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Voter Registration Deadline Approaches

This week is the deadline to register to vote in the next Tulsa County election.Friday, August 2nd, is the last day to get signed up for the August 26th election.The election board has set up an additional early voting site at the Hardesty Library at 91st and Memorial.Officials at the election board say almost half of early voters went there in the last election.To sign up or look at a sample ballot, just head to www.tulsacounty.org/electionsTo register, either apply in person at the election...

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Tulsa Public Schools Has 120 Job Openings

Tulsa Public Schools is looking to fill more than 120 jobs before the start of the new school year.

Police Search For Little Caesars Robbery Suspects

Little Caesars Robbery Suspect Little Caesars Robbery Suspect

Tulsa Police have released two surveillance images from a robbery at the Little Caesars at 3308 E. Pine.Two men with guns robbed the restaurant on Sunday, July 20th at 9:00 PM.

Court Proceedings Continued for Former Broken Arrow Player

Devon Thomas Devon Thomas

A former Broken Arrow football player will be back in court Monday morning.

Tulsa Lane Closures Begin

Two lanes will be closed starting Monday on South Lewis between East 17th Street and East 21st Street for sewer work.

Body Found at Walnut Creek State Park

Authorities are investigating after a body was found at Walnut Creek State Park.

3 Things to Know Monday

3 Things to Know Monday: Dollar General Armed Robbery, Devon Thomas in Court and Lane Closures Begin

Overnight Armed Robbery

A Dollar General store at 43rd and 209th East Avenue was robbed Sunday night.

Officials Respond to Drowning in East Tulsa

Tulsa Dispatch confirms a drowning in the 600 block of south 93rd east avenue.

Man Shot in the Head at Tulsa Party

A man was shot in the head Sunday in what Tulsa police are calling a 'family dispute.'

Sapulpa Community Theatre In Jeopardy Of Closing

 For the past 25 years a community theatre in Green Country has been providing live entertainment to residents. But now the Sapulpa Community Theatre is in jeopardy. The theatre needs to raise about $15,000 to keep its doors open.

Four Men Arrested for Alleged Attempted Garage Theft

Four males were arrested Saturday night after they were reportedly caught in the act of stealing items from a resident's garage.

Center Of the Universe Festival Gives Local Businesses Boost

Thousands of people swarmed into the Brady District for day two of the Center of the Universe Festival.

Tulsa Police Questioning Suspects in Possible Hostage Incident

Tulsa police were called out to a midtown Tulsa apartment complex around 1 p.m. Sunday afternoon after a neighbor called in to police saying that she saw a man holding a gun to a woman's head.

Steamy Sunday Expected, Cooler Week Ahead

After another day with triple digit heat, an excessive heat warning and advisory will remain in effect through Sunday.

Burglary Suspect Injures Officer

29-Year-Old Irish McReynolds 29-Year-Old Irish McReynolds

An officer was injured, Saturday afternoon, after responding to a burglary call around 21st and Southwest Boulevard, according to the arrest report.

EMSA Issues 6th Medical Heat Alert

EMSA medics have responded to seven patients with suspected heat-related symptoms within 19 hours on Saturday.

Oklahoma Health Officials Prepare for Flu Season

After a record-breaking 63 people died as a result of the flu during the 2013-14 flu season, Oklahoma health officials preparing for the coming season say educating the public is key to reducing both the deaths and the number of people who contract the virus.

Body Found Near Tulsa Home

Tulsa police do not suspect foul play after a man in his 50's was found dead Saturday morning.

Man with AIDS Bites Medical Technician, Gets Arrested

Tulsa police arrested a man on a complaint of knowingly spreading AIDS after he reportedly bit a health care worker late Friday night, causing a deep cut and bleeding.

Report: OU Running Back Joe Mixon Involved In A Serious Altercation Video included

Here's the latest on Mixon's run-in near campus early Friday morning.

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...

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...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Tulsans to Protest Gaza Conflict

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

Alleged Hair Product Burglars Booked by Tulsa Police

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

3 Things to Know Friday

Here are the 3 things to know this morning.

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.

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,...

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...

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.

Crews Continue to Make Progress On I-44 Construction Project

Crews opened up on and off ramps for eastbound I-44 at Lewis Avenue Tuesday. This is part of a $400 million project that began in 2005.

Man Accused of Kidnapping, Robbery

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

Police Search for Two Men After Taco Truck Robbery

Officers with the Tulsa Police Department were called to the area near 23rd and Garnett after receiving reports of an armed robbery. At the scene they found that the business robbed was a taco food truck just before midnight.

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.

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.

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...

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...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

EMSA Issues 4th Medical Heat Alert

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

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 ...

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...

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.

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.

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.

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.

Emergency Responder Equipment Withstands Heat

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

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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...

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...

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...

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