Tulsa http://kgou.org en Tulsa Preparing For National Gay Men's Blood Drive http://kgou.org/post/tulsa-preparing-national-gay-mens-blood-drive <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">Tulsa's Dennis R. Neill Equality Center and the&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma</font>&nbsp;Blood Institute are teaming up for Friday's National Gay Men's Blood Drive.</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:44:39 +0000 Associated Press 33167 at http://kgou.org Tulsa Preparing For National Gay Men's Blood Drive Top Business Stories: Increased Tax Revenues, HP 'Lands' In Tulsa, And OKC Okays Cabela Incentives http://kgou.org/post/top-business-stories-increased-tax-revenues-hp-lands-tulsa-and-okc-okays-cabela-incentives <p></p><p></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Despite Last Year’s Devastating Tornado, Business Is Booming In Moore.</strong></p><p></p><p></p><p>Sales tax revenues for the first part of the year are 8.7 percent higher than in 2013. In fact, collections grew more than in other metro cities. Norman grew 5.7 percent, and Edmond and Oklahoma City each posted 2.7 percent gains.</p><p>Moore City Manager Steve Eddy said the surge comes from more than just reconstruction.</p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Adam Brooks 32655 at http://kgou.org Top Business Stories: Increased Tax Revenues, HP 'Lands' In Tulsa, And OKC Okays Cabela Incentives No Layoffs Projected In 2014 At Tulsa Airline Hub http://kgou.org/post/no-layoffs-projected-2014-tulsa-airline-hub <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">American Airlines says it will use voluntary buyouts and attrition to avert the need for layoffs this year at its Tulsa maintenance hub.</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 17:20:00 +0000 Associated Press 23659 at http://kgou.org No Layoffs Projected In 2014 At Tulsa Airline Hub License Hearing For Tulsa Dentist Postponed http://kgou.org/post/license-hearing-tulsa-dentist-postponed <p></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">A January licensure hearing for a Tulsa oral surgeon accused of keeping filthy office conditions has been postponed at least until April because an investigation of his practices is still ongoing.</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 14:55:00 +0000 Associated Press 20789 at http://kgou.org License Hearing For Tulsa Dentist Postponed Tax Breaks Add Up For New Macy's Center Near Owasso http://kgou.org/post/tax-breaks-add-new-macys-center-near-owasso <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">Macy's Inc. could receive up to $21 million in tax breaks and incentives for its $170 million order fulfillment center to be built in Tulsa County.</span></p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 14:03:00 +0000 Associated Press 20546 at http://kgou.org Tax Breaks Add Up For New Macy's Center Near Owasso Film Festival Returns To Tulsa Home http://kgou.org/post/film-festival-returns-tulsa-home <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">A film festival that started in&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma</font>&nbsp;and expanded to include cities like New York and Los Angeles is returning to its roots in Tulsa next month.</p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 16:33:39 +0000 Associated Press 17945 at http://kgou.org Film Festival Returns To Tulsa Home Governor, Tulsa Officials Praise Airline Merger Approval http://kgou.org/post/governor-tulsa-officials-praise-airline-merger-approval <p></p><p>Gov. Mary Fallin,&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">Tulsa Mayor Dewey Bartlett and Tulsa Regional Chamber President Mike Neal are praising an agreement that allows American Airlines and US Airways to merge.</span></p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 23:03:00 +0000 Associated Press & KGOU Staff 17043 at http://kgou.org Governor, Tulsa Officials Praise Airline Merger Approval Declining Gas Prices Pump Up A Shaky Economy http://kgou.org/post/declining-gas-prices-pump-shaky-economy In recent weeks, economists have been worrying about the negative impact of the now-ended government shutdown and potential debt crisis.<p>But away from Capitol Hill, the economy has been getting a big boost: Gasoline prices have been declining, week after week. Fri, 18 Oct 2013 11:49:08 +0000 Marilyn Geewax 15531 at http://kgou.org Declining Gas Prices Pump Up A Shaky Economy Judges Tosses Tulsa Oral Surgeon Civil Suit http://kgou.org/post/judges-tosses-tulsa-oral-surgeon-civil-suit <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">An&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma</font>&nbsp;judge has tossed out a lawsuit against an oral surgeon accused of keeping filthy office conditions at his two Tulsa-area clinics.</p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 16:33:24 +0000 Associated Press 15291 at http://kgou.org Judges Tosses Tulsa Oral Surgeon Civil Suit Tulsa Senator Announces Bid For County DA http://kgou.org/post/tulsa-senator-announces-bid-county-da <p></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">A Republican state senator from Tulsa says he plans to run for Tulsa County district attorney in 2014.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">Sen. Brian Crain said he filed campaign documents on Wednesday with the&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma&nbsp;</font>Ethics Commission indicating his plans to seek the post.</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 17:29:00 +0000 Associated Press 13313 at http://kgou.org Tulsa Senator Announces Bid For County DA