• Yukon man arrested, accused of receiving 8 pounds of marijuana by mail

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Tue, Nov 24, 2015

    A woman holding an infant signed for a package of marijuana delivered to an address in Yukon, according to the Canadian County Sheriff's office.

  • Plea in bribery cases nets prison term for founder of Oklahoma City business

    By Kyle Schwab Staff Writer kschwab@oklahoman.com | Published: Thu, Nov 19, 2015

    The founder of an Oklahoma City-based paint removal company accused of bribing public officials at Tinker Air Force Base and an Army depot in Corpus Christi, Texas, for favorable treatment was sentenced Wednesday to one year and one day in federal prison.

  • Yukon is ready to shine for the holidays

    By Josh Wallace Staff Writer jwallace@oklahoman.com | Updated: Wed, Nov 18, 2015

    The Oklahoma City suburb’s light display runs from 6 to 11 p.m. daily through Dec. 31 at Chisholm Trail Park, near Holly and Vandament avenues.

  • Daughter documents military experiences of father, 92, who lives in Oklahoma City

    By Steve Gust For The Oklahoman | Updated: Wed, Nov 18, 2015

    Thanks to loved ones, the Korean War experiences of James Edgar of Oklahoma City will be handed down to his descendants in a book called "Letters Home."

  • Yukon police officer arrested on assault and battery complaint in Oklahoma City

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Fri, Nov 13, 2015

    A Yukon police officer has been arrested on an assault and battery complaint. Several witnesses at a party alleged the officer had been drinking and assaulted a woman.

  • Yukon's Cheyenne Factor named COAC Player of the Year

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Mon, Nov 9, 2015

    Yukon’s Cheyenne Factor was named the Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference Player of the Year on Monday by the conference softball coaches. Factor helped lead Yukon to the Class 6A state tournament last month. Norman’s Marissa Fleck was named the Offensive Player of the Year, while both Southmoore stars Trenity Edwards and Lindsey Stoeckel were named the defensive player and pitcher of the year. Deer Creek coach JP Holman was named Coach of the Year after guiding the Antlers to the Class 5A state semifinals.

  • Oklahoma crime briefs for Nov. 4, 2015

    From Staff Reports | Published: Tue, Nov 3, 2015

    Oklahoma crime briefs for Nov. 4, 2015

  • Career expo gives Yukon-area students a glimpse into businesses and colleges

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Tue, Nov 3, 2015

    A career expo featuring representatives from businesses and colleges is planned for sixth- through 12th-graders Thursday at Canadian Valley Technology Center’s Cowan Campus in Yukon.

  • High school football: Westmoore keeps its playoff chances alive with win over Yukon

    By Justin Tinder, For The Oklahoman | Published: Fri, Oct 30, 2015

    The Jaguars wiped away the sting of three straight disappointing losses and improved to 4-5 overall and 3-4 in district play. A win in their regular-season finale over Putnam City could vault Westmoore to the third seed in the District 6A-1.

  • ’99 Mustang restoration revs up students' interest in Yukon

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Thu, Oct 29, 2015

    A ’99 Ford Mustang recently rolled into the body shop at Canadian Valley Technology Center’s Holt Campus in Yukon. The engine worked, but showroom freshness was years in the rearview mirror. Hail dents ran from hood to tail. The back window was busted out. For added curb appeal, the front and back bumpers were held on with duct tape. The car is a class project for students enrolled in Canadian Valley Tech’s auto body technology program.

  • Boys, moms turn out for Halloween party in Yukon

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Oct 28, 2015

    Mothers and sons donned Halloween costumes for the Mummy & Son Masquerade in Yukon.

  • Yukon hosts students from France

    Story Provided by Yukon Public Schools | Published: Sat, Oct 24, 2015

    Ten French students are in Oklahoma on a two-week scholarship program that is the only one of its kind in the United States.

  • Spooky Social set for Tuesday in Yukon

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Wed, Oct 21, 2015

    Yukon residents 55 and older are invited to attend the Spooky Social on Tuesday.

  • Canadian Valley Tech celebrates MFG Day

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Tue, Oct 20, 2015

    Representatives from three manufacturing companies offered industry inspiration for students this month at Canadian Valley Technology Center’s Holt Campus.

  • Students build food pantry storage facility

    By Bill Kramer For The Oklahoman | Published: Tue, Oct 20, 2015

    Lowe’s Yukon store — through its Lowe’s Heroes program — provided the materials needed to build a storage building for Manna Pantry, a nonprofit providing nonperishable food items to those in need and is supported by the nondenominational Yukon Ministerial Alliance.

  • Rylan Redding's game-winning TD earns Player of the Week honors

    By Scott Wright Staff Writer swright@oklahoman.com | Published: Mon, Oct 19, 2015

    Redding helped Yukon beat Putnam City to remain in the Class 6A playoff hunt.

  • Have a ghastly good time at Movie at the Coop in Yukon

    By Jason Beal For The Oklahoman  | Published: Thu, Oct 15, 2015

    Yukon's third annual Movie at the Coop will feature the 1984 classic film “Ghostbusters” on the grassy area behind the Jackie Cooper Gym.

  • High school softball: Three things to know about the state tournament

    By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Wed, Oct 14, 2015

    The softball state tournaments begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium for Class 6A, Class 5A and Class 4A. Here are three things to know about the tournament: *Guthrie is making its first appearance in the tournament since 1998. The Bluejays are the only team in Class 5A to go on the road and advance. Sisters Karrah and Hannah Dean led the way. Karrah hit .471 and also went 11-3 with a 1.85 ERA and 109 strikeouts. Hannah went 10-10 with a 2.00 ERA and 115 strikeouts. *Yukon went east this season for district play, and it worked to its benefit. The Millers are 29-11 and have won eight of their last 10 games. *Chickasha is aiming to win a second straight championship, but this time in Class 4A.

  • Oklahoma food briefs

    By Dave Cathey Food Editor dcathey@oklahoman.com | Published: Wed, Oct 14, 2015

    Oklahoma food briefs

  • World's Fair experience resonates with former Sooner Guides

    By Matt Patterson Staff Writer mpatterson@oklahoman.com | Updated: Sat, Oct 10, 2015

    For three months in 1965, the mission for Phil Bornemann and Don Kiser was to serve as Sooner Guides for Oklahoma’s exhibit at the World’s Fair in New York.