• Canadian County undersheriff announces candidacy

    From Staff Reports | Published: Thu, Feb 11, 2016

    Canadian County Undersheriff Chris West announced Wednesday he is running for the county sheriff position.

  • Bethany senior earns nomination to Presidential Scholars Program

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Thu, Feb 11, 2016

    Bethany High School senior Ariel Thorson has enjoyed a whirlwind winter. Shortly after scoring a 35 on the ACT, her educational future began really taking shape. First came a full tuition waiver to Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn. Last week, Thorson was informed she is a nominee for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. Thorson is also enrolled in the biomedical sciences program at Canadian Valley Technology Center in Yukon.

  • Surviving the storm: Yukon-based Canadian Valley Tech students produce children’s book

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Thu, Feb 4, 2016

    Last summer, Lechelle Calderwood conceived an idea for a student project at Canadian Valley Technology Center’s Holt Campus that included writing, illustrating and designing a children’s book. The class favorite was Arion Vaught’s story, “The Storm That Hit Home.” The project will be printed as a children’s book and distributed locally, Calderwood said.

  • Fraud expert will speak in Yukon

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Feb 3, 2016

    A speaker with the AARP's Fraud Watch Network will present the program during the February meeting of Canadian County Democrats in Yukon.

  • Yukon plans chocolate festival

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

    The Yukon Chocolate Festival will offer more than 20 chocolate booths, a silent auction, and awards for best-tasting chocolate and best booth decor.

  • Canadian Valley Tech names building after longtime superintendent

    By Bill Kramer  For The Oklahoman | Published: Tue, Jan 26, 2016

    Greg Winters' promise to keep the Canadian Valley Technology Center open has kept hope alive for many and inspired the naming of a building after him.

  • Registration opens for Yukon Senior Games

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Jan 23, 2016

    Organizers of the Yukon Senior Games are seeking active people 50 years and older to compete.

  • High school swimming: Yukon continues to build program under coach Megan Cline

    By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Fri, Jan 22, 2016

    In her third season as coach of the Millers’ swim team, coach Megan Cline has continued to build a program from nothing into a team capable of competing at February’s state swim meet.

  • Diesel technology instructor shares practical advice with students

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Thu, Jan 21, 2016

    Canadian Valley Technology Center instructor Flint Edwards offers practical advice to his students who are preparing for careers as diesel mechanics.

  • Southwest Covenant to open new elementary school in Yukon

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Jan 20, 2016

    Southwest Covenant Schools will open its new elementary school up for tours Friday after a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Yukon Chamber of Commerce.

  • Yukon babies and toddlers crawl, walk and run in Diaper Dash event

    From Staff Reports | Published: Tue, Jan 19, 2016

    Babies and toddlers competed Saturday in the Diaper Dash and Toddler Trot at the Yukon Community Center.

  • Enrollment begins for Spirit League basketball

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Jan 16, 2016

    The four-week Spirit League basketball season begins Thursday in Yukon.

  • Student gives thanks for return to health profession

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Wed, Jan 13, 2016

    Baylee Betten, 20, of Piedmont, is enrolled in the Health Careers program at Canadian Valley Technology Center’s Cowan Campus in Yukon.

  • Yukon residents, city workers collect 15k diapers for The Children's Center

    By Jan Scott For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, Jan 11, 2016

    Members of Yukon Friends of the Park and Yukon Parks and Recreation staff members worked very hard, with the help of Yukon residents, to collect 15,289 diapers for The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital in Bethany.

  • Soccer: Rayo OKC tabs Marcina as first coach

    By Chris Brannick Staff Writer cbrannick@oklahoman.com | Updated: Thu, Jan 7, 2016

    Marcina has championship experience from his previous job in San Antonio.

  • Rayo OKC names Alen Marcina head coach

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Thu, Jan 7, 2016

    Rayo OKC announced Thursday its first coach in Alen Marcina. Marcina will have to get right to work as Rayo embarks on its inaugural season in the North American Soccer League in less than two months and has yet to sign a player. But Rayo shouldn’t worry too much. It gets a head coach in Marcina who is a champion. The 36-year-old won the 2014 NASL Soccer Bowl with the San Antonio Scorpions. After finishing the fall season with the best record, 16-4-7, San Antonio beat the New York Cosmos in the NASL semifinals and went on to beat Fort Lauderdale 2-1 in the championship. Marcina got his coaching start with San Antonio when the Scorpions got their start in the league.

  • CASA director will speak to Canadian County Democrats

    From Staff Reports | Published: Tue, Jan 5, 2016

    The executive director of Canadian County Court-Appointed Special Advocates Inc. will speak to the Canadian County Democrats at 7 p.m. Monday.

  • Police end 13-hour standoff with shooter in Yukon

    By Graham Lee Brewer Staff Writer gbrewer@oklahoman.com | Updated: Wed, Dec 30, 2015

    A man barricaded himself in a Yukon business Tuesday evening for 13 hours before surrendering to police early morning Wednesday.

  • Man holds authorities at bay after shooting in Oklahoma City area

    By Josh Wallace Staff Writer jwallace@oklahoman.com | Updated: Tue, Dec 29, 2015

    A gunman barricaded himself inside an auto body repair business after firing at bail bondsmen who were trying to apprehend him, Oklahoma City police said Tuesday afternoon.

  • Police investigating possible shooting in Yukon

    From Staff Reports | Published: Tue, Dec 29, 2015

    Oklahoma City and Yukon police are investigating a possible shooting that happened about noon Tuesday near Ranchwood Boulevard and Yukon Parkway.