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  1. Carrie Underwood joining Keith Urban for first New Zealand concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Seven-time Grammy winner and Pollstar's three-time top female country touring artist, Carrie Underwood, who hails from Checotah, will join Keith Urban for his and her first ever concert in New Zealand as part of Keith's "ripCORD World Tour 2016." As previously reported, the new date at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, New Zealand, on Dec. 3, is added to previously announced Australia dates.

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  2. Carrie Underwood reworks her hit 'Somethin' Bad' into new 'Sunday Night Football' theme songRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Seven-time Grammy Award-winner and multi-platinum recording artist Carrie Underwood, who hails from Checotah, has recorded a new opening theme song for NBC's "Sunday Night Football." Photo provided Seven-time Grammy Award-winner and multi-platinum recording artist Carrie Underwood, who hails from Checotah, has recorded a new opening theme song for NBC's "Sunday Night Football," primetime television's No.

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  3. Carrie Underwood surprises Checotah student-athletes with grant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma native Carrie Underwood wears items from her Calia by Carrie Underwood fitness and lifestyle brand in a publicity photo. The Dick's Sporting Goods Foundation and Calia by Carrie Underwood announced today plans to donate $500,000 in Sports Matter grants to girls youth sports teams across the country, starting in her hometown of Checotah.

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  4. Carrie Underwood and Blake Shelton among Video of the Year finalists for tonight's CMT Music AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Just a few hours before showtime, CMT today revealed the finalists for the highly coveted Video of the Year award at the 2016 CMT Music Awards. Fan votes narrowed the pack down to Ada native Blake Shelton's "Sangria," Checotah native Carrie Underwood's "Smoke Break," Chris Stapleton's "Fire Away," Luke Bryan's "Strip It Down," Thomas Rhett's "Die a Happy Man" and Tim McGraw's "Humble and Kind."

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  5. Blake Shelton among nominees in CMT Music Awards new #SocialSuperstar categoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    In recognition of country artists continuous and innovative creativity in engaging fans through social media, CMT today announced a new category for the 2016 CMT Music Awards: the #SocialSuperstar category. The award honors artists who are pioneering social media as a tool to regularly interact with fans through a multitude of platforms and apps, according to a news release.

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  6. Four die in Oklahoma crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    About 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Tanner was driving a sport utility vehicle onto southbound U.S. 69 from Interstate 40, about a mile south of Checotah in McIntosh County. The vehicle went off the road and rolled, troopers said.

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  7. Carrie Underwood debuts 'Church Bells' videoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Seven-time Grammy-winning superstar and Checotah native Carrie Underwood premiered a first look of her new music video for single "Church Bells" today on "Good Morning America" and launched a 48-hour exclusive stream on ABCNews/Yahoo. The music video was filmed during a live concert in Lincoln, Neb., at the Pinnacle Bank Arena on Underwood's "Storyteller Tour," which as previously reported, includes a Nov. 23 show at Oklahoma City's Chesapeake Energy Arena.

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  8. Carrie Underwood and Blake Shelton earn multiple CMT Music Awards nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    In this April 1, 2016, file photo, Carrie Underwood performs at the 4th Annual ACM Party for a Cause Festival Day 1 at MGM Resorts festival grounds in Las Vegas. Underwood, Chris Stapleton and Cam are in a three-way tie with nominations for the 2016 CMT Music Awards.

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  9. Photos & video: Carrie Underwood performs 'Church Bells' on American Country Countdown AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Carrie Underwood performs during the American Country Countdown Awards at the Forum on Sunday, May 1, 2016 in Inglewood, Calif. AP photo Carrie Underwood performs during the American Country Countdown Awards at the Forum on Sunday, May 1, 2016 in Inglewood, Calif.

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  10. Fundraising concert planned to help erect Merle Haggard monument in MuskogeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    The Muskogee-based Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame is sponsoring efforts to erect a bronze statue of "Okie from Muskogee" singer-songwriter Merle Haggard in front of the Muskogee Civic Center. As previously reported, Haggard, one of the first inductees into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame, died April 6, his 79th birthday.

