Cherokee County Sheriff's Office deputies investigating a shooting death that occurred Thursday morning north of Tahlequah suspect the fatal wound was self-inflicted.
When word of the possible development of a hiking and biking trail system on city-owned land came out, both enthusiasm and backlash began spreading.
On Wednesday morning, the Senate passed House Bill 1020XX, which cut about 2 percent from the budget of all state agencies, over the final months of the fiscal year.
Four design options for the four-lane overpass — slated to be replaced by Oklahoma Department of Transportation in late spring — were presented during a Public Arts Commission of Enid meeting earlier this month.
This year's plan will focus on maintenance projects, "to ensure BNSF continues to operate a safe and reliable rail network," according to the company.
If love is blind, then why is lingerie so popular? The answer to that question has nothing to do with this week’s problem. That is the cross your bishops will have to bear if you nail the solution to this week’s problem. With this less than subtle hint, please try to find how black mates white.
Deputies with the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office have confirmed a body was found Wednesday morning at Tenkiller Harbor, but at this point, they don't believe foul play was involved.
The man was never released from the restraint chair, and restraints were not removed from his arms, legs or body at any time during the recorded period, according to the affidavit.
Social media chatter indicating Keys Public Schools is on "full lockdown" until the end of the semester is inaccurate, according to Superintendent Vol Woods.
Each year, thousands of immigrants in the U.S. go through the steps of becoming a U.S. citizen. For many, the process can seem daunting, but for others, it's worth the cost and the effort.
After a few days of investigation, the office of the District 27 Attorney believes a set of human remains found west of Tahlequah can soon be attached to a name.
Tulsa County Sheriff’s Office officials on Tuesday afternoon reported about a third of the more than 100 dogs, cats, chickens and birds removed from a kennel operated by Marjorie Rosa Satterfield were being returned to their owners.
A 6-month-old baby abducted and who was the subject of an Amber Alert after a domestic disturbance by his armed father was found safe while the suspect father remained at large mid-afternoon Tuesday, said Muskogee County Sheriff Rob Frazier.
About 50 Eastern Oklahoma veterans and Veterans Affairs health care providers met Tuesday night in a town hall setting to work on improving health care provided through the Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center.
NORMAN — Owners of a Norman Airbnb rental operating in a residential neighborhood have agreed to suspend short-term rental of the property as city leaders work on rules and guidelines.
NORMAN — The flu has hit the country hard this year, and Oklahoma is no exception. As hospital visits and deaths mount, public concern about the spread of the virus has intensified.
After preliminary work, Tahlequah Police Department investigators say they are unlikely to recommend charges against a driver who struck a 10-year-old girl Monday evening.
T-1 Jayhawk training aircraft at Vance Air Force Base are slated to receive an upgrade to their electronic systems, part of an $18.5 million contract awarded by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) last week.
During periods of high lake levels, the road leading to a secluded peninsula on the Cardinal Point Recreation Area along the shores of Lake Eufaula is completely covered with water. However, during dry spells the water recedes, making the area reachable by vehicle.
Twelve-year-old Samantha Lively and her family were surprised Tuesday when they were recipients of an all-expense paid vacation to all the theme parks in Orlando, Fla.
As if being featured as the official artist in the Everyone Wins Nominee Gift Bags for 2017 wasn’t enough, Reian Williams was in complete shock when he was asked to return in the same capacity for 2018.
The advisory stems from a forecast of freezing drizzle and periods of heavier freezing rain that could cause minor ice accumulation on trees and power lines; slippery walkways, bridges and overpasses; and travel difficulties, according to NWS.
After the discovery of human remains in Cherokee County, the District Attorney's Office and the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation are asking the public for help with identification.
A beautification project that began in the Depot District appears to have caught fire among volunteer artists and will be spreading into other parts of downtown Muskogee.
There’s nothing like starting the first day of school with new clothes and a new pair of shoes. Some children have not had the opportunity to experience that, and that’s where Assistance League of Norman comes in.
Sen. James Lankford (R-Oklahoma) made waves – TV and internet alike – with his comments on Sunday's edition of "Meet the Press."
WOODWARD — On Monday morning, after controlling a blaze sparked on the windy plains of Northwest Oklahoma, firefighters were babysitting hotspots on the Red Horse Fire near Freedom while Oklahoma Forestry Service agents began the process of mapping the area affected by the fire.
Law enforcement officers and first responders fanned out over land along Lake Eufaula on Monday after the discovery of what has been identified as human bones.
A threat posted on Snapchat Friday by a special-needs student at Keys High School has prompted administrators to step up their efforts to tighten campus security measures.
WASHINGTON — Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has canceled a nearly week-long trip to Israel, agency officials confirmed Sunday.
Oklahoma Labor Commissioner and Norman resident Melissa McLawhorn Houston is a rarity in the Capitol — someone who holds a statewide office who isn’t running for reelection, or some other office, this year.
Strides have been made in the way of pavers and stone for retaining walls and walkways. Larger, flat surfaces such as patios or driveways are often overlooked. They shouldn’t be!
A woman who allegedly embezzled thousands from elderly residents in Woodward has been charged with two felony counts of exploitation of an elderly or disabled adult.
ENID, Okla. — Emmanuel Baptist Church has launched a new ministry to Enid’s Marshallese community, in hopes of building bridges to the Pacific Islanders and increasing their access to social and economic resources.
Oklahoma Commissioners of the Land Office Secretary Harry Birdwell spoke at the Norman Rotary Club on Thursday afternoon, providing an update on the state agency that distributes more than $2 million a year to Norman Public Schools and almost $10 million a year to the University of Oklahoma.
Through With Chew Week, Feb.18-24, is a week-long initiative designed to reduce the use of smokeless tobacco. In support of the event, the Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline, a program of the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust, is reminding Oklahomans of some common triggers and helpful alternatives to smokeless tobacco.