Daily Oklahoman

  • Oklahoma sees immigration increasing from Central America
    Friday - 12/09/2016 - 04:05 PM

    By Josh Dulaney Staff Writer jdulaney@oklahomam.comTalk quickly turns to tamales when Edgar Argueta considers the differences between Hispanic groups who call Oklahoma home.
    The 64-year-old property owner prefers tamales wrapped in plantain leaves, like the kind he ate in his native Guatemala nearly 40 years ago.

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  • Oklahoma foster mom finds joy in helping children
    Friday - 12/09/2016 - 09:07 PM

    By Juliana Keeping Staff Writer jkeeping@oklahoman.comMegan Conner did not go to work expecting to make a connection that would change her life.
    Conner had been working for her dad, who operates the North Pole Adventure, a sprawling Christmas experience at the southwest corner of Plaza Mayor at the Crossroads on Oklahoma City's southside.

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  • Edmond Library reopens with updated technology
    Thursday - 12/08/2016 - 05:10 PM

    From Staff ReportsEDMOND — The Edmond Library reopened this week after a four-week closure for remodeling.
    The library now features a new lobby with six self-check machines and flexible and user-friendly furnishings.Read more on NewsOK.com

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  • Gift bringers highlighted at Oklahoma History Center
    Thursday - 12/08/2016 - 05:34 PM

    From Staff ReportsThe Oklahoma History Center held its third annual Deck the Halls, which focused on traditional gift bringers from around the world.
    Visitors had the opportunity on Dec.Read more on NewsOK.com

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  • Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options
    Thursday - 12/08/2016 - 05:51 PM

    FROM STAFF REPORTS•Bethany Animal Control Shelter, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Read more on NewsOK.com

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  • An Oklahoma City area briefs package for Dec. 10
    Friday - 12/09/2016 - 11:09 AM

    FROM STAFF REPORTSNorman Police set to host Coffee with Cop
    NORMAN — The Norman Police Department will host its next Coffee with a Cop from 7:30 to 9 a.m.Read more on NewsOK.com

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  • Edmond Exchange
    Friday - 12/09/2016 - 08:12 PM

    By Diana Baldwin Staff Writer dbaldwin@oklahoman.comMayoral race set
    Mayor Charles Lamb drew an opponent for the April 4 Edmond municipal election.Read more on NewsOK.com

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  • Norman Notes
    Friday - 12/09/2016 - 09:36 PM

    BY JANE GLENN CANNON Staff Writer jcannon@oklahoman.com  Take the survey
    Cleveland County and the city of Norman have joined together in seeking grant funding to support several infrastructure projects throughout Norman and Cleveland County.Read more on NewsOK.com

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  • Motorcyle rider dies in Friday wreck in Edmond
    Friday - 12/09/2016 - 05:04 PM

    From Staff ReportsEDMOND — A motorcyclist died Friday after striking a dump truck and falling under its wheels, according to police.
    At about 3 p.m., the unidentified motorcycle driver was headed north on Coltrane Avenue and was making an eastbound turn onto Second Street when he struck a dump truck that was traveling east on Second Street, said Jennifer Wagnon, Edmond police spokeswoman.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • US Marshals announce arrest of Oklahoma fugitive in Mexico
    Friday - 12/09/2016 - 02:44 PM

    APOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The U.S. Marshals Service says authorities in Mexico have arrested an Oklahoma man who's been missing for nearly two years after an arrest warrant was issued on sexual abuse charges.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share