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The pressures of planning

As spring quickly approaches, the number of events on everyone’s calendar is about to grow significantly. In addition to the upcoming wedding season, people are gearing up for professional events, such as conferences and corporate meetings. Everyone feels the pressures of planning events, but the pressure of staying on budget is all too real for

Tinker to lose 948 positions

“Combat communicators from the 3rd CCG have served the nation in support of combat operations and humanitarian missions across the globe for more than 50 years,” said Col. David Babyak, 3rd CCG commander, in a prepared statement. “The group has been a highly visible force not only in defense of our nation but in the

City budget for upcoming fiscal year set at $919 million

Some city police and firefighting positions that were cut due to budget restraints over the last two years could be restored in the budget presented by City Manager Jim Couch to the city council May 10. Council members received the $919 million proposed budget for the 2011-2012 fiscal year. The general fund portion was proposed