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  11. Checotah business district takes hit from stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    A Tuesday night service ended at 9 o'clock with a prayer that everyone would be safe from the severe storms - that and that nobody would lose a home. Less than three hours later, assistant pastor Benjamin Bartlett was back at downtown's Faith Temple, where he was standing ankle deep in water in the sanctuary with rain pouring through a hole that went through the ceiling, up through the second floor and out the roof.

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  12. Western Heights Middle School closed Wednesday due to power outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Western Heights Middle School in southwest Oklahoma City will be closed Wednesday due to a power outage, according to the district's website. There are 10,359 power outages remaining across the state after Tuesday storms, according to Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co.

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  13. Video: Tulsa-born country singer Mary Sarah advances to top 11, Blake ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Country singer Mary Sarah, who was born in Tulsa but considers Richmond, Texas, her hometown, advanced to the top 11 on Tuesday night's live results episode of "The Voice" Season 10. NBC photo Country singer Mary Sarah, who was born in Tulsa but considers Richmond, Texas, her hometown, advanced to the top 11 on Tuesday night's live results episode of "The Voice" Season 10. As previously reported, Sarah performed Checotah native Carrie Underwood's anthemic hit "So Small" on Monday's top 12 live show.

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  14. Carrie Underwood to join Keith Urban on tour in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Keith Urban, left, and Carrie Underwood perform at the "American Idol" farewell season finale at the Dolby Theatre on Thursday, April 7, 2016, in Los Angeles. AP photo As previously reported, seven-time Grammy winner and Checotah native Carrie Underwood recently extended her critically acclaimed "Storyteller Tour - Stories in the Round" through this fall, including stops in Oklahoma City , Los Angeles , Nashville , and New York City .

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  15. Photos & videos: Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, David Cook, Melinda...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Keith Urban, left, and Carrie Underwood perform at the "American Idol" farewell season finale at the Dolby Theatre on Thursday, April 7, 2016, in Los Angeles. AP photo Ryan Seacrest, left, and Carrie Underwood speak at the "American Idol" farewell season finale at the Dolby Theatre on Thursday, April 7, 2016, in Los Angeles.

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  16. Video: Tonight's 'American Idol' finale to feature Carrie Underwood,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    "American Idol" is bringing back its two biggest winners, Season 1 victor Kelly Clarkson and Season 4 winner and Checotah native Carrie Underwood, along with Season 7 victor and former Tulsan David Cook, to mark its last season. The final episode of "American Idol" will air from 7 to 9:06 tonight on Fox, and the show will crown its 15th and last victor.

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  17. The Morning Brew: Saying goodbye to Merle HaggardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Merle Haggard performs June 27, 2014, at OKCFest in downtown Oklahoma City. Haggard, who died Wednesday, headlined the inaugural festival.

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  18. Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert and Garth Brooks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Blake Shelton performs A'I Came Here to ForgetA' at the 51st annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 3, 2016, in Las Vegas. AP photo Finalists for the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards were announced today, and Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert and Garth Brooks are among the nominees with Oklahoma connections.

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  19. Miranda Lambert wins female vocalist as Chris Stapleton dominates ACM AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Miranda Lambert accepts the award for female vocalist of the year at the 51st annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 3, 2016, in Las Vegas. [Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP] Singer-songwriter Chris Stapleton may have dominated the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards, but Miranda Lambert took home her share of prizes after Sunday night's televised awards extravaganza.

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  20. Carrie Underwood extends 'Storyteller Tour' into fall, adds Oklahoma City dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Seven-time Grammy winner and Checotah native Carrie Underwood announced this morning that she will extend "The Storyteller Tour - Stories in the Round" through the fall and add another home-state show to the trek. Underwood will perform in concert Nov. 23 at Chesapeake Energy Arena.

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