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Claremore started a celebration of love and community—and they're not letting COVID get in the way.

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OKMULGEE, Okla. - “Are you willing to wear a mask for your neighbor?” Dr. David Kendrick, CEO of MyHealth Access Network and OU-Tulsa’s chair of medical informatics, puts it that simply.

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TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — The Cherokee Nation is working to improve access to quality, affordable broadband for its citizens throughout the reservation boundaries with a new grant and with leadership advocating for Indian Country on a number of federal broadband advisory boards.

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Litigation aiming to disgorge the state and political subdivisions of their ill-gotten gains has been filed, naming Rogers County entities and courts in the process.

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In a move hailed as an economic success by the Claremore Industrial & Economic Development Authority (CIEDA), the City of Claremore Council voted to authorize the closing of a financing plan set in motion in 2014, to be paid off nine years ahead of schedule. The tax increment financing d…

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Rogers County judicial offices and courts were closed this past week after multiple courthouse staffers tested positive for COVID-19.

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Between pandemic precautions and conversations about mail-in voting, post offices are making headlines.

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Many local governmental bodies have moved their meetings to a virtual platform since the onset of COVID-19.

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City leaders had a lot to discuss in terms of COVID-19 and local response.

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TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — In just the past 30 days, the number of positive COVID-19 cases in the Cherokee Nation rose from 219 to 684. Much of the increase is attributed to gatherings where social-distancing measures and proper mask usage have not been observed, according to contact tracing efforts…

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The Inola Area Chamber of Commerce and town of Inola Board of Trustees are currently searching for civic-minded individuals to serve on the Planning Commission Board, as well as boards for the library and cemetery.

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The city of Claremore recently issued this statement regarding water and water quality in Claremore: "Recently, the City’s Public Works Department has experienced an increase in water line breaks due to the extreme heat. We have also noticed an increase in manganese levels at Claremore Lake.…

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Rogers County has been awarded two separate grants, both aimed at improving mapping and communication for area law enforcement and the 911 Center.

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As COVID-19 numbers continue to increase across the state, Claremore has moved from the low to moderate risk level based on State guidelines. Due to the increased risk of community spread, the City of Claremore will reinstitute several modified precautionary measures at City facilities, effe…

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The United States Supreme Court’s recent ruling recognizing the sovereignty of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation has prompted the pursuit of inter-governmental agreements with local law enforcement.

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One percent of Claremore's three percent sales tax will continue to go towards city debt.

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Claremore City Council voted to accept the resignation of City Manager Jim Thomas, who has been in the position for eight years. In the same meeting, after a lengthy executive session, they voted to name an acting city manager while a search is conducted to permanently fill the role.

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