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Norman's westside drop-off recycling center closes permanently, other locations remain open

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 12:00am

Staff reports

NORMAN — After 25 years of operation, the drop-off recycling center previously located in the Hobby Lobby parking lot on Main Street has closed permanently.

“We deeply appreciate the ability to use the location for many, many years for free,” said Ken Komiske, Norman director of utilities.


Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 12:12am

Bethany Animal Control Shelter, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Achievers: OU student receives American History Award

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 12:00am

Victoria Funk, a doctorate candidate at the University of Oklahoma, has been awarded the American History Award, given by the National Society of Colonial Dames of America in the state of Oklahoma.


7-year-old girl suffers injuries in Cleveland County dog attack Monday

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 1:05pm

Staff reports

NORMAN -- A 7-year-old girl was attacked by dogs Monday in Cleveland County and was hospitalized, a sheriff's spokeswoman reported.

The girl suffered severe injuries and was taken to OU Medical Center about 12:30 p.m., said Joy Hampton, Cleveland County Sheriff's spokeswoman.

The girl was attacked by two mixed-breed dogs belonging to the girl's neighbor who lives on Uncle Bill Lane, located south of State Highway 9 and 180th Avenue SE.

The dogs were taken into custody by Norman Animal Control officers who came to the scene.

The attack remains under investigation Monday, Hampton said.