Local & Regional
11:12 am
Wed January 19, 2011

Preliminary Hearing in Triple Murder

Oklahoma City, OK – OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) A man accused of killing a prostitute featured on the HBO reality series "Cathouse" and three other people will be in an Oklahoma County courtroom for his preliminary hearing on first-degree murder charges.

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Local & Regional
8:54 am
Wed January 19, 2011

Oklahoma Quake

Oklahoma City, OK – OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded a 2.6 magnitude earthquake near Wellston in central Oklahoma.

No injuries or damage is reported.

The U.S.G.S. reports the quake was recorded at 8:53 p.m. Tuesday about two miles southwest of Wellston and about 28 mile northeast of Oklahoma City.

Geologists say earthquakes of magnitude 2.5 to 3.0 are generally the smallest felt by people.

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Local & Regional
7:59 am
Wed January 19, 2011

Chamber has New Chief

A full house for the Chamber of Commerce Luncheon
KWGS News Photo

Tulsa, OK – The new head of the Tulsa Chamber of Commerce says Tulsa is poised to grow. Doctor Gerry Clancy says Tulsa's past investments are paying dividend.

He says Tulsa's push for priorities at the state legislature has also paid-off and he expects Tulsa's One-Voice program to continue.

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Local & Regional
7:49 am
Wed January 19, 2011

Snow on the Way

Tulsa, OK – THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ADJUSTED THE TIMING OF
THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY AND IT IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS
EVENING TO 6 PM CST THURSDAY...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...
* IN OKLAHOMA...CHEROKEE...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...
WAGONER...TULSA...ROGERS...MAYES...PAWNEE...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...
CRAIG...NOWATA...PITTSBURG...SEQUOYAH...MCINTOSH...MUSKOGEE...
LATIMER AND HASKELL. IN ARKANSAS...CRAWFORD...SEBASTIAN AND
FRANKLIN.

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Local & Regional
7:48 am
Wed January 19, 2011

School Board About Face

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Tulsa, OK – A good faith effort that changes will be made at the state level. With that the Tulsa School board votes to reverse its stance of special needs scholarships to students.

Special needs educator Jennifer Vaught says the students need a special learning environment, often more than what the public schools can offer

The vote was unanimously by the school board last night

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Local & Regional
7:44 am
Wed January 19, 2011

Wednesday Morning's Top Local Stories

Tulsa, Ok – Hear a recap of Wednesday morning's Top Local Stories:

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StudioTulsa
7:52 pm
Tue January 18, 2011

Soon to Speak at TU: Professor William Eskridge of Yale Law School

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Local & Regional
10:44 am
Tue January 18, 2011

Leonard Shooting

KWGS News File Photo

Bixby, OK – Tulsa County Sheriff's Deputies are busy investigating an evening shooting south of Bixby in Leonard. A man and woman were shot in the yard last night by a man who came out of the woods.

The man was killed and the woman was airlifted to the hospital. There is no known relationship between the couple and the shooter.

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Local & Regional
7:58 am
Tue January 18, 2011

Tuesday's Top Local Stories

Tulsa, OK – Hear a recap on the Top Local Stories from KWGS:

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Local & Regional
7:50 am
Tue January 18, 2011

School Board Reversal

Tulsa, OK – The Tulsa School Board meets tonight to consider reversing its policy on scholarships for special needs students to private facilities. T

he board had previously voted not to follow a new state law, claiming it was unconstitutional. Tulsa Democrat lawmaker Jabar Shumate hopes the board changes its position.

Some districts felt the law was unconstitutional and the first step toward school vouchers.

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