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Residents Fight Against Future Saltwater Injection Well Video included

LOVE COUNTY, OKLA. -- A salt water disposal well is where water from oil and gas production is discarded. The water is contaminated so state and federal agencies regulate where and how these wells are drilled.
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Durant Sausage Factory With About 80 Employees To Close Down Video included

BRYAN COUNTY, OK -- Dozens of employees at a Durant sausage factory are losing their jobs this week, as its owner moves the operation out of town. More>>

Teen Accused Of Stealing From Unlocked Cars At Lake Texoma Video included

GRAYSON COUNTY, TX -- A Grayson County man is behind bars after deputies say he committed a string of car burglaries near Gordonville. More>>

Police Looking For Man They Say Robbed Local Store Video included

GRAYSON COUNTY, TX -- Tom Bean police have released surveillance photos of a man they say robbed a convenience store. Police say the man used a knife to hold-up the cashier at the "One Star" service  More>>

Local Man Convicted Of Double Murder Learns His Fate

LOVE COUNTY, OK -- A Love County man found guilty last month of murdering two family members was sentenced Tuesday. 65 year old Aaron Eugene Carlile was sentenced to two counts of life in prison  More>>

Ada Police on Six High-Speed Chases in Two Weeks Video included

ADA, OK -- The Ada Police Department says there's been an increase recently in the number of high-speed chases. They say officers have been on six pursuits within the past two weeks. Two of those pursuits took police speeding through the city of Ada. And one of those chases ended up leaving resident without electricity after a suspect ran into a power pole. More>>

Grayson College Helping Students Pass the Texas Success Initiative Exam

DENISON -- The Texas Success Initiative Assessment exam was designed to give colleges a good idea whether students were ready for college level math and english classes.  More>>

Wild Horse & Burro Adoption Heading to Sulphur Springs, TX, August 1-2 Video included

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will hold a wild horse and burro adoption in Sulphur Springs, Texas, August 1-2, 2014. The two-day event at the Hopkins County Regional Civic Center will feature dozens of spectacular animals. These are adult and yearling horses and burros that once roamed free on public lands in the West. The BLM periodically removes excess animals from the range in order to maintain healthy herds and to protect other rangeland resources. The adoption program is essen... More>>

Marshall Co. Man Disappears After Night Of Drinking With Relatives Video included

MARSHALL COUNTY, OK -- Deputies say it's been nearly 3 days since a man disappeared from a home near Madill after a night of drinking, and now they're hoping someone may have spotted him. More>>

Man Arrested in Connection to Bryan Co. Shooting

BRYAN COUNTY, OK -- A man has been taken into custody in connection with a homicide investigation out of Bryan County. Officials say a man was found shot on Sunday night on the "Little Blue Bridge" in Blue, Oklahoma. More>>

Longtime Denison businesses close doors for good Video included

DENISON -- Several mainstays in Denison are no more. Four longtime business owners have shut down their stores all within the past couple months. More>>

Breast Care Center in Denison Becomes First in Region to Be a Center of Excellence Video included

DENISON -- TMC's Breast Care Center in Denison was recently designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence. More>>

Getting Fit: Tips To Avoid Heat Related Injuries Video included

Whether you work in the heat or try to get your work-out done in this heat, the 100 degree Texoma temperatures lately have been brutal. On Good Morning Texoma, we're getting fit but still staying safe in the heat. Click on the video link for specific things to watch out for to avoid heat related injuries. More>>

Green Thumb Gardening - Tomato Tips For End of Summer and Planning for Next Year's Planting Video included

A few weeks ago, Lisanne Anderson posted on her KTEN Fan Page on Facebook asking about tomatoes. She go all kinds of ideas, suggestions, tips as to why this year's tomato plants were so big and pretty and green, but .... no tomatoes. So, on KTEN News Midday we brought in a tomato expert. Ed Supina with the Grayson County Master Gardeners explains what Lisanne did wrong, and may have a few tips for even the most expert gardener out there. More>>

Murray State College Barn Destroyed in Fire Video included

TISHIMINGO, OK -- The Murray State College farm is without a barn following a fire on campus Saturday night. Some staff members happened to be near by to witness the damage.
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Man Arrested for Stabbing Incident in Ardmore Video included

ARDMORE, OK--Police in Ardmore arrested one man they say stabbed another multiple times Saturday night. Officers arrested Jeremy Roberts after they say he stabbed Matthew Wells several times--one of those striking Wells' throat. Captain Eric Hamblin says it all happened around 10 o'clock when the two got into an argument along the 1000 block of B Street Northwest. No word on Wells' condition. Police say they are still investigating. More>>

Rollover Accident Sends One To Texas Hospital Video included

MARSHALL COUNTY, OK -- Oklahoma troopers are looking into an accident that sent the driver to a Plano hospital Saturday morning. OHP says it happened around 10:45 in the morning on a county road just south of Kingston. More>>

