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  1. In the giant's shadow, small Oklahoma towns cope without Wal-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | NewsOK.com

    Coca Cola employees Steve Johnson , and Sean Hangartner remove equipment from the Wal-Mart store in Okemah, Okla., taken on January 26, 2016, for story about the Wal-Mart closing there after only being open one year. JAMES GIBBARD/Tulsa World Wal-Mart closed six stores in Oklahoma on Thursday, an insignificant sliver of the giant retailer's footprint but a substantial challenge for the small towns left in its wake.

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  2. Luther's Walmart store is among six the retailer will close in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | NewsOK.com

    In this May 9, 2013 file photo, a worker pushes shopping carts in front of a Walmart store in La Habra, Calif. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is expected to report quarterly results on Thursday, May 15, 2014.

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  3. Entrepreneurship basics series: funding options for startupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    There are many different funding options for entrepreneurs - the trick is finding the right one to fit your situation and your business. Current and potential small business owners will benefit from "Funding Options for Startups," the last workshop in this 4-part series on Entrepreneurship.

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  4. Interview & video: Norman guitarist Terry 'Buffalo' Ware keeps...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    "She called my mom up and told my mom, 'I don't think I can teach your son. He keeps making stuff up and not playing his lesson,'" he said with a grin.

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  5. Oklahoma lawmakers consider governor's right to name agency headsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma lawmakers convened a legislative study Wednesday on expanding the governor's appointment authority to include the heads of state agencies and commissions, an idea critics said could make state government resemble the federal system and increase the influence of special interests. The state Senate General Government Committee conducted the hearing requested by Sen. Kim David, R-Porter, who said the idea has been discussed for many years.

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  6. Entrepreneurship Basics Series in WetumkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Potential small business owners will benefit from "Entrepreneurship Basics Series," a four-part series to provide basics for establishing a business. The October event will take place Tuesday, Oct. 13, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the We Watkins Technology Center, 7892 Highway 9, Wetumka.

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  7. Interview & video: Jimmy LaFave talks Oklahoma connections, people of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Since his father and siblings still live on this side of the Red River, some of the ties are familial, while others are spiritual and, of course, musical. "Oklahoma still just feels like home to me when I go there.

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  8. Outdoor notebook: East Central anglers win college bass tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    East Central University anglers Wyatt Smith of Depew and Trevor Yates of Little Axe capture the FLW's College Fishing Southern Conference bass tournament last weekend on the Red River in Louisiana. The victory earned East Central's bass fishing club a $2,000 scholarship and advanced the team to the FLW College Fishing Southern Conference Championship Oct. 17-18 on Oklahoma's Grand Lake.

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  9. KFOR: Oklahoma Pre-K teacher allegedly calls being left-handed 'evil' and 'sinister'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    A 4-year-old was allegedly forced by his teacher to write with his right hand, even though he's left-handed. The child was sent home with a letter about how left-handedness is often associated with evil and the devil.

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  10. Sooners win, Wilson's songs remain the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma's 31-24 double overtime win over Tennessee not only saved the Sooners fan from Okemah from catching grief from the countless Volunteers fans he's friends with but also from forcing a bit of an upheaval at work.

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  11. After Sooners' comeback victory, OU fan Kevin Wilson's songs remain the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma's 31-24 double overtime win over Tennessee not only saved the Sooners fan from Okemah from catching grief from the countless Volunteers fans he's friends with but also from forcing a bit of an upheaval at work. OU fans Keith Pentico and Kevin Wilson stopped to chat with us on the streets of Knoxville.

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  12. Interview: K.C. Clifford returns to WoodyFest with healthy baby after ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma City singer-songwriter K.C. Clifford and her husband and fellow musician David "Dr. Pants" Broyles perform at the 2013 Woody Guthrie Folk Festival in Okemah. Photo by Vicki Farmer Life in balance After overcoming a rare and potentially fatal complication to deliver a healthy baby boy, Oklahoma City singer-songwriter K.C. is returning to the stage today at the Woody Guthrie Folk Festival in Okemah.

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  13. Despite stormy weather, musicians play on at Okemah's Woody Guthrie Folk FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Lauren Lee and her brother Sawyer Lee play a song on stage during the Woody Guthrie Folk Festival in Okemah, Okla., Thursday, July 9, 2015. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman Lauren Lee and her brother Sawyer Lee play a song on stage during the Woody Guthrie Folk Festival in Okemah, Okla., Thursday, July 9, 2015.

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  14. Despite stormy weather, musicians at 18th WoodyFest play on in OkemahRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Festival gears enter the Brick Street venue during the Woody Guthrie Folk Festival in Okemah, Okla., Thursday, July 9, 2015. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman OKEMAH - The sound of Lauren Lee's fiddle rose over rumbles of thunder during her cover of Woody Guthrie's "Minor Key."

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  15. A life in balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    As a singer-songwriter, K.C. Clifford knows it's good to be interesting, to bring an engaging presence, a compelling melody and insightful lyrics to the stage. Oklahoma City singer-songwriter K.C. Clifford and her husband and fellow musician David "Dr. Pants" Broyles perform at the 2013 Woody Guthrie Folk Festival in Okemah.

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  16. Tonight's outdoor shows at Woody Guthrie Folk Festival forced inside due to heavy rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Woody Guthrie Folk Festival organizers are moving tonight's shows planned at the outdoor Pastures of Plenty main stage inside due to stormy weather. "Tonight's program is going to be moved from Pastures of Plenty -- it's too wet, too rainy, too muddy -- into the Crystal Theatre.

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  17. Extended interview & video: The Damn Quails flying back to Okemah's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Bryon White's memories of the Woody Guthrie Folk Festival range from eating a piece of folk legend Arlo Guthrie's birthday cake to watching the movie "Fast Times at Ridgemont High" with acclaimed singer-songwriters Ellis Paul and Don Conoscenti. "Those are the highlights -- and that was all before I even had any kind of professional record out," White said.

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  18. Thursday Video Spotlight: John Moreland covers Bruce Springsteen's 'Thunder Road'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Here's a little something amazing to start off your long July 4 holiday weekend: Oklahoma singer-songwriter performing an incredible cover of Bruce Springsteen's "Thunder Road" at 25th Street Studio in Oakland, Calif. If you can either extend your holiday weekend or want to ease the pain of coming back to work after three days off, Moreland will open for Jason Isbell Monday at Cain's Ballroom in Tulsa, USA.

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  19. Interview: Oklahoma singer-songwriter Susan Herndon releases...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma singer-songwriter Susan Herndon will play a release show for her new French and English album "Vagabonde" Saturday at the Blue Door. Photo by M. Tim Blake In the midst of a wandering phase, Susan Herndon has found her heart turning back to her college days backpacking across France.

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  20. Back to its beginningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    After the parade, spectators thronged across Ron Norick Boulevard to the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City, where the three-day Red Earth Native American Cultural Festival was returning after spending last year at Remington Park race track and casino. Sarah Wiesmann stood on a corner 5,000 miles from home and watched a Caddo princess wave gracefully from a back of a pickup, a group of Choctaws in traditional ruffled dresses sing from a flatbed trailer and a Cheyenne-Arapaho boy in fluttering regalia dance down Sheridan Avenue.

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