Oklahoma City, OK – The Oklahoma attorney general's office says a multimillion dollar contract was properly awarded by the state to a group tied to a state senator and lobbyist who had an extramarital affair. The contract came under review following reports that Sen. Harry Coates of Seminole and lobbyist Haley Atwood were having an affair while pushing for a group Atwood worked with to get the $10-million-a-year contract for new juvenile centers.
Tulsa, OK – Gas prices continue to creep-up in Oklahoma. The price in Tulsa is $2.75 a gallon for regular unleaded. Quik-Trip Marketing Manager Mike Thronbrugh says they hate the raising prices as much as you do.
When the prices are high, he says people do not enter the store buy pop or food and that actually hurts their bottom line
Tulsa, OK – The City wants your advice. Surveys have been sent to various, randomly selected, homes in the city of Tulsa asking for feedback. Mayor Chief of Staff Terry Simonson says it is part of an effort to develop a plan to move the city forward.
Some 200-surveys have been mailed out to each of the nine different city council districts.
Tulsa, OK – A Federal Judge delays the trial of two Tulsa Police officers accused of being on the wrong side of the law. The trial for Jeff Henderson and Bill Yelton, indicted by a grand jury, will be delayed until June to allow attorneys more time to prepare.