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Drought Conditions Are Improving

Much of Green Country has received good rainfall totals the past few weeks.

Tulsans Protest Against Middle East Violence

The conflict may be half a world away, but the passions could be felt just down the street."I'm for a free Palestine, I'm for a free Gaza, I'm for humanity," said one man.Dozens of people descending on the corner of 71st and Memorial, hoping for an end to the violence."I'm not against muslims, Jews, or Christians, I just want us all to live on peace," said one woman.But that is a tall order, when you consider that even though we're half a world away, you can feel the tension right here."Pales... More>>

A Helpful Boxer In Need Of Help

You may remember meeting Winston back in 2012. He's a Boxer who came from an abusive home and found his way into the arms of a loving family who nursed him back to health. He also donates blood so that other dogs can have life saving surgeries. As it turns out, Winston is now in need of help himself. He has a terrible tooth abscess that is going to require major surgery into his jaw. It's a cost Winston's family can't cover right now and they need help from the public to help their amazing d... More>>

New Details Released in Case of Police Chief Accused of Molestation

Spavinaw Police Chief Clarence William Gregory, Sr. was released from jail Friday after being arrested on two complaints of lewd molestation. More>>

Reward Offered for Information on Rogers County Cold Case

Officials with the Rogers County Sheriff's Office have been leading the effort to search for Dione Fox's remains since earlier this week. It's taking place in the Tiawah area just southeast of Claremore.

Cyclists Traveling Across Country Stop in Tulsa to Help Habitat for Humanity

33 young men and women with "Bike and Build" stopped in Tulsa to help with a housing project Friday. More>>

Okla. Supreme Court says Lawmaker can Serve as DA

From left to right: Kunzweiler and Jordan From left to right: Kunzweiler and Jordan

The Oklahoma Supreme Court says Republican state Rep. Fred Jordan of Jenks is eligible to become Tulsa County's district attorney, even though a raise for prosecutors was approved during his term in the Legislature. More>>

Dangerous Heat Index Values Possible

Heat index values the next couple of days will soar to 100-110 degrees across the region.As a result, a heat index has been issued for areas along and west of Highway 75.A Heat Advisory is issued by the National Weather Service when the "heat index" is expected to exceed 105 degrees Fahrenheit during the day and 80 degrees Fahrenheit during the night for at least two consecutive days.A cool front will arrive on Sunday, which will bring with it a chance for a few isolated storms. Much cooler w... More>>

Woman Thinks Meth is Laced, Tells Police

A 54-year-old Oklahoma woman is facing felony drug charges after police said she called them because she thought her methamphetamine was laced with something. More>>

Cause of Death Released for Alleged Serial Attacker

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has determined the cause of death of Desmond Campbell, the alleged serial sexual attacker of eight women in Tulsa. More>>

Toasty Weekend in Store for Green Country

Temperatures will continue to climb the next couple of days with highs in the upper 90s to near 100. More>>

Tulsans to Protest Gaza Conflict

It's a bloody, international conflict that has got residents talking in Tulsa. More>>

Alleged Hair Product Burglars Booked by Tulsa Police

Two suspects are in custody following a string of hair product burglaries that began in May. More>>

3 Things to Know Friday

Here are the 3 things to know this morning. More>>

Center of the Universe Festival Begins Today, High Temps Expected

Tulsa's Center of the Universe music festival begins today downtown in the Brady Arts district. More>>

Kangaroo Missing In Vinita Video included

With wide open fields in every direction, it's understandable that someone new to Vinita would want to explore."We're just moving in," said Kay Williams. She and her group of eight kangaroos moved in on last Friday, and by Saturday morning…"She goes, I'm down two," said Al Wightman. He just leased Kay the property recently, and when he learned she was bringing kangaroos.."I thought it'd be interesting and pretty cool," he said.She uses them as therapy animals. Cinderella, Sassy, Jasper, Hope,... More>>

Casting Call For Movie About Native American Entertainer "Te Ata"

If you've ever wanted to star in a movie, now's your chance to give it a go.The Chickasaw Nation will hold an open casting call for "Te Ata" next Saturday at the Hard Rock Hotel Casino.All Native Americans are welcome.The movie focuses on the life and legacy of chickasaw performer Mary Frances Thompson.She gained fame around the world in the 20s and 30s for her unique one woman show about Indian heritage.In 1987, Thompson was named the very first Oklahoma Treasure by Governor Henry Bellmon.S... More>>

First Ozone Alert Day Issued for Tulsa Area

Increased pollution in Tulsa Thursday may cause people with lung or heart disease to experience adverse health effects. Residents across the city are urged to take a different measures to help keep the pollution under control with the increased heat warnings in the area.

18 Year Old Found Dead Inside Car, Muskogee Juvenile Arrested

Investigators were sent to the residence in the 2800 block of West Okmulgee after being notified of a reported shooting. The residence is located west of downtown Muskogee.


