- Fallin's general counsel resigns amid execution inquiry Updated: Feb-11-16 9:11 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The general counsel for Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin resigned Thursday amid a grand jury investigation into how the wrong drug was delivered for the state's last two scheduled executions.
- Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent Oklahoma editorials Updated: Feb-09-16 9:15 am
Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Oklahoma newspapers:
- Uptick in quakes could prompt action from Oklahoma lawmakers Updated: Feb-06-16 5:45 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The power and frequency of earthquakes in Oklahoma have been increasing, but the Legislature has done little to try to curb the temblors that scientists have linked to the underground disposal of oil and gas drilling wastewater.
- American Airlines to announce direct flight from Stillwater Updated: Feb-04-16 4:47 pm
STILLWATER, Oklahoma - State and local officials in Stillwater are planning to announce a nonstop jet service to and from Stillwater Regional Airport that will begin in August.
- Fallin approves $1.4M in state funds for earthquake research Updated: Jan-28-16 3:14 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Gov. Mary Fallin approved the use of nearly $1.4 million in state emergency funds Thursday for state agencies working to reduce the increasing number of earthquakes that have been linked to the disposal of oil and gas wastewater in Oklahoma.
- Group seeks public vote on plan to reduce prison population Updated: Jan-27-16 7:56 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A newly formed coalition dedicated to reforming Oklahoma's criminal justice system launched a ballot initiative Wednesday for a public vote on policies to reduce the state's high prison population.
- Ex-gubernatorial candidate to fill Rush Springs council seat Updated: Jan-27-16 11:03 am
RUSH SPRINGS, Oklahoma - Former Oklahoma state representative and gubernatorial candidate Joe Dorman has announced that he will take up a one-year term on Rush Springs' City Council following the resignations of two members.
- More than 3,400 bills await Oklahoma Legislature in 2016 Updated: Jan-23-16 12:47 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma lawmakers have more than 3,400 measures to consider when the 2016 session begins on Feb. 1, and that doesn't include dozens more bills that will be needed to build a state budget with a roughly $1 billion hole in it.
- Oklahoma governor reappoints Reilly to Board of Regents Updated: Jan-22-16 11:36 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - Gov. Mary Fallin says she's reappointing Connie Reilly to the Board of Regents of the Regional University System of Oklahoma.