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8:01 am
Wed December 15, 2010

Wednesday Morning's Top Local Stories

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

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Local & Regional
1:33 pm
Tue December 14, 2010

Turley Chop Shop

Corey Owens
Tulsa County Booking Photo

Turley, OK – Tulsa County Sheriff's Deputies close down what they call a Chop-Shop near Turley. 28-year-old Corey Owens was arrested by Tulsa County Deputies serving a search warrant shortly after day break this morning near 56th Street North and Lewis.


Owens was arrested about 7:30 a.m. Deputies recovered several vehicles and weapons. Owens has a past drug conviction. Bond has been set at 70-thousand dollars.

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Local & Regional
11:51 am
Tue December 14, 2010

Ashwood Stays

Local & Regional
11:18 am
Tue December 14, 2010

Gas Prices Creeping Up

Tulsa, OK – It is costing you more to get a tankful. Gasoline prices in the Tulsa area have been increasing about a penny per day for about a week now. Most stations are charging around $2.69 per gallon of regular unleaded gasoline.

The AAA's Chuck Mai says the increasing Dow and a declining dollar are two reasons for the steady increase. He expects prices to level off by Christmas.


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Local & Regional
8:07 am
Tue December 14, 2010

Its Election Day

Tulsa, OK – Today is election day in Jenks and Glennpool.

Jenks has a seven point-one million dollar school bond issue. It would replace expiring bonds with no tax increase.

Glennpool has a seven million dollar proposal for a sports complex, roads and the cemetery. It would raise property taxes by about nine-dollars a month on a 100-thousand dollar house.

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8:04 am
Tue December 14, 2010

Tulsa Late Night Shooting

Tulsa, OK – An altercation last night at south Tulsa apartment complex has left one man dead. It happened just before ten last night at the Regency Point apartments on 71st between Yale and Sheridan. The argument turned into a shoot out in the parking lot. Five people are in custody this morning.

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8:02 am
Tue December 14, 2010

Flights Ending

Jet inside American Airlines Hangar in Tulsa.
KWGS News Photo

Tulsa, OK – American Airlines says weekend nonstop service between Tulsa and Miami International Airport will end Feb. 6. A spokesman says the flights were offered as a means to bring aircraft to Tulsa for periodic maintenance, but the maintenance schedule has changed.

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7:58 am
Tue December 14, 2010

Yet Another Earthquake

Jones, OK – JONES, Okla. (AP) A small earthquake has struck near Jones in central Oklahoma. The U.S. Geological Survey and the Oklahoma Geological Survey say the quake was recorded at 7:37 p.m. yesterday about 20 miles northeast of Oklahoma City. No damage or injuries have been reported.

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Local & Regional
7:52 am
Tue December 14, 2010

Tuesday's Top Local News

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

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2:00 pm
Mon December 13, 2010

No Child "Clef" Behind

Shane Jewell makes check presentation at Lewis and Clark.
KWGS News photo

Tulsa, OK – The OK-Mozart Festival presents the Tulsa Public Schools with a check for music education. The presentation was made today at the Lewis and Clark Middle School by festival director Shane Jewell.

The check was for $15,000 as part of the "No Child Clef behind program.That's "Clef" as in treble-clef . Jewell says arts education is important to see that our children receive a well-rounded education.

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