• Yukon to host Touch a Truck event for kids

    From Staff Reports | Published: Tue, May 24, 2016

    Children of all ages are invited to Yukon's annual Touch a Truck event June 8.

  • Canadian Valley Tech Foundation scholars recognized

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Tue, May 24, 2016

    Roy Weeks, who said he sold possessions to pay for gas to make the 150-mile round trip back and forth between his home in Clinton and the Canadian Valley Tech campus in Yukon, in hopes of improving his electrical trade skills, was named a Foundation Scholar at the school. Also receiving the awards from the CV Tech Foundation were Phuc Mai, of Mustang, and Nathan Herndon, of Minco.

  • Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, May 21, 2016

    Bugsy, a friendly 5-month-old, 43-pound hound mix, is the featured adoptable pet at the Oklahoma City Animal Shelter for May 21..

  • It's Miller Time: Yukon grill owner wants diners to feel right at home — or Grandma's house

    It\'s Miller Time: Yukon grill owner wants...

    By Dave Cathey Food Editor dcathey@oklahoman.com | Updated: Tue, May 17, 2016

    FoodQuest: Don't dismiss what co-owner Jason MaCormack and his chef Cody Thompson have created at The Miller Grill as just another diner. "Ninety-five percent of what we serve is made from scratch," McCormack said. "We're committed to making things the best way we know how." The Miller Grill was one of many local restaurants readers recommended The Oklahoman's Food Editor Dave Cathey visit as part of FoodQuest.

  • Yukon alumni golf tournament, banquet set for June 4

    From Staff Reports | Published: Tue, May 17, 2016

    The Yukon Alumni golf tournament and banquet are scheduled for June 4. The tournament has raised more than $300,000 in recent years for scholarships for graduating Yukon High School seniors.

  • Canadian Valley Tech cosmetology student named Oklahoma SkillsUSA officer

    Canadian Valley Tech cosmetology student named...

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Sat, May 14, 2016

    Canadian Valley Tech cosmetology student Rose Baum, 17, from El Reno, will serve as one of eight Oklahoma officers for student organization SkillsUSA.

  • Oklahoma City area pet adoption options

    Oklahoma City area pet adoption options

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, May 14, 2016

    Molly, a 3-year-old German shepherd mix, is the featured adoptable pet for May 14 at the Oklahoma City Animal Shelter.

  • National Merit Scholarship winners include 29 Oklahoma students

    By Tim Willert Staff Writer twillert@oklahoman.com | Published: Fri, May 13, 2016

    Oklahoma boasts 29 National Merit Scholarship winners for 2016, including five from Edmond, four from Oklahoma City and three from Norman.

  • Yukon's Sundance Airport to hold third annual air show May 28-29

    Yukon\'s Sundance Airport to hold third annual...

    From Staff Reports | Published: Thu, May 12, 2016

    The third annual Discover Aviation & Airshow Spectacular at Yukon's Sundance Airport will take place May 28-29. The all-ages event will feature a wide range of aerobatic performances.

  • Festival of the Child draws youngsters to Yukon park

    Festival of the Child draws youngsters to Yukon...

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, May 11, 2016

    Children converged upon Yukon City Park for the Festival of the Child.

  • Yukon's Vernon Turner breaks state high jump record

    scott wright | Updated: Sat, May 7, 2016

    Earlier this year, junior Vernon Turner set Yukon’s all-time high jump record. Now, he holds the record for the rest of the state, too. Turner cleared 7 feet, 4 inches, at Saturday’s Class 6A west regional meet at Yukon, breaking a 16-year-old record. The previous mark of 7-3 1/2 was held by Alfred Neale of Muskogee, set at the Owasso Relays in 2000. Last month, Turner set the Yukon school record at 7-1. Next week, he will try to defend his state championship in the event.

  • Technical school leader, graduates receive awards at state Capitol

    Technical school leader, graduates receive...

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Thu, May 5, 2016

    Three people received awards during Making It Work Day at the state Capitol.

  • Yukon holds Iron Thistle Scottish Festival

    Yukon holds Iron Thistle Scottish Festival

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Mon, May 2, 2016

    The Iron Thistle Scottish Festival in Yukon featured Celtic music and dance, athletic competitions and Scottish food.

  • Oklahoma City-area pet adoption option

    Oklahoma City-area pet adoption option

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Apr 30, 2016

    Myxer, a friendly 1-year-old, 43-pound pointer mix, is the featured adoptable pet at the Oklahoma City Animal Shelter.

  • Yukon Public Schools announces new Central Elementary principal

    Yukon Public Schools announces new Central...

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Apr 30, 2016

    Yukon Public Schools announced that Laurie Gallagher, assistant principal at Skyview Elementary, has been named principal of Central Elementary School.

  • Yukon's Iron Thistle Scottish Festival set for this weekend

    Yukon\'s Iron Thistle Scottish Festival set for...

    By Laura Ladymon, For The Oklahoman | Updated: Thu, Apr 28, 2016

    Friday through Sunday, the 10th Iron Thistle Scottish Festival will bring Scottish culture and entertainment to the Kirkpatrick Family Farm in Yukon.

  • Yukon to host Festival of the Child

    From Staff Reports | Published: Thu, Apr 28, 2016

    The Festival of the Child on May 7 in Yukon will feature more than 50 areas of activities include kayaking, inflatables, crafts, pony rides and storytelling, according to a news release.

  • Three people dead after wrecks on Oklahoma roads

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Wed, Apr 27, 2016

    Three people died in wrecks along Oklahoma highways, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported Wednesday.

  • Oklahoma news briefs for April 27

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Apr 27, 2016

    Oklahoma news briefs for April 27, 2016

  • Yukon's Branden Brus signs to play soccer at ORU

    Yukon\'s Branden Brus signs to play soccer at ORU

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Tue, Apr 26, 2016

    Yukon soccer player Branden Brus signed his National Letter of Intent with Oral Roberts on Tuesday. Brus, a defender and midfielder, has been instrumental in helping Yukon lock up a playoff spot next week. The Millers are third in District 6A-1 with a 5-2 district record. They are 7-5 overall. Brus is expected to primarily play defender at ORU, according to his father Brady Brus, the former owner of television network KSBI and a former meteorologist.




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