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2 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison
A new study on employee compensation shows state workers in Oklahoma earn less than their counterparts in other states or the private sector, but also enjoy a far more generous benefits package.
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6 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison
Some ranchers in the southwest part of Oklahoma say they're fortunate to have weathered a winter storm that brought more snow than ice.
10 hrs ago | News Max
Oklahoma's lawsuit to prevent Obamacare penalties in states that haven't set up their own health insurance exchanges is gaining momentum as two other states have filed similar suits.
Dec. 05--Tracy Letts was born in Tulsa. His prize-winning play, "August: Osage County," is about Oklahomans.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says roads in the Oklahoma City metro are slick and treacherous as the first round of snow and sleet began falling in the central part of the state.
Governor Mary Fallin declared a State of Emergency for all 77 Oklahoma counties due to the winter storm impacting the state.
The following is the "Hazardous Weather Outlook" from the National Weather Service, Tulsa Forecast Office, as of 10:28 a.m. Thursday: ...Major winter storm developing over eastern Oklahoma and northwest arkansas... Discussion... Precipitation is currently underway across the majority of eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas.
RIGHT NOW IN THE MORNING. IT'S THE 72ND ANNIVERSARY OF PEARL HARBOR... 93-YEAR-OLD ED VE-ZEE ... IS THE LAST SURVIVOR LIVING IN OKLAHOMA.
Oklahoma Forestry Services has announced that a total of $200,000 in grants have been awarded to rural fire departments across the state.
TRENTON - Gov. Chris Christie leaves late Thursday afternoon for his first out-of-state fundraising trip as chairman of the Republican Governors Association - and liberal groups have noticed.
Nearly a month after a directive by Gov. Mary Fallin changed the way the Oklahoma National Guard handles marriage benefits, Guard officials say the change has caused little disruption.
The Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma has partnered with Watertree Health, a leading provider of FREE Prescription Discount Cards, to help fight hunger and to build healthier communities.
Data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says Oklahoma women earned 83 percent as much as their male counterparts in 2012.
The conference, sponsored by Oklahoma State University's Center for Applied Economic Research, will begin Wednesday morning at the Metro Technology Center at Springlake Campus.
Matt Pryor at his insurance office in Oklahoma City. Business at Pryor's Oklahoma City office has been brisk following temblors that struck near the city of Edmond, Okla.
I'm as materialistic as anybody. That new iPad? I want it. A couple of soft sweaters to ward away Oklahoma's winter chill? Please and thank you.