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Registered voters within the Cherokee Nation will have the opportunity to make their voices heard Saturday regarding the principal chief, deputy principal chief and tribal councilors.

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Absentee ballots have to be sent immediately after printing in order to get to the voters 45 days before the election.

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Elections can be confusing.

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Once again the Claremore High School graduation ceremony will be punctuated by a fireworks display.

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An area business was on the receiving end of a city of Claremore expenditure.

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So far in Rogers County, 2019 has been full of elections, without a single race for federal office. There was a county wide referendum in February, school bonds from three districts in March, and April capped off more than a dozen municipal and school board elections.

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The city of Claremore is out from under an Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality consent order issued in 2017 for water quality.

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The city of Claremore approved contracts with BNSF and Union Pacific railroads in the last month for a total of $30,946 on top of a project already $260,000 over budget before work has begun.

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TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — The Cherokee Nation Election Commission recently set the polling precincts for the June 1 Cherokee Nation general election that includes races for Principal Chief, Deputy Principal Chief and eight Tribal Council seats.

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Friday, March 8, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the April 2 Regular Municipal Elections Catoosa, Claremore, Chelsea and Oologah and Foyil and Oologah-Talala School Elections, Rogers County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today.

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Voters will go to the polls Tuesday for the March 5 Special Chelsea, Claremore, and Inola School Elections, Rogers County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today.

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The numbers are in. The city of Claremore’s sales tax receipts from the 2018 Christmas season came in at the beginning of February, revealing a slow trend of increasing local spending over the last five years.

The BM Chapter of P.E.O. in conjunction with Rogers State University’s Carl G. and Gladys L. Herrington Distinguished Lecture Series will feature Oklahoma’s Most Admired CEO of 2013, Dr. Terry Neese. Her presentation will be held Thursday, April 4at 10:30 a.m. in the Dr. Carolyn Taylor Cente…

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Voters in Rogers County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the February 12 Special County Question and City of Owasso Election and Catoosa and Sequoyah School Primaries should apply now, County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today. Although the County Election …

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Friday, Jan. 16, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the February 12 Special County Question and City of Owasso Elections and Catoosa and Sequoyah School Primaries, Rogers County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today.

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Judge Sheila Condren (left) provided the official oath of office to swear in Rogers County Assessor Scott Marsh, Commissioner Dan Delozier and Commissioner Ron Burrows during this week’s Rogers County Commissioners meeting.

Recently questions arose when Rogers County crews and equipment were spotted working on and parked on the private property of an individual homeowner.

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A comprehensive labor study of Rogers County found good and bad news for the community, presented before a wide selection of community leaders and government officials Wednesday morning.

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Republican candidate Dennis P. Grace is running against three-term incumbent Dan Delozier for the Rogers County Commissioner District 1 seat this November.

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Voters in Rogers County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the August 28 Regular Runoff Primary Elections should apply now, County Election Board Secretary Julie Dermody said today. Although the County Election Board can accept applications for absentee ballots until 5 p.m.…

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The loss of two-thirds of the county budget when the one cent sales tax expires in September will mean significant cuts county-wide, as previously reported.

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Candidates for Fire District office in 1 Rogers County fire district may file Declarations of Candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, August 6.

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The free to the public roll off dumpsters available at the Rogers County District 2 barn located at 6190 E. 400 Rd., Oologah, will no longer be available as of Sept. 1.

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This week the Board of County Commissioners approved obtaining a detailed traffic study as part of an ongoing street project.

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When it came time to appoint Cathi Edwards to serve as the Rogers County Court Clerk, a motion made, received a second and was approved within a matter of seconds.

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Less than 1,000 votes divided Rogers County on the issue of medical marijuana.

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Three county propositions on Tuesday’s ballot all focused on the allocation of a proposed one cent sales tax. If the tax had passed, it would replace the current one cent tax that is set to expire later this year.

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Commissioner incumbent Ron Burrows won re-election with nearly 72 percent of the vote Tuesday. This will be Burrows’ second term in office.

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Claremore Director of Public Works Jill Ferenc clarified the city ordinances around political yard signs that have forced the city’s

The June 26 primary will decide the Roger’s County Commissioner for District 3 for the next four years. Commissioners serves both the executive and the legislative duties required at a county level, meaning they enact local ordinances and administer them. They  approve budgets, oversee spend…

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In the name of transparency for their constituents, the Rogers County Commissioners are pursuing a software program that would allow their financial records to be accessed by the general public.

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The Rogers County Election Board is in desperate need of volunteers who are registered democrats.

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