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Montana asbestos-disease claims still trickling into courts

More than 17 years after officials uncovered a rampant asbestos contamination from a vermiculite mine that had plagued Libby, negligence claims are still trickling into the courts. This week, 12 cases will go before a federal magistrate judge to determine if they should be heard in state or federal

GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE - 2017-09-18 22:39:19

West Fork and Moose Peak fires: It looks like our summer fire season has been shut down'

The West Fork fire isnt out yet, but with the change in the weather, the steady arrival of resources and the diminishing threat to structures, some aspects of fire operations are winding down two daily fire briefings are ending, for example, and the emergency operations center is no longer staffed,

THE WESTERN NEWS - 2017-09-19 12:00:00

Public hearing scheduled for proposed changes to dog training rules

To minimize the impacts of dog training operations on nesting upland gamebirds and waterfowl, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is proposing new requirements for trainers. Currently, statute requires written permission by the Fish, Wildlife and Parks director to train dogs within one mile of nesting

THE WESTERN NEWS - 2017-09-19 12:00:00

Police need help finding missing Montana man

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help. 35-year-old Robert Joseph Dombroski has been reported missing. He was reportedly last seen Thursday night in Libby around 10 p.m. wearing a black long sleeved Rob Zombie T-shirt, black slacks and black tennis shoes. He is 6'4" and 172 lbs

KULR8 - 2017-09-18 18:01:00

Duncan earns quality wins before senior night

The Duncan Volleyball team is on a roll as they increase their win steak to three. Over a two-day span, the Lady Demons volleyball team earned three straight victories over Tecumseh, Tipton, and Noble. The two games against ranked opponents on Tuesday has the Lady Demons feeling confident about th

DUNCAN BANNER - 2017-09-21 00:51:00

Duncan teacher's aide sentenced to 10 years for raping teen girl

DUNCAN, OK (KSWO)- A former teacher's aide from Duncan is headed to prison for raping a teenage girl. Darryl Stevenson accepted a plea deal in exchange for a 10-year sentence. He was arrested in Stephens County last November for raping a 14-year-old girl. Then in January, he was arrested again in La

KSWO.COM - 2017-09-19 17:27:22

DCD working on grant, city projects

The Duncan Community Development (DCD) office is still working on jumping the hurdles for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) from the Oklahoma Department of Commerce (ODC). Nate Schacht, Community Development Director, submitted the application in July, and at the time said them asking for

DUNCAN BANNER - 2017-09-20 12:00:00

Come and get it: Chuckwagon is open

The Chuckwagon is a staple of the barbecue world in Stephens County, and now it's got two locales serving up the good stuff. The Duncan location just did a "soft-opening" right before the weekend and had already been busy serving up grub. Severino Chaidez, owner, said he wanted to do a soft-opening

DUNCAN BANNER - 2017-09-19 20:00:00

Deputy shoots, wounds 2 after chase in eastern Oklahoma

OKMULGEE, Okla. (AP) - The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says the Okmulgee County sheriff has asked the agency to investigate a shooting by a deputy that wounded two men at the end of police pursuit in eastern Oklahoma. The OSBI says the deputy on Saturday was pursuing a car carrying two pe

KSWO.COM - 2017-09-19 12:20:25

Stevenson pleas guilty in Comanche County

A Duncan man who was arrested twice, once in Stephens County and Comanche County, has entered a plea of Guilty in Lawton. Darryl Stevenson was charged in January of 2017 in Lawton with Lewd or Indecent Acts to a Child under 16, Failure to Pay Taxes Due to State and Failure to Maintain Insurance or S

DUNCAN BANNER - 2017-09-19 02:30:00

Veterans in Marlow received services from Veterans Corner, Mobile Vet Center, Clear Captions

Save Our State Coalition will host "Blueprint for a Better Budget: A Community Conversation" in LawtonSave Our State Coalition will host "Blueprint for a Better Budget: A Community Conversation" in Lawton Updated: Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:14 PM EDT2017-09-19 20:14:29 GMT Save Our State, a non-pa

KSWO.COM - 2017-09-19 19:40:11

Marlow, Rush Springs residents hurt in car accident

STEPHENS COUNTY, OK (KSWO) - Two Marlow residents and one Rush Springs man were taken to the hospital Sunday morning following a crash in Stephens County. The accident was on State Highway 29 and Cason Road. Oklahoma Highway Patrol said 80-year-old driver Keith Urban from Rush Springs failed to stop

KSWO.COM - 2017-09-18 03:45:23

San Augustine County opens Children's Service Center to protect kids

The San Augustine Children's Service Center was funded through a $275,000 Community Development Block Grant and matched by the TLL Temple Foundation. (Source: KTRE Staff) San Augustine County Judge Samye Johnson expresses excitement for the project's completion after years of study, planning and col

KSWO.COM - 2017-09-20 23:21:31

Two out of 3 of the safest cities in Oklahoma are in our viewing area!

ELGIN, OK (KSWO)- A report just coming out says Elgin is the safest city in Oklahoma for 2017. Home security company SafeWise says it ranked cities with populations over two-thousand people using the latest FBI crime statistics available from 2015. It includes violent and property crimes. Elgin was

KSWO.COM - 2017-09-19 16:50:51

WF spending nearly half a million dollars downtown

Close to half a million dollars of Wichita Falls 4B money is being spent on downtown projects. On Tuesday, city councilors approved resolutions to help fund renovations at the old Zales Building, Maskat Shrine Temple, and Kell House Museum. The old Zales Building is being turned into a restaurant an

NEWSCHANNEL6NOW.COM - 2017-09-19 21:49:25

Local church to host music festival

Saturday, September 23. there will be a music festival at the Temple of Praise in Wichita Falls. The fun will begin at 6:00 p.m. and will continue until 9:00 p.m. at the church at 1914 Buchanan Street. There will be a Madden '17 Tournament, 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament, cake walk, bounce house, liv

NEWSCHANNEL6NOW.COM - 2017-09-19 21:31:39

Church and LPD hold seminar to promote safe encounters between community and Police

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) -With so negative things between communities and law enforcement going on around the country...A local church is partnering with the Lawton Police Department to be sure nothing negative happens in our community. The Lawton Police Department and Bethlehem Baptist Church are holding

KSWO.COM - 2017-09-20 20:44:22

Museum of the Great Plains hosts annual OMA State Conference

LAWTON, OK (KSWO)- The Oklahoma Museum Association will host its annual State Conference in Lawton for the first time. The conference begins today and runs through Friday at the Hilton Garden Inn. This year's conference is hosted by the Museum of the Great Plains and the Lawton-Fort Sill Convention

KSWO.COM - 2017-09-20 16:36:55

Do you know a local artist that deserves recognition? Lawton accepts nominations for cultural awards

LAWTON, OK (KSWO)- The City of Lawton is hosting an open call to nominate individuals for the Lawton Cultural Awards. The Lawton Cultural Awards recognize outstanding contributions in the arts and/or humanities in Lawton by honoring artists, educators, businesses/organizations, and citizens who have

KSWO.COM - 2017-09-19 22:00:31

Porch package thieves caught on camera in Lawton

Police and homeowners in Lawton are asking for help in locating a pair of package thieves who struck at least two homes in the middle of the day. The duo stole packages off of the porches within minutes of the delivery trucks dropping them off. Police and homeowners in Lawton are asking for help in

KSWO.COM - 2017-09-19 18:19:11