• Four shot in Muskogee, Oklahoma Sunday night

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    Four people were shot in Muskogee Sunday night. Police are investigating whether any of the shootings are connected.

  • Two people killed in separate Oklahoma crashes; five others critically injured

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    A woman was killed after driving her vehicle into a ditch near Castle, and a Tahlequah man was killed in a head-on crash in Wagoner County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.

  • Silver Alert issued for missing 77-year-old man

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Fri, Sep 12, 2014

    A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 77-year-old man, Sand Springs police reported.

  • Woman charged in locking child in dog pen waives second day of hearing

    By SHEILA STOGSDILL - Tulsa World | Updated: Thu, Sep 11, 2014

    JAY — A day after listening to hours of damaging testimony from her teen daughter and a Department of Human Services caseworker a Delaware County woman accused locking a child in a dog pen and forcing children to go without food and water waived the second day of her preliminary hearing on Wednesday. Deidre Matthews, 46, and Jerry Dean Matthews, 63, both of Jay are charged in Delaware County District Court with 10 counts of child abuse, seven counts of child neglect, enabling child abuse. Deidre Matthews also faces four more counts of child abuse and child endangerment. She remains jailed on $100,000 bail. If convicted Matthews could face a life sentence. Read the full story at TulsaWorld.com.

  • Sand Springs city worker killed in trash truck accident

    By KENDRICK MARSHALL - Tulsa World | Updated: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    A Sand Springs city worker was killed when he was run over by a trash truck Wednesday morning, police said. The accident happened about 7:30 a.m. in the area of 41st Street and Rustic Road, Sand Springs Deputy Police Chief Mike Carter said. Carter said the man and his co-workers were on the truck collecting trash during their normal route when he somehow fell off and was crushed by the wheels. Read the full story at TulsaWorld.com.