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One of the most interesting designations of birds is the helpers or auxiliaries of cooperative breeders. Before writer was even aware of this designation, as a budding naturalist, observations of various species included baiting techniques and helping in Green Herons were foremost in the exp…

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From the National Weather Service Tulsa: A wintry mix of light rain/snow/sleet continues to look possible late Tue night and Wed AM for much of eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas. Transition to mostly rain forecast by Wed PM. Precip types/locations/amounts continue to be refined.

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In the year 2000, the Oklahoma Department of Transportation began making plans to update State Highway 20 from Interstate 75 west of Collinsville to an overpass in Claremore.

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Sequoyah High School students from the Business Professionals of America (BPA) and Future Farmers of America (FFA) organizations, recently teamed up to hold a new and gently used stuffed animal and doll drive for the William W. Barnes Children’s Advocacy Center.

(STILLWATER, Oklahoma, Jan. 17, 2020) — Many of today’s pet dogs are neutered, but some owners keep their boys intact. Those intact dogs often experience problems with their prostate.

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Journalist-turned-lawyer Abby Broyles says she knows the issues that matter most to Oklahomans, the worries that keep them up at night, because she's been telling their stories for years.

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A generous gift from the members of Claremore Elks Lodge 1230 means that local firefighters will be safer when using their radios during incidents in wet weather conditions, the president of Claremore Firefighters, IAFF Local 1077 said today.

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(Claremore, OK) Caden Fox, a student at Claremore Public School’s Will Rogers Junior High has been selected as a semifinalist for the Mars 2020 “Name the Rover” contest. Caden’s name will enter the next round of consideration to become the official name of the Mars 2020 rover.

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State Rep. Jim Grego, R-Wilburton, said the only milk product that should be on Oklahoma shelves are ones produced by cows, goats or other hooved mammals like yaks, water buffalo, reindeer, moose, horses and donkeys.

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From the National Weather Service Tulsa: Bundle up if you are heading out across northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas this morning. Wind chill values range from singe digits to around 30 in this area.

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Around the country, census workers are scheduled to hit the streets today.

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This week Rogers County Sheriff's Office got the thumbs up to begin the lengthy process of buying new patrol vehicles.

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Nothing says nostalgia like a story about a boy and his dog. Relive those memories or make new ones for a child in your life by adopting from the Claremore animal shelter.

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Methamphetamine, security cameras, burglary and shots fired were all noted in police reports that end with a felony child neglect arrest.

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From the National Weather Service: The chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms increase Thursday and continue through Friday night as a storm system rolls across eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas.

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INOLA, Okla. - The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) was requested by the Inola Police Department to investigate an officer-involved shooing that occurred the evening of January 11, 2020.

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AccuWeather Global Weather Center – January 9, 2020 – Stargazers across the globe may want to step outside on Friday night to catch a glimpse of the Wolf Moon, the first full moon of the year and one that will look different from those in recent months.

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They were on their feet cheering before he ever graced the stage. And once he did, they knew every lyric by heart.

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First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and Redeemer Lutheran Church recently celebrated the ninth anniversary of Friendship Feast—a free, hot meal, served 5-6:30 PM every Monday at 200 East 5th St. in Claremore.  The churches have shared this ministry and have served over 27,000 meals …

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Rogers State University has named two executive administrators filling roles vacated during the previous summer and fall semesters. The university named Dr. Robert Goltra as its new Vice President for Student Affairs and Dr. Mark Rasor as its Vice President for Administration and Finance. Bo…

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Opportunities are open to volunteers interested in sharing information about the wit and wisdom of Will Rogers and the history of the Will Rogers Memorial Museum in Claremore and Birthplace Ranch near Oologah.

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From National Weather Service Tulsa: A red flag warning is now in effect from noon to 7 pm today. Conditions across northeast Oklahoma will support the greatest fire spread rates this afternoon and early evening. Use extreme caution with anything that might start a fire.

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So far, the weather in 2020 has been fairly mild, but if you live in Oklahoma, you know that can change pretty quick, not just from day to day but even hour to hour. While some days may be pleasant, the cold air can still arrive after dark, leading many of us to raise the thermostat just a b…

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Winter is often cold and lonely. But you can warm  your heart and home with one of the numerous adoptable cats or dogs at the Claremore Animal Shelter. Meet Emmet, a 6-month-old male tabby kitten who was found at-large. Emmet is playful and sweet natured, and could really use a lively home. …

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Rogers State University will welcome alumni, friends and Hillcats fans of all ages to Claremore next semester for the 12th annual homecoming. Public events will be held February 10-15, 2020.

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