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  • 30-day burn ban issued by county

    Rogers County is now under a 30-day burn ban due to near record-breaking drought conditions.

    February 18, 2014

  • Stormwater exemptions may be clarified

    The Claremore City Council will vote on an ordinance Monday, amending the city’s Stormwater System Service Charge that went into effect Jan. 1.

    February 16, 2014

  • City voters extend 1-cent sales tax

    Claremore’s one-cent sales tax has been extended another six years.

    February 11, 2014

  • Attorneys get key card access to judicial quarters

    Rogers County commissioners voted Monday to unanimously  approve the issuing of key cards to members of the Rogers County Bar Association, allowing attorneys quick access to judicial quarters within the courthouse’s third and fourth floors.

    February 11, 2014

  • E911 Center experiences growing pains

    The Rogers County E911 Center is dealing with growing pains with new equipment and staffing levels.

    February 7, 2014

  • Strategic planning Strategic Planning: CIEDA, City discuss future priorities

    Members of the Claremore City Council and Claremore Industrial and Economic Development Authority (CIEDA) met Wednesday night for a strategic planning retreat led by Jeri Koehler, director of Rogers State University’s Innovation Center.

    January 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Park Master Plan Will Rogers Park: City applies for revitalization grants

    With the past summer’s completion of the popular splash pad, the revitalization of Will Rogers Park is off and running. 

    January 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • State Auditor Auditor Jones recommends needs-based budgeting

    Registered Republicans gathered Thursday night at the Northeast Technology Center Claremore campus as State Auditor and Inspector Gary Jones emphasized his suggestion of “needs-based” budgeting to allow for Oklahoma to be more fiscally responsible in the upcoming year and beyond.

    January 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Flanagan-and-Lindelweb.jpg Claremore officials poised for ‘New Day’

    Claremore Mayor Bill Flanagan and City Manager Jim Thomas declared it’s a “new day” during Thursday’s Claremore Chamber’s annual State of the City address.

    January 24, 2014 2 Photos

  • Grand jury to hear more witnesses, evidence

    The multicounty grand jury charged with investigating accusations of misconduct by Rogers County officials recessed Thursday until Feb. 4-6, saying it needed to hear from more witnesses before returning a finding in the matter.

    January 23, 2014