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85-year-old Shawnee man killed in fatal accident

NORMAN, Okla. - An 85-year-old Shawnee man was killed in a fatal crash in Norman this week. Just before noon Wednesday, officials say a Dodge Ram traveling westbound on State Highway 9 departed the roadway, went down a steep embankment, and struck several trees. The driver of the Dodge Ram has been

KFOR - 2018-01-18 13:46:58

Man sets himself on fire in front of Ada police

Richard R. Barron is Chief Photographer for The Ada News. Richard has been at the News since October 1988. Prior to coming to Ada, Richard worked as staff photographer for The Shawnee News-Star. Richard attended Oklahoma University. Ada police, responding to what began as a domestic disturbance, cam

THE ADA NEWS - 2018-01-17 00:49:00

Norman Police Investigate Fatal Crash

The Norman Police Department responded to a report of a single vehicle, critical injury collision in the 7500 block of E. State Highway 9 at 11:55 a.m. Wednesday. The preliminary investigation into the collision indicates that a Dodge Ram was traveling westbound on State Highway 9 when it departed t

NORMAN TRANSCRIPT - 2018-01-18 02:17:41

Jurors acquit man of first-degree murder

A former murder defendant has held his baby boy for the first time after being acquitted, his attorney said. After serving a two-and-a-half-year stint in the Oklahoma County jail, Jonathan Cortez Peters, of Norman, was released Saturday - his 24th birthday. "He was in the wrong place at the wrong ti

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2018-01-18 11:00:23

Man charged in shooting at Norman business

A man arrested in connection with an active-shooter situation at a Norman business has been officially charged. Prosecutors said that William Ray Adams stormed Bergey Windpower, armed with three guns while wearing a gas mask. He has now been charged with several counts, including attempted kidnappi

KOCO - 2018-01-18 13:09:00

Man who stopped active-shooter situation in Norman speaks out

NORMAN, OK (KSWO)- The man who helped stop an active-shooter situation in Norman is speaking out. Tod Hanley was sitting at his desk at Bergey Windpower last week when he said the front-desk clerk peeked into his office and told him to call police. The gunman, William Adams, walked into the business

KSWO.COM - 2018-01-17 20:07:31

Man identified in jail death

A man was found unresponsive in a cell at the Cleveland County jail at 9:50 p.m. Tuesday night, said Cleveland County Sheriff Todd Gibson. County officials later identified the inmate as Marconia Kessee, a 35-year-old male. "Our priority is the safety and well-being of the citizens housed in the Cle

NORMAN TRANSCRIPT - 2018-01-17 15:59:00

Inmate dies after being found unresponsive at Cleveland County Detention Center

Authorities are investigating after an inmate at the Cleveland County Detention Center was found unresponsive and later died, officials said. Norman police took the inmate to the detention center shortly after 7:45 p.m. Tuesday after he was arrested on suspicion of trespassing at the Norman Regional

KOCO - 2018-01-17 16:32:00

City of Oroville sues over 2017 spillway emergency

City claims California failed to properly manage Oroville Dam Updated: 5:17 PM PST Jan 17, 2018 City claims California failed to properly manage Oroville Dam A small California city at the base of the tallest U.S. dam filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the state over an emergency that forced author

KCRA.COM - 2018-01-18 01:17:00

City of Oroville to sue over losses due to dam emergency

FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2017, file photo, work continues on the Oroville Dam spillway in Oroville, Calif. The city of Oroville plans to sue state water officials for damages caused when thousands of its residents had to be evacuated last year after the Oroville Dam spillways failed. Oroville City A

SFCHRONICLE.COM - 2018-01-17 18:21:00

Homicide suspect sought in death of Colusa woman

Karen Garcia Even as law enforcement officials seek the suspect in the alleged murder of a Colusa woman, Yolo County officials are holding off on releasing her identity. An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday by the Yolo County Coroner's Office. However, coroner's aren't sure they'll know the cause


2 Clearlake residents suspected of falsifying fire losses in attempt to defraud relief fund

Two Clearlake residents were arrested this week on suspicion of trying to scam thousands of dollars out of a local relief fund by falsely claiming they lost construction materials and tools during the October wildfires. Investigators with the Lake County District Attorney's Office set up a sting ope

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2018-01-18 05:25:01

Three arrested in Butte County fraudulent check case

Three people have been arrested in Butte County following an investigation into a person attempting to cash a fraudulent check at a Chico business. According to the Butte County Sheriff's Office, on January 15, 2018, at approximately 9:45 a.m., deputies were dispatched to the California Check Cashi

KRCRTV.COM - 2018-01-17 18:05:21

Search underway for missing at risk Paradise woman

Police say Malea is suffering from a medical condition and may display signs and symptoms consistent with paranoia. Malea may appear disoriented and unaware of her actions. She is described as Caucasian, blue eyes, 5'5, 110 pounds. She has no hair and was last seen wearing a green multi-colored k

ACTIONNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 05:35:00

Crash in Chico sends one to the hospital

Chico, Calif.--One woman was sent to the hospital following a two-car crash in Chico Wednesday night. Police said it happened just before 8:30 when a Toyota sedan driving north on Fir street was hit by an SUV that ran a red light while traveling east on Highway 32. The woman inside the sedan ha

ACTIONNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 05:30:00

Former deputy arrested on illegal weapons charges

Chico, Calif.-Agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and explosives conducted a raid Wednesday afternoon at a home at 3108 Aloha Lane in north Chico. An ATF agent told Action News Now this was a result of an investigation and they are now executing the search warrant. The man who

ACTIONNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 03:06:00

Official: White supremacist inmate attacks SCI_Somerset guard with razor

SOMERSET - A white supremacist who murdered his Cambria County Prison cellmate in 2012 and slashed a prison guard's throat in 2014 has now been accused of trying to kill an SCI-Somerset corrections officer with a razor. William Amos Cramer, 26, faces charges of attempted homicide, assault by a priso

TRIBDEM.COM - 2018-01-18 02:08:00

Somerset pastor to appear on 'Jeopardy'

Who is Eric Raygor? Answer: This Somerset pastor will appear as a contestant on "Jeopardy" in an episode scheduled to air at 7 p.m. Wednesday on ABC 23. Each year, "Jeopardy," a TV game show in which contestants provide answers in the form of a question, offers an online test to find contestants. Ra

DAILY AMERICAN ONLINE - 2018-01-18 03:33:00

City Police Serve Arrest Warrants

On January 18, 2018 the Cumberland Police served a Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear on Desper Borroy Johnson. Johnson failed to appear for court on February 16, 2017 on an original charge of Theft Less Than $100. Johnson was taken before a District Court Commissioner where he was released on his

WCBC RADIO - 2018-01-18 10:51:30

Accident sends pickup driver to hospital

MIFFLINBURG - One person was taken to the hospital following a two-vehicle crash this afternoon along Route 304 south of Mifflinsburg, in Union County. The driver of a Dodge Ram was taken away from the scene of the crash by a Mifflinburg Ambulance. The crash occurred along Route 304 near the interse

DAILY ITEM - 2018-01-18 07:00:00