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  1. Oklahoma City's unemployment dipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | NewsOK.com

    The Oklahoma City area's unemployment dropped to 4.2 percent in September, according to the latest figures from the U.S. Labor Department. That is down from 4.4 percent in August, leaving Oklahoma City in a tie with Austin, Texas, for the third-lowest jobless rate among the nation's major metropolitan areas.

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  2. 3.5 Magnitude Quake Shakes Up Woodward CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | News9 Oklahoma City

    The 3.5 magnitude quake struck just before 11 a.m., eight miles east, northeast of Mooreland, or about 111 miles to the northwest of the Oklahoma City metro, at a depth of three and a half miles. According to the United States Geological Survey , earthquakes with magnitudes ranging from 2.5 to 3.0 are generally the smallest ones felt by humans.

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  3. Three die after Oklahoma vehicle accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    About 11:10 a.m. Sunday, Rodriguez was driving a vehicle south on a Woodward County road near Sharon. The vehicle went off the road and hit an embankment and a fence and flipped over, troopers said.

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  4. Woman dies after hit and run in Woodward CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    About 11:30 p.m. Friday, Erica Chairez, 22, of Woodward, was hit by a pickup while walking on 8th Street about three miles south of Woodward, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.

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  5. European antiques are forte of Sooner nativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... looking at a globe and telling her mother she wanted to live in Venice one day. Haines is from Sharon, a Woodward County town of about 135 people. There were 23 people in her graduating class. Today, Haines calls herself "chief executive diva" of ...

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  6. Human remains found near NW Oklahoma prisonRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... remains found near a northwest Oklahoma prison belong to an inmate who escaped from the facility in 2012. Woodward County Sheriff Gary Stanley says residents using metal detectors found the remains Wednesday in a pasture near the William S. Key ...

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  7. More Oklahoma's Primary Election ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... for State Representative District 61, it covers the Oklahoma Panhandle, Harper County and a small corner of Woodward County.

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  8. Novi Community CalendarRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Hometown Life

    Submit: Send calendar submissions via email to cstone@hometownlife.com , by fax to 248-685-2892 or by mail to Novi News , 101 N. Lafayette, South Lyon, MI 48178.

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  9. Novi Community CalendarRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Hometown Life

    Submit: Send calendar submissions via email to cstone@hometownlife.com , by fax to 248-685-2892 or by mail to Novi News , 101 N. Lafayette, South Lyon, MI 48178.

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  10. Area received more snow on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2010 | Woodward News

    Woodward County saw another one to two inches of snow that fell in the wee hours Monday and into the day, right on the heels of melting snow that fell last week.

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  11. Officials kept busy with milky messRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2010 | Woodward News

    ... "he was out of his vehicle when we arrived on scene." Emergency officials from the Woodward Fire Department, Woodward County EMS, Woodward County Sheriff's Office and Oklahoma Highway Patrol all responded to the accident, which occurred around 9:45 ...

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  12. Several fires keep Oklahoma firefighters busyRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Fox 23

    ... were evacuated while firefighters from 20 departments battled the blaze, which claimed 1,500 acres. In Woodward County, a fire that's two miles wide and eight miles long was still burning Monday. The fire is east of Woodward near Highway 412. ...

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  13. Several fires keep Oklahoma firefighters busyRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Fox 23

    ... were evacuated while firefighters from 20 departments battled the blaze, which claimed 1,500 acres. In Woodward County, a fire that's two miles wide and eight miles long was still burning Monday. The fire is east of Woodward near Highway 412. ...

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  14. Two ranchers are in critical condition after Woodward County wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    Two people were listed in critical condition Wednesday from injuries suffered in a wildfire that burned 13,700 acres in Woodward County.

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  15. Two ranchers in critical condition following Woodward County...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    Investigators have yet to determine what sparked two massive Oklahoma wildfires that burned nearly 28,000 acres last week, but the cause is believed to be accidental, said Matt Lehenbauer, Woodward County emergency management director.

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  16. Several fires keep Oklahoma firefighters busyRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Fox 23

    ... were evacuated while firefighters from 20 departments battled the blaze, which claimed 1,500 acres. In Woodward County, a fire that's two miles wide and eight miles long was still burning Monday. The fire is east of Woodward near Highway 412. ...

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  17. Rain reduces Oklahoma wildfire risk in many areasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... wildfires have burned more than 52 square miles in the state since Sunday - about 42 square miles of that in Woodward County in northwestern Oklahoma, with other fires reported near Guthrie and in Dewey County. Officials say the fires near Woodward ...

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  18. Rain reducing Oklahoma wildfire risk in many areasRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... wildfires have burned more than 52 square miles in the state since Sunday - about 42 square miles of that in Woodward County in northwestern Oklahoma, with other fires reported near Guthrie and in Dewey County. Officials say the fires near Woodward ...

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  19. Investigators Say Controlled Burn not Cause of Oklahoma WildfireRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    ... None of those have been released. Meanwhile, another fire north of Woodward threatened homes on May 6. Woodward County Emergency Manager Matt Lehenbauer said about two dozen homes were being evacuated. Two National Guard helicopters were on their ...

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  20. Firefighters work to extinguish massive Woodward County wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    Firefighters worked to extinguish two massive wildfires covering more than 26,000 acres Wednesday that burned simultaneously in Woodward County.

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