February 25, 2021

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma provided more than $2.5 billion economic impact to Oklahoma in 2019

Choctaw Nation Michelle Weaver DURANT — The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma announced Thursday that the Tribe had a $2,519,532,303 economic impact on the State of Oklahoma in […]
February 23, 2021

Hutchings serves on 2021 AFR/OFU Cooperative Policy Committee

Release NORMAN — Hope Hutchings, Hendrix, has completed her term on the 2021 American Farmers & Ranchers/Oklahoma Farmers Union (AFR/OFU) Policy Committee, a subset of the […]
February 20, 2021

Mead man dies in vehicle accident on Highway 70

One man died as a result of a vehicle accident on Saturday morning in Mead. Christopher Overturf, 45, of Mead, was driving a 2019 Dodge on […]
February 18, 2021

Chief Batton signs Executive Order after historic winter weather

Choctaw Nation DURANT – Chief Gary Batton signed an Executive Order on Feb. 16, declaring a state of emergency, following the unprecedented winter weather that swept […]
February 13, 2021

Lankford votes to acquit Donald Trump

Release WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) issues statement on his vote to acquit Donald Trump on the Article of Impeachment: “I cannot support removing […]
February 12, 2021

Stitt announces Oklahomans with comorbidities, teachers and staff eligible for vaccine

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Kevin Stitt, alongside State Commissioner of Health Dr. Lance Frye, Deputy Commissioner Keith Reed and Secretary of Education Ryan Walters, announced […]
February 12, 2021

OHP discourages travel during upcoming weather event

Release The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is encouraging residents to stay home during the upcoming winter weather event. Starting on Sunday, OHP is discouraging any travel because […]
February 9, 2021

Roberts, Humphrey among legislators sending Stitt letter to express support of EO regarding DPS wait times

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – A bipartisan group of Oklahoma State Representatives today sent a letter to Governor Kevin Stitt expressing their support for an executive order […]
February 5, 2021

Durant Police Department releases statement about local scam

Durant Police Department BRYAN COUNTY – Over the past week, the Durant Police Department has taken three fraud reports about a scam involving warrants. In each case, […]