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Tumultuous times for health insurance in Oklahoma

The fate of health coverage for thousands of Oklahomans continues to hang in the balance despite the failure of Republicans to repea… Read more

Pontotoc County in line for possible severe weather tonight

Ada and surrounding communities need to be prepared tonight for the possibility of severe weather. Read more

No artful deal on House showdown over Republican health care plan

WASHINGTON – Shortly after Republican leaders pulled the vote on their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act, House Speaker Paul Ry… Read more


ThunderNotes: Westbrook's triple-doubles and a super weird McDermott autograph story

ORLANDO — There is almost no chance Russell Westbrook misses out on averaging a triple-double at this point. After his 37-point, 13-rebound, 10-assist performance Monday in Dallas, he’s now averaging a league-leading 31.4 points to go with 10.5 rebounds and 10.4 assists. Read more

Asher settles for second in Wayne

WAYNE – The Asher Lady Indians settled for second place Saturday in the Wayne Tournament, dropping a 10-9 decision to Central Marlow… Read more


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Some common brush and weed management mistakes

Rangelands support many species of brush and weeds. The continual increase over years in the number and distribution of brush and we… Read more

Government trying to help Americans

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COLUMN: President Trump’s war with the press

One of the most unsurprising things about President Donald Trump’s first days in office is that it was full of surprises in the voices and images that consumed the national media’s attention. Read more


VASS, Tommy Oct 3, 1941 - Mar 27, 2017

ADA [ndash] Services for Tommy Ray Vass Sr., 75, of Ada are at 2 p.m. Thursday at the First Baptist Church. The Rev. Harold Ware wil… Read more

STRICKLAND, Franklin Jul 31, 1941 - Mar 23, 2017

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DUNN ALKIRE, Linda Sep 20, 1957 - Mar 23, 2017

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Weather Today



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Humidity: 84%
Cloud Coverage: 94%
Wind: SE at 15 mph
Chance of Rain: 100%
UV Index: 0 Low
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Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun Mon
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