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Suspect in Tulsa hospital after Okmulgee officer-involved shooting

OKMULGEE COUNTY - A criminal suspect is in the hospital after an Okmulgee County Sheriff's Office officer-involved shooting over the weekend, according to the OSBI. An Okmulgee County Sheriff's deputy shot and wounded two people inside a car after a pursuit, the OSBI report states. That pursuit, the

KJRH.COM - 2017-09-19 00:30:08

Three incumbents retain Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council seats

Three races in the primary election of the Muscogee (Creek) National Council on Saturday saw clear winners, according to unofficial results from the tribe's election board. Joyce Deere won a second term as the Muskogee District Seat B delegate, and Mark Randolph continues as the Wagoner District Sea

MUSKOGEE DAILY PHOENIX - 2017-09-17 02:01:00

Inside Johnny Morris' World of Wildlife Museum

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TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-17 05:00:00

RSU women's cross country places 22nd at Saturday's Southern Stampede

JOPLIN, Mo. - The Rogers State women's cross country team placed 22nd in a strong field of 33 teams at the Southern Stampede, hosted by Missouri Southern, on Saturday morning. The Hillcats were at their best on Saturday morning with six of the top seven Cats all setting personal-best times. Senior H

CLAREMORE PROGRESS - 2017-09-18 16:57:00

Man arrested in fatal shooting outside north Tulsa home; victim identified

Checotah Police arrested the suspected assailant in Sunday's fatal shooting outside a north Tulsa home. Earnest Williams, 40, was taken into custody after Checotah Police spotted his Chevrolet Impala driving near Haskell, Tulsa homicide Sgt. Dave Walker said in a news release. Williams is alleged to

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-18 16:56:00

Man shot multiple times is Tulsa's 63rd homicide

UPDATE - A live-in girlriend has turned herself in after north Tulsa homicide; murder charges expected, according to TPD. 2 Works for You was first on the scene Monday in Tulsa's 63rd homicide of the year and Homicide Det. Sgt. Dave Walker told us that a man was found shot multiple times. Walker sai

KJRH.COM - 2017-09-19 02:16:37

Police investigate shooting at north Tulsa barber shop

Tulsa police are investigating a shooting that happened at Charlie's Angels Forever Hair Style Shop near East 46th Street North and M.L.K. Jr. Boulevard Saturday evening (KTUL). Tulsa police are investigating a shooting that happened at Charlie's Angels Forever Hair Style Shop near East 46th Street

KTUL - 2017-09-16 17:39:47

Video: Union Silver third-grade football coaches brawl at game Saturday

A third-grade football game between Bixby Blue and Union Silver ended Saturday with a Union coach putting a colleague in a chokehold over issues with one of the players' time on the field, according to video footage and statements from those familiar with the situation. Russell Barber, the man who p

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-19 03:00:00

Bixby Graduate Killed In Car Crash On First Day Of New Job

A 19-year-old Bixby High School graduate died in a car crash Thursday near the intersection of 131st and Memorial. Police said the victim, Ella Locust, was in the passenger seat when the crash happened. The car she was in was turning left into the new Kum and Go gas station parking lot when another

NEWS ON 6 - 2017-09-18 20:47:00

Review: Burn Co. BBQ adds gourmet touch at new Riverwalk location

Buy Now A medley of barbecue items at Burn Co. BBQ on the Jenks Riverwalk includes sausages, bologna, ribs and brisket. STEPHEN PINGRY/Tulsa World STEPHEN PINGRY A salad topped with smoked salmon is among new dishes available at Burn Co. BBQ on the Jenks Riverwalk. STEPHEN PINGRY/Tulsa World STEPHEN

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-19 13:00:00

Restaurant news: Red Thistle Catering becomes Red Thistle Market Cafe

Red Thistle Catering Co., 1345 S. Harvard Ave., will transition to Red Thistle Market Cafe on Wednesday. "We're not vegetarian, but we will have a vegetable-driven menu," owner-chef Hope Egan said. "Our dinner menus will be seasonal and change weekly, or even daily." Lunch items will feature soups,

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-19 13:15:00

Update: Thunderstorms sweep across northeast Oklahoma

Update 8 a.m.: Thunderstorms began sweeping through the Tulsa metro area after passing through the north central part of the state. The thunderstorms were moving east about 30 mph along a line extending from the Skiatook area to the Kellyville area, according to the National Weather Service in Tulsa

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-19 11:30:00

Vandals leave vulgar messages at Bishop Kelley football field

TULSA, Okla. - School officials are cleaning up after someone vandalized the football field at Bishop Kelley High School in Tulsa. Vulgar and racial terms were spray-painted all over the scoreboard and turf late Friday night after the football game against Sapulpa. Service dog stolen in Rogers Count

KOKI FOX 23 - 2017-09-16 22:59:31

Letter: It's a wrap: Many contribute to Fall Festival success

Wow, what a great Coweta Fall Festival! The board of directors want to thank each of you who helped make this event a success. We are blown away by the support of our little community! We love seeing this town come together and fellowship. There is so much that goes on behind the scenes to put on th

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-18 05:00:00

Investigation reveals little about why woman was stabbed after leaving south Tulsa party

An intoxicated woman was stabbed Saturday night after she was forced to leave a family gathering, and police are not sure why the assault occurred. The woman was attending a "mild-mannered" party at a home in the 6400 block of South Newport Avenue when hosts asked her to leave because she was "intox

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-17 16:20:00

Kuester is confirmed as new U.S. Attorney

Wagoner County District Attorney Brian Kuester has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate as a U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Oklahoma. His confirmation was by unanimous consent on Thursday, Sept. 14. The Eastern District serves 26 counties in Eastern Oklahoma and Kuester will work in the U.S.

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-19 05:00:00

The Latest: Israeli PM praises Trump's speech

NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations (all times local): 11:35 a.m. Israel's prime minister is praising President Donald Trump's address to the U.N. that condemned Iran. Benjamin Netanyahu said, "In over 30 years in my experience with the U.N., I never heard

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-19 15:40:24

Picture perfect: Tips on how to choose the proper frame for artwork or portraits

Framing a piece of artwork can give it a finished appearance. And if you truly want to display special art or family portraits to cherish always or share with others, go beyond the standard pre-sized frames and create a custom look. For Alisa Inglet, owner of Your Design frame shop and art gallery i

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-18 19:00:00

Multi-Vehicle Crash On BA Expressway Causes Slowdowns

A multi-vehicle, injury crash on westbound Broken Arrow Expressway at Utica Ave. caused major backups Monday morning during rush-hour traffic. First responders arrived on the scene where both vehicles had collided and spun around facing east in the westbound lanes. One vehicle we on its side in th

NEWS ON 6 - 2017-09-18 18:25:00

'Vietnam War': Local veterans hopeful new Ken Burns series will tell 'the truth'

The "Welcome home, Mitch" banner on display in the terminal was, admittedly, a big clue. But it wasn't until Mitch Reed saw the faces alongside it - his mother's and some other familiar ones - that it fully hit him. "I was stunned," the Tulsa native said. "I was like 'This can't be for me.'" Arrivin

TULSA WORLD - 2017-09-16 21:00:00