Police Say They’ve Arrested Man in Viral Shoplifting Video

 A man accused of shoplifting from a Coweta Walmart was arrested on Monday. More>>

Man Accused of Kidnapping, Robbery

Wagoner County Sheriff Deputies say they have arrested a man on complaints of kidnapping and robbery. More>>

Former OSU Player Justin Blackmon Arrested

Justin Blackmon Justin Blackmon

Former Oklahoma State wide receiver Justin Blackmon has been arrested in Edmond on a complaint of marijuana possession. More>>

July 2014 Coolest In 10 Years

So far, this July is on pace to be one of the coolest July's in 10 years.  More>>

Masked Men Caught On Camera Robbing Tulsa Dollar General Store

Two men came into the store with guns and masks. Several children were inside, but surveillance shows one of the robbers let them out. More>>

The Heat Marches On

After storms pounded parts of eastern Oklahoma Wednesday, the system that brought the rain won’t provide much relief from soaring temperatures.

A New Approach To Neglected Lots

"It's a black and white issue, or in this case, green and yellow. "It's terrible," said Danley Clow, "it is just unbelievable the way they let it go."He has a gorgeous yard himself, and spends a couple of days a week keeping it in pristine condition. But across the street..."This is just pitiful," he said.It is a tiny strip of land, that's changed hands time and again. The last time at county auction. The new owner says Mr. Clow, has yet to mow it, and it got very overgrown before someone cal... More>>

Investigation Continues After Mother, Son Found Dead in Midtown Home

Investigators stated that both individuals were found with fatal shotgun wounds. No signs of a struggle were reported inside the residence, according to a statement from the Tulsa Police Department.

True Love Never Changes Video included

Life can sometimes change you as dramatically as an aluminum can in a crusher. It was roughly 60 years ago when George Mercer lost his arms in an industrial accident.George recounted that day with his co-worker, saying "And so he started it back up. Raised it up off of me and I come up with this hand this arm hanging straight down, this one down. A little bit of skin a holding them on."He was undoubtedly different, and yet still the same, when just a week later he called out to his wife Claud... More>>

Third Graders Summer School Efforts Show Small Gains Video included

Tulsa school administrators say they will likely retain a significant number of third graders who scored unsatisfactory on state reading exams. More>>

Tulsa Police Need Help Catching Subject Caught On Camera

Tulsa Police say they need help finding a person who was caught on camera using stolen credit cards. Officers say the person bought gift cards at two local convenience stores with a fraudulent credit card.Those purchases added up to more than $230.Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS or text TIP918 to CRIMES. More>>

Cherokee Co. Authorities Search for Suspect in Church Burglaries, Fire

Officials with the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office stated that the two incidents happened July 22 and early Wednesday morning at the Crescent Valley Church in the Woodall area. The church is located just off of Highway 62.


Elevated Levels of Pollutants Found in Samples at Creek Co. Rural Water #2

Information provided about the two pollutants states that customers are not in any immediate danger of health issues. But that prolonged exposure could lead to increased cancer risks.


Police Searching for March Homicide Suspect

Tulsa Police are asking for help finding a man they believe is connected to a midtown homicide that happened in early March.


3 Things to Know Wednesday

Fire Displaces Multiple Families, Tulsa Man Wanted in Connection with March Homicide and 1996 Cold Case Search Continues. More>>

Multiple Families Displaced After Midtown Apartment Fire

The Tulsa Fire Department said three families are displaced after a midtown apartment complex went up in flames. More>>

Another Cool Snap Is Possible Next Week

Temperatures through the weekend will remain above normal, but we are tracking yet another change coming our way.

Sidewalk Plans Scrapped At Gathering Place

It's called The Gathering Place, but changes have been made to the way that some people would have gathered there."We were planning on putting a sidewalk that was gonna connect to this location run it all the way along here all the way up around the circle to 21st street and Veterans Park, get it all tied together," said Paul Zachary.An additional way to access the park, until residents in the neighborhood adjacent to the area said hold on a minute."The problem would be parking on our narrow ... More>>

EMSA Issues 4th Medical Heat Alert

EMSA medics responded to eight patients with suspected heat-related symptoms within a 20 hour period on Tuesday. More>>

Video of Accused Shoplifter Goes Viral

An accused shoplifter caught in the act. On another man's cell phone. That video is going viral! It happened outside the Walmart in Coweta.A man named Anthony Smith posted the video on his Facebook page on Sunday. More than 3,800 people shared the video as of Tuesday. According to comments on the social media website, Smith followed a possible shoplifter out of a Coweta Walmart and captured the man quickly throwing a shopping cart full of groceries into the back seat of a gold SUV. The video ... More>>