Eisenhower Quilt Appears At Bonham Quilt Hop Video included

BONHAM, TX -- Tours gathered Saturday at the Sam Rayburn House Museum for a special viewing of a historical quilt. The museum is hosting the 2014 Bonham Quilt Hop and includes President Dwight D. Eisenhower's quilt.
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Grayson County Salvation Army Low on Food Donations Video included

GRAYSON COUNTY, TX -- During the holidays we're all used to seeing the salvation army bell ringers and the big boxes for food donations outside of the grocery store, but organizers say now is really the time for giving.
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Denison Police Find Escapee Convicted In Durant Hiding In Attic Video included

DENISON, TX -- Police arrest an Oklahoma fugitive after finding him hiding in a Texoma home. He's now back behind bars and police say he was hiding out in the attic when they found him. More>>

Outdoor Workers Drinking Lots Of Water As Temps Near 100 Degrees Video included

DENISON, TX -- If you work inside, you should feel fortunate you're able to get out of this heat. There are many workers in Texoma sweating out in jobs that keep them stuck in the sun all day.
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Sherman Apartment Dwellers Sweat It Out After A/C Unit Breaks Down Video included

SHERMAN, TX -- Some people in Sherman were sweating it out after the air conditioning stopped working at their apartment building, and the manager wasn't keen on talking with KTEN. More>>

Methamphetamine Rises Again in Grayson County Video included

GRAYSON COUNTY, TX -- Narcotics officers say methamphetamine is coming into Texas by the truckload, and Grayson County is on that route.Twice a month Grayson County holds a grand jury, and this week, nearly half of all indictments are meth related felonies.
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Durant police make department's past a part of the future Video included

DURANT -- The Durant police department now looks a little different inside. Their headquarters on Washington Street are still fairly new. They moved in about three years ago. Friday, they did quite a bit of decorating.
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Cotton Patch Celebrates 25 Years of Home-Cooking Video included

What's your favorite comfort food? On Good Morning Texoma, Cotton Patch Cafe is celebrating 25 years of serving up home-cooking.Click the video link to learn more about some of their most popular recipes. More>>

Push To Legalize Marijuana in Oklahoma Continues with New Petition Video included

BRYAN COUNTY, OK -- The push to legalize marijuana in Oklahoma continues. Supporters have been out across the state urging people to sign a petition for medical marijuana and Thursday they were out  More>>

2 Arrested after Denison Robbery Investigation

DENISON, TX -- Police have arrested the two men they say robbed the Best Western hotel in Denison Wednesday. 21 year-old Bradley Ryan Robinson was arrested Wednesday in Mckinney by Denison  More>>

Police Looking For Man The Say Stole From Local Business

DENISON, TX -- Denison police need your help finding a man they say stole from a local business. They released surveillance photos of the theft. They say the man walked out of the Denison Walmart after grabbing More>>

Bryan County Contributes to Low Oklahoma Unemployment Numbers Video included

BRYAN COUNTY, Okla. -- Bryan county has a population of just more than 42,000-- but from its casino to Southeastern Oklahoma State University -- it offers thousands of employment opportunities to Texomans. More>>

OSHA issues citation, penalties in deadly Madill plant explosion Video included

MADILL -- An explosion at a plant in Madill took the lives of two employees. Now, six months later, an investigation into whether the business violated standards set by the Occupational Health and Safety Administration has been completed. More>>

Police On Lookout For Person Of Interest Video included

ARDMORE, OK -- A man named as a "person of interest" in a deadly shooting in Ardmore last month is now wanted for trafficking drugs. Police are on the lookout for Ricky McGee Jr. Wednesday, officers say they chased McGee for several blocks after they tried to pull him over for a traffic stop.
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Veterans Benefits and Other Assistance Available In Texoma Video included

KTEN is proud to support our veterans and veteran's families. On KTEN News Midday, Lisanne Anderson sat down with Jimmy Petty with the Grayson County Veterans Affairs Office to talk about services and benefits available to our men and women who have served our country.If you need assistance from financial, to medical, to just any question concerning veterans benefits you can contact the Grayson County Veterans Affairs Office.For more information click on the video link or go to http://www.co... More>>

Chickasaw Nation Opens Community Center In Ardmore Video included

ARDMORE, OK -- The Chickasaw Nation opened a new addition to it's Carter service campus in Ardmore Wednesday morning. With a snip of the ribbon, the the newest addition to the Chickasaw Carter service center officially opened.
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Woman Arrested For Hitting Two With Brick Video included

ARDMORE, OK -- Ardmore police arrested a local woman after they say she hit two different people in the head with a brick. Officers arrested 40-year old Daphne Morales of Ardmore on charges of assault with a deadly weapon and public intoxication.
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Second Annual Ardmore Community Forum Video included

