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  • Area Deaths 4/8

    COOK, ERVAN J., 92, Tulsa, retired American Airlines employee, died Sunday, April 6, 2014. Private family graveside service 100 a.m., Thursday, Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Rice Funeral Service.

    April 8, 2014

  • Magnitude-4.0 quake rocks Oklahoma

    A magnitude-4.0 earthquake rocked central Oklahoma on Monday, shaking buildings and leaving residents once again wondering what is causing all the seismic activity.

    April 8, 2014

  • Claremore Progress receives bomb threat

    The Claremore Daily Progress received a bomb threat at approximately 3:20 p.m. Monday from an unknown caller.

    April 7, 2014

  • ODOT chief warns of project delays

    Oklahoma’s transportation director says road projects across the state will face significant delays if the Legislature pushes forward with a plan to divert transportation funding to education over the next several years.

    April 7, 2014

  • Walk a mile in her shoes Teams forming now for Safenet’s annual ‘Walk a Mile in Her Shoes’ event

    Rogers County residents have the opportunity to join with others across the nation to bring awareness to domestic violence and sexual abuse. 

    April 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • Blue Starr closing Portion of Blue Starr Drive closes for rail repairs Monday and Tuesday

    A portion of Blue Starr Drive in Claremore will be closed Monday and Tuesday to allow for track repairs, according to a City of Claremore employee.

     

    April 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • Helm’s drill rig: A waste of federal funds

    The $583,910 purchase of a Casa Grande Drill Rig by Rogers County Commissioner Mike Helm has come under fire by Oklahoma State Auditor Gary Jones.

    April 6, 2014

  • Addressing teen drug use

    When Daniel Morris saw a picture of a local drug bust in the news recently, something heartbreaking stood out to him about the people in the image: they looked so young.

    April 6, 2014

  • JM Davis funds for roof State commits $346,200 for improvements

    The Oklahoma Legislature has approved funding for the Capital Improvements Plans and the Fiscal Year 2015 budget, as recommended by the Long Range Planning Commission. The budget includes $346,200 for building improvements for the J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum in Claremore.

    April 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • life flight helicopter Life Flight transports injured man from Claremore

    Claremore firefighters and Pafford paramedics responded to a medical call around 11:45 a.m. Friday, after a man fell two stories while installing windows at a West 18th Street residence.

    April 5, 2014 1 Photo