Local & Regional
3:30 pm
Mon June 7, 2010

Monday Afternoon's Top Stories

Tulsa, OK – Hear a recap of this afternoon's Top Local Stories:

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Local & Regional
2:01 pm
Mon June 7, 2010

Crime Scene Grant Request

Tulsa, OK – C-S-I-Tulsa!

Tulsa City and County are filing for a joint application to hire four civilian crime analysts. The amount totals 665-thousand dollars. The City would get 627-thousand of that. The grant is from the U-S Department of Justice---in the form of a Justice Assistance Grant.

The grant appears on tomorrow morning's eight o'clock City Council agenda.

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Local & Regional
9:30 am
Mon June 7, 2010

ME Bills Vetoed

The Medical Examiner's fleet at the Tulsa lab.
KWGS News Photo

Oklahoma City, OK – Henry vetoes 2 bills involving examiner's office

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Gov. Brad Henry's office says he has vetoed two bills that a district attorney says are at the heart of an investigation involving three legislators.

The announcement of the vetoes from Henry's office Sunday said the measures were fatally flawed and not in the best interest of the state.

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Local & Regional
9:28 am
Mon June 7, 2010

Lawmaker Won't Run

KWGS News File Photo

Oklahoma City, OK – OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) An Oklahoma City state representative now under investigation by the Oklahoma County District Attorney's office says he'll drop his bid for an open state Senate seat. Republican Rep. Mike Christian told The Oklahoman he won't run for the Senate seat because he must now focus his efforts on defending himself. Christian says he'll instead run for re-election to his current post.

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Information from: The Oklahoman, http://www.newsok.com

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Local & Regional
9:24 am
Mon June 7, 2010

Campaign 2010 Underway

Oklahoma City, OK – Candidates file for public office

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Candidates for public office are filing paperwork at the state Capitol to run for congressional, legislative and statewide seats in this year's elections.

Filing began at 8 a.m. Monday and continues until Wednesday. The primary election is scheduled July 27 and the general election is set for Nov. 2.

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Local & Regional
9:12 am
Mon June 7, 2010

Monday Morning's Top Stories

Tulsa, OK – Hear a recap of Monday morning's Top Local Stories:

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Local & Regional
4:39 pm
Sun June 6, 2010

Lawmakers Investigated

Oklahoma Capitol
KWGS News

Oklahoma City, OK – Okla. prosecutor investigating several legislators

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) A published report says an Oklahoma County prosecutor is investigating whether a deal was made to create a state job at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for a senator in exchange for her agreeing not to seek re-election.

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Local & Regional
4:34 pm
Sun June 6, 2010

Grandmother and Grandson Killed

Grove, OK – A double fatality incident was reported on 06-06-2010 at approximately 0858
hours on county road 252 approximately 8/10ths of a mile North Grove of in
Delaware County.

Vehicle one: 1999 Polaris 500 ATV driven by Tonya Joe Cochran 49 yoa white
female address Grove. Pronounced dead at the scene by Grove EMS and
transported to Worley Funeral Home.

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Local & Regional
4:31 pm
Sun June 6, 2010

Death Being Probed in Okmulgee County

Okmulgee, OK – MEDIA RELEASE

OKMULGEE COUNTY SHERIFF's OFFICE

315 W. 8TH ST, STE 102

OKMULGEE, OK 74447

918/756-4311 MAIN

918/758-1208 FAX

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


June 6, 2010

RE: Henryetta businessman murdered in his home.

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What's New?
4:40 pm
Sat June 5, 2010

Lucy

PUBLIC RADIO 89.5 HD1 – Chimps. Bonobos. Humans. We're all great apes. This hour we take a look at what happens when we all try to live together. Our main story is the haunting tale of a chimp named Lucy. When Lucy was only two days old she was adopted by a psychologist and his wife who wondered: if given the right environment, how human could Lucy become? This story and other tales of radical sharing between humans and the creatures on earth most like us.

Listen Friday evening at 8:00 on Public Radio 89.5 HD1.

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