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From the National Weather Service Tulsa: "We'll see a warming trend for late week and through the weekend, with highs bouncing back well into the 80s. A stronger cold front should arrive by early next week."

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As of Tuesday, Rogers County has seen a total of 1,729 confirmed cases and 49 deaths. This is compared to 1,683 confirmed cases and 48 deaths reported on Monday, a 46 case increase day-over-day, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health.

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STILLWATER, Okla. – It is the time of year when Oklahoma wildlife goes nuts … over acorns. The floors of the state’s wooded areas are loaded with these delectable little nuggets of goodness.

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OKLAHOMA CITY — The Department of Corrections plans to provide a temporary pay bump for employees working in a COVID-19 “hot spot.”

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OKLAHOMA CITY — Plant-based food producers are asking a federal judge to protect them from a new state law that imposes fines and jail time for selling alternative meat products in Oklahoma.

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Another COVID death was reported in Rogers County Monday. This brings the total count to 48. The individual was reported to be a male in the 65 and older age range.

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A 20-year old Inola man was killed in a single vehicle collision late Friday night. The incident took place on 640 Road, four miles south of Inola, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

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Recently I decided I’d had it with a privet hedge that lined my front walk. It seemed not to recognize the brick lined boundaries designed for its confinement. It taunted me by wandering out of its borders. Its leaves hung over the walk. So did some thorny roses. I feared the frequent guests…

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Birders should not have to be challenged by warblers in the spring or the fall. Granted, autumn tends to be a little harder for identification, but once we are aware of a few easy steps, it will make birding so much better when one’s confidence is boosted. Birds molt during this time, so tho…

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From National Weather Service Tulsa: "Several rounds of showers and storms are expected through Wednesday across eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas. The best chances will be south of I-40 where 1 to 3 inches of rain will be common with locally higher amounts possible."

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OKLAHOMA CITY — State leaders have started distributing a promising COVID-19 treatment drug to hospitals across the state.

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While there were nine additional COVID deaths in the state reported in the latest update, the number for Rogers County held steady.

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This is not your childhood grilled cheese sandwich. Arugula, basil, thick Oklahoma bacon and Havarti cheese elevate this to what will soon be your new favorite sandwich.

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OKLAHOMA CITY – The Senate Public Safety Committee heard from law enforcement officials, Career Tech representatives and mental health experts Thursday about modernizing training for Oklahoma’s law enforcement officers and their mental health needs. The study was requested by Majority Floor …

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Lynn Riggs, best known as the playwright that wrote "Green Grow the Lilacs" which was later adapted into the great Rodgers and Hammerstein musical Oklahoma!, is a beloved Claremore icon.

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Anyone who has been in Claremore long has probably met Brandon Irby in some capacity. From city government to Claremore Collective to Rogers State University and countless board and committees in between, Irby is working behind the scenes for Claremore in countless ways.

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OKLAHOMA CITY — A House lawmaker said Tuesday he plans to propose a bill protecting a controversial therapy practice that aims to counsel away same-sex attractions in lesbian, gay and transgender Oklahomans.

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The Sequoyah High School Football program will celebrate its 2020 Homecoming Coronation this Friday, September 18, at the Pope Athletic Complex when the Eagles take on the Locust Grove Pirates. The homecoming ceremonies will commence at 6:30 with the game following at 7 p.m.

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Verdigris High School homecoming court 2020: Bobbi Jones, Tyler Willis, Jordyn Cagle, Hayden Jones, Madison Adams, Kaleson Marshall, Lily Watson, Tyler Bowers, Lillian Barnhill, Evan Anderson, Parker Allee, Dylan White, Lillian Adams, Flower girl: Kennedy Adams. Verdigris Homecoming is Frida…

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With cooler temperatures on the horizon, some gardeners may be ready for a well-deserved break in landscape activity. However, fall is the best time to plant those spring flowering bulbs. In Oklahoma, late September through the middle of November is the best time to get those bulbs in the ground.

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