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  1. More Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Two Owasso Republicans have filed for a Tulsa-area state Senate seat vacated by a former senator who has pleaded guilty to federal charges. The three-day filing period for the seat vacated by former two-term Sen. Rick Brinkley will continue through Wednesday at the Oklahoma State Election Board in the basement of the state Capitol.

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  2. 2 Owasso Republicans file for Tulsa-area state Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Two Owasso Republicans have filed for a Tulsa-area state Senate seat vacated by a former senator who has pleaded guilty to federal charges. The three-day filing period for the seat vacated by former two-term Sen. Rick Brinkley will continue through Wednesday at the Oklahoma State Election Board in the basement of the state Capitol.

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  3. Folds of Honor and golf facilities nationwide to celebrate Patriot Golf Day on September 4-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | PGA.com

    OWASSO, Oklahoma, August 28, 2015 This Labor Day weekend, golf facilities across the country invite golfers to hit the links to celebrate Patriot Golf Day, the primary fundraiser benefiting Folds of Honor, a nonprofit organization that provides educational scholarships to children and spouses of fallen and disabled veterans. Open to golfers across the country, Patriot Golf Day will take place from September 4-7.

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  4. Customers blast PSO's smart meter opt-out fees at Oklahoma Corporation Commission hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NewsOK.com

    ... charge of $38.84 and no monthly fees. Among the customers speaking against the smart meters was Joe Esposito, an Owasso resident who intervened in PSO's earlier case on smart meters. Esposito said the commission should study related costs involved ...

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  5. Owasso Athletics Partner With Folds Of HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Each of Owasso's teams will wear the Folds of Honor logo, a foundation that gives scholarships to children of families killed or wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan. "We already are very proud of the name on the front of our jersey, but we want to have the Folds of Honor on there and not only be proud of what they do but to honor them and the men and women of the service and those of them that aren't with us anymore," explained Owasso Athletic Director Zach Duffield.

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  6. Man Charged With Owasso Baby's Death Booked Into Tulsa JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A man charged with child abuse murder in the death of an Owasso girl is back in Tulsa. Brandon Wade Nordstedt was returned to Oklahoma after being arrested in Kansas last week.

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  7. The Latest: State senator accused of defrauding nonprofitRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | KAUZ

    ... worked for 15 years. The leader of the Oklahoma Senate says federal charges against Republican Sen. Rick Brinkley of Owasso are serious crimes that call for his immediate resignation. Republican Senate President Pro Tem Brian Bingman of Sapulpa ...

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  8. Job fair to fill over 1,000 positions at fulfillment centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Fox 23

    From 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tulsa, the Cherokee Nation will host a hiring fair for the Macy's Fulfillment Center in Owasso. Interested applicants can pre-apply online at www.macysJOBS.com .

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  9. 13-Year-Old Shot in Head, Police in Standoff with SuspectRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    A man wanted for the July death of a 10-month-old Owasso girl has been arrested in Kansas. Owasso Police Chief Scott Chambless says the suspect was arrested Thursday in Hutchinson, Kansas.

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  10. Oklahoma man wanted in child's death arrested in KansasRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Owasso Police Chief Scott Chambless says the suspect was arrested Thursday in Hutchinson, Kansas. Court records do not show that formal charges have been filed.

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  11. Man Charged In Owasso Baby's Death To Be Returned To Tulsa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    An Owasso man is in jail in the death of a 10-month-old Owasso girl, waiting to be extradited to Oklahoma from Kansas. Hutchinson Police and U.S. Marshals arrested Brandon Wade Nordstedt at a relative's house around 10 p.m. Thursday, authorities say.

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  12. Arrest Made in Owasso Infant's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    A man wanted for the July death of a 10-month-old Owasso girl has been arrested in Kansas. Owasso Police Chief Scott Chambless says the suspect was arrested Thursday in Hutchinson, Kansas.

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  13. Oklahoma Senator Pleads Guilty to Fraud, ResignsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Courthouse News Service

    An Oklahoma state senator on Thursday admitted stealing $1.8 million while leading the Better Business Bureau and filing a false tax return. Ricky L. Brinkley, 54, of Owasso, Oklahoma, pleaded guilty to five counts of wire fraud and one count of subscribing to a false tax return in Tulsa Federal Court on Thursday morning, and immediately resigned as senator for the 34th District, which includes Tulsa.

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  14. Broken Arrow Students Go Back to SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... were called to an apartment complex for an unresponsive baby. "She passed away from traumatic brain injury," said Owasso police chief Scott Chambless.Thursday, on what would have been her first birthday, an arrest warrant for first degree murder was ...

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    Thursday Aug 20 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... were called to an apartment complex for an unresponsive baby. "She passed away from traumatic brain injury," said Owasso police chief Scott Chambless.Thursday, on what would have been her first birthday, an arrest warrant for first degree murder was ...

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  16. Gambling habit helped contribute to former state senator's downfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | NewsOK.com

    ... ATMs from different casinos, Vegas trips, things of that nature," Williams said at a news conference. Brinkley, R-Owasso, has been a senator since November 2010. He resigned from the Senate on Thursday by letter, effective immediately. Brinkley got ...

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  17. Community Remembers 10 Month Old; Owasso Police Search For KillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Community Remembers 10 Month Old; Owasso Police Search For Kille - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com Emmy O'Rourke died two months ago, but murder charges were filed Thursday - the same day a vigil was held for the child. A group gathered outside the police station to remember Emmy and celebrate her birthday - she would have been 1 year old.

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  18. Lawmaker resigns, enters guilty plea on criminal chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... senator recently spent two months at an inpatient treatment facility for a gambling addiction. He says Brinkley, of Owasso, also used the money from the Better Business Bureau to pay his personal mortgage and swimming pool repairs. United States ...

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  19. The Latest: State senator accused of defrauding nonprofitRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... worked for 15 years. The leader of the Oklahoma Senate says federal charges against Republican Sen. Rick Brinkley of Owasso are serious crimes that call for his immediate resignation. Republican Senate President Pro Tem Brian Bingman of Sapulpa ...

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  20. Senator Brinkley pleads guilty to wire fraud, tax evasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | KSWO

    Oklahoma State Senator Ricky L. Brinkley pleaded guilty Thursday to fraudulently obtaining more than $1.2 million dollars from the Better Business Bureau and subscribing to a false tax return. Brinkley, 54, of Owasso, Oklahoma, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Court Judge Claire V. Eagan to five counts of wire fraud and one count of subscribing to a false tax return.

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