ARDMORE, OK -- City officials gathered at the convention center in Ardmore for their second annual community forum. Organizers of the forum say more than 200 people attended.
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Sherman Police Join Forces With Town Center Stores To Cut Shoplifting Video included

SHERMAN, TX -- Police say they've made great strides in their effort to reduce shoplifting, and it's all the result of a program put in place nearly a decade ago that's targeting the criminal element. More>>

Armed Robbery at Denison Best Western Video included

DENISON, TX -- Just before 3 a.m. police were called to an armed robbery at Best Western. It's quiet at the Denison Best Western this afternoon with plenty of guests in the parking lot.
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Car Theft Spikes in July, DMV declares "Watch Out for Your Car" Month Video included

GRAYSON COUNTY, TX -- The Texas DMV says the number of stolen vehicles spikes in the month of July every year. And now they've declared July "Watch Out For Your Car" month. More>>

United Way of Grayson County investigates accusations made by former employees Video included

SHERMAN -- The president and CEO of the United Way of Grayson County is responding to accusations being made by former employees. Some of the claims have resulted in changes in the way the organization does business. More>>

FBI Says Man Who Robbed Sherman Bank May Live in DFW or Oklahoma

UPDATE:  The Dallas FBI - Sherman Resident Agency and Sherman Police Department are requesting the public’s assistance to identify the suspect responsible for a bank robbery that occurred in Sherman, Texas on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. More>>

Police Arrest Durant Daycare Owner For DUI After Wreck Video included

DURANT, OK -- A Bryan County daycare owner has been arrested for driving under the influence and police say she had children in the car with her at the time. More>>

Fallen Soldier Remembered At Whitewright Vigil Video included

WHITEWRIGHT, TX -- Friends remember a fallen Texoma soldier during a candlelight vigil tonight. More>>

Grayson Co. Agency Wants Input For 2040 Transportation Plan Video included

SHERMAN, TX -- What will transportation in Grayson County look like in 2040? That's what the Sherman-Denison Metropolitan Planning Organization is trying to figure out. More>>

Blood Test Shows Denison Man On Meth During Fatal House Wreck

SHERMAN, TX -- A Denison man accused of murder and aggravated assault entered his plea in court today. We also learned the results of a blood test the suspect's attorney says took about a year to get back from the lab.
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Van Alstyne Man Denies Stalking Trooper More Than 20 Times

VAN ALSTYNE, TX -- A Grayson County man is speaking out after being found guilty of stalking a state trooper, and he tells us he's innocent. Prosecutors say his actions annoyed and left that trooper in fear for about a year.A jury convicted him Thursday of retaliating against a Texas state trooper. "It was a very very unfortunate situation for everybody involved, anyone's home that's attacked," says Rory Hogenson.Prosecutors say Hogenson dumped nails behind Trooper Michael Landeros's squad ca... More>>

Woman Wanted After Running From Madill Courtroom

MADILL, OK -- Authorities in Oklahoma are looking for a woman after she bolted out of the Marshall County courthouse.It happened around 1 p.m. on Friday. Heather Wilkerson, 27, of Kingston, was in a courtroom during a family case when the judge found out she had a warrant from Seminole County, deputy clerk Betty Moss said.The judge ordered Wilkerson to stay in the courtroom, but she ran out the door, and may have driven across the border to Texas, undersheriff Danny Cryer said.Now, Wilkerson ... More>>

Driver Injured After Topping Hill In Love County

LOVE COUNTY, OK -- A driver in Love County was injured after he topped a hill to find another car.It happened around 5 p.m. on Saturday on Oswalt Road, west of Pike Road.Troopers say Michael Ayres, 29, of Bixby, Okla., was left of center when he reached the hill.That's when they say he overcorrected and lost control, rolling over twice.Ayres was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the pickup, an OHP report stated.He was taken by helicopter to Plano in stable condition. More>>

Jail Employee In Durant Claims Boss Behaving Inappropriately

DURANT, OK -- We're learning about claims of inappropriate behavior that one employee says is causing a security risk to employees inside a Texoma jail. The employee tells us that a boss at the county jail in Durant has been acting in a suggestive way, causing enough discomfort that several employees are now considering filing a lawsuit. A Bryan County Sheriff's office employee who is fearing consequences asked not to be referenced by name. "We're there to represent law, and this is breaking ... More>>

School Board In Sadler Approves Allowing Teachers To Carry Guns

SADLER, TX -- The S&S school district approved letting teachers carry guns in a unanimous 7-0 vote. More>>

Federal Judge Strikes Down Texas Gay Marriage Ban

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A federal judge has struck down Texas' ban on gay marriage, but is leaving it in place pending a ruling by an appeals court later this year. Judge Orlando Garcia issued a preliminary More>>

Arrest Made In Abduction Murder

SPRINGFIELD, MO -- A long-time school district employee has been arrested following the abduction and death of 10-year-old Hailey Owens. Owens was abducted two blocks from her home late Tuesday afternoon More>>

Meth Ring Dismantled

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SEMINOLE,OK -- Narcotics agents in Oklahoma ended a 3 year investigation into a possible meth distribution ring today With 20 arrests. O.B.N Spokesman Mark Woodward, said officers from several departments More>>

North Texas Woman Admits to Stealing Classified Military Documents

 

Thirty-nine-year-old Farida Yusufi pleaded guilty Thursday to federal charges that include theft of government records.





