Here are some links to local resources I look to for information and entertainment. In other words, when asked what resources inform my worldview, these are some things I might mention…
Oklahoma Gazette – Oklahoma City’s independent weekly magazine
The Journal Record – Oklahoma City business and government news
OKCTalk – Message and discussion board for all things OKC metro
Oklahoma News Report – Nightly news from OETA
KGOU – NPR affiliate heard in Norman and Oklahoma City
KOSU – NPR affiliate heard in Stillwater and Oklahoma City
theSPYfm.com – The independent sound of Oklahoma City
OSCN Law Library – Online Oklahoma legal research starts here
Oklahoma Legislature – Bill tracking and more
OK.gov – Official website of the State of Oklahoma (with links to state agencies)
OKC.gov – Official website of the City of Oklahoma City (with links to City services)
OKPolicy – Oklahoma Policy Institute blog and resources relating to Oklahoma economic policy
OKonomics – Blog of UCO Economist Mickey Hepner
Greater OKC Chamber of Commerce – Official website of the Greater OKC Chamber
Oklahoma Democratic Party – Official website of the ODP
Oklahoma Republican Party – Official website of the Oklahoma GOP
Other Interesting Local Stuff
Okay City – A blog by my friend and local author Nathan Gunter
u-out.net – An OKC film blog. Good reviews and analysis.
The Lost Ogle – OKC’s
obscure local social blog
Daily Thunder – Great site for all things OKC Thunder
Oklahoma Women’s Network – Networking for social change and women’s empowerment
Carless in OKC – The ups and downs of a greener and simple(ish) life.
Deluxe Indie Craft Bazaar – Connecting local artist and artisans; annual show.
How can I get local?
Keep it Local OK – Dedicated to promoting the locally owned and independent businesses that make Oklahoma great.
MIO Coalition – Promoting brand awareness and consumer loyalty for Oklahoma food products.