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Enid Animal Control, 1200 S. 10th, is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and noon to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The shelter is closed on holidays. The phone number is (580) 249-4910.

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Everyone can fish (while practicing social distancing) without a state fishing license on Oklahoma’s Free Fishing Days on Saturday and Sunday.

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The deal, pending further contract negotiations, would donate 7.5 acres of land and provide a $3.5 million tax rebate to be paid throughout 15 years.

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Another demonstration in Enid is planned for noon Sunday in front of the administration building, at 401 W. Garriott. Enid resident Demetrius Office also is planning a town hall meeting with city officials and leaders, set for 6 p.m. Thursday at Stride Bank Center.

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A woman with four children who said her children had a friend over that night, according to the affidavit. She said the children wanted to sleep outside on the trampoline.

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 Vance Air Force Base reported an incident in which a laser was pointed at one of its aircraft Monday, posing a danger to both the aircrew and personnel on the ground.

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Oklahoma Blood Institute is asking healthy members of the community to sign up for one of three local blood drives to help replenish the state's blood supply.

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City commissioners have several options to discuss during their regular meeting at 6:30 p.m.: Lifting the state of emergency set to expire June 30; continuing phase two as planned; or adopting Gov. Kevin Stitt’s statewide Open Up and Recover Safely Plan.

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Enid faith leaders and Mayor George Pankonin joined in a public service of mourning Monday for the 100,000 lives lost in the United States during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Enrollment of new students for the upcoming 2020-21 year will start next week for Enid Public Schools, with online or in-person options that are being tailored for safety of residents and employees during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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There were 67 new COVID-19 cases in the state, including one in Northwest Oklahoma, and no new deaths reported Monday, June 1, 2020, according to Oklahoma State Department of Health.

A state senator says he was asked to delete emails by the official who oversees Oklahoma Virtual Charter School Board weeks after she downplayed her communication with him to an attorney representing Epic virtual charter school.

About a month after officials started the process to test all nursing home residents and staff for the novel coronavirus, Oklahoma State Department of Health has almost completed the first round of surveillance.

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An ecumenical group of faith leaders and Enid Mayor George Pankonin will join in a public service of mourning for the more-than 100,000 lives lost during the COVID-19 pandemic, 12:15 p.m. Monday at the Garfield County Courthouse gazebo.

From the U.S.-Mexico Border to military prisons in Alabama and Florida, the Chiricahua Apache tribe would find itself as the last Native American group to be relocated to Indian Territory.

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Gaslight Theatre is set to open Monday while following restrictions set by local, state and federal authorities, as the city moves into phase 3 of its reopening plan.

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RegisteredNursing.org evaluated RN-to-BSN programs in areas such as accreditation, acceptance and graduate rate, tuition and fees, and ratio of nursing program completions vs. total program completions.

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An unexpected turnout at the drive-through dinner led to the firefighters handing out more than 300 hamburgers and 150 hot dogs, and bringing in more than $2,500 in donations.

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As part of ongoing efforts to support community amid the unprecedented impact of COVID-19, local Edward Jones teams announced a donation of $25,000 to support United Way and its community response efforts in Enid.

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A teenage driver is accused of leading authorities Thursday on a high-speed chase through two counties that ended in a wreck south of Okeene.

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United Way of Enid and Northwest Oklahoma recently received a $25,000 ADM Cares grant to fight hunger through eight regional food resource centers, including Loaves & Fishes of Northwest Oklahoma.

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Security National Bank of Enid will reward five area students with cash for their good grades with the SNB Pays for A’s program.

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The phishing scam email directs people to click on a link to get a message about a COVID-19 economic stimulus check. The email also says "it needs to be opened through a portal link requiring your university login."

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Northwestern will continue to follow guidance from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Gov. Kevin Stitt’s guidelines according to the Open Up and Recover Safely Plan.

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State Health Department officials are encouraging Oklahomans to get tested for COVID-19, saying Thursday, May 28, 2020, that due to adequate supplies, residents no longer need to exhibit symptoms or report exposure to someone with the virus to get in line for testing.

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A collision between a semi and a pickup at Bouse Junction, about 24 miles west of Orienta, in western Major County, sent two men to the hospital Wednesday afternoon.

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❝Marsau's owner, Marlin Esau, wanted to do everything he could do to help the families of the 227 people we had employed, even if it was only for the eight-week period the funding was for.❞ — Mae Jacobi, office manager at Marsau Enterprises

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ENID - Funeral 1 p.m. Friday, June 5, Orion Baptist Church, Pastor Mickey Flynn officiating. Burial in Orion Cemetery under guidance of Amy Stittsworth Funeral Service. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 4, at Stittsworth's. www.stittsworthfuneralservices.com