Oklahoma City, OK – OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) A local businessman has died and four others remain hospitalized after their single-engine plane crashed in Oklahoma City.
The Medical Examiner's Office confirmed late Saturday that 59-year-old Ron Meyer died. A University of Oklahoma Medical Center official said two victims were in fair condition, but she didn't have information about the other two.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) The Oklahoma Corporation Commission has approved a settlement for a $48 million rate increase for Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co. The action will affect customer bills in August.
The rate increase averages $6.50 a month for OG&E customers, but officials say most residential customers will receive a slight decrease in their monthly bills because of changes in the fuel adjustment formula.
Tulsa, OK – There are more problems at the Medical Examiner's Office in Tulsa.
A suspended employee of the State Medical Examiner's Oklahoma City office has apparently made threats against the Tulsa Office. This following grand jury indictments against a former chief investigator.
The employee has been suspended and his key card access terminated. Tulsa Police have been on the scene and are closely watching the facility.
Oklahoma City, OK – Ex-ME investigator accused of groping man
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) The former chief investigator for the state medical examiner's office, already facing accusations of groping two female co-workers, is now facing an accusation of inappropriately touching a man.
One day after being charged in Tulsa on four counts of sexual battery, Kevin Rowland was charged in Oklahoma City Friday on a single count of the same crime.
Bail was set at $2,000 and he was being processed at the Oklahoma County Jail.
Tulsa, OK – For immediate release: The Oklahoma State Department of Education's announcement Thursday regarding school districts placed on accreditation probation is based upon data from the 2007-2008 school year. Tulsa Public Schools administrators were aware of the deficiencies at nine of 85 accredited sites that led to the probation.
Tulsa, OK – Tulsa, OK (July 23, 2009) - Star Wars : In Concert, a unique multi-media event featuring music from all six of John Williams' epic Star Wars scores, continues its worldwide arena tour on Oct. 20, 2009 at the BOK Center in Tulsa, OK.
This massive multi-media event features stunning visuals, a live orchestra, choir and narration, plus an exclusive exhibit of Star Wars costumes, props and production artwork.
Tickets for the show go on sale Aug. 1, 2009 at 10 am at www.bokcenter.com, Arby's Box Office, all Tickets.com outlets or by calling 1-866-BOKCTR.