Mayo Demonstration Academy Will Reopen To Ease Overcrowding

The halls at a vacant Tulsa school will soon, once again, be filled with children.Monday night, the school board approved phase four of Project Schoolhouse.Mayo Demonstration Academy will re-open to help ease overcrowding in east Tulsa.The school will be renovated and expanded using bond money.It will serve students in kindergarten through 8th grades..Amy Polonchek, TPS Chief of Staff says, it's something new for Tulsa."A lot of advantages to keeping students together for that long. You reduc... More>>

Search Continues in 1996 Cold Case Video included

Investigators are continuing their search for the remains of a Rogers County woman who hasn’t been seen since 1996. More>>

Investigators Arrest One and Search for Second Suspect in Adair County Homicide

27-Year-Old Janice Manken 27-Year-Old Janice Manken

An Adair County homicide investigation leads to the arrest of one female suspect and the search for a male suspect. More>>

Detectives Need Help Identifying Suspect in Business Burglary

TPD Surveillance Video, July 15, 2014 TPD Surveillance Video, July 15, 2014

On Tuesday, July 15 just after 6:00 a.m., detectives say a suspect broke the glass out of the front door of a business in the 6100 block of East 71st Street. More>>

Oklahoma Gas Prices Going Down

The nationwide average gas price is $3.49 per gallon. The nationwide average gas price is $3.49 per gallon.

Oklahoma gas prices have declined for 14 straight days. More>>

Emergency Responder Equipment Withstands Heat

Extreme summer heat does not seem to be causing problems for emergency responders' equipment. More>>

Web Extra: Q&A With OSU Coach Mike Gundy

OSU Coach Mike Gundy answers questions about the upcoming Cowboys season. More>>

Heat Advisories & Warnings Today

Welcome to summer! A ridge of high pressure in the upper atmosphere is keeping us locked in hot and humid today and tomorrow. Most of the Central and Western part of the state is under a Heat Advisory, while Tulsa Co. is under an Excessive Heat Warning.

Pawhuska Residents Voice Outrage After Alleged Special Treatment for City Official

Pawhuska residents continue to voice outrage over what many claim was special treatment for a city official. The city attorney is on leave, following a DUI stop when he was taken home, instead of being arrested. It was all caught on camera and at Monday's city council meeting, many citizens spoke up.


Broken Arrow City Manager Resigns

After less than two years in office Broken Arrow City Manager Thomas Moton Junior is quitting. More>>

Plaza Plans Raising Night Noise Concern Video included

Take a look around the plaza in front of the Tulsa county courthouse and it looks like something straight out of Madmen. But before long, the plaza will have a whole new look."We ought to be getting plans here this week or next week," said Paul Zachary of the city of Tulsa.Making that transformation will take up to 16 months. And initially, much of the work was going to be done at night."When it came to actual demolition type work or drilling into those columns, that was all going to be done ... More>>

Bartlesville Police Need Help Identifying Whoever Stole Tires From Dealership

Photo Credit: Nathan Thompson, Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise Photo Credit: Nathan Thompson, Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise

Bartlesville Police say they need helping catching whoever is responsible for stealing from a car dealership. More>>

Search Underway For Remains In 1996 Cold Case

Search Underway For Remains In 1996 Cold Case

The search for Dione Fox is centered around 20 acres and involves multiple law enforcement agencies. More>>

School Opening This Fall For Gay & Diverse Students

A one-of-a-kind school will open its doors for the first time this Fall.Oklahoma Alliance Academy welcomes kids who are diverse, gay, lesbian and transgender, grades sixth through 12-t12thgrade.They are often bullied and at high risk for suicide.CC Lawhon is the head master and says the need is definitely there."What we need is a place with an exceptional education, that's safe for people who don't think like everybody else, who don't have the exact same traditional expected norms that everyb... More>>

EPA Awards over $11 Million to State of Oklahoma to Improve Water Quality

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded over $11 million to the Oklahoma Water Resources Board (OWRB). The grant is part of EPA’s Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF), a program that provides low-interest, flexible loans to communities to help them improve water quality and infrastructure.“These revolving loan funds are some of the most effective tools we have for helping communities of all sizes achieve their clean-water goals,” said Regional Administrator Ron... More>>

New Law Protects Victims Of Domestic Violence

A new law takes effect statewide in November protecting the victims of domestic violence.However, Sheriff Stanley Glanz thinks it's so important, he's putting those rules into play right now locally.Additionally, all deputies (including reserves) will be receiving mandatory training onH.B. 2526 throughout the month of July.The new law requires the following from deputies:1. "Upon the preliminary investigation of a domestic violence crime involving intimatepartner violence, the first peace off... More>>

Child Abuse Network Warns Against Kids in Hot Cars; Several Fatal Cases This Summer

The Child Abuse Network said in light of hot, summer temperatures returning to Green Country, it wants to warn people against leaving children in hot cars. More>>

Remains Found Near Riverside Casino Identified

The Medical Examiner's office and the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation have identified human remains found near the River Spirit Casino at 81st Riverside as 47 year old Stephen Clark. Tulsa Police say there is no indication Clark's death is a homicide. More>>

Hot Weather Expected This Week

The heat really cranks up on today with highs soaring into the mid 90s. More>>

Man Most Wanted by Tulsa Police for Death of 14-Year-Old Girl

Travis Lozada Travis Lozada

Officials stated that Travis Lozada is wanted for the death of April Montano in May. Prosecutors filed first degree murder and attempted robbery with a firearm charges on July 2.