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Oklahoma Flu Deaths

 

The health department says it's recorded 1,076 hospitalizations for influenza since flu season began last fall.





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Sink Hole Swallows 8 Corvettes

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 A sinkhole in Kentucky swallowed eight cars at the National Corvette Museum.

 
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Erin Hamlin Becomes First Ever American To Win Singles Luge

Erin Hamlin captured bronze Tuesday to become the first American to earn an Olympics medal in Singles Luge. In a sport heavily dominated by Germany, before Tuesday , team U.S.A. had never stepped on the More>>

Texoma School & Business Closings

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Honoring a Civil Rights Legend

Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy lives on Monday with special events across the nation, from parades to church tributes to youth-led service projects on the federal holiday to remember the civil rights More>>

Oklahoma Gets Road Grant

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), senior member of the Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee, today congratulated the Oklahoma Department of Transportation. The department was More>>

UPDATE: Marshall Co. triple murder suspect wants to withdraw plea

MARSHALL COUNTY, OK -- She was an athlete, played guitar and stood-out on stage. But Ashleigh Lindsey's life was cut short in July 2012 when police say her ex-boyfriend, Joshua Mahaffey, shot and killed More>>

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  • Trafficking bust reveals worries over missing kids

    Trafficking bust reveals worries over missing kids

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 3:09 PM EDT2014-07-30 19:09:14 GMT
    When FBI agents and police officers fanned out across the country last month in a weeklong effort to rescue child sex trafficking victims, they pulled minors as young as 11 from hotel rooms, truck stops and homes.More >>
    The 168 juveniles recovered last month during an FBI child sex trafficking bust included some kids who had never been reported missing, a population that law enforcement encounters often and that child welfare advocates...More >>
  • Detroit police: Sleeping boy, 8, shot and killed

    Detroit police: Sleeping boy, 8, shot and killed

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 3:07 PM EDT2014-07-30 19:07:07 GMT
    An 8-year-old boy has died after a bullet fired from outside went through a home's wall and hit the child in bed early Wednesday, Detroit police said.More >>
    Sporadic gunfire isn't an unusual sound in the Brewster Homes public housing complex in Detroit, but booming noises that shook Tenesha Higgins early Wednesday morning were way too close.More >>
  • UCLA wades through damage caused by flooding

    UCLA wades through damage caused by flooding

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 3:07 PM EDT2014-07-30 19:07:03 GMT
    The quiet summer campus of UCLA found itself suddenly steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some eight million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the...More >>
    A ruptured 93-year-old water main left the UCLA campus awash in 8 million gallons of water in the middle of California's worst drought in decades, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the school's...More >>
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  • Probe exposes flaws behind HealthCare.gov rollout

    Probe exposes flaws behind HealthCare.gov rollout

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 2:49 PM EDT2014-07-30 18:49:26 GMT
    Officials tell The Associated Press that a nonpartisan investigative report concludes that management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the computer problems that paralyzed the HealthCare.gov...More >>
    Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the computer woes that paralyzed the president's new health care program last fall, nonpartisan investigators said in testimony released Wednesday.More >>
  • Virus drugmaker fights pediatricians' new advice

    Virus drugmaker fights pediatricians' new advice

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 1:27 PM EDT2014-07-30 17:27:05 GMT
    A costly drug given mostly to premature babies is at the center of a clash between the manufacturer and the nation's leading pediatrician's group, which recommends scaling back use of the medicine.More >>
    A costly drug given mostly to premature babies is at the center of a clash between the manufacturer and the nation's leading pediatrician's group, which recommends scaling back use of the medicine.More >>
  • House set to take up $17B VA overhaul bill

    House set to take up $17B VA overhaul bill

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 3:27 AM EDT2014-07-30 07:27:56 GMT
    With a new Veterans Affairs secretary in place and an August recess looming, Congress is moving quickly to approve a compromise bill to refurbish the VA and improve veterans' health care.More >>
    With a new Veterans Affairs secretary in place and an August recess looming, Congress is likely to move quickly to approve a compromise bill to refurbish the VA and improve veterans' health care.More >>
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