Amber Hilberling, who was sentenced to 25 years in prison for pushing her husband out of a high-rise Tulsa apartment window, died in prison Monday, The Tulsa World reports.
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FROM STAFF REPORTSCUSHING -- An oil spill has shut down a street in Cushing, police report.
The spill was along Linwood Street.Read more on NewsOK.com
FROM STAFF REPORTSWELLSTON -- A Blue Alert has been issued in a statewide search for a man who shot two Wellston police officers and then killed two of his relatives Sunday night continued Tuesday.
From Staff ReportsRichard Ryan, co-founder and president of Creative Drug Education and founder of the Center for Personal Responsibility, will be the second speaker of the 2016-17 installment of the Distinguished Speaker Series at 7 p.m.Read more on NewsOK.com
From Staff ReportsThe late Lena Lowery Sawner was inducted posthumously last month into The Oklahoma African American Educators Hall of Fame.
In 1874, Lena Lowery was born in Richmond, Ind.Read more on NewsOK.com
BY PAULA BURKESEmployees may face discipline, termination for talking politics at work
By Thomas Maupin For The OklahomanMOORE — Voters in Moore will be asked to decide propositions on Nov. 8 that would renew an existing sales tax and add curbside recycling to the solid waste program.
From Staff ReportsRegents to meet in OKC
The University of Oklahoma Board of Regents will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the auditorium at the Samis Education Center on the Health Sciences Center campus in Oklahoma City.
From Staff ReportsThe Oklahoma March of Dimes, in partnership with the LeNorman Family, honored 20 nurses with the 2016 Nurse of the Year Awards.
The March of Dimes recognizes nurses who demonstrate exceptional patient care, compassion, and service.Read more on NewsOK.com
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By Henry Dolive For The OklahomanTHE VILLAGE — Despite being landlocked by two bordering cities and Lake Hefner, recent economic activity such as the opening of a supermarket and an upscale convenience store has boosted sales tax collections and helped solidify The Village's overall quality of life, city leaders say.
FROM STAFF REPORTSNORMAN -- A BancFirst branch at 333 12th Avenue SE was robbed about 4:20 p.m. Monday, and law officers are looking for the robber, the FBI reports.
A man approached a teller and presented a note demanding money, the FBI reports.Read more on NewsOK.com
By Pam Olsen For The OklahomanIt was a movie, "The Mummy," that piqued Michelle Carney's interest in the Middle East.
As a fourth-grader growing up in Tulsa, Carney was so infatuated by the action-thriller that she dressed up as the female heroine — an aspiring and adventurous Egyptologist — for Halloween that year.
By Henry Dolive For The OklahomanThe motto of Lions clubs throughout the world is “We Serve,” and that appealed to Alwin Ning nearly 40 years ago as he sought a way to engage in public service.
FROM STAFF REPORTSNORMAN — A centuries-old Latin American holiday that celebrates the lives of departed family and friends will have a modern twist when University of Oklahoma Student Life and the OU Hispanic American Student Association host their version of Day of the Dead.
From Staff ReportsIntegris plans to build several "micro-hospitals" across the Oklahoma City metro area within the next two years, the company said Monday.
The first Integris micro-hospital will open in south Moore in 2018 with at least three other facilities planned to open in different quadrants of metro Oklahoma City soon afterward, Integris spokeswoman Brooke Cayot said.
By Kyle Schwab Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.orgA widower whose pregnant wife was fatally stabbed while prostituting herself in southeast Oklahoma City told jurors Monday they would solicit men for sex through Craigslist as a way to pay bills.
BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESSFAIRVIEW, Okla. (AP) — The third-largest earthquake in Oklahoma was likely triggered by underground disposal of wastewater from oil and natural gas production, the U.S. Geological Survey found in a report issued Monday.
Game wardens are trying to find out who shot and killed an Oklahoma City great horned owl with millions of followers around the world, Fox News reports.
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FROM STAFF REPORTSEDMOND -- Utility work will close lanes at Bryant Avenue and Covell Road from 1 a.m. to 4 a.m. Read more on NewsOK.com
FROM STAFF REPORTSA Texas man died Monday when he was standing by a pickup with a flat tire and was hit by another pickup in Carter County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports.
FROM STAFF REPORTSThere will be sunny skies and a high temperature near 79 degrees Tuesday in central Oklahoma, the National Weather Service reports.
The Oklahoma City forecast follows:
Tuesday: Partly sunny with a high near 79.Read more on NewsOK.com
By Steve Gust For The OklahomanEDMOND — Judy Pendergraft long has been a part of the Edmond school district.
Her career started in 1962, and she's been a receptionist, handled payroll duties, and since 1979, has been the school board clerk.
From Staff ReportsBishop McGuinness Catholic High School students volunteered at the Boys and Girls Club for their senior service project.
They provided an Olympics Day on Wednesday at The Boys and Girls Club for about 400 students in kindergarten through 12th grade.
By Jennifer McClintock For The OklahomanThe Oklahoma City Parks and Recreation Department is channeling the power of the sun to bring USB charging capabilities to park users.
Visitors to Earlywine Park, 3101 SW 119, and Bicentennial Park, 201 N Walker, now can charge their smartphones and other mobile devices using solar-powered charging stations.Read more on NewsOK.com
From Staff ReportsNORMAN — The 2016 Neustadt Festival of International Literature & Culture will be held Wednesday through Friday at the University of Oklahoma.
The festival, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by OU's internationally known magazine, World Literature Today.
McDonald's will host Coffee with Cops events
McDonald's of Central Oklahoma will sponsor the Oklahoma City Police Department's Coffee with Cops program.Read more on NewsOK.com
From Staff ReportsThe Oklahoman will publish free anniversary announcements for Oklahoma couples celebrating 50 years or more of marriage.Read more on NewsOK.com
From Staff ReportsSHAWNEE — Police are treating as a homicide the death of a 91-year-old woman whose body was found on Saturday.
Shawnee police Cpl.Read more on NewsOK.com