimed at saving their ambulance service.

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7:59 am
Tue December 13, 2011

Birthdays will Remain in Documents

Oklahoma City, OK – Okla. court's ruling allows more public access

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) The Oklahoma Supreme Court has scrapped a plan that would have allowed birth dates and home addresses to be excluded from public court documents.

The state's high court issued its new rule late Monday. It applies to district courts across the state.

The rule was developed as part of the high court's plan to develop a database that will allow the public online access to virtually every document filed in all 77 of the state's courthouses.

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7:50 am
Tue December 13, 2011

Tuesday Morning's Top Local Stories

Tulsa, OK – Hear this morning's Top Local News Stories from 89.5/KWGS

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1:35 pm
Mon December 12, 2011

DA Supervision Program Called Conflict or Interest

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