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  • ROAD CLOSURES: Latest list here

    The below roads and intersections are closed until further notice. REMINDER: intersections without working traffic signals are treated as four-way stops. This list may be updated. The roads or intersections below may be closed for flooding, traffic light, collapse or related reasons. Portland between NW 10th and Reno SW 59th and Czech Hall Road SW 29th west of Sara Road NW 63rd between Bryant and Aluma Valley Dr. SE 22nd and High N. Francis Ave. and Eubanks SW 59th from […]

  • Three storm chasers among Friday night tornado fatalities

    CNN – Of the 11 people who died Friday evening as a result of several tornadoes and massive flooding were three storm chasers following the El Reno tornado. Tim Samaras, 55, his son Paul Samaras, 24, and Carl Young, 45, died while tornado chasing El Reno according to relatives. Tim’s Facebook page Pauls’ Facebook page Carl’s Facebook page “Thank you to everyone for the condolences. It truly is sad that we lost my great brother Tim and his great son, […]

  • Oklahoma can against UConn

    Oklahoma’s baseball team bookended their game against Connecticut in the NCAA regional in Blacksburg, Virginia, on Saturday, scoring three runs in the first, then two in the 12th to beat the Huskies 5-3. Max White delivered a triple to score Craig Aikin in the top of the 12th to put the Sooners ahead 4-3. The Sooners advance to the regional final, and will play at 4:30 on Sunday and will play the winner of Sunday’s elimination game between Virginia Tech […]

  • Griffins shut our Barons, even series

    Grand Rapids shut out the Oklahoma City Barons 4-0 in Game 4 of the American Hockey League Western Conference finals on Saturday at the Cox Center, tying the series at two games apiece. OKC had all 39 of their shots stopped by Griffins’ goalie Petr Mrazek. Game 5 of the series is at 4:00 Sunday at the Cox Convention Center.

  • Cowboys survive in Louisville

    Oklahoma State scored early and maintained a lead all game to beat Bowling Green 7-3 in the NCAA baseball regional in Louisville, Kentucky, on Saturday. The win kept the Cowboys’ season alive, as Tanner Krietemeier and Randy McCurry both drove in two runs, while Tyler Nurdin picked up the pitching win. OSU will play Miami, Florida at 11:00 am Sunday in an elimination game. If the Cowboys win that game, they’ll face Louisville later in the day in the regional […]

  • Red River rout for Sooner softball

    Oklahoma’s top-ranked softball team scored ten unanswered runs to run-rule rival Texas 10-2 in 5 innings on Saturday and advance to the semifinals of the Women’s College World Series. After the Longhorns scored two runs in the top of the 3rd inning, OU responded with a 6-run bottom half of the inning, highlighted by a 4-base, 3-run error by Texas pitcher Kim Bruins that allowed senior Brianna Turang to circle the bases. OU added three runs in the 4th and […]

  • New state record for May rainfall

    We thought the drought may have some help becoming dampened and that turned out to be correct. For the month of May 2013, the old rainfall amount record from 1982 was smashed by nearly 2 1/2 inches for the month of May just concluded Friday evening with tornadoes and floods in many parts of the metro OKC area. For May 2013, the city of Oklahoma City received a new record of 14.52 inches of rain. On average, the month of […]

  • Helicopter pilot Jon Welsh tours damaged areas from May 20 on foot

    SHAWNEE – Bob Moore Chopper 4 pilot, Jon Welsh toured tornado damaged areas of Shawnee and Moore Oklahoma. He originally reported on the tornadoes of May 19th and 20th from his helicopter, but today he walked through areas hit hard to see the damage up close. “Seeing all of this devastation is intense. It’s tough to look at from 800 feet in the air, but when you are standing right next to it, you can see how the tornado just […]

  • RAW VIDEO: Pilot Jon Welsh tours Will Rogers Airport damage from the air

    Bob Moore Chopper 4 pilot Jon Welsh went on an extensive aerial tour of the metro OKC area this morning to get a helicopter pilot’s perspective on the extensive damage to the El Reno and South Oklahoma City areas caused by Friday’s tornado outbreak. The video above, which contains no audio, shows the damage that was occurring to Will Rogers World Airport while employees and passengers were huddled in the underground tunnels waiting out the storm. All flights out of […]

  • Canadian Valley Technology Center near El Reno heavily damaged by May 31 tornado

    EL RENO — in the first of the deadly tornadoes from Friday evening, the well-respected Canadian Valley Technology Center lost a good portion of its roof and cars in the main parking lot were tossed and turned as the tornado passed by on its way to the Banner/Yukon area after making a “hard right” turn to almost exactly mirror Interstate 40 heading east. Those in class attendance or working at Canadian Valley were quickly gathered into a basement as the […]

  • Storm chaser drives directly into tornado near Union City

    Brandon Sullivan with was in the field last night along with storm chasers from all over the country. What his storm chase video camera captured is nothing short of surreal. Sullivan’s vehicle drove directly into the path of the El Reno tornado as it went through the Union City area. As you can see from the video, there was another vehicle passing Sullivan’s as the winds were throwing huge chunks of debris all over the road and surrounding area.