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18 Year Old Ponca Man Wanted in Rape Investigation

18 year old Ponca City resident Bristin Shawn Schaeffer is wanted by Police in connection with a second degree rape investigation. According to Oklahoma State statutes, second degree rape is defined as: rape committed by a person over eighteen (18) years of age upon a person which is under fourteen (14) years of age. Anyone wishing to send an anonymous ...

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Waukomis Woman Dies in Grant County Crash

A Wednesday afternoon accident in Enid has resulted in the death of a 53 year old Waukomis woman. The victim's name - Darlene Barton McDaniel, was released Thursday by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. McDaniel was traveling southbound on 30th Street and failed to stop at the stop sign while turning westbound onto Southgate Road.Her vehicle was then struck in the ...

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Osage County Accident Leaves 1 Dead 2 Injured

A two vehicle accident in Osage County, on Wednesday morning, has left one man dead and two others injured according to a report from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.  The accident took place 5 miles south of Skiatook on 52nd West Avenue at Rock School Road. Troopers say that at about 10:13 a.m. Wednesday, 45 year old Luis Dominguez-Vargas, driving a ...

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Newkirk Update Power Back On Sometime Wednesday Afternoon

Update at 9:34 from the Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority - “Crews continue to work on the power outage in Newkirk. All of the damaged poles have been replaced and are up. The crews are currently working on putting the power lines back up on the poles. Estimated restoration time is early this afternoon.” First Baptist Church in Newkirk, at 4748 ...

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Kathryn McGreggor of Ponca City Serving on USS George HW Bush

              ARABIAN GULF (July 14, 2014) Seaman Apprentice Kathryn McGreggor, from Ponca, Okla., paints in the foc’sle aboard the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). George H.W. Bush is supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility.     (U.S. Navy photo by ...

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Ponca City Man Injured in Sunday Evening Motorcycle Accident

Peter Joseph William of Ponca City is in stable condition following a single vehicle motorcycle accident that occurred late Sunday night on US Highway 60 in Osage County. At about 11:30 Sunday evening, William was traveling eastbound on Highway 60 near Kelley Road on a 1999 Harley Davidson motorcycle when he left the roadway, went up an embankment and overturned.  The motorcycle came ...

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Update Newkirk Power To Be Restored by Wednesday Afernoon

Update:  5:06pm  Tuesday July 15 City of Newkirk remains without power The City of Newkirk and its 1,384 customers remain without power. All power can be expected to be restored no later than the afternoon of Wednesday, July 16. On Monday, July 14, a total of 15 138 kV (thousand volt) transmission line poles were knocked down due to high ...

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Red Cross Offers Helping Tips on Dealing With Power Outages

Hot weather: What do you need for a hot weather outage?  Here’s some helpful information from the American Red Cross – serving Eastern Kay, Northeastern Noble and Pawnee Counties Set aside plenty of extra drinking water for yourself, your family, and your pets. Stock up on extra ice to help maintain cold temperatures in your freezer and refrigerator as long ...

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Police Report Armed Robbery At Stop N Go Monday Morning

An armed robbery of the Stop N Go Convenience Store at 501 West Highland was reported to Police Monday morning, July 14, at approximately 1:43am. The clerk told responding officers, who arrived on scene less than two minutes after the robbery was reported, that a male wearing a dark mask, gloves and a dark hooded sweatshirt entered the store and demanded ...

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Ponca Man Dies After Being Ejected From Vehicle

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is reporting that an 18 year old Ponca City man died after the vehicle he was riding in ran off the side of the highway. According to the report, Chris Richter was a passenger in a pickup about 8:15 a.m. Monday traveling east on State Highway 3 about 2.5 miles west of the McCurtain County line. The driver ...

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