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ECU students Hayley Brooks and Autumn Morris said they waited days for repairs to the heating system in their dorm room. (KTEN) ECU students Hayley Brooks and Autumn Morris said they waited days for repairs to the heating system in their dorm room. (KTEN)

ECU students raise concerns about frosty dorm rooms Video included

Two students said their room was so cold the window was frozen.

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Oklahoma senator: Teachers need 'appropriate behavior' lessons Video included

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State Sen. Ron Sharp proposed a bill that would require teachers to undergo training about the penalties for having an inappropriate student relationship.

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Sherman paramedics take extra flu precautions Video included

Sherman EMS staff disinfects an ambulance. (KTEN) Sherman EMS staff disinfects an ambulance. (KTEN)

The men and women on the front lines of the flu outbreak are doing what they can to stay healthy.

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Weekend wildfire danger in Texoma Video included

Drought outlook for Texoma. (KTEN) Drought outlook for Texoma. (KTEN)

The dry soil means an elevated danger of wildfires that can be ignited by a wayward cigarette butt or other spark. 

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Gov't shutdown seems near; Senate fails to approve funding Video included

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A bitterly-divided Congress is hurtling toward a government shutdown this weekend in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught legislation to protect about 700,000 younger immigrants from being deported. More>>

Texoma school closings and delays

Here is the latest information we have about school closings and delays in the KTEN viewing area.

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Experts: Shackled children face long road to recovery Video included

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California prosecutors say a couple starved 12 of their 13 children to the point that their growth was stunted and a 29-year-old daughter weighed just 82 pounds. More>>

Cutting-edge lab gives Texoma students an employment edge

The Advanced Manufacturing Lab at Grayson College gives high school students a head start on a well-paying job. (KTEN) The Advanced Manufacturing Lab at Grayson College gives high school students a head start on a well-paying job. (KTEN)

Grayson College cut the ribbon Friday for its new Advanced Manufacturing Lab.

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Sherman restaurant takes precautions against flu Video included

An MG's Restaurant employee uses a bleach solution to clean tables. (KTEN) An MG's Restaurant employee uses a bleach solution to clean tables. (KTEN)

"Most of our kids have been pretty cautious about it," said MG's Restaurant manager Chenal Stiggers, which so far has had only one employee become sick.

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Maximum sentence for Van Alstyne teacher Video included

Kristen Jackson received the maximum sentence. (KTEN) Kristen Jackson received the maximum sentence. (KTEN)

"Finally, justice is served," said Colby Hemphill, the father of a high school student who was sent explicit photos by teacher Kristen Jackson.

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Reprieve for Tishomingo newspaper Video included

The Johnston County Capital-Democrat has been in business since 1901. (KTEN) The Johnston County Capital-Democrat has been in business since 1901. (KTEN)

The Durant Democrat says it will temporarily manage content of the Johnston County Capital-Democrat.

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Weather extremes taking a toll on Durant water lines Video included

Utility crews in Durant work to repair a broken water line. (KTEN) Utility crews in Durant work to repair a broken water line. (KTEN)

City maintenance workers are trying to keep up with the large volume of broken pipes blamed on temperature shifts.

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Ardmore elementary school evacuated Video included

Part of Charles Evans Elementary School in Ardmore was evacuated after elevated carbon monoxide levels were detected. (KTEN) Part of Charles Evans Elementary School in Ardmore was evacuated after elevated carbon monoxide levels were detected. (KTEN)

Elevated levels of carbon monoxide were detected at Charles Evans Elementary School Thursday morning.

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FBI: Crime drops in Ardmore

A view of downtown Ardmore. (KTEN) A view of downtown Ardmore. (KTEN)

Police attribute the improvements to having a full staff of officers on the street.

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Oklahoma health officials: 45 people have died from flu

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The Oklahoma Department of Health said all of the deaths and more than half of those hospitalized for flu since Sept. 1 are age 50 and over.

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SUV passenger killed in Marshall County crash

Investigators said a Chevrolet Suburban went out of control on a county road and rolled over, ejecting the passenger.

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Texoma pet owners on alert for dog flu Video included

Canines are at risk for dog flu, but it hasn't reached Texoma  yet. (KTEN) Canines are at risk for dog flu, but it hasn't reached Texoma yet. (KTEN)

This is not the same flu that humans get; said they are two totally different viruses.

