Craig County Newswire

Craig County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Craig County, OK.

Results 1 - 20 of 36 in Craig County, OK

  1. Thousands Of Oklahomans Without Power In Winter StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... power, according to the Northeast Oklahoma Electric Cooperative. Other counties affected include Nowata County, Craig County, Ottawa and Mayes counties. Woodward County is the hardest hit in western Oklahoma with 2,291 consumers without power. ...

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  2. Ice Storm Warning issued January 13 at 11:10AM CST expiring January...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Fox 23

    OKZ057-140115- /O.EX CRAIG- INCLUDING THE CITY OF...VINITA 1110 AM CST FRI JAN 13 2017 ...ICE STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY... * AFFECTED AREA...IN OKLAHOMA...CRAIG COUNTY. * TIMING...NOW THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

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  3. Freezing Rain Advisory issued January 13 at 6:00PM CST expiring...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 13 | Fox 23

    OKZ057-140015- CRAIG- INCLUDING THE CITY OF...VINITA 1014 AM CST FRI JAN 13 2017 ...ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY... ...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON CST SATURDAY... * AFFECTED AREA...IN OKLAHOMA...CRAIG COUNTY. * TIMING...NOW THROUGH AROUND MIDDAY TODAY...AND AGAIN FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

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  4. Life sentence recommended for Bluejacket murderRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 4 | NewsOK.com

    A Craig County woman has pleaded guilty to killing Bluejacket woman who provided her a place to live, and the district attorney's office recommended two life sentences. Chelsea Marie Raulston, 21, of Vinita entered a blind plea last month to first-degree murder and first-degree robbery charges in the August 2015 death of Velma Loretta Bennett, 84. Sentencing is set for Feb. 3. "I'm pleased for the family; they will at least be spared the trauma of a trial," Craig County District Attorney Matt Ballard said.

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  5. Craig County Woman Pleads Guilty In 83 Year Old's Beating DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A Craig County woman has pleaded guilty to murder and robbery. Prosecutors say Chelsea Raulston beat 83-year-old Velma Bennett to death back in August.

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  6. Bluejacket Students Hurt In School Bus CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Several Bluejacket Public School students were injured when a bus crashed into a tree in Craig County. Authorities say at least one student has a broken leg and another may have a broken bone as well.

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  7. Flood Advisory issued November 3 at 1:39AM CDT expiring November 3 at 3:30AM CDT in effect for: CraigRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Fox 23

    ... A * URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... SOUTHWESTERN OTTAWA COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA... CENTRAL CRAIG COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA... * UNTIL 330 AM CDT * AT 135 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. ...

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  8. Wanted man found in Tulsa with a lot of methRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    You just can't take some alleged criminals anywhere. KRMG's told 33-year-old Jesse Holland was already wanted in Ottawa and Craig counties before a traffic stop on Thursday.

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  9. Special Weather Statement issued September 8 at 7:34PM CDT expiring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Fox 23

    ... area. OKZ057-090100- CRAIG OK- 734 PM CDT THU SEP 8 2016 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN CRAIG COUNTY UNTIL 800 PM CDT... AT 733 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER VINITA...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH. PEA TO DIME SIZE ...

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  10. Boy, 14, is charged as an adult with first-degree murder after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... August 22, according to an arrest affidavit Orr was charged as an adult on Wednesday and remains in custody at Craig County Jail on $250,000 bail. The teen said he got a gun that belonged to both Hendrix and his father Kenneth Orr while she was in ...

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  11. Gorden W. YostRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | ParsonsSun.com

    ... a.m. Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, at Oswego Community Hospital. He was born July 7, 1921, on the family farm in rural Craig County, Oklahoma, to John and Ethel (McCormick) Yost. In September 1942, he joined the United States Army and during World War II ...

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  12. Miami Girl Killed In Craig County AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    A 5-year-old girl from Miami was and two other girls were injured in a two-vehicle crash Sunday morning in Craig County. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the crash occurred just before 10 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of two county roads near Welch.

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  13. Three dead in weekend crashes on Oklahoma roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Three people died in two weekend crashes, including a 5-year-old girl, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports. Dead are: About 9:50 a.m. Sunday, the girl was a passenger in a sport utility vehicle heading east on a Craig County road, about 2 1/2 miles west and a mile north of Welch, when a southbound vehicle failed to yield at the intersection and crashed into the SUV, according to a patrol report.

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  14. 5-year-old girl killed in Craig County crash Sunday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    A 5-year-old girl died after being ejected about 24 feet from a car during a collision Sunday morning in Craig County, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. A 16-year-old male driving a 2010 Dodge Nitro was reportedly southbound on County Road South 4410, about 21 2 miles west and one mile north of Welch when the collision occurred.

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  15. Child killed in Craig County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Officials said a 16-year-old driving a 2010 Dodge Nitro failed to yield to a 2000 Ford Explorer that was eastbound on County Road East 90. The Nitro struck the Explorer, causing it to roll and eject its three child passengers. One of them was killed.

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  16. OHP: One Child Dead, Two Injured In Craig County WreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports one person is dead in a crash about three miles northwest of Welch. State troopers said the crash took place just before 10 a.m. Sunday on County Road 90 and 4410 Road in Craig County.

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  17. Escaped Vinita Prisoner, His Mother And Her Co-Workers In CustodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A Vinita escaped convict has been captured. Craig County officials confirm William Stewart, 44, was taken back into custody just before midnight Monday.

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  18. Escaped Vinita Prisoner CapturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A Vinita escaped convict has been captured. Craig County officials confirm William Stewart, 44, was taken back into custody just before midnight Monday.

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  19. Oklahoma Prison Inmate Escapes For The Fourth TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... say employees discovered that William Stewart disappeared while doing routine cell checks around 8 p.m. Sunday. Craig County sheriff's deputies believe someone may have picked him up outside of the jail. Stewart is described as white male, 5'8", 165 ...

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  20. One Dead After Crash Involving Three Semis In Craig CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    One person is dead after a crash involving a semi truck on the Will Rogers Turnpike north of Vinita. Troopers tell us the crash involved a semi and three other vehicles just before 10 p.m. Sunday.

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