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7:52 am
Fri May 6, 2011

Center to Shut Down

Tushka, OK – FEMA closing assistance centers in SE Oklahoma

TUSHKA, Okla. (AP) The Federal Emergency Management Agency says residents whose homes and businesses were damaged by the deadly tornado that ripped through Atoka County last month have until Monday to visit the Disaster Recovery Center in Tushka.

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7:43 am
Fri May 6, 2011

Friday Morning News

Tulsa, OK – Hear a recap of this morning's Top Local Stories from KWGS:

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Local & Regional
2:32 pm
Thu May 5, 2011

Child Abuse Death: Two Arrested

David Bridgeman and Paula Najar
Tulsa County Booking Photo

Glenpool, OK – A one year-old girl is dead, the apparent victim of child abuse in Glenpool. Police in Glenpool have arrested two people in connection with the case. Arrested are 28-year-old David Eugene Bridgeman and his girl friend, 21-year-old Paula Najar. Bridgeman is the victim's uncle.

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11:59 am
Thu May 5, 2011

Kids and Hot Cars: Annual Warning

AAA holds news conference to issue warning.
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7:53 am
Thu May 5, 2011

...On the Police Beat

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Tulsa, OK – Two people are in custody after Tulsa Police bust a theft ring from storage facilities. Police say the pair would rent a storage facility and then come back at night with bolt-cutters and cut away locks on other storage doors and the stealing the stuff inside.

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7:50 am
Thu May 5, 2011

Education Reform

Oklahoma City, OK – Grading system coming for Oklahoma schools

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Gov. Mary Fallin has signed bills to institute a letter-grade system for rating Oklahoma schools and end social promotion after the third grade.

Fallin said during a signing ceremony Wednesday the two Republican-sponsored changes to will help schools produce better-educated and more-skilled students.

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7:47 am
Thu May 5, 2011

BUI-Boating Under the Influence

Keystone Lake Dam
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Oklahoma City, OK – Boating under the influence bill goes to governor

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Gov. Mary Fallin's desk in the next stop for legislation that strengthens Oklahoma's law regarding operation of a boat while under the influence.

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7:41 am
Thu May 5, 2011

Thursday's Top Local Stories

Tulsa, OK – Hear a recap of this morning's Top Local Stories from KWGS:

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