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New tool for Denison police: Body cameras Video included

All Denison patrol officers will be equipped with a body camera. (KTEN) All Denison patrol officers will be equipped with a body camera. (KTEN)

"We are seeing what the officer actually sees and hears when they're having calls or having contact with the public." police spokesman Lt. Mike Eppler said.

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Howe's new K-9 companion breaks the mold Video included

Howe police Sgt. Keith Milks and Loki. (KTEN) Howe police Sgt. Keith Milks and Loki. (KTEN)

At less than 20 pounds, Loki might look small, but he's turning into a big problem for criminals.

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Jury convicts Van Alstyne teacher for explicit photos Video included

Kristen Jackson was accused of sending "harmful" photos to a Van Alstyne student. (KTEN/Grayson County) Kristen Jackson was accused of sending "harmful" photos to a Van Alstyne student. (KTEN/Grayson County)

A Grayson County jury heard the evidence and rendered a verdict against Kristen Jackson in one day.

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Scientists seek super-shot for flu 100 years after pandemic

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Scientists hunting universal vaccine to protect against regular winter flu _ and the next super-flu, too. More>>

Bonham schools shutter for flu scrub down Video included

Gunter Primary School. (KTEN) Gunter Primary School. (KTEN)

While students stay at home, maintenance crews will be disinfecting classrooms and common areas.

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Father, son die in Love County house fire Video included

A disabled man and his teenage son died in this fire near Marietta early Wednesday morning. (Courtesy Love County EMS) A disabled man and his teenage son died in this fire near Marietta early Wednesday morning. (Courtesy Love County EMS)

Officials said a 13-year-old boy died trying to get his paralyzed father out of the burning building.

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Texoma schools closing due to flu outbreak Video included

A growing number of districts in the KTEN viewing area canceled classes starting Wednesday to keep the illness from spreading.

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Denison fire victim dies at hospital Video included

One person was reported injured in this house fire on Layne Drive in Denison. (KTEN) One person was reported injured in this house fire on Layne Drive in Denison. (KTEN)

Investigators believe a cigarette may have triggered the fatal fire on Layne Drive Wednesday morning.

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Has flu season, in full swing, reached its height?

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Flu is blanketing the US, but officials think it may decline soon. More>>

California couple's ordinary home held torture chamber Video included

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A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family's home where she and her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions, some so malnourished officers at first believed all were children even though seven are adults. More>>

Asian shares track weakness on Wall St; China shares higher

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U.S. stocks are moving broadly higher in early trading, sending the Dow Jones industrial average past the 26,000-point mark for the first time. More>>

Dems accuse GOP official of 'amnesia' on Trump vulgarity Video included

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Trump goes after the Democrat who brought coarse remarks about Africa, Haiti to surface. More>>

Old school is new home for Sherman brewery Video included

An artist's conception of the 903 Brewers facility at the old Lee School in Sherman. (Courtesy) An artist's conception of the 903 Brewers facility at the old Lee School in Sherman. (Courtesy)

"It's just the perfect opportunity for 903 Brewers and for our city to really bring it back to life," said brewery founder Jeremy Roberts.

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Scholarship to honor beloved Grayson County lawman Video included

Grayson County Sheriff's Department Capt. Rickey Wheeler died in December 2017 after a battle with cancer.  (File/KTEN) Grayson County Sheriff's Department Capt. Rickey Wheeler died in December 2017 after a battle with cancer. (File/KTEN)

The United Way will establish a scholarship fund in tribute to sheriff's office Capt. Rickey Wheeler.

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Police: Ardmore firefighter left accident scene Video included

Ardmore firefighter Christopher Allen was arrested in Durant for drunk driving and leaving the scene of an accident. (KTEN) Ardmore firefighter Christopher Allen was arrested in Durant for drunk driving and leaving the scene of an accident. (KTEN)

A Durant police report shows officers smelled alcohol on the breath of firefighter Christopher Allen.

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Doctor: Trump has 'incredible genes,' is 'fit for duty'

Dr. Ronny Jackson briefs reporters on President Trump's health. (CNN) Dr. Ronny Jackson briefs reporters on President Trump's health. (CNN)

"I have no reason to believe that the president has any issues whatsoever on his thought process," Dr. Ronny Jackson said.

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Jury trial set for accused Van Alstyne teacher Video included

Kristen Jackson was accused of sending "harmful" photos to a Van Alstyne student. (KTEN/Grayson County) Kristen Jackson was accused of sending "harmful" photos to a Van Alstyne student. (KTEN/Grayson County)

Kristen Jackson is accused of sending explicit photos to a minor.

