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  • ‘All-you-can-eat’ chili supper scheduled to benefit Cleveland County Christmas Store

    NORMAN, Okla. – Police in Norman are hoping to serve up food to keep you warm while earning money to help those in need during the holidays. On Thursday, several law enforcement agencies will come together to host the 42nd Annual All-You-Can-Eat Chili Supper Benefit. The benefit supper will be held in the Norman High School Commons, located at 911 W. Main St., from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 18. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at […]

  • Interstate traffic I-235 in Oklahoma City

    Delayed: Construction project set to shut down I-235 is delayed

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A major construction project that is expected to impact one of Oklahoma’s busiest interstates has been delayed. Originally, Oklahoma  Department of Transportation crews planned to close I-235 in both directions from north of N.W. 36th St. through the I-44 interchange on Friday. However, ODOT officials say that due to wind concerns, crews will not be able to start the project until Friday, Jan. 26 through Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 6 a.m. Experts say the roadway may open […]

  • Oklahoma man arrested a second time for child pornography

    CANADIAN COUNTY, Okla. – Authorities in Canadian County say they have arrested a man accused of distributing child pornography for a second time. In August of 2016, officials with the Canadian County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tracy Williams at his mother’s home. At the time of his arrest, investigators say they collected thousands of pornographic videos of children ranging from 4-years-old to 15-years-old being raped by male and female adults. “It’s extremely disturbing to know monsters like Williams exist, and they […]

  • Officials: Flu virus to blame for deaths of 45 Oklahomans

    OKLAHOMA CITY –Although health officials are warning Oklahomans about the dangers of the flu, the number of deaths associated with the virus continues to rise. Experts say that 288 people had to be hospitalized within the last week due to the flu virus, bringing the total number of hospitalizations to 1,141. “This year, we’ve had increased activity and Oklahoma was one of the first states to start experiencing more widespread activity,” said Dr. David Chansolme M.D, Medical Director of Infection Prevention […]

  • Oklahoma Air Force base issues warning to drone pilots after near collision

    ENID, Okla. – A local Air Force base is issuing a warning to drone pilots. Officials at Vance Air Force Base are asking Enid residents to keep recreational drones away from planes after a near collision during a training flight. On Jan. 9, the Enid News and Eagle reports that an aircraft on a training flight came within 50 feet of a drone flying at an altitude of 1,000 feet. Fortunately, no one was hurt. However, FAA regulations say that […]

  • Police: Fight over cell phone leads to Enid woman’s stabbing death

    ENID, Okla. – Authorities say an Enid woman has been taken into custody in connection to a deadly stabbing that occurred earlier this week. Around 4:10 p.m. on Jan. 16, officers were called to a stabbing at a home in the 300 block of E. Cedar. When police arrived, they found 39-year-old Maria Giffin suffering from multiple stab wounds inside the home. She was rushed to a nearby hospital, where Giffin later died from her injuries. Detectives learned that Giffin […]

  • Cooking with Kyle: Winter potato and corn chowder

    OKLAHOMA CITY – This simple, quick recipe is an easy entrée for a cold winter evening, and makes enough for most to enjoy for two meals. Serve with a salad and a crusty bread – it will warm your body and soul. Enjoy! 1 medium onion, chopped 1 T olive oil 30-32oz (roughly 4C) chicken broth 3 or 3 large potatoes, peeled and cubed 1 lb whole kernel corn (may use frozen or canned) 1 C heavy cream or milk, […]

  • WSU quarterback found dead from apparent suicide

    PULLMAN, Wash. – A community in Washington is stunned following the death of a college football player. On Tuesday night, police say Washington State University quarterback Tyler Hilinski was found dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. According to Q13, police were called to Hilinski’s apartment after he didn’t show up for practice that day. “Officers arrived and found Tyler Hilinski, 21 years old, deceased in the apartment with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. A rifle was […]

  • “We must speak up,” Local group’s pollution claims spark change at Oklahoma oil site

    STILLWATER, Okla. – A local group’s complaints have sparked a change to reduce air pollution at an oil well site near Stillwater. In 2016, Earthworks and Stop Fracking Payne County captured video of invisible pollution coming from oil and gas sites. Earthworks brought their $100,000 infrared camera to several different well sites in Payne and Kay counties. “It looks at sites like this and it can show the plumes of gases that are leaking from the site,” Dakota Raynes, a […]

  • Officials: Threatening copycat ‘prank’ found at Edmond Memorial

    EDMOND, Okla. – Administrators at a local high school are warning parents to speak with their children about the consequences of making threats. This comes after a second threat was found at Edmond Memorial High School in the span of two days. “Within the last hour, a student has admitted writing and leaving a note in the freshmen boys’ bathroom, naming a handful of fellow classmates and an administrator as targets for harm. We feel strongly that this note was […]

  • Lakers commentator creates stir on social media after tweet about downtown Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY –  A current sportscaster says he was shocked by what he saw when he and the L.A. Lakers arrived in downtown Oklahoma City earlier this week. Mychal Thompson, a former top pick for the Portland Trail Blazers, currently serves as a radio commentator for the L.A. Lakers. On Tuesday, Thompson took to Twitter to talk about how ‘abandoned’ downtown Oklahoma City looked at 11 p.m. on Monday night. “This is NOT an exaggeration… We got to down town OKC […]