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 By Jacob Factor    Virus    March 26, 2020

School Buildings Remain Closed

Oklahoma public schools will not be reconvening in person for the rest of the 2019-2020 school year,... Full story

 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    March 26, 2020

Pottawatomie County's First COVID-19 Case Confirmed

State health officials confirmed Wednesday a Pottawatomie County resident has tested positive for... Full story

 By GLORIA TROTTER    Virus    March 26, 2020

Schools Provide Meals, Despite Closings

Local schools have meal delivery systems well underway across the county. Here is recap of how it's... Full story

 By GLORIA TROTTER    Virus    March 26, 2020

Legislators Sent Home

Here we are smack-dab in the middle of a legislative session and our legislators are sent home. The... Full story

 By Jacob Factor    Virus    March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Leaves Shawnee Woman Homeless

As unemployment claims in the U.S. skyrocket due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Tiffany Barnett, a Shawne... Full story

 By GLORIA TROTTER    Virus    March 26, 2020

How Do You Say Final Goodbyes During A Pandemic?

What happens when you lose a loved one during a pandemic? Everybody can’t stay home and shelter... Full story


Free Virtual Visits For Patients With Possible COVID-19

SSM Health is offering a free Virtual Visit for individuals who are concerned they may be... Full story

 By Jacob Factor    Virus    March 26, 2020

Tecumseh Closes In-Person, Public Participation To Meetings

The city of Tecumseh declared a civil emergency during a special meeting last week, on March 18,... Full story



UPDATED MARCH 27, 2020 Oklahoma State Department of Health As of this advisory, there are 322... Full story


Attorney General Hunter Clarifies Governor's Executive Order Regarding Law Enforcement Action for Non-Compliance

Attorney General Hunter Clarifies Governor's Executive Order Regarding Law Enforcement Action for... Full story


COVID-19 UPDATE: March 28

The Oklahoma State Department of Health confirmed an additional 55 positive cases of COVID-19... Full story

 By Staff    Virus    March 26, 2020


March 29, 2020 An additional 52 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed, bringing the total to 429... Full story



Another 52 positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed, bringing today's state total to 491... Full story

 By Staff    Virus    March 26, 2020


March 31, 2020 Pottawatomie County now has five confirmed COVID-19 cases as the state total jumps... Full story

 By Suzie Campbell    Virus    March 19, 2020

Covid-19 Changed The World

“The world changed last week for everybody,” said City of Shawnee and Pottawatomie County... Full story

 By Jacob Factor    Virus    March 19, 2020

Tecumseh Declares Civil Emergency

The City of Tecumseh has declared a civil emergency amid growing concerns over the COVID-19... Full story

 By Jacob Factor    Virus    March 19, 2020

All 15 County Schools Closed until at least April 6

With concern over the COVID-19 outbreak growing, the Oklahoma State Department of Education... Full story

 By Jacob Factor    Virus    March 19, 2020

City of Shawnee Declares State of Emergency

Shawnee Mayor Richard Finley has declared a state of emergency for the city of Shawnee amid the... Full story

 By Suzie Campbell    Virus    March 19, 2020

Courthouse Closed To Public

The Pottawatomie Board of County Commissioners held a marathon meeting Monday, just shy of 2.5... Full story


School Meals Continue

Several area school districts are making plans to feed students even though school is closed for the foreseeable future. Leading the way is the... Full story

 By Jacob Factor    Virus    March 19, 2020

County Businesses Close Due To COVID-19 Concerns

To prevent the spread of COVID-19, numerous institutions around the county have canceled or... Full story


OBU Goes Online Monday

Oklahoma Baptist University has moved to online learning for a minimum of two weeks in response to t... Full story

 By Jacob Factor    Virus    March 19, 2020

OSSAA Postpones State Basketball Tournaments Indefinitely

Ninety minutes before the OSSAA State Basketball Tournaments were supposed to start last Thursday,... Full story

 By Jacob Factor    Virus    March 19, 2020

Shawnee Mayor Closes Bars, Restaurant Dining Rooms

Shawnee mayor Richard Finley amended his emergency proclamation today to include orders for... Full story

 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    March 19, 2020

Tecumseh Closes City Meetings To In-Person Public Participation

As of 1 p.m. today, the city of Tecumseh issued an urgent notice announcing the closing of all... Full story


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