• CNHI Oklahoma

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — The Cherokee Nation will begin dispersing its limited supply of heirloom seeds to tribal citizens interested in growing traditional Cherokee crops and plants starting Feb. 1.

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CLAREMORE -- Nathan and Melissa Butterfield of Claremore will be making their way to Washington D.C. to attend Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45th president of the United States.

  • By David Dishman | CNHI News Oklahoma

The Hartshorne Public School Board of Education voted January 9 to hire Jason Lindley as superintendent to replace current Superintendent Mark Ichord, who is retiring at the end of the school year.

  • By James Beaty | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Members of the McAlester community came together at the Mount Triumph Baptist Church in McAlester for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Ceremony.

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A weekend ice storm continues to cause havoc throughout Northwest Oklahoma and the Panhandle.

  • By Fred Katz | Thunder Beat Writer
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LOS ANGELES — They say you can’t see something that isn’t there. But the Thunder intently stared at a void for 48 straight minutes Monday night.

  • By Michelle Charles | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Almost 300 people representing 32 faith communities and the community at large gathered Monday to honor the legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.

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“I will lift mine eyes to the hills, knowing my help is coming from You,” sang a group of OU students and members from the nearby Everlasting Life Baptist Church in the shadow of William Bizzell’s statue, their voices rising above grinding construction noise.

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After he was arrested and charged with violating the Sex Offender Registry Act in November, convicted Norman High rapist Tristen Kole Killman-Hardin will have to plead his case Thursday before Cleveland County District Judge Lori Walkley during a hearing.

  • By Jessica Miller | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Wind energy projects have equaled more than $500 million invested in Garfield County, Enid Regional Development Alliance Executive Director Brent Kisling said during a Rewarded with Wind workshop last week.

  • By Sidney Lee | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Local merchants and city leaders have pointed to online shopping as one of the main reasons Norman and other municipalities across the state have seen a decrease in sales tax collections.

  • By David Hillock | CNHI News Oklahoma

Something we all know about Oklahoma weather is it comes in many forms. Our state has been known to have some very mild winters, as well as a season full of extremes, including an ice storm or two.

  • By LeeAnn Barton | CNHI News Oklahoma

I frequently get surprises in my garden simply because I often forget having planted a bulb or herbaceous perennial in a particular place. On the flip side, I often search for growth signs from corms or bulbs or small plants only to find zilch.

  • By TaNiqua Ward | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is the third leading cause of death in Oklahoma and 15 million Americans have been diagnosed.

  • By Kevin Hassler | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Although analysts project cattle prices to be lower than 2016 for year-over-year averages, several factors are poised to have a significant effect on 2017 cattle and beef markets and may change current price expectations.

  • By Jordan Bishop | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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During the fourth quarter, Rick Wilson was exhausted but he had to get through the pain.

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Does the Democratic Party want to heal itself from a deeply disappointing election season, or do its federal-level politicians just want to prop up the status quo and keep collecting paychecks and perks until voters cast them out?

  • By Grant D. Crawford | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Hollers of "Bingo" ring out fairly often in Tahlequah, and two spots for locals to test their luck, are the Tri-Community (WEB) Association and the Tahlequah Senior Citizens Center.

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All U.S. presidents have the right to appoint members of their cabinets, and they should be able to do so without partisan harassment and preconceived notions. But congressional oversight is also part of the process, and regardless of which party holds sway, the nominees of one president should be treated the same as those of his predecessors.

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What transpired in a Payne County courtroom earlier this week was the least problematic outcome in the case of the woman charged with murder in the fatal 2015 Oklahoma State University homecoming parade crash.

  • Fred Katz | CNHI Oklahoma

Oklahoma City has a good chance to win its next two games. At the very least, it will be favored to do so, even if the couplet is on the road. At Minnesota and Sacramento, respectively, don’t present the biggest challenges of the season. But they do kick off the most difficult stretch of the year.

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The Kaw Nation of Oklahoma, a Native American tribe with about 3,300 members, has made an audacious move the tribe says will change its future, building a hotel complex with a resort and casino on tribal land along Interstate Highway 35, just south of the Kansas border in Braman.

  • Mark Hughes | CNHI Oklahoma
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A renowned guitar player will give free guitar lessons for 10 weeks to anyone who wants to learn.