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 By Patti Poteete    Columns    April 22, 2021 

Threading The Mouse Trap Properly

Don't freak out; we have a mouse in the house. My first inclination is to scream Eek! while...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    Columns    April 22, 2021 

Can You Guess The Morel Of This Story?

Yesterday, I walked three miles through the woods. I was on the hunt for a small, elusive treasure...

 

Senate Notes

Last week in the Senate, we debated and considered around 125 House bills on the floor. We're...

 

Capitol Report

With all the concern about the impending high utility bills from February's winter storm that we...

 

Senate Notes

I'm pleased that one of my bills addressing an important health care cost issue has now been...

 
 By Arthenia Haney    Columns    April 22, 2021 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

If you were going to receive a stimulus from the government, you should have gotten it by now. Here...

 

There's A Dark Side To Improved Vision

I experienced one of the miracles of modern medical science a few weeks ago - and let me tell you,...

 

Bill Will Help Deal With Mental Issues

Last week the Senate Legislature completed House bills in the Senate committees, passing nearly 325...

 

Capitol Notes

The Legislature's deadline to pass bills out of committee in the opposite chamber was last week....

 

Film Industry Enjoying State Incentive Program

By SEN. ROGER THOMPSON Oklahoma Senate Appropriations Chair  For years, we've worked to expand and...

 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

Here are seven benefits for seniors who are over 60 years old and want to become members of the...

 
 By Patti Poteete    Columns    April 8, 2021

A Bearless Camping Trip In Colorado

"Blah blah blah, food, blah blah, bears, blah ... so make a lot of noise." I stopped walking....

 

Redistricting Looms As Major Hurdle

We have one last week of committee work on House bills. The Senate closed on Good Friday in...

 

Capitol Notes

House committees are in full swing again, and the deadline to pass Senate bills out of their House...

 

Senate Notes

We had a tough vote last week on an education funding formula reform bill. The bill is simply aimed...

 

Sterling Details The Progress Of Some Bills

I wanted to provide a couple of updates that are going on in the House. House Speaker Pro Tempore...

 

Senate Notes

Beyond writing and voting on legislation and the budget, the Senate also has an additional...

 

Senate Notes

There are two more weeks to work on House bills in committee, and for that reason, the agendas are...

 

Capitol Notes

After the Legislature's deadline two weeks ago to pass bills through the chamber they originated...

 

All She Wants Is A Professional Haircut

It's been more than a year since I've gone shopping inside a store. Online doesn't count. I social...

 

Senate Working On 420 Bills From House

We're in the 8th week of session and have returned to our committees to start working on House...

 

Guest Column: Donald Rominger Jr., Part II

Part II Believing that the Tulsa "Negro" population was in revolt, Tulsa- based State Militia and...

 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

There is still no decision made about when the Senior Center will reopen for in house meals. Until...

 
 By Nick Lazzaro    Columns    March 25, 2021

Night Sky Report

March didn't bring much in the way of clear skies for those of us wanting to get some good viewing...

 
 By Alex Sloan    Columns    March 18, 2021

Gotta Love Those Spring Boat Repairs

As regular readers of this column are aware, fishing is one of my favorite pastimes, and boating is...

 

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