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All of the amoeba-laden tap water discovered in Louisiana was treated the same way Tulsa's water is treated, with chloramine. Results show Tulsa's water had four times the amount of disinfectants in its water than the water in Louisiana, an average of 2 parts per million, exceeding state regulations.
One of Tulsa's largest traffic headaches is just about over, but don't expect to tear through the Inner Dispersal Loop at full speed just yet. Today, the governor, the mayor, and a number of legislators joined state and federal tranportation officials for a ribbon-cutting of the new bridge over the Arkansas River just west of downtown.
Tulsa Police say they are looking for the person responsible for robbing a Family Dollar Friday. It happened Sept.
The city of Tulsa has been awarded a $10 million grant for road and bridge improvements near a planned park and nature area. U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery - or TIGER - on Monday.
According to reports officers responded to Aguirre's residence on Thursday, September 11th, after he called EMSA and reported his son wasn't breathing. Aguirre, 22, said that his son was fine then, all of the sudden, his eyes rolled back in his head and he became limp.
The Oklahoma Department of Transportation held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of some lanes of the Interstate 244 eastbound bridge into downtown. Governor Mary Fallin and other dignitaries were in Tulsa for the ceremony, then after that, a flood of drivers will be headed into downtown Tulsa.
Owasso police arrested a man they say was trying to steal a large utility cable from a pole Monday morning. Police identify the suspect as Robert Crawford Scott, 52, of Tulsa.
An Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper has been arrested for kidnapping and sexual assault, according to OHP. Eric Roberts was taken into custody Monday morning by other state troopers, according to a news release."
Tulsa Public Schools says they've hired a new police chief, the second hired this year. Robert Swain is a former operators commander at the Denver school district.
We've learned Tulsa officers made an unexpected discovery Saturday afternoon while at the Midtown Adult Superstore near 3rd and Elgin. The officers went into the establishment to make sure it was in compliance with city ordinance and state statue.
They have denounced ISIS because not only are they killing innocent people, they're doing it in the name of their religion. There is a verse in the Quaran that says, "If anyone slays a person, it would be as if he slew the whole people."
Police say the man who was arrested for making a false Amber Alert did so to make sure he got his stolen SUV back. His wife informed Tulsa Police just after midnight that the boy - reported to be in an SUV stolen from a gas station at 31st and Yale - was instead spending the night with relatives.
At approximately 11:15 a.m., Tulsa police say a white female in her 20s or 30s went into the store at 6415 E. Pine St. with what was believed to be a gun and demanded prescription drugs from the pharmacy. Police were told the suspect fled the store on foot but police think she may have had a getaway car because a K-9 officer was unable to pick up a scent.
A Tulsa man called for an ambulance - and no police - after allegedly squirting lighter fluid on his girlfriend early Sunday morning. Instead, officers arrived at the home in the 200 block of East Independence Street and arrested Bennie Lee Coman for first degree arson, threatening a violent act and domestic assault and battery.
Tulsans brought out their inner-zombie for the 5K and Fun Run, which were both a part of Rib Crib's Rock 'n Rib Festival at the BOK Center. Throughout various points of the race, the contestants had to eat ribs and drink beer.
New pipeline projects are expanding the size of an Oklahoma crude oil hub that is already one of the most important oil storage facilities in the world. One new pipeline is in operation at the hub in Cushing, another is almost complete and a new project was announced earlier this month when Tulsa-based NGL Energy Partners revealed plans for the Grand Mesa Pipeline, a joint venture with Rimrock Midstream LLC. The Tulsa World reports that the Grand Mesa, which will be open to oil producer commitments starting next week, will be a 550-mile system from Colorado to Cushing.
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Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 01:26 am
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