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Oklahoma Debuts at No. 2 in ESPN Poll

Media Day in Norman is Thursday. Oklahoma begins practice Friday. The 2021 college football season is now a month away. So preseason polls are getting serious. The Sooners came up at No. 2 in ESPN’s preseason power rankings on Tuesday, one spot behind defending champion Alabama. The poll was conducted among “33 ESPN college football experts” and includes Clemson at No. 3, Georgia at No. 4 and Ohio State at No. 5.
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More than 2,100 new COVID-19 cases reported across Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY (KOKH) — The Oklahoma State Department of Health is reporting 2,160 new COVID-19 cases in the state Wednesday. The new seven-day case average is now 1,755 with nearly 15,000 active cases. Hospitalizations have increased across the state with the Oklahoma City region seeing 178 hospitalizations. Fifty of those...
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949 COVID-19 cases reported by OSDH on Tuesday

PONCA CITY – 4,006 COVID-19 cases/84 deaths/3,865 recoveries. BLACKWELL – 699 COVID-19 cases/28 deaths/663 recoveries. NEWKIRK – 458 COVID-19 cases/6 deaths/446 recoveries. TONKAWA – 382 COVID-19 cases/15 deaths/366 recoveries. KAW CITY – 67 COVID-19 cases/3 deaths/61 recoveries. BRAMAN – 25 COVID-19 cases/1 death/24 recoveries. As for the COVID-19 vaccine, a...
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Schools & Mask Mandates, Oklahoma Politics Come Under Fire

Here we are, weeks from a new school year, and districts all over the state are having the same discussions they were a year ago. How can they make regular in-person school unassumingly safe for kids and teachers? I know the debate is currently raging on social media in my little Northern Oklahoma hometown. Whether politically charged or backed by religious sentiment, it seems there are two sides to the argument, and very few moderately in the middle on whether kids should go to school this year in person, be required to wear masks, or just skip right to the virtual learning they all leaned on last year.
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Oklahoma’s tax-free weekend begins Friday

Oklahoma’s tax-free weekend begins this Friday, August 6 and ends Sunday, August 8. This is what the Oklahoma Tax Commission describes as exempt during the weekend sale:. “Sales of any article of clothing or footwear designed to be worn on or about the human body and the sales price of the article is less than one hundred dollars are exempt. This does not apply to the sale of any accessories, special clothing or footwear primarily designed for athletic activity or protective use that is not normally worn except when used for athletic activity or protective use, or to the rental of clothing or footwear.
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5 Best Burrito Places in Oklahoma

There is so much more to Mexican food than just tacos that might come to mind when you think of it. The taco is the tip of the iceberg when it comes to Mexican food. If you're searching for authentic Mexican flavors, Oklahoma has them all, including specially Burritos.
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OSDH: 151 active COVID-19 cases in Pittsburg County

The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported 151 active COVID-19 cases in Pittsburg County on August 4 in the weekly county update. More information from OSDH can be found in the story. Total active cases statewide: 14,932 up from 9,886 on 7/28/21. Total OSDH statewide deaths: 7,531 CDC/NCHS: 8,754. Total...
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Oklahoma will be the measuring stick

Cares about playing in any conference because we could walk into the SEC and still kick ###. The difference being we would still play Bama with Bama now being concerned that we could knock them out of the National Championship game, depending on how many teams get in. Does anyone in the SEC think Dabo would be scared?