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  • Grand Jury signatures UPDATE: 7,711 signatures filed for Grand Jury probe

    Sponsors of a citizens petition drive for a grand jury investigation of District Attorney Janice Steidley, three of her assistants and two county commissioners turned in 7,711 signatures Wednesday to Rogers County Court Clerk Kim Henry.

    October 2, 2013 1 Photo

  • RCIDA could feel pay raise pinch

    County funding to the Rogers County Industrial Development Authority, (RCIDA) could decrease if the commissioners decide Monday to reallocate sales tax funding.

    September 27, 2013

  • Grand Jury supporters gathering signatures

    Grand Jury petition organizers are in the second week of collecting signatures and are one-third of the way to reaching their goal.

    September 12, 2013

  • Law officers want OSBI investigation of DA UPDATE: Police officials want state investigation of DA Steidley

    Officers from nine law enforcement agencies are asking the State Bureau of Investigation to launch a criminal probe of District Attorney Janice Steidley and members of her staff.

     

    September 4, 2013 1 Photo

  • Technology will assist sign maintenance

    Rogers County Commissioners approved Monday the purchase of a Road Vista Retroreflectometer to measure reflectability of signs throughout the county.

    September 4, 2013

  • Commissioners limit focus on grand jury

    Despite a pending grand jury petition, business continued as usual Monday at the weekly Rogers County Commissioner’s meeting.

    September 4, 2013

  • petition rally Rally draws petition supporters
    More than 200 residents gathered Saturday morning to support a grand jury petition in Rogers County.
    Petition sponsors enlisted volunteers and took signatures during a rally at the Lynn Riggs Gazebo Park in Claremore.

    September 1, 2013 2 Photos

  • Grand jury petition shows chasm between law officers, DA

    Sheriff Scott Walton and five other citizens are collecting signatures in hopes of forcing a special grand jury to investigate the actions of a half-dozen county officials, including the district attorney.

    September 1, 2013

  • Schools receive preliminary test scores

    Student test scores were released to Rogers County school districts this week as part of the A-F report cards, which include district grades for the state. 

    August 30, 2013

  • Kirt Thacker Thacker pledges to sign grand jury petition

    Two county officials say they welcome the scrutiny of a grand jury sought by Sheriff Scott Walton and five other residents, while District Attorney Janice Steidley is calling the allegations raised in their petition “baseless and pathetic.

    August 27, 2013 1 Photo

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