3 bodies recovered after an airboat flips on Oklahoma lakeNovember 9, 2022 GMT
GUTHRIE, Okla. (AP) — Divers have recovered the bodies of three people missing in an Oklahoma lake since their airboat flipped Tuesday afternoon, officials said.
The boat overturned on Country Club Lake in Guthrie, about 50 miles north of Oklahoma City, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
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Body found believed to be missing Guthrie man, arrest madeOctober 22, 2021 GMT
CRESCENT, Okla. (AP) — A body found near Crescent is believed to be that of a missing Guthrie man and an arrest has been made in connection with his death, according to the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation.
Troubled Oklahoma school defies state education departmentJuly 16, 2021 GMT
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Board members of a southwest Oklahoma City school district have defied the state Board of Education and hired an interim superintendent.
The Western Heights school board voted 3-1 Thursday to name assistant Superintendent Kim Race interim superintendent, replacing Mannix Barnes.
Renowned Oklahoma fiddler Byron Berline dies at 77July 13, 2021 GMT
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Byron Berline, a renowned fiddler who played with superstars like Elton John, the Rolling Stones and owned a popular Oklahoma instrument shop, has died. He was 77.
Bette Berline, Byron’s wife, confirmed his death to The Associated Press.
Bruce Springsteen receives this year’s Woody Guthrie PrizeMay 4, 2021 GMT
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Bruce Springsteen has won the 2021 Woody Guthrie Prize, which is given to an artist seen as carrying on the spirit of the folk singer whose music focused on the plight of the poor and disenfranchised...
Singer, songwriter, activist Baez named Guthrie recipientJuly 21, 2020 GMT
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Singer, songwriter, activist and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Joan Baez is this year’s recipient of the Woody Guthrie Prize, an award that recognizes artists who speak out for the less fortunate...
New York City concert to honor Oklahoma native Woody GuthrieDecember 11, 2019 GMT
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — New York City will host a concert in February to mark the 80th anniversary of Oklahoma native Woody Guthrie's classic song, “This Land Is Your Land.”
The Woody Guthrie Center in Tulsa announced Tuesday that the concert will take place Feb.
Woody Guthrie Center to honor rapper Chuck DOctober 23, 2019 GMT
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Rapper Chuck D is this year's winner of the Woody Guthrie Prize, an award that recognizes artists who speak out for the less fortunate...
Cop uses stun gun on Oklahoma woman who fled traffic stopAugust 1, 2019 GMT
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Body camera video shows a police officer using a stun gun on a 65-year-old Oklahoma woman after she allegedly kicked the officer who had tried to give her a ticket for a broken taillight...
Rattlesnake, uranium, whiskey found during traffic stopJuly 11, 2019 GMT
GUTHRIE, Okla. (AP) — Police in Oklahoma say they found a rattlesnake, a canister of radioactive powdered uranium and an open bottle of Kentucky Deluxe whiskey during a traffic stop of a vehicle that had been reported stolen...
2 homes destroyed in central Oklahoma wildfire; no one hurtJanuary 25, 2017 GMT
GUTHRIE, Okla. (AP) — Authorities say two homes were destroyed in a fast-moving wildfire that burned in central Oklahoma...