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With a goal of practicing social distancing, and preventing gatherings of 10 or more, the next meeting of the Claremore city council will be held via video conference.

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The statewide candidate filing period begins at 8 a.m. Wednesday, April 8th, said Julie Dermody, Secretary of the Rogers County Election Board.

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An election emergency declaration issued by the State Election Board Secretary on March 18 will impact elections scheduled for April 7 in Rogers County County, the County Election Board Secretary confirmed today.

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Rogers County Treasurer Jason Carini wants to remind Rogers County residents that a 30 day extension has been granted for those who have paid the first half of their property tax payments.

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To maintain staffing levels, reassure the public, and create a safe environment for our employees, the Claremore Police Department is modifying some of our regular services during the COVID-19 Pandemic. We are asking the public for patience during this time.

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On-site visitation in the Rogers County Jail has been suspended until further notice.

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In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and in order to protect our citizens and employees, the City of Claremore will suspend or alter the following programs and/or services for the next 30 days. Effective March 17, 2020:

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Voters in Rogers County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the April 7 Collinsville, Inola, Oologah-Talala and Sequoyah School General Elections should apply now, County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today. Although the County Election Board can accept applica…

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Update: This morning, March 23, the Rogers County Commissioners announced this event has been cancelled. No new date has been announced as of yet.

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Voters will go to the polls Tuesday for the March 3 Presidential Preferential Primary, Rogers County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today.

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Less than a week remains for registered voters in Rogers County to apply for absentee ballots to be mailed to them for the February 11 Special City of Calremore and Town of Oologah Elections and Annual Owasso School Primary Election, County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today.

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NEW ORLEANS –Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr., First Lady January Hoskin and a small delegation from the Cherokee Nation joined tribal leaders from the Oneida, Quinault and Morongo Band of Mission Indians in New Orleans recently to defend the Indian Child Welfare Act.

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This week Police Chief Stan Brown provided city leaders with an inside look at what's new in Claremore Police Department.

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Voters in Rogers County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the February 11 Special City of Claremore and Town of Oologah Elections and Annual Owasso School Primary Election should apply now, County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today. Although the County Elect…

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It was a packed house. Eight members of the community signed up to share strong opinions with the Claremore city council leading into a one hour and 52 minute executive session. The item up for discussion? The annual performance evaluation of City Manager Jim Thomas.

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Rogers County Commissioner unanimously approved a 3 percent raise for all county employees Monday.

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Bridges in Foyil and Inola will soon see needed renovation, according to the 8-year roads and bridges plan the Rogers County Board of Commissioners passed Monday.

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Representative Mark Lepak today announced his re-election bid for the Oklahoma State House of Representatives in District 9, which encompasses Claremore, and parts of central Rogers County. Lepak, a Republican, is completing his third term in office.

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Olsson Engineering, based out of Nebraska, will serve as the city of Claremore’s electric distribution engineer for this fiscal year, providing on-call expertise, professional studies and a complete inventory and mapping of the city’s electric infrastructure.

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Friday, October 18, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the November 12 Special Northwest Fire and Catoosa School Elections, Rogers County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today.

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Joy Marie Nichols went to be with her Heavenly Father on March 31 2020. She is preceded in death by her husband Albert Nichols Jr. And her parents Ambrose and Mandy Lee. She is survived by her daughter Donna Killingsworth of Claremore Ok; son Joe Nichols and wife LaDonna of Owasso Ok; Grandc…

Pansy Kathaleen Garner, 53, passed away on Tuesday, March 30th, surrounded by her family. Born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, she was the daughter of Billie Kay Rigotti and Bill Garner. She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and a devoted grandmother to her five gra…

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