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  • Time for Main Street Easter Egg Hunt

    Woodward Main Street is holding its 5th annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday.

    April 10, 2014

  • Oklahoma Legislature honors 45th Infantry soldier

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A soldier with Oklahoma's 45th Infantry Brigade who was seriously injured while trying to protect others when a massive tornado struck Moore in May was honored Tuesday with one of the state's highest military decorations.

    April 9, 2014

  • Capitol on endangered places list

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — For the second year in a row, the nearly 100-year-old Oklahoma state Capitol made a list of the most endangered places in the state.

    April 9, 2014

  • HPTC rehires support personnel

    No discussion was necessary before the High Plains Technology Center's Board of Education voted unanimously to reemploy the school's various support staff personnel during a board meeting Monday night.

    April 9, 2014

  • Commission approves ordinance

    Woodward City Commissioners approved an ordinance (No. 1596) essentially giving back an easement or "public way" located on a platted street in the Lakeridge Addition to the developer Kenny Snider during their Monday night meeting.

    April 9, 2014

  • County OKs bid for phone system

    Woodward County Commissioners approved a bid for a new phone system for the District 26 District Attorney's office in Woodward and discussed the objective of a routine state county financial audit at Monday's weekly meeting.

    April 8, 2014

  • Opening set for new miniature golf course at Crystal Beach

    The long awaited grand opening of the new miniature golf course at Crystal Beach Park will be held this Thursday afternoon.

    April 8, 2014

  • Oklahoma prison boss clearing county jails

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — After just a few months on the job, the new director of Oklahoma's prison system is pushing more inmates into vacant beds at work centers and halfway houses and has nearly tripled the intake rate of prisoners into state facilities.

    April 6, 2014

  • Employment, education plan on agenda

    Employment matters are on the top of the agenda for the High Plains Technology Center's Board of Education for its April meeting.

    April 6, 2014

  • Museum celebrates major gift

    In a first of its kind press conference at the Plains Indians and Pioneers Museum Friday morning, a California woman Eva Jeffers was honored for her work toward securing a large trust benefiting the museum and its new exhibit.

    April 6, 2014