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News Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma news from The Associated Press

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GRANT, Okla. (AP) - Authorities say three people were killed and another person was injured in a two-car crash in southern Oklahoma. The Highway Patrol says the crash occurred last night in Choctaw County. Thirty-five-year-old Rodney Sutterfield of Antlers, 53-year-old J.W. Fleeks of Grant and 28-year-old Mildred Mitchell of Antlers were killed in the wreck.

ALTUS, Okla. (AP) - Oklahoma's state climatologist is scheduled to speak in Altus this week on how the ongoing drought is impacting the area. Gary McManus of the Oklahoma Climatological Survey will speak tomorrow at the Southwest Technology Center. The meeting is free and open to the public.

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma History Center is opening a new exhibit featuring artifacts and memorabilia from the 100-year-old time capsule. The Oklahoma Century Chest was buried on April 22, 1913, in Oklahoma City, and was opened last year. Visitors will be able to see never-before-seen photographs and documents when the exhibit opens tomorrow.

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - About 5,000 fourth- and fifth-graders from across Oklahoma are expected to converge on Oklahoma City for ScienceFest Oklahoma. The event takes place Thursday at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Gardens. Students will learn about protecting the environment, conserving natural resources and using alternative fuels and technologies.

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