Oklahoma City

$2.2 million grant will fund trials for locally developed cervical cancer drug

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

An Oklahoma cancer researcher may have found the secret to preventing cervical cancer.

Dr. Doris Benbrook, a researcher at the Stephenson Cancer Center in Oklahoma City, has developed a drug that she believes will halt the spread of cervical cancer.

Oklahoma City's RiverSport Rapids, 'revitalized Oklahoma River,' featured on 'CBS This Morning'

Monday, June 6, 2016

"CBS This Morning" aired a five-and-a-half-minute segment Saturday on RiverSport Rapids, the new $45.2 million, 11-acre whitewater rafting and kayaking center along the Oklahoma River, complete with an interview with the Boathouse Foundation's executive director Mike Knopp and before-and-after shots of the river itself.

Criminal justice reform continues locally, statewide

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Both statewide and local criminal justice reform measures continue to gain momentum.

Council approves conceptual design for MAPS 3 Downtown Convention Center

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

The Oklahoma City Council voted Tuesday to approve the conceptual design for the MAPS 3 Downtown Convention Center, moving forward with a vision to create OKC’s “living room” on the edge of the MAPS 3 Downtown Public Park.

Five new attractions promise to deliver big thrills, great views

Thursday, March 24, 2016

The Chicago Tribune recently featured Oklahoma City’s RIVERSPORT Rapids in its Travel section as one of five new international attractions delivering “big thrills and great views."

 

O’Connor: Future innovation

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

One of the most interesting and exciting changes in Oklahoma City in recent years has been the emergence of unique districts throughout the city.

Allegiant adds Oklahoma City route

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Allegiant Air has announced nonstop service  from Oklahoma City to Destin/Fort Walton Beach, Fla. 

Essentials: cowboys, canal walk and steak in Oklahoma City

Friday, February 26, 2016

The Associated Press recently featured Oklahoma City in its Essentials column, and the story ran in publications throughout the country, including the New York Times. By Beth J. Harpaz AP Travel Editor What might be Oklahoma City's best-known attraction is also a reminder of one of its darkest days: the Oklahoma National Memorial & Museum. The site