State News - The Shawnee News-Star http://www.news-star.com/article/20121106/NEWS/121109771/1006/NEWS news-star.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 19:08:01 +0000 State Board of Education prioritizes early learners, struggling readers, new educators amid continued funding losses http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/state-board-of-education-prioritizes-early-learners-struggling-readers-new-educators-amid-continued-funding-losses?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:25:30 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/state-board-of-education-prioritizes-early-learners-struggling-readers-new-educators-amid-continued-funding-losses Oklahoma man, 18, dies in crash during police pursuit http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/oklahoma-man-18-dies-in-crash-during-police-pursuit?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:21:02 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/oklahoma-man-18-dies-in-crash-during-police-pursuit Man fatally shot by officer in southeastern Oklahoma http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/man-fatally-shot-by-officer-in-southeastern-oklahoma?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:20:19 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/man-fatally-shot-by-officer-in-southeastern-oklahoma Officials say Oklahoma elections not hit by Russian hackers http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/officials-say-oklahoma-elections-not-hit-by-russian-hackers?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:19:39 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/officials-say-oklahoma-elections-not-hit-by-russian-hackers 14 more Oklahoma lakes have elevated mercury levels in fish http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/14-more-oklahoma-lakes-have-elevated-mercury-levels-in-fish?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:18:09 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/14-more-oklahoma-lakes-have-elevated-mercury-levels-in-fish Oklahoma senators say health overhaul plan under review http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/oklahoma-senators-say-health-overhaul-plan-under-review?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:13:06 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170623/oklahoma-senators-say-health-overhaul-plan-under-review OBU presents scholarship to spelling bee runner-up http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/obu-presents-scholarship-to-spelling-bee-runner-up?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:26:32 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/obu-presents-scholarship-to-spelling-bee-runner-up Oklahoma City to consider new sales tax plan http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/oklahoma-city-to-consider-new-sales-tax-plan?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:16:17 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/oklahoma-city-to-consider-new-sales-tax-plan Man sitting in car in north Tulsa killed by gunfire http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/man-sitting-in-car-in-north-tulsa-killed-by-gunfire?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:15:21 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/man-sitting-in-car-in-north-tulsa-killed-by-gunfire Oklahoma officials, others dispute California climate claim http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/oklahoma-officials-others-dispute-california-climate-claim?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:07:06 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/oklahoma-officials-others-dispute-california-climate-claim Studies of Oklahoma's largest earthquake included in journal http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/studies-of-oklahomas-largest-earthquake-included-in-journal?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:49:43 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/studies-of-oklahomas-largest-earthquake-included-in-journal DUI attorneys sue over Oklahoma's new drunken driving law http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/dui-attorneys-sue-over-oklahomas-new-drunken-driving-law?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:48:42 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170622/dui-attorneys-sue-over-oklahomas-new-drunken-driving-law Oklahoma's 'Pioneer Woman' builds media empire on the Plains http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/oklahomas-pioneer-woman-builds-media-empire-on-plains?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:41:25 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/oklahomas-pioneer-woman-builds-media-empire-on-plains Taking control of credit card debt http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/taking-control-of-credit-card-debt?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:37:40 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/taking-control-of-credit-card-debt Guatemala opens consulate in northwest Oklahoma City http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/guatemala-opens-consulate-in-northwest-oklahoma-city?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:33:51 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/guatemala-opens-consulate-in-northwest-oklahoma-city Tulsa County shifts funds to pay sheriff's office legal fees http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/tulsa-county-shifts-funds-to-pay-sheriffs-office-legal-fees?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:31:25 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/tulsa-county-shifts-funds-to-pay-sheriffs-office-legal-fees Companies pay more than $1M to drill on Oklahoma land http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/companies-pay-more-than-1m-to-drill-on-oklahoma-land?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:30:18 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/companies-pay-more-than-1m-to-drill-on-oklahoma-land University of Oklahoma regents vote to raise tuition, fees http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/university-of-oklahoma-regents-vote-to-raise-tuition-fees?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:28:45 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170621/university-of-oklahoma-regents-vote-to-raise-tuition-fees Oklahoma man dies in crash while leading trooper on pursuit http://www.news-star.com/news/20170620/oklahoma-man-dies-in-crash-while-leading-trooper-on-pursuit?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:47:35 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170620/oklahoma-man-dies-in-crash-while-leading-trooper-on-pursuit 10-year-old Texas girl drowns in Red River in Oklahoma http://www.news-star.com/news/20170620/10-year-old-texas-girl-drowns-in-red-river-in-oklahoma?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:46:39 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170620/10-year-old-texas-girl-drowns-in-red-river-in-oklahoma