News - The Shawnee News-Star http://www.news-star.com/article/20120926/NEWS/120929770/1001/NEWS news-star.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:35:09 +0000 What is a conservative? Here's what you need to know http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/what-is-a-conservative/?sitename=news-star?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:06:49 +0000 Thom Fain/Briefing http://elections.gatehousemedia.com/what-is-a-conservative/?sitename=news-star Germanfest becomes Oktoberfest http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/germanfest-becomes-oktoberfest?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:28:48 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/germanfest-becomes-oktoberfest GCTC earns Gold Star School honor http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/gctc-earns-gold-star-school-honor?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:26:54 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/gctc-earns-gold-star-school-honor Grab your hard hats….the Osage Oranges are dropping http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/grab-your-hard-hatsthe-osage-oranges-are-dropping?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:23:04 +0000 By Becky Emerson Carlberg http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/grab-your-hard-hatsthe-osage-oranges-are-dropping Caution: Deer are on the roads http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/caution-deer-are-on-roads?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:20:55 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/caution-deer-are-on-roads Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors in concert at OBU http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/drew-holcomb--neighbors-in-concert-at-obu?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:19:03 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/drew-holcomb--neighbors-in-concert-at-obu POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/powmia-remembrance-ceremony?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:16:40 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/powmia-remembrance-ceremony Artist offers mixed-media painting workshop http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/artist-offers-mixed-media-painting-workshop?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:14:01 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/artist-offers-mixed-media-painting-workshop US court revives inmate's lawsuit against Oklahoma governor http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/us-court-revives-inmates-lawsuit-against-oklahoma-governor?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:11:30 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/us-court-revives-inmates-lawsuit-against-oklahoma-governor Oklahoma Turnpike Authority votes for 17 percent toll hikes http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/oklahoma-turnpike-authority-votes-for-17-percent-toll-hikes?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:09:57 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20160928/oklahoma-turnpike-authority-votes-for-17-percent-toll-hikes Michelle Obama rips into Trump for his birtherism, calls him 'erratic and threatening' http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/michelle-obama-rips-into-trump-for-his-birtherism-calls-him-erratic-and-threatening/1?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:36:46 +0000 Maxwell Tani/Business Insider http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/michelle-obama-rips-into-trump-for-his-birtherism-calls-him-erratic-and-threatening/1 4 things to know about the first VP debate http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/4-things-to-know-about-first-vp-debate/1?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:56:17 +0000 Thom Fain/Briefing http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/4-things-to-know-about-first-vp-debate/1 9/11 families can now sue Saudi Arabia http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/911-families-can-now-sue-saudi-arabia?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:43:03 +0000 Associated Press http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/911-families-can-now-sue-saudi-arabia Obama: A vote for Gary Johnson or Jill Stein is a vote for Donald Trump http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/obama-vote-for-gary-johnson-or-jill-stein-is-vote-for-donald-trump?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:16:53 +0000 Allan Smith/Business Insider http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/obama-vote-for-gary-johnson-or-jill-stein-is-vote-for-donald-trump Stat of the Week: The presidential debates scored a record 84 million viewers http://www.news-star.com/zz/news/20160928/stat-of-week-presidential-debates-scored-record-84-million-viewers?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:24:31 +0000 Thom Fain/Briefing http://www.news-star.com/zz/news/20160928/stat-of-week-presidential-debates-scored-record-84-million-viewers Do whites and men have too much power? Your answer says a lot about whether you back Clinton or Trump http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/do-whites-and-men-have-too-much-power-your-answer-says-lot-about-whether-you-back-clinton-or-trump?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:00:00 +0000 Scott Clement, Emily Guskin/Washington Post http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/do-whites-and-men-have-too-much-power-your-answer-says-lot-about-whether-you-back-clinton-or-trump For first time in 126 years, a prominent Arizona paper refuses to endorse a Republican for president http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/for-first-time-in-126-years-prominent-arizona-paper-refuses-to-endorse-republican-for-president/1?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:54:55 +0000 Chris Sanchez/Business Insider http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/for-first-time-in-126-years-prominent-arizona-paper-refuses-to-endorse-republican-for-president/1 Chelsea Clinton responds to Trump's threat to bring up her father's mistress http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/chelsea-clinton-responds-to-trumps-threat-to-bring-up-her-fathers-mistress/1?rssfeed=true Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:31:20 +0000 Rebecca Harrington/Business Insider http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160928/chelsea-clinton-responds-to-trumps-threat-to-bring-up-her-fathers-mistress/1 Howard Dean defends his theory that Trump uses cocaine http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160927/howard-dean-defends-his-theory-that-trump-uses-cocaine?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:30:14 +0000 Natasha Bertrand/Business Insider http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160927/howard-dean-defends-his-theory-that-trump-uses-cocaine Remember when #NeverTrump was a force to be reckoned with? http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160927/remember-when-nevertrump-was-force-to-be-reckoned-with?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:35:43 +0000 Thom Fain/Briefing http://www.news-star.com/zz/elections/20160927/remember-when-nevertrump-was-force-to-be-reckoned-with