Oklahoma City

OU President sees people as a major reason for Innovation District growth

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

University of Oklahoma Jim Gallogly said that there should be an update in intellectual property laws in his speech at last month’s Greater Oklahoma City Chamber annual Health Center Breakfast.

Omni Hotel breaks ground in Oklahoma City

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Oklahoma's tourism and hospitality continued to gain momentum and inertia as ground has been broken on the Omni Hote

Wine and beer: 792 changes? Not really, but a lot is different

Friday, September 28, 2018

There are a ton of changes big and small in with the new changing of the current liquor laws, and here is what you need to know both big and small.

Staying alive: Can an experimental OMRF drug stop Mike Schuster's brain cancer?

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Mike Schuster has the disease, glioblastoma, that killed Sen. John McCain. He has lived with the disease for three years, longer than most, and has recently decided to try an experimental drug developed right here in Oklahoma.

OKC is a big selling point for paddle sports show

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

OKC's Riversport Rapids surprised and impressed many at the second annual Outdoor Retail show

OKC adjusts judicial processes to cut incarceration

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

The number of people put in jail in Oklahoma City for municipal charges has dropped more than 40 percent since 2015, Police Chief Bill Citty said.

And the number of days that detainees spent in jail declined even more, nearly 55 percent for the same period. The result is a significant economic savings to the city, Citty said.

“A lot of it’s just common sense policing and adjusting our judicial processes,” Citty said. “If you’re keeping people in jail, you’re not improving anything, especially if it’s because they can’t afford to pay and post bail.”

Oklahoma City convention center construction begins this month

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

The Oklahoma City Council on Tuesday awarded a $168.2 million construction contract to Flintco LLC to build MAPS 3 convention center. Financed by the voter-approved, 1-cent MAPS 3 sales tax, the convention center is to open debt-free by June 2020.

Amazon Announces First Fulfillment Center in Oklahoma, Creating More Than 1,500 Full-Time Jobs

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Amazon is putting a fulfillment center in OKC. This fulfillment center will create 1500+ jobs (including 50+ managerial jobs) and should be up and running by the end of 2019.