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  • NewsOK readers click through a lot of Trump and OU football for a big September

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Thu, Oct 1, 2015

    It wasn't a record. But it was a good month.  We track our traffic closely here. For NewsOK, we look at our visitors, their sessions and, of course, page views.  We push our stories on social media and on the NewsOK home page in an effort to deliver a wide variety of content that...

  • #ThrowbackThursday: When Kennedy came to cut the ribbon

    Linda Lynn | Updated: Thu, Oct 1, 2015

    In October 1961, President John F. Kennedy came to Oklahoma to cut a simple ribbon, and nearly 25,000 Oklahomans turned out to see it. The ribbon-cutting ceremony was to officially open a scenic route along State Highway 103 in the Kiamichi Mountains.  Among the dignitaries...

  • Heads up! Wednesday is the first day of fall

    Linda Lynn | Updated: Tue, Sep 22, 2015

    Wednesday is the first day of fall.  Autumn. Autumnal Equinox. Fall. Whatever you call it, you know that cooler temperatures are near, and leaves will soon change from green to multi-colored hues of red, orange and yellow. According to the Old Farmer's Almanac, fall begins "when...

  • 10 things you didn't know about Donald Trump

    Richard Hall | Updated: Mon, Sep 21, 2015

    Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump will grace us with his presence Friday when he visits the State Fair of Oklahoma. No one knows for sure what The Donald plans on riding at the fair, or what food he plans on chowing down on. But what is certain is he'll speak to Oklahomans about his...

  • #OkiesAroundTheWorld: Share your summer travel photos with us!

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Mon, Sep 21, 2015

    A photo posted by NewsOK (@news_ok) on Sep 9, 2015 at 11:28am PDT // Did you travel this summer? Visit another state or country? If so, use the tag #OkiesAroundTheWorld to share your photos with us on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. We'll feature some in The Oklahoman on Tuesday,...

  • Now you know: 5 interesting facts to begin your week with (Vol. 6; Sept. 21, 2015)

    Richard Hall | Updated: Thu, Sep 17, 2015

    It's good to know things.   And you're probably bored at work (which is why you clicked on this), so how about you learn a thing or five?   This week we explore how Steve Wozniak spent a night in jail, George Lucas' bad ideas, the strength of Legos, what Kanye's name means and the...

  • Find your next car with The Oklahoman's new BestRide page on

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Fri, Sep 11, 2015

    The same two cars have been in my family for more than a few years now. They are both still running, and neither require monthly payments. Those are the best kinds of cars – paid for. But I see the mileage numbers. I hear the knocks. I can feel the stutters. I’ll be in the market for at...

  • 10 crazy foods from the Oklahoma State Fair

    Richard Hall | Updated: Wed, Sep 16, 2015

    The state fair is upon us Okies, and that means we all have a lot of eating to do from now until Sept. 27. Luckily for us, recently released a list of some of the new foods debuting at this year's fair.  Here are just 10 outrageous foods found at the Oklahoma State...

  • Will Miss Oklahoma set record?

    Linda Lynn | Updated: Sat, Sep 12, 2015

    If Miss Oklahoma Georgia Frazier is crowned Miss America on Sunday, Oklahoma will be able to claim it is the state with the most Miss Americas in the nation.  Frazier is a graduate of Oral Roberts University. Her platform is encouraging women to be proactive with their health, and...

  • Taking a trip with #OkiesAroundTheWorld

    Alan Herzberger | Updated: Fri, Sep 11, 2015

    We have a little tradition lately. You share your photos. We publish your photos. We’ve done it in a variety of way in the past couple of years. It started with #MyOklahoma in 2013. Most recently, we filled up a few pages with your back-to-school photos. You share. We publish. We have the...

  • 10 things you didn't know about the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks

    Richard Hall | Updated: Tue, Sep 8, 2015

    Today marks the 14th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks that left nearly 3,000 people dead. There's not much to be said about that day that hasn't already been said. It was a terrible day, and it led to a large number of changes in America and the world. Here are 10 things...

  • 10 ways the legalization of gay marriage has affected people

    Richard Hall | Updated: Wed, Sep 9, 2015

    According to reddit, that is :) For those of you who don't know what reddit is: It's a community-driven website where people share everything from news to photos, funny stories and jokes. It's also a great place to find information on niche activities/interests you're into. For instance, if...

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