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The survey is an attempt to determine the technology needs of the district's students for upcoming distance learning coursework. All Oklahoma schools have been ordered to develop distance learning lessons during the COVID-19 pandemic that has shuttered schools across the state and nation.

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Vance public affairs stressed as of Thursday morning there are no positive COVID-19 personnel on the base but said, "The base has chosen to err on the side of abundant caution and implement more stringent health protection measures."

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The survey is an attempt to determine the technology needs of the district's students for upcoming distance learning coursework. All Oklahoma schools have been ordered to develop distance learning lessons during the COVID-19 pandemic that has shuttered schools across the state and nation.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Bracing the nation for a coronavirus death toll that could exceed 100,000 people, President Donald Trump extended restrictive social distancing guidelines through April, bowing to public health experts who presented him with even more dire projections for the expanding coro…

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Vance public affairs stressed as of Thursday morning there are no positive COVID-19 personnel on the base but said, "The base has chosen to err on the side of abundant caution and implement more stringent health protection measures."

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BANGKOK (AP) — Shares reversed early losses in Asia on Tuesday after the U.S. stock market plunged to its worst day in more than three decades and huge swaths of many economies came to a standstill as businesses and travel shut down due to the virus outbreak.

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Due to a recently confirmed case of COVID-19 in Payne County, Mayor Will Joyce has declared a state of emergency in Stillwater in response to the spreading COVID-19 virus.

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BANGKOK (AP) — Shares plunged in Asia on Friday, with benchmarks in Japan, Thailand and India sinking as much as 10% after Wall Street suffered its biggest drop since the Black Monday crash of 1987.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden decisively won Michigan’s Democratic presidential primary on Tuesday, seizing a key battleground state that helped propel Bernie Sanders’ insurgent candidacy four years ago. The former vice president's victory there, as well as in Missouri, Mississippi and Idaho, …

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TOKYO (AP) — Stocks were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday despite gains on Wall Street on hopes the Trump administration will act to cushion the economic pain of the virus outbreak.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks plunged 7% on Wall Street Monday, triggering a trading halt for 15 minutes. The steep drop followed similar falls in Europe after a fight among major crude-producing countries jolted investors already on edge about the widening fallout from the outbreak of the new coro…

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TULSA — Gov. Kevin Stitt and state health officials assured Oklahomans on Friday the risk of being exposed to the coronavirus remains low in the state but urged them to take precautions after confirming the first known case of COVID-19 in the state. 

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Improving the living quarters for enlisted airmen is a high priority at Vance Air Force Base, but it will likely need manpower and money from the city to do so. The project still is in the planning stages, so no official proposal has been sent to the city of Enid.

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Attorney General William Barr announced Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, that 21 Saudi military students —including at least one in Oklahoma — were returned to their home country as a result of an investigation in the wake of a Dec. 6, 2019, shooting by a Saudi student at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Fla. 

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You are here for a reason. You are the movers and shakers of Enid and Garfield County and Northwest Oklahoma. Now that you've heard the sermon, I want you to advocate. — Col. Corey Simmons, 71st Flying Training Wing commander

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Along with funding for ongoing development of the T-7 Redhawk jet trainer, which is expected to come to Vance Air Force Base in 2023, the DCIP funding will likely directly benefit Enid and Vance, said Mike Cooper, city of Enid military liaison and chairman of Oklahoma Strategic Military Planning Commission.

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A man shot another man Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, during an argument inside an Oklahoma City mall, and police were searching stores for the suspect while also clearing out shoppers still hiding.

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WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee pressed toward a historic vote Thursday to approve articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. Split sharply along party lines, the panel was expected to send the charges to the full House for pre-Christmas action next week.

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While Astec looks for a buyer for GEFCO, employees and the community should expect work to continue as usual, according to a company press release, which states it is looking to complete the sale by June 2020.

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"Us three, we're very blessed to be in the families we're in, being able to wake up on Christmas day and know we have presents under the Christmas tree. A lot of kids don't understand it's not like that for everyone, and we want to have an impact on kids in need by giving them a Christmas they can remember." — Koda Oller, Garber High School senior

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“Many people ask me if the wing is OK after all of this … the simple answer is no … we are not … we miss our friends and wingmen. But very soon, we will be … because we have to be. And tomorrow, Vance Air Force Base will continue training our next generation of aviators. Because that is what we are called to do.” — Col. Corey Simmons, the 71st Flying Training Wing commander

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Vance Air Force Base public affairs announced Monday limited flight operations would resume for aircraft returning from other fields, with normal training expected to resume Tuesday, weather permitting.

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Mike Dods’ job had been on the line due to alleged retaliation by Enid Public Schools administration for disobeying directions to “hide acts of violent student conduct and student threats on multiple occasions,” according to Oklahoma Ed­­­u­­­­­cation Association, a teacher’s union supporting Dods.

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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