Spraying Begins After Sample Tests Positive for West Nile

The Tulsa County Health Department has confirmed a sampling of mosquitoes tested positive for the West Nile virus. More>>

Shots Fired at Bar Near 21st and Sheridan

Shots rang out early Monday morning outside an East Tulsa bar. More>>

3 Things to Know Monday

Shots Fired at Rio Restaurant and Bar, West Nile Virus in Tulsa County and Three Car Accident in Broken Arrow More>>

One Injured After Three Car Accident

A Sunday night three car collision left one driver recovering from injuries. More>>

Run-a-thon Raises Money for Girls on the Run

A 24 hour run-a-thon event that started on Saturday was aimed at supporting a YWCA health and wellness program. Several people committed themselves to running one hour on a treadmill and raising at least $150 for the international program called Girls on the Run."I am feeling good. Sweaty, but great," said rundraiser Tallulah Smith.Smith is one of the rundraisers who was up for the challenge, since the program is something she holds close to her heart."I came out here today because I am an as... More>>

Man Arrested for Alleged Rape in Broken Arrow

Warren Blunt Warren Blunt

Police arrested 21-year-old Warren Blunt in Broken Arrow for an alleged rape, Sunday Morning.Officers say the victim reported the incident immediately after it happened. She says her boyfriend was out of town, but his friend, Warren Blunt, was still at the house. After going to sleep, she woke up to Blunt on top of her.She reportedly got away and reported the incident to Broken Arrow Police. Officers went back to her house searching for Blunt. Upon their arrival, he ran off. One of the office... More>>

Police Arrest Man for Indecent Exposure Outside Tulsa Hospital

Ernie Gutierrez Ernie Gutierrez

Police took 36-year-old Ernie Gutierrez into custody Sunday morning for allegedly exposing himself to two women outside of a Tulsa Hospital.Officers say two women, who were visiting the hospital, reportedly walked outside the emergency room for a smoke break and Gutierrez approached one of the women and asked her if he could, "kiss her pinky." Both women immediately went back inside the hospital.Then, the women stepped back outside for a second smoke break and Gutierrez reportedly walked up t... More>>

Grove Assault Leads to OSBI Investigation

OSBI has taken on a case out of Delaware County involving a Grove man who assaulted his brother.At approximately 2:00 am Sunday morning, deputies responded to a call about an assault in the 37000 block of South 610 Road near Grove.54-year-old Randy Murry was assaulted by his brother, 52-year-old Gary Murry. Randy was flown to a Joplin hospital.Gary was arrested for aggravated assault and battery with a deadly weapon, which was a firearm.We do not know Randy Murry's condition at this time. More>>

Movie, TV legend James Garner Dies

James Garner, photo credit: Mark Mainz/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images James Garner, photo credit: Mark Mainz/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Actor James Garner, wisecracking star of TV's "Maverick" who went on to a long career on both small and big screen, has died. He was 86.He was found dead of natural causes at his Brentwood home Saturday evening, Los Angeles police officer Alonzo Iniquez said early Sunday.Officers responded to a call around 8 p.m. PDT and confirmed Garner's identity from family members, Iniquez told The Associated Press.There was no immediate word on a specific cause of death. Garner had suf... More>>

Immigration Debates Continue to Divide Oklahomans

Two groups of protestors with two very different voices held signs from a Tulsa overpass this afternoon.Protests like the one here on Southwest Boulevard and I-244 were held across the country, showing the divide in immigration reform.Some showed up in support of the children and those escaping poverty and crime, calling them refugees.Others reminded them of their law breaking actions."Protesting the latest influx of illegal immigrants," said Jim Goodloe. "Now, they get offended by being call... More>>

Community Raising Money For People With Rare Disorder

A benefit concert in Sand Springs is raising money for a rare genetic syndrome called Arterial Tortuosity Syndrome. There are only about 30 known living patients with ATS in the entire world. Six-year-old Aiden Taylor of Owasso is one who suffers from the disorder. He and he's family will be at the event.The benefit concert will be held at Broadway Baptist Church in Sand Springs at 6 p.m. on Saturday. There will be 4 Christian bands, BBQ plates for $5 bucks and donations will be accepted at t... More>>

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