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As a growing number of districts implement nontraditional schedules or mandate virtual school, parents are facing the difficult dilemma of how to tackle the unexpected full-time responsibilities of educating their children while continuing to financially support their families.

This weekend saw an extended family getting back together, as the annual Hanor Smokin’ Red Dirt BBQ saw hundreds descend on Enid to cook, judge and eat barbecue just like old times.

"We want to see this (COVID-19) go away," said Woodward resident Robert Solloway. "We want to get back to work and get the economy going the way it was before (the pandemic)."

Ever since social media became a mainstream phenomenon on the internet, there have been concerns about individuals' privacy, considering all the data that gets put out daily.

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Oklahoma Gas & Electric is warning customers of the potential for scams targeting some customers by phone and e-mail.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma will use millions in federal funding to purchase two reusable face masks for every student and teacher in the state to help ensure they’re protected from COVID-19 when they return to school, the governor announced Thursday.

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Time to empty out the piggy banks to help small businesses. Oklahoma banks are asking consumers to deposit their spare change at their local bank or coin-cashing machines as the pandemic-related shutdowns has created a coin shortage.

A deeply divided state school board refused Thursday to mandate statewide safety requirements for districts when they reopen next month.

Quilts are an excellent medium for telling a story too grand for words. Quilt blocks can act as book chapters, encouraging viewers to investigate further. The Oklahoma History Quilt is an embroidered masterpiece depicting 300 years of Oklahoma history, a testament to Camille Phelan’s tenacity and love of history.

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For 15 years, Zoë Institute, in partnership with the Cherokee County Christian Ministerial Alliance, has operated Hands of Grace Warehouse to assist area residents in need.

A community controversy over whether to mandate the wearing of masks in public or in businesses was taken up by Cherokee County's Economy Recovery Task Force Thursday morning, July 23.

Sunshine Convenience Store, 2700 N. York St., was robbed Thursday afternoon, said Lynn Hamlin, Muskogee Police Department spokeswoman.

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An officer received a suspicious package in the mail with unknown substances inside, the Norman Police Department said Thursday. 

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – As COVID-19 cases continue to climb in Oklahoma, hospitals are desperate to find ways to help more patients with less resources. TeleHealth Solution, a company that provides top-quality health care solutions for traditionally difficult-to-staff environments like rural settings and third-shift care,  will provide telehealth physicians for five hospitals in rural Oklahoma.

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