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Jumping worms reported in Kay County

STILLWATER — Gardeners might be uncovering the invasive Asian jumping worm. Unlike native earthworms, this and other non-native earthworm species, can wreak havoc in the soil. And yes, they do jump. Asian jumping worms are somewhat new to the United States, said Scott Loss, associate professor with Oklahoma State...
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Texas Forward Isaiah Manning Names Oklahoma State in Top 6

The 2023 recruiting cycle is in a busy period. Oklahoma State has hosted a handful of prospects on official visits over the past month or so, and now a prospect has put OSU in his top group. Isaiah Manning, a 6-foot-7 forward out of the Lone Star State, included OSU in his top group with TCU, Kansas State, Harvard, Columbia and Xavier.

OSU All-American Eugenio Chacarra Reportedly Turning Pro, Joining LIV Golf

The second-ranked amateur golfer in the world is turning pro. Oklahoma State golfer Eugenio Chacarra has signed a three-year deal with the controversial Saudi-backed golf league LIV Golf. The news was first reported by Spanish newspaper Marca and has since been confirmed by multiple sources. “My position is that of...

Stillwater woman accused of repeatedly abusing boyfriend

In charges filed on June 7, Lakawitz was accused of using a tire iron to hit her boyfriend in the leg and arm, as well as a knife to poke him in the side and face on June 5. Lakawitz was also accused of biting him on the chest, pulling out his hair, and after pushing him to the ground, sitting on his trunk and choking him, also on June 5.

22 events in 2022 where you can celebrate July 4th across Oklahoma

After two years of curtailed celebrations — from cancellations and restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic to pyrotechnics-free festivities caused by last year's fireworks shortage — July Fourth celebrations across Oklahoma are planning a big bang this year. From the 50th anniversary celebration for Edmond's LibertyFest to the...
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NOC to expand nursing admissions in Stillwater

Body The Northern Oklahoma College Nursing Program will accept applications for spring semester 2023 start on the Stillwater campus through Oct. 1. Applicants must meet minimum program requirements for admission and be accepted to Northern Oklahoma College prior to acceptance in the Nursing Program. Applicants are selected based on qualifications and space availability.

Oklahoma State offers 2023 Canadian big man Michael Nwoko

STILLWATER, Okla. — Mike Boynton and his Oklahoma State basketball staff are working non-stop to piece together a crucial 2023 recruiting class. One of the latest moves included extending an offer to a 6-foot-10, 240-pound big man from Canada. High three-star prospect Michael Nwoko reported his offer from the...

Stillwater Police seeking public help to find suspects

(Stillwater, Okla) — On Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at 2:32 a.m., Stillwater Police responded to Dollar General (1608 N Cimarron Plaza) for a commercial alarm. When the initial officer arrived he noticed that the glass door on the front of the business was broken and there was a large amount of glass on the ground, both inside and outside of the business.

Car accident leads to arrest

A two-car accident in Meridian led to a felony arrest of a Duncan man last Tuesday when he was allegedly under the influence. According to the court report, Bobby Craig Curtis, 52, was traveling in his pickup truck on Oliver Road east of Old Highway 81 when he hit the car of Rosa Lee Tidwell, 91, of Comanche.

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The Doenges Ford Indians forge on with the day two of the Turf and Dirt Showcase at Bill Doenges Memorial Stadium. The Tribe are not playing any official games but are putting some of their best uncommitted players in front of NCAA, NAIA and junior college coaches. The hope is...

Going to the blackberry festival this year?

Welcome to Don't Miss Reads, our weekly newsletter highlighting some of our editors' favorite stories, photos and videos that you might have missed. Did you know that you can celebrate the Fourth of July in June? I'm Moran Elwell, features editor, and I don't want you to miss out on the many patriotic events that are happening across Oklahoma right now!

OSBI arrests Epic Charter School founders, former CFO on multiple felony charges; Harris and Chaney are Newkirk High School graduates

OKLAHOMA CITY – On Thursday, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) is announcing the arrest of Epic Charter Schools founders Benjamin Scott Harris, 47, Oklahoma City, and David Lee Chaney, 43, Oklahoma City, and former Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Joshua Aaron Brock, 40, Edmond. Harris and Chaney are...

Summer reminders for school immunizations and sports physicals

Over the summer break is a great time to ensure your child’s immunization record is up-to-date. The full guide of required immunizations by the Oklahoma State Department of Health for the 2022-2023 school year can be viewed online, but a few helpful reminders are mentioned below. Pre-Kindergarten students need the DTaP (diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis), MMR (measles, mumps, rubella), and…