Oklahoma State Trooper Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI Following SUV Accident

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP) confirmed that an Oklahoma State Trooper was arrested on suspicion of DUI after a collision involving a patrol vehicle and boat on Thursday (July 3). The accident occurred in Sequoyah County at approximately 4:30 p.m. The accident happened approximately one mile west of U.S. 59 on Applegate Cove Road south of Sallisaw, […]

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    Djokovic Takes Down Federer To Win Wimbledon

    Novak Djokovic wins second Wimbledon title in 5 sets against Roger Federer. He moves into no. 1 ranking.

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    Whirlpool Reaches Resolution With Property Owners In Lawsuit

    Whirlpool announced that the company has reached a resolution with property owners in a class-action lawsuit, according to a news release from the company. The class-action lawsuit was in relation to contaminated groundwater near the former Whirlpool manufacturing facility in Fort Smith. “As part of Whirlpool’s ongoing commitment to the residents of Fort Smith, this […]

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    Garrett’s Blog: No Burn Bans

    In prior years, we’ve seen drought conditions as we approach the July 4th holiday. That’s not the case this year. Although rainfall is below normal for the year, the heaviest rain occurred in late spring and early summer which has led to lush vegetation and a lower than normal brush fire risk. Neither Arkansas nor […]

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    Winners React After Oklahoma Election Results

    KFOR-TV – As results continue to pour in from the Oklahoma primary, some candidates have been declared early winners. Governor Mary Fallin released a statement following her victory in the primary. “My thanks go out to all who participated in today’s Republican primary election, including the many volunteers who worked long hours on my campaign. I […]

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    Foster Care Subsidies To Be Delayed A Month

    Those receiving foster care or adoption subsidies from the state will not receive a July check in the mail, in order to decrease the volume of overpayments that sometimes happen, according to a letter sent to recipients. Instead, those slated for payment are now scheduled to receive their July checks a month later, in August, […]

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    Scott Fights Off Challenger To Retain County Commissioner Seat

    LeFlore County, Oklahoma, commissioner Ceb Scott fended off a challenge from Roger Cheek on Tuesday to retain the commission seat. Election results showed Scott received 1,059 votes (60 percent) to Cheek’s 716 (40 percent). Cheek, of Heavner, was trying to claim the District 3 seat from fellow democrat Scott, of Hodgen.

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    Oklahoma 2014 Primary Election Results

    Polls have officially closed in Oklahoma, and ballots are being actively counted by officials in the 2014 primary election. Affiliate station KFOR – Channel 4 will have results from the Oklahoma primary updated as the night goes on. To view those results, click here. 

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    Truck Runs Off Road In Northwest Arkansas Mall Parking Lot

    A pickup truck ran off the road in the Northwest Arkansas Mall parking lot in Fayetteville, according to police. The accident occurred on Monday evening (June 23). No injuries were reported as a result of the accident, and the cause is thought to be hydroplaning, according to the driver of the vehicle.

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    Child Abuse Suspects From Van Buren Captured in Alabama

    Van Buren Police say a local man and woman wanted in connection with a felony child abuse case have been captured in Gulf Shores Alabama. Jordan Whitney, 31, and his live-in girlfriend, Brandie Lindemann, 28, are now in police custody, according to Detective Jonathan Wear with Van Buren Police. Both Whitney and Lindemann are expected […]

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    Police: Van Buren Man Slams Former Wife Onto Floor, Cracks Her Skull

    A Van Buren man is behind bars after picking up his former wife by the throat and slamming her onto a hard floor, cracking her skull, according to a police report. The suspect is Michael Didion, 37, the report states. Police responded to a call from Didion on Thursday (June 20) regarding a possible domestic […]

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    Obama Awards Medal Of Honor To Marine Kyle Carpenter

    CBS News – Lance Cpl. William “Kyle” Carpenter and Lance Cpl. Nicholas Eufrazio were on a rooftop in Helmand Province in Afghanistan in November 2010 when they were attacked by enemy fighters. A live grenade landed on the roof next to both men, and Carpenter threw himself between the grenade and his fellow Marine. Eufrazio […]