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  1. Iowa regents hire Oklahoma college official for new PR jobRead the original story

    Tuesday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The board that governs Iowa's three public universities has hired an Oklahoma college spokesman to fill a new position aimed at improving its relationship with the news media. Josh Lehman will begin June 15 as senior communications director for the Iowa Board of Regents.


  2. Walters Teen Drowns In South Oklahoma Kayaking TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Authorities have recovered the body of a Walters teen who disappeared while kayaking in swift water Friday afternoon south of Lawton in Cotton County. The 15-year-old boy was kayaking with five other juveniles on West Cache Creek about a mile south of State Highway 5, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol's marine division.


  3. Westbound Interstate 44 shut down near Lawton due to crashesRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says westbound lanes of Interstate 44 at the Elgin exit just north of Lawton are closed because of separate automobile accidents. The patrol reports the area was covered with heavy fog at the time of the crashes Tuesday morning and that there is at least one injury.


  4. Company seeks cloud seeding permit from Oklahoma water boardRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A Texas-based company is seeking a permit from the Oklahoma Water Resources Board for cloud-seeding operations that Lawton officials say could increase rain chances this spring and summer. The Lawton Constitution reports that the Lawton City Council has approved a contract with Seeding Operations and Atmospheric Research, which has performed cloud seeding services for other entities, including Wichita Falls, Texas. 1 comment

  5. Forecasters predict sleet, snow across much of OklahomaRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Oklahoma Department of Transportation has warned drivers of icy roads and slick bridges as sleet and snow fall across much of the state. The department on Monday reported dangerous driving conditions on Interstate 35 and in counties near the Texas border.


  6. Proposed 'Hoodie Ban' Will Not Be Heard In OK Legislative SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee said Senate Bill 13, also known as the 'hoodie bill,' will not be heard this legislative session. "After evaluating the legislation assigned to the Judiciary Committee this session, I have decided that Senate Bill 13 will not be heard so we may focus on other legislation before us."


  7. Oklahoma appeals court upholds murder convictionRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    An Oklahoma appeals court has upheld the life prison sentence of a man convicted of first-degree murder in the shooting death of another man in Lawton. The Court of Criminal Appeals handed down the ruling Thursday in the case of 27-year-old Jose Villanueva.


  8. Teen Arrested; Accused Of Threatening White Students At Oklahoma SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Teen Arrested; Accused Of Threatening White Students At Oklahoma - - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - An Oklahoma teenager has been arrested for alleged threats he made on a social media app. According to KSWO-TV in Lawton, the 15-year-old Duncan High School student was taken into custody late Wednesday night by local authorities with the help of the FBI.


  9. Lawton man killed in Comanche County crashRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a Lawton man was killed when the sport utility vehicle he was driving crashed just east of Lawton in Comanche County. An accident report says 45-year-old Asaan James Fife died in the accident shortly before 9 p.m. Sunday.


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