Category: Life

Non-Profits Struggle to Open Sites for Homeless COVID-19 Patients
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Non-Profits Struggle to Open Sites for Homeless COVID-19 Patients

Christopher Krummrich- April 29, 2020

Homelessness organizations across the Oklahoma City metro are collaborating to create alternative-care homeless shelters. “While everyone is at risk of contracting the virus, people experiencing ... Read More

Living Compromised During COVID-19
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Living Compromised During COVID-19

JaNae Williams- April 23, 2020

Globally, life has changed since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, but for those with chronic illnesses and conditions that compromise their immune systems, the ... Read More

Local Funeral Homes Operate Under New Guidelines to Prevent Spread of COVID-19
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Local Funeral Homes Operate Under New Guidelines to Prevent Spread of COVID-19

Brianna Garcia- April 19, 2020

Funeral homes are having to limit attendance at funerals and provide alternative options in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. Matthews Funeral Home & Cremation ... Read More

How Churches in Oklahoma Are Responding to COVID-19
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How Churches in Oklahoma Are Responding to COVID-19

Haley Humphrey- March 28, 2020

Many churches worldwide have canceled their in-person services to combat the spread of novel coronavirus, but some are finding new ways to reach congregations. Over ... Read More

Sunday Liquor Store Sales up for Vote in Seven Counties
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Sunday Liquor Store Sales up for Vote in Seven Counties

Jeff Elkins- February 27, 2020

Case stacks of liquor sit in the foreground at The Wild Turkey in northwest Oklahoma City. In Oklahoma, liquor can only be purchased by the ... Read More

The Mixed Origins of Valentine’s Day Celebrations
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The Mixed Origins of Valentine’s Day Celebrations

Haley Humphrey- February 14, 2020

Sacrifice, blood and death. You’ll most likely never look at Valentine’s Day the same again. The popular holiday for sweethearts has an origin story you ... Read More

BlocWorks Brings Bouldering to Downtown Edmond
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BlocWorks Brings Bouldering to Downtown Edmond

JaNae Williams- February 12, 2020

The revitalization of downtown Edmond is set to reach new heights with the opening of  BlocWorks Climbing Company, a climbing gym, planned for later this ... Read More