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10:03 am
Wed July 15, 2009

You are Entering the Cone Zone

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9:41 am
Wed July 15, 2009

Man Charged with Being Fake Firefighter

Tulsa, OK – Man wanted for impersonating firefighter

TULSA, Okla. (AP) Tulsa County authorities are looking for a man who's accused of impersonating a firefighter at the scene of a deadly crash near Sand Springs.

Joel Lack has been charged with impersonating a firefighter, interfering with an emergency medical technician and two counts of grand larceny for trying to take medical equipment and controlled drugs.

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9:20 am
Wed July 15, 2009

Possible Hate Crime

The Charles Schusterman Jewish Community Center
CSJC

Tulsa, OK – Police investigating possible bomb

TULSA, Okla. (AP) Tulsa police say a suspicious device discovered at a Jewish community center was a clock, not a bomb.

Officers were notified about 5 p.m. Tuesday that an employee had heard a loud ticking noise in a trash can at the Charles Schusterman Jewish Community Center. He placed the receptacle outside and called police.

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9:09 am
Wed July 15, 2009

Swine Flu Update

Oklahoma City, OK – Health chief concerned about swine flu

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Oklahoma's new Commissioner of Health says the state is not prepared for a full-blown swine flu outbreak.

Dr. Terry Cline, who took over as Oklahoma's top health official on June 30, says it's not time to sound the alarm about swine flu.

But Cline says the continued spread of the swine flu virus during summer months when the state generally does not experience influenza cases is troubling.

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6:57 pm
Tue July 14, 2009

Tuesday's Filing

The sign in front of Tulsa's new City Hall
KWGS News

Tulsa, OK – Drawing for City of Tulsa Primary name placement will be held Wednesday July 15, 2009 after 5:00 p.m.

DECLARATION OF CANDIDACY

City of Tulsa Primary

to be held September 8, 2009

Filing Dates: July 13-15, 2009

MAYOR


David Lee O'Connor
307 S. 108th East Ave.
Republican

Tulsa, OK 74128
04/13/52


Robert Arizona Gwin Jr.
3113 S. 130th E. Pl.
Democrat

Tulsa, OK 74134
06/18/73

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4:53 pm
Tue July 14, 2009

Candidate Update

City Hall at One Technology Center in downtown Tulsa
KWGS News

Tulsa, OK –
DECLARATION OF CANDIDACY
City of Tulsa Primary
to be held September 8, 2009
Filing Dates: July 13-15, 2009


MAYOR
David Lee O'Connor 307 S. 108th East Ave. Republican
Tulsa, OK 74128 04/13/52

Robert Arizona Gwin Jr. 3113 S. 130th E. Pl. Democrat
Tulsa, OK 74134 06/18/73

Paul C. Tay Jr. 4004 S Toledo Democrat
Tulsa, OK 74135 09/01/62

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4:45 pm
Tue July 14, 2009

Oklahoma Shortfall: Tough Times Getting Tougher

Oklahoma City, OK – Recession hits state revenue

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) State Treasurer Scott Meacham says the nationwide recession is having a deep impact on state revenue.

Meacham said Tuesday that collections during the month of June were enough to fund the state's obligations for July, the first month of the new fiscal year. But he says a revenue shortfall is probable in the coming months.

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4:15 pm
Tue July 14, 2009

Williams Expands

Tulsa, OK – Tulsa based Williams announced today that its Transco pipeline is holding a non-binding open season from July 14 to Aug. 4, 2009, to obtain shipper commitments for an expansion designed to provide up to 150,000 dekatherms per day of firm transportation service to markets in Virginia, Washington, D.C., and Maryland.

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4:14 pm
Tue July 14, 2009

Help with Cooling Bills

Oklahoma City, OK –

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) The state Department of Human Services is now taking applications from low-income households to help pay the cost of summer cooling bills.

DHS has about $12 million federal dollars for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program.

Applications are being accepted at DHS Human Service Centers.

The benefits are $150 for a one-person household and $230 for households of two or more. One payment per household is allowed annually for the summer cooling assistance.

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4:03 pm
Tue July 14, 2009

Caddo County Meth Bust

OBN Agents serve a search warrant in Caddo County
Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics

Anadarko, OK – A large methamphetamine distribution network operating in western Oklahoma has been unplugged as part of a 9-month multi-agency investigation. Mark Woodward, Spokesman for the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics, says law enforcement officers from several agencies served 40 arrest warrants and seven search warrants early this morning targeting an organization responsible for trafficking large quantities of Mexican meth or "ice" into Oklahoma.

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