Bird distribution and weather occasionally go in hand, but if you believe that you have found a bird out of its normal range of distribution, make a photographic record of it. Sometimes this is easier said than done, so witnesses will help prove the point, which is why birding alone isn't al…
A significant challenge in all Oklahoma public schools is getting and retaining bus drivers. However, the Claremore Public Schools Board of Education helped ease that burden when it made a conscious effort, over the past four years, to raise newly hired bus driver pay to $15 an hour. “This w…
Project FreePeriod. was started at the beginning of the fall semester to ensure that young girls wouldn’t have to stress out about a period mishap at school.
The J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum will be featured on the RFD-TV and Cowboy Channel program, “Somewhere West of Wall Street”. The program will be broadcast Monday, September 16 at 8:30 pm.
OKLAHOMA CITY — More than 3,700 “frontline” Department of Human Services employees will soon by getting a 13 percent raise even as state leaders prepare to launch a hiring blitz.
When two concerned citizens shared their continued concerns over city water, Claremore city leaders responded in saying they're working on it, and working on improving their communication with the community.
These three black kittens at the Claremore Animal Shelter are in desperate need of a loving home. The two boys and one girl are sweet, playful, and happy to cuddle or play with toys. Adoption fees for kittens are $65 and include spay or neuter, a booster shot, a de-worming and a rabies vacci…
What started as a seemingly helpful act from a good Samaritan ended with a driver being forced out of his car at gun point.
Rogers County Youth Services held there first of many monthly “Lunch and Learn” events, informing the community about the services they provide.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Gov. Kevin Stitt is coming under fire for planned public appearance at a Tulsa church where he’s supposed to talk to a men’s group about serving God.
Each month, CASA of Northeast Oklahoma celebrates the advocacy of one of our CASA volunteers. This month, we are highlighting the service of Kris Wilkins. Kris has served as a volunteer advocate a year and a half.
Kim Teehee made history last month as the first Cherokee Nation delegate to Congress.
By late summer of 1940, Grand Lake was finally a reality. The major work on Pensacola Dam had been completed earlier that year and the waters of the Grand River had steadily filled the lake throughout the summer months. The dream of a hydroelectric facility across the Grand River Valley – fi…
TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — The Housing Authority of the Cherokee Nation is temporarily opening Mutual Help/Rural Rental Homeownership waiting list for qualified Native American families in Nowata, Rogers and Washington counties. Families may submit applications to live in re-inventoried homes locate…
TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – Cherokee Nation is working to help transform the way Native American history is presented in classrooms. The tribe is one of many contributing to the National Museum of the American Indian’s national education initiative, Native Knowledge 360 Degrees.
Hope Harbor is excited to announce that First Lady Sarah Stitt will speak at our Annual Open House on September 28, 2019. Senator Marty Quinn will also be in attendance. Stitt has been a driving force to educate Oklahoma on the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Study. Hope Harbor’s unique…
Editor’s Note: This story is the third installment in a three-part series exploring inmate experience and jail standards as explained both former-inmates and jail staff. This story focuses on issues of safety, security, and operations.
With a contentious election behind them, members of the Cherokee Nation in Districts 14 and 15 gathered Tuesday with smiles on their faces to dine, meet local artists, and hear from their elected officials.
The Claremore Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of the Leading Ladies Awards. The 5th Annual Leading Ladies Awards will be presented at the Leading Ladies Gala on Wednesday, October 2 at the Claremore Conference Center.
A fashion show like no other – that is the promise of the Light of Hope Runway of Hope, “A Journey to Restoration,” in Claremore October 26.
The Claremore Support Group for the Blind and Visually Impaired will celebrate their 11th anniversary at their monthly meeting on Wednesday, September 18.
A new website dedicated to the annual Veterans Day Parade has been set up at www.ClaremoreVetsParade.com. The application, as well as information as the parade is being planned will be featured.
TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — Cherokee Nation is accepting applications for the 2020 Remember the Removal Bike Ride from Sept. 9 – Oct. 11. The bike ride follows the northern route of the Trail of Tears over a span of three weeks.
Oklahoma continues to take positive steps to reduce infant deaths. Through the work of many dedicated partners and individuals, the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) announced the state’s infant mortality rate (IMR) has decreased by 17% since 2007, equating to 183 more babies able t…
This Week's Circulars
- Charges filed in child neglect, animal cruelty case
- Couple celebrates 46th anniversary of first date at RoCo Fair
- Housing Authority of the Cherokee Nation opens housing waiting list for three counties
- Man enters guilty plea in Claremore homicide
- Concerned Citizen: I'm ashamed and embarrassed by the leadership of our city
- FOOTBALL: Sperry handles Sequoyah, 52-13
- INTENT TO KILL: Suspect arrested after forcing driver out of car at gunpoint
- How a Claremore girl became the face of a nation: Congressional Delegate Kim Teehee
- Secrets revealed at the Rogers County Fair
- FOOTBALL: Williams, Sapulpa spear Claremore, 49-24