CLAREMORE — The annual Share the Spirit dinner basket program is now collecting funds to provide a meal to our neighbors in need this Christmas.
$22,000 needed to supply Christmas dinner baskets
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UPDATE: Oil pipeline inspection underway at Oologah Lake
A routine maintenance inspection of an oil pipeline below the floor of Oologah Lake is currently underway, according to information provided by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Tulsa District.
Noodlers & Classic Cars
Classic car enthusiasts, noodlers, families and friends gathered Saturday at the Claremore Expo Center for the Hot Rods & Heroes Car Show and Poker Run, followed by the Battle of the Big Cats, “Route 66’s richest noodling showdown.”
Commissioners look to reduce insurance expenses
The Rogers County Commissioners are looking at ways to save money in the new fiscal year by reviewing their current insurance policy.
Progress wins first place for in-depth reporting
A series of stories and editorials on Rogers County government by the Claremore Daily Progress received a first place award at the annual Better Newspaper Contest Awards.
G8 exposes rift among leaders on Syria
Deep differences over Syria’s fierce civil war clouded a summit of world leaders Monday, with Russian President Vladimir Putin defiantly rejecting calls from the U.S., Britain and France to halt his political and military support for Syrian leader Bashar Assad’s regime.
OU pushes online material as textbook alternative
Students are saving money on textbooks because of a program that puts more college course material online, according to University of Oklahoma officials.
Lightning causes Owasso house fire
Lightning caused a house to burn early Monday morning in the northern area of Owasso. Limestone firefighters responded to the fire around 5 a.m. on Knightsbridge Road near Dover Pond, according to information from Limestone Fire Department.
State photo-ID databases become troves for police
The faces of more than 120 million people are in searchable photo databases that state officials assembled to prevent driver's-license fraud but that increasingly are used by police to identify suspects, accomplices and even innocent bystanders in a wide range of criminal investigations.
Supremet Court: Ariz. citizenship proof law illegal
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that states cannot on their own require would-be voters to prove they are U.S. citizens before using a federal registration system designed to make signing up easier.
Oh, the places he’s been!
For the past few years, Claremore youth Joseph Hutson has been living a life Dr. Suess could have only imagined when writing “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!”
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