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Oklahoma flu deaths rise by 5 to 25 thus far
The Oklahoma State Department of Health reports the number of deaths due to influenza this flu season has risen by five.
Fallin proposes election for school safety plan
Gov. Mary Fallin said Wednesday that Oklahoma voters should have a chance to weigh in on efforts to improve school safety in the wake of killer tornadoes last year, suggesting a one-time increase in local bond limits as long as the money raised is used for storm shelters or increased safety on campuses.
Suspect in Weleetka deaths to undergo more tests
A pretrial hearing has been continued until March so more psychological testing can be done on a man accused of gunning down two girls in rural Oklahoma, then killing his fiancee three years later.
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Jan. 29, 2014
Lawmen among three killed in chase
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says two law officers and a suspect have died during a pursuit in western Oklahoma.
Feb. hearing set for doctor facing murder charges
An Oklahoma County judge Thursday scheduled a Feb. 26 preliminary hearing for a former doctor facing murder and drug distribution charges after eight of his patients reportedly died of prescription drug overdoses and another allegedly caused a fatal traffic accident
Family holds out hope for missing teen
More than six months after an Oklahoma teenager disappeared while hiking on a family trip in Ecuador, relatives and friends are still holding out hope that he will be found alive and say they are grateful for the support the Ecuadorian government has provided.
Lawsuit filed over monument
Another lawsuit has been filed challenging the constitutionality of the Ten Commandments monument at the Oklahoma Capitol.
Love’s marks 50th anniversary
Oklahoma-based Love’s Travel Stops plans to open about 30 new stores this year as the company marks its 50th anniversary.
Body found in car submerged in lake
The state Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the body found inside a car submerged in Lake Stanley Draper.
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