Oklahoma City, OK – Okla. DHS panel pays scant attention to lawsuit
(Information in the following story is from: The Oklahoman, http://www.newsok.com)
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Members of the commission that oversees the Oklahoma Department of Human Services say they have paid little attention to a lawsuit that accuses the agency of standing by while children are being hurt.
Tulsa, OK – The source of the smoky haze throughout Tulsa this morning has now been determined. The Tulsa Fire Department confirmed this morning that the source was Camp Gruber in Braggs, where they were burning off grass. The resulting consequence was haze, smoke, and a burning odor throughout Tulsa and the surrounding areas.
Tulsa, OK – Some quick action at the Union 6th and 7th Grade Center! Union School Superintendent Kathy Burden says emergency crews were called when a girl started having problems in the pool during first hour this morning.
school personnel pulled the girl from the water and she was awake when EMSA arrived. The girl was taken to the hospital for observation. Doctor Burden visited the girl in the hospital.
Undated – The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of three soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
They died Sept. 9 in Paktia, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their unit with small arms fire. They were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 279 Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Oklahoma National Guard, Tulsa, Okla.
Oklahoma City, OK – Okla. judge removes names from sex offender list
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) An Oklahoma County judge has issued an order to remove the names of 38 people from the state sex offender registry because their length of time on the list was extended retroactively.
District Judge Dan Owens earlier this week ruled the state can't increase the number of years a person is required to be on the list after they've already been added.