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  • By Janelle Stecklein CNHI State Reporter

OKLAHOMA CITY — The state Legislature must mandate routine probes into state agencies to ferret out fraud, misuse and mismanagement of taxpayer money, a scathing Oklahoma Multicounty Grand Jury report found.

The Pontotoc County Literacy Coalition will host an open house and recognition ceremony from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. May 30 in the Music Room on the second floor of the Ada Public Library. Light refreshments will be served, and certificates will be presented to volunteers and their students. The p…

McAlester Elite Gymnastics Academy gymnasts traveled to Farmington, Missiouri, May 5 to compete in the AAU Regional Championships. They took two teams comprising 20 gymnasts and came home as the Xcel Gold AAU Regional Champions. Their Xcel Platinum team placed second, just 1.7 points behind …

Ada City Schools was recently named a recipient of a DART Foundation grant that will enable the district to develop Maker Space Engineering Labs at each of its four elementary sites. The $50,000 grant, “DART Foundation iLabs: Spaces for Inspiration, Innovation, and Imagination,” will provide…

Oklahoma News

  • Jeff Mullin | Enid News & Eagle

In case you have been vacationing on another planet, or perhaps you have just climbed out of winter hibernation after spending the past several months in a cave, or maybe you just left your stint as a cloistered nun, a wedding of note took place Saturday.

  • By Joy Hampton | CNHI News Oklahoma

Editor’s Note: This story is the last of a series of articles covering the five-year anniversary of the deadly May 20, 2013, tornado.

  • By David Hillock

When they see the new plants sprouting from the ground, or when that first tomato appears on the vine, gardeners know their efforts are worthwhile. Unfortunately, insects, weeds, plant diseases and other pests can wreak havoc on the garden.

National News

  • HNN Staff

Vigorous lava flows continue to cascade into the ocean in lower Puna, creating large plumes of "laze" — clouds of toxic gas, steam and tiny glass particles — that could force nearby residents to evacuate at a moment's notice, authorities warned Monday. 

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