Politics

U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe has requested $20 million in federal appropriations to replace Tulsa International Airport’s nearly 60-year-old air traffic control tower. Tulsa World file U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe has requested $20 million in federal appropriations to replace Tulsa International Airport’s nearly 60-year-old air traffic control tower, he said Friday. He said he’s also asked
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“The closure by excavation of the coal ash impoundment is consistent with the 2020 settlement agreement and signed consent order between Department of Environmental Quality, Duke Energy, and community and environmental groups,” according to the department. Plaintiffs in the litigation were Appalachian Voices, Stokes County branch of NAACP, Mountaintrue, Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation, Sierra Club, Waterkeeper Alliance and
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FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – For the first time since Gov. Andy Beshear issued his COVID-19 state of emergency executive order in March 2020, Thursday saw visitors and tourists allowed inside the state Capitol and Capitol Annex buildings. There are some new security measures that have been implemented with the reopening.                                        The doors leading to
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“It is better to retrofit an existing vacant structure and parking field rather than go through the throes of acquiring land, entitling the land for construction, going through architectural and engineering expense, and then the very high cost of vertical construction. “Additionally, the user can be in place much faster than ground-up construction,” Collins said.
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WHAT: Muskogee City Council regular meeting. WHEN: 5:30 p.m. Monday. WHERE: City Council Chambers, third floor, Muskogee Municipal Building, 229 W. Okmulgee Ave. ON TV: Broadcast live on Suddenlink Channel 14. INFORMATION: Those who would like to address councilors during the meeting must sign in at least 15 minutes before the meeting begins. CONSENT AGENDA
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Bryan Makinen will be taking over as the associate vice president for facilities management and safety at Eastern Kentucky University. According to a press release, Makinen will be in charge of the new EKU Facilities Management & Safety Division. He will serve the university’s physical plant, engineering and construction, grounds, structures, and maintenance in addition
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Limestone residents say serenity being disrupted Residents in the Limestone area told Washington County commissioners Monday that a bitcoin mining operation is damaging both the property values and the serenity of their rural community. Craig Ponder, pastor of New Salem Baptist Church, said his congregation and neighbors of the community were being disturbed by the
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