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MIDWEST CITY Rose State College officials plan to develop residential housing on the college’s campus. The measure was approved by Rose’s board of regents and is now moving into planning and evaluating stages. The college, at 6420 SE 15th St., has set a target date of August 2015 to offer student housing. It will be the first housing at Rose.

Pay grade

At public institutions beginning this fall, students will see an average 5.2% spike in tuition and mandatory fees for the 2012-2013 academic year, approved by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education in June. The regents report the increase will be an average of $7 per credit hour. This was in response to record enrollments,

Midwest lowdown

W.P. Atkinson saw the writing on the wall that the U.S. War Department likely was going to build a maintenance and supply depot. He began scooping up land north of the proposed site, and on April 8, 1941, the order was signed to set up the depot. The Midwest Air Depot opened, and on March