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Cherokee Nation Expands Casino Operations In Oklahoma, Arkansas

The Cherokee Nation is expanding its casino footprint, applying to build its 10th casino in Oklahoma near Bartlesville and another northwest of Little Rock, Arkansas. The gaming industry is competitive in Oklahoma, with 33 tribes using their gaming licenses. But industry advocates say there’s still room for more. Oklahoma’s Growing Casino Market There are more […]

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Outgoing Tulsa Mayor G.T. Bynum to join Saint Francis Health System | News

TULSA, Okla. — Current Tulsa Mayor G.T. Bynum is set to join Saint Francis Health System as its vice president of community and government affairs after he leaves office in December. Saint Francis Health System President and CEO Dr. Cliff Robertson announced the hiring on Saturday. “G.T. Bynum has been a visionary leader for the […]

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Gov. Kevin Stitt Signs Arkansas River Levee Funding Bill

Governor Kevin Stitt stopped in Tulsa to sign a bill giving more funding for repairs and upgrades to the levees along the Arkansas River. Friday, May 31st 2024, 4:54 pm By: News On 6, News 9 TULSA, Okla. – Governor Kevin Stitt stopped in Tulsa to sign a bill giving more funding for repairs […]

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Tulsa Mayor Speaks Out On Tulsa Immigration Rumors

Tulsa Mayor GT Bynum is speaking out against what he says are false rumors that Tulsa is turning into a “sanctuary city” for illegal immigrants. He posted a statement on Facebook, calling the claims “ridiculous garbage.” One city councilor says he thought some of the rumors were disturbing, and he’s glad the mayor set the […]

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Mayor Bynum Gives Updates On Zink Lake Attraction, Tulsa’s Global District And More

There is a lot going on in Tulsa from construction on the Zink Lake attraction along the Arkansas River, to efforts to address homelessness in the city. Related Story: Tulsa Makes Plans To Open Zink Lake Recreational Area Tulsa Mayor G.T. Bynum joins us at 9 in the morning to talk more about what’s happening […]

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Mayor GT Bynum Discusses Recent Events In Tulsa

There is a lot going on in Tulsa from construction on the Zink Lake attraction along the Arkansas River, to efforts to address homelessness in the city. Mayor G.T. Bynum joins us at 9 in the morning to talk more about what’s happening in the city. Wednesday, February 14th 2024, 7:12 am By: News On […]

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Tulsa Town Hall Features 3 Candidates For City’s Next Mayor

A town hall featuring three candidates who want to be Tulsa’s next mayor is happening on Thursday. The forum in Brookside is open for everyone to attend. The neighborhood and business associations are hosting the first candidate forum of this election, which is at Southminster Presbyterian at 6 p.m. Tim Clark, the President of the […]

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Push to require city to test Arkansas river fails

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) — Environmentalists were dealt a setback in their push for regulations on the Arkansas River. They wanted the OK DEQ to require the city of Tulsa to test the water in the river. “I was not surprised,” said environmentalist Fred Storer. He saw this day coming, but it didn’t keep him from […]

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Mayor Bynum Discusses Recent And Upcoming Events Happening In Tulsa

We are just a few days away from the 6th Annual 918 Day here in Tulsa. Mayor Bynum joined us remotely at 9 a.m. to talk about recent events and proposals in the city. Wednesday, September 13th 2023, 10:11 am By: News On 6 TULSA, Okla. – We are just a few days away from […]

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Oakland mayor boosts disgraced NBA star’s proposed new restaurant

Former NBA player and Sacramento mayor Kevin Johnson (left) and Oakland mayor Sheng Thao in Oakland on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2023. Gabe Fernandez/SFGATE Allegations that Kevin Johnson sexually abused several girls may have derailed his political career, but his rebrand as a restaurant mogul is chugging along. Oakland’s business and political elite were on hand […]

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