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OKLAHOMA CITY — Voters have until Wednesday to request a mail absentee ballot for the March 3 Presidential Preferential Primary Election, Oklahoma State Election Board Secretary Paul Ziriax said.

A Mutual woman died in a car accident on Interstate-40 Sunday afternoon, said the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

The Early Childhood Center Parent Teacher Organization is hosting their second annual Paint Night Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. 

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — One of the most powerful women in President Donald Trump’s inner circle did not hold back when she spoke to women voters during an annual Missouri Republican Party fundraiser Saturday night.


Some of the activity from the first two days of the 86th Woodward District Livestock Show which featured ag mechanics, then the barrow show. Upcoming events at the livestock show are the gilts on Monday, sheep on Tuesday and goats on Wednesday. After a couple of days break, activity will res…

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CUSHING - Woodward's girls snapped a five-game losing streak and won a district championship in the process with a 49-32 victory over the host Tigers in the 4A Area 1, District 2 basketball tournament on Saturday.

Governor Kevin Stitt announced today the appointment of Anita L. Holloway to the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents and Jimmy D. Harrel to the Board of Regents for the Oklahoma Agriculture and Mechanical Colleges. Both positions require Senate confirmation.

The Northwestern Oklahoma State University band will play host to between 800 and 1,000 middle and high school students from the northwest and central regions of Oklahoma on the Alva campus March 3 for the District 2 concert band and solo/ensemble contest.

The Board of Woodward County Commissioners will have their annual tour of the Juvenile Detention Center toward the end of their regular meeting Monday, Feb. 24.

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Less than a week remains for registered voters in Woodward County to apply for absentee ballots to be mailed to them for the March 3 Presidential Preferential Primary Election, County Election Board Secretary Carol Carrell said.

Woodward City Commissioners met Tuesday evening for a regularly scheduled meeting, featuring a brief agenda.

More than 300 formal dresses in all sizes, styles and colors will be waiting for high school students from the northwest tri-state area at the annual “Primp for Prom” event co-sponsored by Northwestern Oklahoma State University’s Department of Social Work and Woodward High School Key Club.

Outdoor Adventure at Oklahoma State University provides students with a place to find fun and excitement on campus.


Northwest Oklahoma 4-H and FFA students will be gathering Saturday and over the next week at the Woodward County Event Center and Fairgrounds for the 86th Annual Woodward District Livestock Show.


The Plains Indians and Pioneers Museum has announced their annual Ask the Archaeologist day, set for Saturday, March 7.

It was standing room only at the Woodward County Commissioner meeting Tuesday morning, as neighbors gathered for a public hearing regarding a zoning change requested by Jose Rodriguez Cabrales.

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“Oklahoma has the second highest uninsured rate in the country. “That is shameful," Lynne White, when discussing Medicaid expansion at the Northwest Oklahoma Alliance (NwOA) luncheon Tuesday.

Three players scored in double figures and Woodward's boys extended their win streak to three games with a 66-60 homecourt victory over Alva on Monday night.

The February distribution of sales tax collections by the Oklahoma Tax Commission primarily represents local tax receipts from December business.  Companies that remit more than $2,500 monthly in sales tax receipts are required to file and pay electronically.  The monies they reported this p…

NORMAN—American Farmers & Ranchers/Oklahoma Farmers Union (AFR/OFU) held officer and director elections at the 115th Annual AFR/OFU State Convention Feb. 14-16. Terry Peach, Mutual, was elected to another three-year term as the organization’s Northwest Independent Director.

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To begin a healthy lifestyle, prevention advocate Barbara Hoskins, of Enid, recommends people set one specific, achievable health goal each day. 

Even though the holidays seem like they were just the other day, Brotherhood Aimed Towards Education (A.B.A.T.E.) Northwest 69 Chapter is already thinking about Toy Drives for area children.


There were tears in the Woodward County Courthouse on Thursday afternoon as Jessica Marie Maupin, 20, appeared before District Judge Justin Eilers as he accepted her guilty plea.

A chance to visit with your state legislators is coming around again. Eggs and Issues will be Friday morning at 7:30 at High Plains Technology Center upstairs in rooms 201 A and B.

While the week continues to bring bitter cold temperatures, there’s hope for the weekend.

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Ann Ketron, 59 year old Woodward resident, died Sunday in Woodward. Private family services will be held at a later date. See full obituary at www.billingsfuneralhomewoodward.com

, Funeral Service Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 2:00 PM at the First Baptist Church in Laverne, Oklahoma. Private family inurnment in May, Oklahoma at a later date.

, 79 year old resident of Arnett, OK, passed from this life on February 18, 2020. Services are 2:00 p.m. Friday February 21 at the Church of the Nazarene in Shattuck, OK. shawfuneralhome.net