Breaking News from Oklahoma News

Find the latest Oklahoma Newsfrom the most update to date resource for all local headlines and breaking stories.

'Free speech zones' on campus: Oklahoma House split on whether they promote or stifle free speech, sends bill to governor

OKLAHOMA CITY — Members of the Oklahoma House of Representatives exercised their First Amendment rights for 75 minutes Monday afternoon before passing a measure that opposing protagonists argued may or may not encourage free speech on college campuses.


Huge alligator gar caught in Oklahoma lake by bow fisherman

A man in Oklahoma caught a huge alligator gar in a lake over the weekend, the Oklahoma Game Wardens announced Monday. Zachary Sutterfield, of Durant, was bowfishing on Lake Texoma when he caught the 6-foot, 9-inch fish. According to a Facebook post from the Game Wardens, the gar weighed about 170 po


Air ambulance service closes four Oklahoma bases

Air Methods Corp. has closed four medical helicopter bases in Oklahoma due to financial pressures, officials confirmed Monday. Following an analysis of operations, officials with the Colorado-based company made the decision to close the MediFlight bases in Chickasha, Seminole, Keefeton and the base


Good catch! Oklahoma man reels in 170 pound alligator gar

DURANT, Okla. – It’s not every day that you go fishing and catch a fish that is bigger than a person. This weekend, Zachary Sutterfield caught a 6’9″ alligator gar while bowfishing on Lake Texoma.


The Inconspicuous Wedding Chapel In Oklahoma You Won’t Find Anywhere Else In The World

Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life, and you want everything to be perfect. There’s an inconspicuous chapel hiding in Tulsa that’s absolutely incredible once you see it up close. Take a look at Glass Chapel:


Oklahoma could pull off rare feat in 2019 NFL Draft

On Thursday night in Nashville, Tennessee, the NFL Draft will kick off a three-day event that bridges the gap between college football and the NFL on an annual basis. The Arizona Cardinals will have the No. 1 pick in the draft and there is a possibility Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Kyler Murray coul


Oklahoma lawmakers fighting against pharmacy restrictions

Hundreds of locally-owned pharmacies in Oklahoma are depending on the 'Right to Pharmacy Choice Act' to be passed in order to keep up with larger competitors and allow customers to decide where their prescription are filled.


Oklahoma State Slugger Named Big 12 Baseball’s Best

IRVING, Texas – Oklahoma State's Trevor Boone is the Big 12 Conference Baseball Player of the Week for the 10th week of the season, it was announced today by the league office.


Garcia makes commitment to the University of Central Oklahoma

Wagoner senior Tyler Garcia has signed a letter of intent with the University of Central Oklahoma to continue his wrestling career at the collegiate level with the Bronchos. Garcia was joined by a host of family members, friends and supporters as he put his commitment in writing during a special cer


U.S. Marshals Searching For Wanted Sex Offender Possibly In Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY - A man wanted in Texas for sex crimes could be in Oklahoma City. Someone tipped off News 9, saying a convicted sexual predator was in the metro area. Now, the U.S. Marshals is looking into the claim.


Oklahoma Highway Patrol Trooper’s patrol car hit by alleged drunk driver

WEATHERFORD, Okla. – A driver has been arrested after allegedly hitting an Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper’s vehicle. Just after midnight on April 20, Trooper Travis Hale pulled over a vehicle for a traffic violation along I-40 just west of Weatherford.


Kansas man arrested in Oklahoma for child sex crimes

Oklahoma police arrested a Kansas man on child sex crimes last week. The Morton County Sheriff's Office and Elkhart Police Department conducted a search warrant at a residence in Elkhart on April 17. It stemmed from allegations that were brought against Luke Loganbill in Texas County, Oklahoma.


Logan County continues to be one of Oklahoma’s top growing counties

Logan County continues to be one of the top counties in the state when it comes to population growth, according to the latest figures by the U.S. Census Bureau. Logan county, which includes Guthrie, added an estimated 458 residents in 2018 from 2017, according to the Census Bureau.


Deadly superbug cases confirmed in Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY - Two cases of a potentially deadly fungal infection resistant to drugs have been documented in Oklahoma in the last two years. "Yeast can cause infection in a number of different body sites," said Dr. David Chansolme, medical director of Infection Prevention for Integris Health.


Oklahoma Sooners Football Hot Links: The relationship between Kyler Murray and Kliff Kingsbury, a series win for the baseball team, and more!

The first round of the 2019 NFL Draft is set for this Thursday, and the speculation that Kyler Murray will be selected with the No. 1 overall pick hasn’t truly diminished over time. If anything, many believe Kliff Kingsbury and the Arizona Cardinals have already made their choice to pick the 2018 He


Ark City man's remains found in Oklahoma

PONCA CITY, Okla. (KSNW) - Authorities confirm the remains of a man from Ark City who has been missing for nearly a year were found in north Oklahoma. Kay County Sheriff's Office told KSN that Quinten Rouch's remains were found in Kaw City, OK. He told us Oklahoma Medical Examiner's Office confirmed


Mock Draft Spotlight: Cody Ford Would Give Ravens Another Oklahoma Mauler

Cody Ford sounds like an offensive lineman the Ravens already have. Big, talented, plays with an edge, went to college at Oklahoma. There is no guarantee Ford will be as good as Orlando Brown Jr., who became the Ravens’ starting right tackle as a rookie and helped them make the playoffs last season.


April 22nd: 130th Oklahoma Land Rush Anniversary

TULSA, Oklahoma - On April 22nd, 1889 50,000 people lined up to run into the unassigned lands to claim their slice of 2 million available acres. Known as Sooners, a number of people sneaked over the line before the noon opening to claim the best homesteads.


Oklahoma Healthcare Authority SEEKING Nurse Care Manager

Searching for a career where you can make a difference? The Oklahoma Healthcare Authority is hiring for a Registered Nurse. who wants to positively impact patient lives through managed care and advocacy.


Oklahoma teenager injured during drive-by shooting

OKLAHOMA CITY – Authorities say an Oklahoma teenager is recovering following a drive-by shooting in Oklahoma City. Around 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, emergency crews were called to a reported drive-by shooting near S.E. 29th and Eastern.