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  • Medieval Fair show makes autistic teenager’s dream reality

    Medieval Fair show makes autistic teenager’s dream reality0

    • May 7, 2017

    For the first four years of Sierra’s life she didn’t speak a word. Her autism kept her disengaged from the world around her, until, that is, the tiny girl with wispy blond hair saw the mermaids at the Norman Medieval Fair. The sight of the mermaids drew out her first words: “The magic.” And from

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  • Inside an Oklahoma City Bombing Survivor’s Story0

    • April 26, 2017

    There are stories that in crazy moments time moves in slow motion. At 9:02 a.m., she felt hot wind hit her face. It was so fast it was like riding a motorcycle with hair being pulled back. She remembered thinking it was a gas explosion from the gas problem from the week before. Then, she

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  • There is no Planet B: Oklahomans March for Science

    There is no Planet B: Oklahomans March for Science0

    • April 23, 2017

    “Hey ho, ho hey, don’t defund the EPA! Hey ho, ho hey, don’t defund the EPA!” The chant rang out over the crowd. People young and old waved signs and posters. Dogs weaved in and out of the group, eagerly pulling on their leashes. Excited children ran ahead of their parents. The march was underway.

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  • Relax Inn on Route 66 Provides Simple Life0

    • April 22, 2017

    The Tamakuwala family owns the Relax Inn that is located on historic Route 66 in Vinita, Oklahoma. Throughout the calendar year many travelers embark on the classic American highway known as Route 66. Route 66 allows travelers to experience quaint and simple small towns. Chetan Tamakuwala, owner of the Relax Inn Motel in Vinita, Oklahoma,

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  • Balancing Work and School: Local Café Owner Does It All0

    • April 22, 2017

    Owning and operating a local business is hard enough on its own. Add being a full-time graduate student to this equation, and you have the rigorous life of Chris Le, owner and general manager of the Coriander Café. Tightly fit into the corner of Buchanan Avenue and White Street, the Coriander Café is a Vietnamese

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  • Residential Colleges Seek Residents

    Residential Colleges Seek Residents0

    • April 22, 2017

    Students at the University of Oklahoma fail to be dazzled by the university’s new upperclassmen housing option and its promise of upscale accommodations and a devoted academic community. Deterred by the model’s hefty price tag and resemblance to the freshman dorms, many students have opted to commute in favor of housing with additional amenities and

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