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  1. Latest Travel, Road Conditions From ODOTRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    Travel conditions around the state are expected to deteriorate the rest of the day and into the overnight hours as wintry precipitation continues to fall all over Oklahoma. Northwestern Oklahoma received the most snowfall with an additional 2 to 5 inches of snow today adding to the 2 to 4 inches those counties received Friday.

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  2. Updated road conditions: Winter storm - Round 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    ... slick, visibility is low with high winds. Have been receiving snow in Harper and Ellis County and some in Woodward County on top of previous rain so is going to be slick to slick in spots. Caution should be used as they will all be starting to ...

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  3. Teachers accused of send inappropriate texts to each other about studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    Three teachers are accused in Woodward County of sending inappropriate texts to each other about students at the school where they used to teach. TO AVOID THIS AREA.

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  4. GRAPHIC: Former Oklahoma educators charged with lewd molestation against studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Three former faculty members at an Oklahoma school district are facing charges for comments and text messages they allegedly made about female students. According to the arrest warrant in Woodward County, Syms and Lujan allegedly corresponded over text message about female students and their bodies.

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  5. Pair of earthquakes rattles parts of OklahomaRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    A pair of earthquakes have been recorded in Oklahoma, including a magnitude 3.0 temblor near Mooreland in northwestern Oklahoma. The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquake was recorded at 7:41 a.m. Friday about 12 miles east-northeast of the Woodward County town.

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  6. Pair of earthquakes rattles parts of OklahomaRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | KSWO

    A pair of earthquakes have been recorded in Oklahoma, including a magnitude 3.0 temblor near Mooreland in northwestern Oklahoma. The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquake was recorded at 7:41 a.m. Friday about 12 miles east-northeast of the Woodward County town.

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  7. Report: Drought impacting almost 1.5 million OklahomansRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... state, with an increase in the percentage of the state experiencing extreme drought that now includes all of Woodward County and much of Harper and Woods counties. Most of southeastern Oklahoma is still classified as abnormally dry with a large area ...

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  8. Okla. State Sen. arrested after cops find him passed out behind the wheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    A Republican leader in the Oklahoma Senate faces a misdemeanor charge of being in actual control of his vehicle while intoxicated after a sheriff's deputy reported finding him asleep in his running pickup truck on a country road. A Woodward County deputy reported knocking three times on the window of the truck to awaken the 37-year-old and smelling alcohol when the window was rolled down.

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  9. State Senator Arrested After Cops Find Him Passed Out Behind the WheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    A Republican leader in the Oklahoma Senate faces a misdemeanor charge of being in actual control of his vehicle while intoxicated after a sheriff's deputy reported finding him asleep in his running pickup truck on a country road. A Woodward County deputy reported knocking three times on the window of the truck to awaken the 37-year-old and smelling alcohol when the window was rolled down.

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  10. Woodward State Senator Arrested For IntoxicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A Republican leader in the Oklahoma Senate faces a misdemeanor charge of being in actual control of his vehicle while intoxicated after a sheriff's deputy reported finding him asleep in his running pickup truck on a country road. A Woodward County deputy reported knocking three times on the window of the truck to awaken the 37-year-old and smelling alcohol when the window was rolled down.

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  11. More Read the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    A Republican leader in the Oklahoma Senate faces a misdemeanor charge of being in actual control of his vehicle while intoxicated after a sheriff's deputy reported finding him asleep in his running pickup truck on a country road. A Woodward County deputy reported knocking three times on the window of the truck to awaken the 37-year-old and smelling alcohol when the window was rolled down.

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  12. Oklahoma state senator arrested on misdemeanor countRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... under the influence of an intoxicating substance and was released after posting $504 bail. According to a Woodward County sheriff's office report, the deputy could smell alcohol inside the truck. He stated he had difficulty understanding Marlatt, ...

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  13. Oklahoma senator found passed out behind the wheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    ... commonly known as APC. DUI is different from APC in that it requires that the vehicle is actually moving. A Woodward County deputy reported seeing the man's GMC pickup parked in an intersection at approximately 3 a.m. Tuesday. The suspect was ...

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  14. 3.9 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Woodward CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Its epicenter was located seven miles east northeast of Mooreland, 17 miles east northeast of Woodward, or about 112 miles northwest of the Oklahoma City metro, at a depth of just over four 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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  15. Oklahoma City's unemployment dipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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