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All Claremore Animal Shelter dogs will be outside Petsense in Claremore Saturday from 12-3 p.m. for National Clear the Shelters Day. All dog adoptions will be half price in an effort to give pets a forever home with their forever families.

INOLA — The Inola Board of Trustees voted Monday to increase the water rate for administrative overages by 2 percent.

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The Cherokee Nation presented Inola a $50,000 grant for its water meter replacement project Monday.

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The friendliest face out of many friendly faces at the Claremore Community Center retired Thursday. Sue Payne has worked for the city of Claremore for 10 years, the last seven serving as administrative assistant in the department of parks and recreation.

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Approximately 500 households scattered across the city Claremore lost power Sunday due to wind gusts knocking debris into power lines and poles, said Todd Rue, operations supervisor of Claremore Electric. The first outage was reported at 4:10 p.m. and crews worked for four hours to restore p…

In Monday’s meeting of the Claremore City Council, shortly after Electric Utility Director Larry Hughes and his crew were lauded for working 24 hours straight restoring power following a recent storm, Ward 4 Councilor Will DeMier brought up an email exchange that occurred between himself and…

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Sheriff Scott Walton said he took an oath to uphold the letter of the law. This week he said he's happy to hear that the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is doing the same.

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Generation Z, the group of people 23 to 12 years old, are said to be digitally native, because few remember a time before cell phones and internet access. But for many of these youngsters there is a space where they have to be disconnected — the classroom.

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Pafford Medical Services runs six ambulances out of Claremore that cover all of Rogers County and provide assisting mutual aid to surrounding communities.

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Owners of the Franklin had to 86 the burger idea and forge ahead with plans for office space instead.

Oklahoma GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) is a federally funded program administered by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education that partners with 24 school districts and six community colleges across the state to provide college preparation …

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Rogers County Commissioner Ron Burrows says the county plans to cut the Inmate Trash Service along highways, to close four out of five free dumping sites and to put a hold on all new road projects until a new funding source can be found to replace the one cent sales tax that expires in September.

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Rogers County’s first responders are looking for citizens to support their efforts through blood donation with Oklahoma Blood Institute. Those who give at the Boots & Badges blood drive on Thursday, August 9th & Friday, August 10th, will provide blood needed to save local lives, such…

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As of Tuesday, all public housing agencies in the U.S., which includes multi-family and low-income housing, are smoke free.

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The Inola Board of Trustees spoke for 10 minutes Monday on the possibility of changing several residential streets across town from 25 to 15 miles per hour.

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Drowning is the leading cause of death for children 1 to 4 years old, not including birth defects, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. For people aged 1 to 14, fatal drowning remains the second-leading cause of unintentional injury-related death behind motor vehicle crashes.

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Claremore residents are curious about what’s being developed next to Cotton Patch, the relatively new restaurant in Claremore.

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Lakes are more popular than splash pads. It’s a fact. Backed by math and meta data.

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The classic rock and country ballads of the 60s, 70s and 80s, audible along main street Thursday night, are a far cry from the Air National Guard Band of the Southwest’s orchestral, patriotic standards at the last Food Truck Thursday.

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Friday, Aug. 3, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the Aug. 28 Regular Runoff Primary Election, Rogers County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today.

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Jenni Bruner, 30, is days away from leaving her husband and three kids for a year in order to serve the U.S. in the Middle East.

“Charlie” is an incredibly social and playful 9-month-old bird dog mix. He was found at large in the summer heat and brought in to the shelter by a kind stranger. He gets along great with other dogs and loves to run. Every dog adoption comes with a free dog house, as seen in picture, while s…

Do you or a family member have diabetes? Would you like to learn helpful ways to control your glucose levels? If so, plan to attend the Live Well, Eat Well, Be Active, With Diabetes (L.E.A.D.) seminars. Rogers County OSU Cooperative Extension Service is offering the L.E.A.D. workshop.

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It's a musical that has captivated theater-goers for generations–with a special Claremore connection.

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Rogers County was put under an air quality health advisory warning Thursday by the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality for potentially irritating levels of Ozone (O3) in the air.

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The Claremore Public Works Authority voted Monday to pay Sapulpa Digging, Inc. $422,722 to complete the Valley View Drive sewer replacement project.

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L.J. Self, 90, is a retired mechanic who likes to stay active, fishing and walking the trails around Claremore Lake. A day pass to fish on Claremore Lake costs $2, annual permits are $10. City of Claremore utility customers are free with a recent utility bill.

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Rogers State University and East Central University are partnering to host a one-day “academic boot camp” on July 17 in Claremore that will provide a one-stop opportunity for veterans to get information about career and educational opportunities.

The goal of the RoCo Readers program is to promote a love of literacy and self-confidence in young readers—but they need a little help doing it.

Dr. Alexandra Kloeck specializes in a wide range foot ailments (bunions, hammertoes, fractures of the foot and ankle, flatfoot reconstruction, high arches, ankle pain, plantar fasciitis, fungus, ingrown nail, sports medicine, foot and ankle sprains, achillies ruptures, congenital deformities…

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Owasso fifth through seventh grade students from the Rejoice Christian School Summer Camp visited the Rogers County Election Board Wednesday for an in-depth lesson in government and civic responsibility.

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A petition signed by over 1,000 Claremore residents is awaiting review by the Rogers County Election Board after being submitted for the second time June 27.

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