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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.

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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.

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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 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.

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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.

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During the fourth quarter, Rick Wilson was exhausted but he had to get through the pain.

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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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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.

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A renowned guitar player will give free guitar lessons for 10 weeks to anyone who wants to learn.

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Before even taking office, Republicans in the House of Representatives tripped a land mine when on Jan. 2 they voted 119-74 behind closed doors to place the responsibilities of the Office of Congressional Ethics under the U.S. House Ethics Committee, essentially putting the “independent” OCE under House control.

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A man accused of killing his brother-in-law at a Tahlequah home in 2015 pleaded guilty late Thursday afternoon to first-degree manslaughter and told a judge he "did it."

  • By Tanner Holubar | CNHI News Oklahoma

Oklahoma State University continues to make a point to bring entertaining acts to Stillwater for the community’s enjoyment. The latest production to make the stop at OSU is Split Knuckle Theatre’s production of ‘Endurance,’ the first and only theater production to be hosted by OSU Allied Arts during the season. 

  • By Grant D. Crawford | CNHI News Oklahoma

The Cherokee Nation's Roads Program has made a conscious effort to improve the quality of passage for the roads less traveled in Cherokee County and surrounding counties for years.

  • By Sean Rowley | CNHI News Oklahoma

Ranching interests, who say the Obama administration has applied protective measures with little regard for land management, also await the swearing in of Trump, expecting there will be a change of direction.

  • By Rachael Van Horn | CNHI News Oklahoma

There is still a lot to be learned about the personality of this newest winter storm Jupiter that is bearing down the plains states, including Oklahoma. But one thing's for sure, people in Woodward and surrounding areas, including the Panhandle, need to be prepared, said Woodward Emergency Manager Matt Lehenbauer.

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SUMMIT — State transportation officials plan to look at ways to address safety issues at the U.S. 69 and Oktaha Road intersection, but it could take some time before a fix is in place. 

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The man who was the voice of Muskogee at KBIX radio for 20 years died at St. John Medical Center in Tulsa.

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A commemoration of the life and contributions of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. scheduled Sunday will provide students of all ages an opportunity to show off their artistic and oratorical skills.