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Baker Mayfield’s play on the football field stands on its own. Forty-eight total touchdowns, a combined 4,938 total yards, a Heisman Trophy award. These are a few samplings of his head-turning and highlight reel-making accolades. 

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ENID, Okla. — T-6 training aircraft will resume flight operations at Vance Air Force Base and two other bases Wednesday, after a month of investigation into hypoxia-like incidents in the aircraft, according to an Air Force press release.

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People on social media reported feeling the earthquake over a wide area.

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OKLAHOMA CITY — The risk of damaging temblors in central Oklahoma now rivals that of natural earthquakes in high-hazard parts of California, according to a new U.S. Geological Survey forecast.

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In case of future seismicity, OGS Director Jeremy Boak advised members of the public to protect themselves from falling objects by dropping to the ground, covering head and neck and holding onto any sturdy cover.

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ENID, Okla. — Oklahoma’s unemployment rate increased to 5.2 percent in September, shifting the state .2 percent above the national average of 5 percent for the month, according to a report released by the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission.

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There have been 545 magnitude 3.0 or greater earthquakes recorded in Oklahoma this year.

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Plaintiffs filed five lawsuits against Oklahoma oil and gas company New Dominion LLC. New Dominion wants its pollution policy with Lloyd’s of London insurance company to pay for it.

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So far this year, there have been 522 magnitude 3.0 or greater earthquakes recorded in Oklahoma, USGS records show.

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With the increase in quakes comes a lot of misinformation, and the U.S. Geological Survey is working to help the public separate fact from fiction.

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The quake, at 12:13 p.m. Wednesday, was centered 19 miles northwest of Fairview and 48 miles west of Enid, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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U.S. Geological Survey re­cords show the state has had 19 magnitude 4.0 or greater quakes this year. At this point last year, there had been 17 magnitude 4.0 or greater temblors.

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MEDFORD, Okla. — A magnitude 3.2 earthquake shook the Medford area Friday night.

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Insurers are boosting the cost of earthquake coverage anywhere from 4 to 300 percent depending on the policy, as they brace for a catastrophic quake, state officials said during a meeting Tuesday.

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ENID, Okla. —  Oklahoma Corporation Commission's Oil and Gas Conservation Division continues its response to earthquakes with an announcement Monday that the division is further reducing oil and gas wastewater injections by Arbuckle disposal wells.

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The Oklahoma Corporation Commission’s Oil and Gas Conservation Division has announced implementation of the largest volume reduction plan yet for oil and gas disposal wells in western Oklahoma.

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SandRidge Energy and the Oklahoma Corporation Commission's Oil and Gas Conservation Division reached an agreement Thursday regarding wells in the Medford, Cherokee and Byron areas.

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"A lot of people say we just need the earth to stop shaking, and I understand that, but the fact of the matter is that without the ability to dispose of wastewater, we cannot produce oil and gas in the state of Oklahoma, and this is our lifeblood." — Kim Hatfield

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Power outages may have contributed to recent earthquakes in the Fairview area, according to Oklahoma Corporation Commission officials.

The Great ShakeOut, an annual international earthquake drill and information source, offers tips on how to survive an earthquake. 

CHEROKEE, Okla. — A magnitude 3.5 earthquake shook the Cherokee area Thursday evening.

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Obituaries

HUNTER - A private immediate family service for Stephen Earl Buss, age 56 of Hunter will be Tuesday at Memorial Park Cemetery with Rev. Don Johnson officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home.

ENID - The services celebrating and honoring the life of Joan M. Elwood, 67, of Enid are pending under the direction of Brown-Cummings Funeral Home. Condolences to the family may be made online at WWW.Brown-Cummings.com