Gaylord News

Online retailers are creating a strain on local small business owners

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Sierra Sizemore

November 11, 2018

As seen in other chain retailers such as Blockbuster and Toys R Us, the internet is killing local businesses. Sign & Banner Express in Bartlesville, OK is a small, minority-owned business that operates based on custom orders from local clients. Jim Reali and Hanny Basso, co-owners of S&BE, are Oklah...

Firefighters work against obstacles at crash scenes as drivers delay traffic

Sierra Sizemore

November 7, 2018

    Norman firefighters believe social media and curiosity of bystanders play roles in their everyday lives on the job. Drivers or bystanders who take advantage of a scene in order to snap a picture or video, otherwise known as "digital rubberneckers," are an obstacle for first responde...

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