Authorities are investigating a "very badly burned male body" that was discovered southwest of Stillwater city limits early Wednesday morning.
Chickens and laying hens may be kept within Edmond city limits after a 5-0 vote Monday evening by the Edmond City Council. Mayor Charles Lamb said the city has heard extensive testimony about the use of urban chickens.
Volunteering to clean up the War Memorial Park is serious business for Oktaha senior Austin Ellison who's enrolled in the service career class at Indian Capital Technology Center.
Wagoner County voters will be asked next week to renew for 10 years a penny sales tax — for the first time since its initial approval in 1988 the request will be broken down to three propositions.
In 1930, Sinclair Lewis became the first American to win the Nobel Prize for literature. Best known for “Main Street,” “Babbit,” and “Elmer Gantry,” Lewis has been dubbed the conscience of his generation. Eighty years later, his works seem oddly prophetic and illustrate that old adage that the more things change, the more they stay the same.
The Cherokee County Student Art Show is giving students a chance to finish their favorite tales however they want, but without the words, using the theme, "Story Beyond the Words."
Under a bright, spring sunshine Monday afternoon, Woodward Mayor Michelle Williamson and City Manager Alan Riffel welcomed guests and citizens of Woodward to a short ceremony and tour of the newly opened City Administration Office Complex located in downtown Woodward.
House Bill 3146 (the Impaired Driving Elimination Act or IDEA Act) went into effect in January of 2016, according to Rep. Mike Sanders, R-Kingfisher. However the impaired driving database that was included in the legislative mandate has only been operational for about a month.
STILLWATER – At least one Stillwater resident seems unfazed by the noticeable scent of chlorine emanating from the city’s tap water since last week.
The event’s festivities will include games, a cake walk, cowboy tales and tricks, No Man’s Land beef jerky, pony rides, and square dancing 2-3 p.m. in the J. E. & L. E. Mabee Foundation Gallery.
Both candidates seeking the Checotah City Council Ward 2 seat said they have an eye on wanting to ensure a strong future for their community for generations to come.
A measure that would end tax credits for all wind-energy generation facility placed in operation after July 1 was referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee.
The Cockadoodle Dominators are dominating at the First Robotics competitions. Now they just need to raise $5,000 by March 29 in order to attend the First Robotics Championship held in Houston, Texas on April 19-22.
Even to the beginning astronomer or the casual night sky watcher, there are at least a half dozen constellations that are easily identifiable based on bright stellar patterns.
Wisteria is a vine with two faces. For some gardeners it makes a stunning display of flowers each spring. Others consider it an invasive, noxious weed. Neither camp is incorrect for wisteria is a plant that must be trained to behave.
It has been well-established for most of my life, I am a No. 1 fan of America’s now 101-year-old National Park Service. When mapping out our next American adventure, I always give special consideration to a location I have yet to experience, and that spot gets even more positive points if it contains one or more members of our special NPS.
"Every bite of food we eat is pollinated by an insect. About 60 to 75 percent of it is pollinated by a honey bee. If we lose them, we are going lose some of our food ..." — Northwest Oklahoma Beekeepers Association President Jimmy Shobert
A duck hunter on the west bank of the Arkansas River discovered a body and notified law enforcement Saturday evening, said Muskogee Police Department Investigator Joe Poffel.
Shipping activity at the Port of Muskogee during the first two months of the year outpaced shipments recorded for the same period in 2016 but remained somewhat sluggish.
One aspect of farming is not fun — the economic side, a fact of which Trent Milacek, area ag economics specialist with the Northwest Area Oklahoma State University Extension service, is well aware.
The Keetoowah Society as an organization was formed in the late 1850s. At its beginning it was composed solely of full-blood Cherokees with a stated goal of protecting Cherokee rights under the various treaties the Nation had signed.
KNOWLES - It is early morning and a light rain, almost not enough to even measure, has changed the smell of thousands of fire ravaged acres from smoke to the acrid scent of a wet ashtray.
This week's podcast includes a special treat, as Tim and Jordan sing a beloved song from "Beauty and the Beast." Jimmy also reviews Kong: Skull Island.
Judge Douglas Harpool on Thursday evening ordered the Joplin School District to pay $1 in damages and to cover the attorney fees for the parent of two district students who won a lawsuit against the district over field trips to Victory Ministry and Sports Complex.
A man with a tri-county record sentenced to a 200-year life sentence in the Oklahoma Department of Corrections (DOC) was found Wednesday unresponsive in his cell.
McAlester resident Mae Bell sees great value in the services provided at J.I. Stipe Recreation Center, including the senior nutrition program that offers seniors a hot and nutritious lunch.
The awards, to be given April 21-22, celebrate the legacy of those whose works in literature, music, film and television reflect the significant stories of the western genre.