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7:39 am
Mon May 9, 2011

Monday Morning's News and Weather

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Local & Regional
11:53 am
Sun May 8, 2011

SS Theft

Oklahoma City, OK – Okla. man pleads guilty to 27 years of theft

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) An Oklahoma City man accused of stealing a deceased relative's Social Security payments for nearly 30 years has pleaded guilty in federal court to theft and making false statements.

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Local & Regional
11:51 am
Sun May 8, 2011

Drug Party Death

Konawa, OK – 1 dead, 7 in hospital after Oklahoma drug overdose

KONAWA, Okla. (AP) Authorities say one person is dead and seven are in the hospital after overdosing on a hallucinogenic drug in Konawa.

Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman Jessica Brown said authorities received an emergency call about 1:30 a.m. Saturday from a Konawa residence. She says they found eight people ranging in age from 19 to their early 20s suffering from severe drug toxicity.

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Local & Regional
7:59 am
Sun May 8, 2011

New GOP Chair

Oklahoma City,OK – Pinnell elected as Oklahoma GOP chairman

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Delegates to Oklahoma's state Republican convention have elected Matt Pinnell of Tulsa County to a full two-year term.

The convention was Saturday in Oklahoma City. The 31-year-old Pinnell ran unopposed and remains the youngest state GOP chairman in the nation.

The 1,050 delegates elected Pam Pollard of Oklahoma County as the state party's vice chairwoman.

Pinnell says delegates made only "minor tweaks" to the party platform adopted last year.

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StudioTulsa
4:47 pm
Fri May 6, 2011

"The Untold Story of Barack Obama's Mother"

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Local & Regional
7:55 am
Fri May 6, 2011

Utility Vehicles

Oklahoma City, OK – Okla. gov. signs bill for use of utility vehicles

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Legislation that allows the regulated use of utility vehicles on public roadways has been signed into law by Gov. Mary Fallin.

The new law by Sen. Don Barrington of Lawton and Rep. Tommy Hardin of Madill puts utility vehicles in the same category as golf carts and allows their regulated use under certain circumstances.

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Local & Regional
7:53 am
Fri May 6, 2011

Remembering

Tulsa, OK – Fallen Tulsa officers to be honored at ceremony

TULSA, Okla. (AP) Ceremonies are set to honor three Tulsa police officers who died in the line of duty and as well as other officers who died in 2010.

During a candlelight vigil at sundown Friday, a ceremony at the Tulsa Police Memorial to recall retired and active Tulsa officers who died last year in circumstances other than in the line of duty.

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Local & Regional
7:52 am
Fri May 6, 2011

Center to Shut Down

Tushka, OK – FEMA closing assistance centers in SE Oklahoma

TUSHKA, Okla. (AP) The Federal Emergency Management Agency says residents whose homes and businesses were damaged by the deadly tornado that ripped through Atoka County last month have until Monday to visit the Disaster Recovery Center in Tushka.

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Local & Regional
7:43 am
Fri May 6, 2011

Friday Morning News

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

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