Tulsa Red Cross issues urgent call

BloodDrive1 The American Red Cross in Tulsa is facing a looming shortage of the blood types most needed by patients and is calling on eligible donors with O negative, B negative and A negative blood to give now to prevent an emergency situation. Blood donation appointments can be quickly and easily scheduled by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS.

Overall blood donations in the Red Cross Southwest Blood Services Region have been approximately nearly 500 fewer per month in June and July this year than the previous 10 months of the year. When demand for the most needed types begins to outpace donations, the Red Cross alerts donors to help restock the shelves.

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Santorum: An immigration policy to reward

ImmigrationFamilyTulsaIf the last few weeks have proven anything, it is that bombast trumps substance. Literally.

The national media’s infatuation with Donald Trump and his “blunt” rhetoric, particularly regarding illegal immigration, has been wall-to-wall. Lost has been the broader issue of immigration and its impact on America – namely the American worker.
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Obama’s EPA imposes poverty on the people

BarackObamaCountry2The latest overreach by Obama’s regulators is guaranteed to impoverish Americans at all levels and trample, once again, on the Rule of Law.

Oklahoma officials are pushing back and assert that the finalization of the Clean Power Plan as announced by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will not stand.

U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), chairman of the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee, released the most detailed statement Monday in response as Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, Sen. James Lankford, Governor Mary Fallin and others take strong positions on Obama’s abusive environmental decree designed to rape the economy.

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Tulsa Oilers announce affiliations

OilersLogoExactly a week and a day after announcing a new coach, the Tulsa Oilers wasted little time in obtaining an affiliation in both the National Hockey League and the American Hockey League.

The Tulsa Oilers will be affiliated with the Winnipeg Jets of the NHL and the Manitoba Moose of the AHL.

“We are thrilled to enter into this partnership with the Jets and the Moose,” said Taylor Hall, General Manager of the Oilers.  “Both teams are first-class organizations that share our commitment to winning and not only is this an exciting day for our fans, but it is also an important day for our players who want to continue their development and succeed at the next level.”

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Murder charges filed in deaths of Broken Arrow family

Tulsa County District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler

Tulsa County District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler

TULSA: Five First-Degree Murder charges were filed today against Robert Davis Bever, 18, and Michael John Bever, 16, in the stabbing deaths of their parents and three siblings at their Broken Arrow home on July 22. Robert and Michael Bever were also charged with Assault and Battery With Intent to Kill for multiple stabbings of a 13-year-old sister who survived the attack.

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