• By Rachael Van Horn | CNHI News Oklahoma

On Tuesday the trial will begin in the case of a Woodward County man who allegedly shot his wife in the head Aug. 14, 2015 at their home in far northeastern Woodward County.

  • By Sean Rowley | CNHI News Oklahoma
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If treason is a nearly impossible accusation to make stick, a label of loyalty or disloyalty is easier to apply.

There are allegations that Trump demands strict loyalty from all in his administration. But Americans hear public officials and military personnel swear a loyalty to the Constitution: to uphold and defend it.

  • By Caleb Slinkard | Transcript Editor
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Senate Republicans are in the midst of a complicated effort to repeal at least portions of the Affordable Care Act, agreeing to debate a health care bill by the slimmest of margins Tuesday. 

  • By Cass Rains | CNHI News Oklahoma
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ENID, Okla. — Garfield County Sheriff Jerry Niles was back at work Wednesday following the unsealing of indictments Tuesday afternoon that charged six people — including Niles — with felony second-degree manslaughter in the death of an inmate at the county jail last year.

  • By Cathy Spaulding | CNHI Oklahoma
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Eufaula brims with carnival rides, crafts, car shows, horseshoe pitching and poker runs this weekend.

  • By Brigette Waltermire | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Approximately 35 independent films will be shown at the Enid Symphony Orchestr, 301 W Broadway Ave, and genres of the festival are varied. 

  • By Linda Provost | CNHI News Oklahoma

So far, it’s taken almost six months, eight hours a day, five days week to get to the home stretch of a project for patrons at the Duncan Senior Citizens Center.

  • By Sean Rowley | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Since the election of Donald Trump to the presidency, it seems the U.S. electorate is transitioning from hyperpartisan to superhyper.

In the heated climate, a couple of words have been tossed about - "treason" and "loyalty." The t-word is bandied about by some of the left, while some on the right speak of loyalty, particularly to the Republican Party.

  • By Grant D. Crawford | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Meals on wheels has become a popular business model, as cities across the country are seeing more food trucks and temporary vendors fill their streets.

Tahlequah hasn't completely caught on, but a few people in town are trying their best to make their mobile food spots successful.

  • By Wendy Burton | CNHI News Oklahoma

Anyone who has driven through Haskell, ended up with a traffic citation, and have failed to pay — resulting with more fines and possibly a warrant — could be afforded amnesty for any outstanding balance.

  • By Mack Burke | CNHI News Oklahoma
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NORMAN — When Natsuko Oshima went to city hall Monday to attend Norman’s human rights commission meeting, she was looking to get extra credit for class, but as she listened to the commission discuss ways to make Norman a more inclusive and welcoming community, she was pleasantly surprised.

  • By Sarah Nishimuta | CNHI Oklahoma
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Local artist Susan Frech-Sims recently won third place in the International Artist Magazine landscape competition. She entered a piece titled Home, a painting based on a photo she took on Hanks Trail on the way to her mother's house.

  • By Anthony Foreman | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Last Friday as the day turned to dusk, the parking lot of Duncan Regional Hospital filled with over 100 runners who were there to participate in the She is Safe Run to the Dark 5k. The purpose of this annual event, now in its fifth season, is to raise money and awareness for the She is Safe organization. 

  • By Shannon Lynn Arrington and Katherine Farrow | CNHI News Oklahoma The Duncan Banner
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The Stephens County Jail has been put on a 60-day notice by the Oklahoma State Board of Heath. Penalties will vary on a case-by-case basis, but the jail hasn’t been in compliance for quite some time, and according to Stephens County Sheriff’s office personnel, the tone of the letters has changed.

  • By Cass Rains | Staff Writer
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ENID, Okla. — The Garfield County sheriff, jailers and nurses are facing felony manslaughter charges after six indictments were unsealed Tuesday in Enid.

  • By James Beaty | CNHI News Oklahoma
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An attempted first-degree burglary charge has been filed against a McAlester man who police say was shot in the chest by a Vietnam veteran during an attempted break-in at his residence on South Third Street.

  • By Wendy Burton | CNHI News Oklahoma

Despite the recent outpouring of public assistance, a homeless woman remains living under a bridge — halfway between the homeless shelter and the jail, both literally and figuratively.

  • By Joy Hampton | CNHI News Oklahoma
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NORMAN — Nick Lazzaro isn't afraid of the dark — at least not if there are clear skies overhead, and the stars are out.

  • By Cydney Barron | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Congressman Markwayne Mullin feels like he's gotten better at his job since he first took office and can now be more effective for the State of Oklahoma.

  • By Jonita Mullins | CNHI News Oklahoma
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When the Louisiana Purchase was completed by Thomas Jefferson in 1803, the acquisition of millions of acres of sparsely-occupied land opened up many possibilities. Jefferson and other government officials believed that the United States would not need this land for many generations.

  • By Joy Hampton | CNHI News Oklahoma
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NORMAN — Food and shelter are basic necessities for human survival, but in Norman nearly 200 people are chronically homeless and between 2,500 and 3,000 are precariously housed, all of them scrambling to meet basic needs on a daily basis.

  • By D.E. Smoot | CNHI News Oklahoma

Exasperation about the maintenance and division of duties at Love-Hatbox Sports Complex resurfaced during the discussion of management fees assessed by a third-party management company.

  • By Wendy Burton | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Muskogee's part in the upcoming National Night Out has been expanded — the "Okies Neighborhood Night Out" will be five events this year, organizers said.

  • By D.E. Smoot | CNHI News Oklahoma
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City councilors will revisit on Monday a proposal to extend for six months a contract with a consultant who reportedly has been working with investors who plan to invest nearly $6 million in downtown Muskogee.

  • By Jeff Mullin | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Thanks to the generosity of a World War II veteran and prisoner of war, plus a little luck, construction is expected to begin next year on a new terminal for Enid Woodring Regional Airport.