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Ardmore hospital limits visitors due to flu outbreak Video included

Mercy Hospital in Ardmore. (KTEN) Mercy Hospital in Ardmore. (KTEN)

Children under the age of 12 who are not seeking medical treatment will not be able to visit patients at Mercy Hospital until further notice.

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NYT: Bannon subpoenaed to appear before grand jury

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon. (Gage Skidmore/CC BY-SA 2.0/Pixabay) Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon. (Gage Skidmore/CC BY-SA 2.0/Pixabay)

The New York Times said the subpoena to the president's former chief strategist was issued last week.

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Another cold snap targets Texoma Video included

It felt like temperatures dropped below zero in many Texoma communities on Tuesday morning. (KTEN) It felt like temperatures dropped below zero in many Texoma communities on Tuesday morning. (KTEN)

Wind chill readings at 7 a.m. Tuesday ranged from 2 degrees in Bonham to 5 below in Ada.

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Plane ran out of fuel before Tishomingo crash Video included

The pilot of this Piper Dakota was injured when the plane crashed in the Tishomingo National Wildlife Refuge. (KTEN) The pilot of this Piper Dakota was injured when the plane crashed in the Tishomingo National Wildlife Refuge. (KTEN)

Shortly before crashing, the pilot unsuccessfully attempted to refuel at Tishomingo Airpark.

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Deep freeze sees Grayson County Shelter at capacity Video included

"We do have two ladies that are in right now that will be in our computer room overnight on cots," executive director Annette Limoges said.

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Casino company: Boat that caught fire had no past problems

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Dozens safely escape a fire after it engulfed a shuttle boat that ferries patrons to a casino ship off Florida's Gulf Coast. More>>

Trump goes after the Dem who surfaced his immigration remark

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Criticized for recent comments about Haiti and African nations, Trump says he's not a racist. More>>

Texoma communities pay tribute to King Video included

Ardmore celebrated MLK Day with its annual parade. (KTEN) Ardmore celebrated MLK Day with its annual parade. (KTEN)

The life and legacy of  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was recognized across Texoma on Monday's federal holiday.

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Upgrades in store for Sherman skate park

The skate park at Hawn Park in Sherman is poised to get a $250,000 makeover. (KTEN) The skate park at Hawn Park in Sherman is poised to get a $250,000 makeover. (KTEN)

The City of Sherman has big plans for the future of a popular youth venue.

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Ardmore event underscores importance of voting Video included

Activist Jaron Benjamin spoke to Carter County Democrats. (KTEN) Activist Jaron Benjamin spoke to Carter County Democrats. (KTEN)

"There are some people out in the State of Oklahoma in different counties that just don't feel like their voice matters," said activist Jaron Benjamin.

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Missile-alert mistake feeds doubts about a real emergency

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Hawaii residents were left shaken by the second recent blunder in Hawaii's planning for a possible North Korean nuclear attack. More>>

Native Americans focus on MLK Day Video included

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at a huge rally in Washington D.C. on August 28, 1963. (Department of Defense) Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at a huge rally in Washington D.C. on August 28, 1963. (Department of Defense)

Derrick Reed, a city councilman in Muskogee, said Monday's events will be the first attended by the Cherokee Nation in honor of the holiday.

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Wanted: Blood donors in Texoma

Carroll Winkle has been donating blood for more than three decades. (KTEN) Carroll Winkle has been donating blood for more than three decades. (KTEN)

Some local residents have made it their mission to donate as much... and as often... as possible.

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Car enthusiast detours to Sherman restaurant Video included

Another order is ready at the Downtown Grilled Cheese Company in Sherman. (KTEN) Another order is ready at the Downtown Grilled Cheese Company in Sherman. (KTEN)

Sherman native Gary Roberts grew up around cars, but his dream job involved something entirely different.

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Plane dangles off cliff after skidding off runway in Turkey

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A commercial airplane that skidded off a runway after landing in Turkey dangled precariously off a muddy cliff with its nose only a few feet from the sea. More>>

Keith Jackson, 89, announcer with 'Whoa, Nelly!' call, dies

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Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89. More>>

Hawaii officials say missile alert was mistake

This is the alert that Hawaii residents saw on their phones on Saturday morning. (Twitter) This is the alert that Hawaii residents saw on their phones on Saturday morning. (Twitter)

The alert stated there was a threat "inbound to Hawaii" and for residents to seek shelter and that "this is not a drill."

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