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Oklahoma school districts are receiving an increase in funding per student for the upcoming fiscal year.
The State Board of Education has voted to delay a formal plan for adopting new education standards in math and English.
Even though a weak cold front moved through on Wednesday, high temperatures will still be in the mid to upper 90s for Thursday. The mercury will continue to climb into the weekend with triple digits likely.
Firefighter Grant McDanel had no idea he would be saving a man's life when he decided to eat alone at the Outback Steakhouse in Norman while his wife was out of town.
With highs in the mid to upper 90s, expect the heat indices to near 105 degrees at the warmest time of the day.
James Garner, an Oklahoman famous for six decades of acting, died Saturday.
As the heat returns, so will the humidity. When you combine highs in the lower 90s with higher humidity, the heat index will be in the mid to upper 90s for your Sunday.
Animal advocates are upset about a new policy at a local animal shelter that involves which cats and dogs volunteers can photograph and post on social media.
After some morning fog, look for plenty of afternoon sunshine Saturday with temperatures rebounding into the 80s. Enjoy the comfortable weather while you can, much higher heat is returning for next week.
The University of Oklahoma's research center is facing a non-compliance writeup from a United States Department of Agriculture inspection report.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms are likely early Thursday. Some storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding is possible.
With the bulk of the rain gone for Friday, highs will still remain in the upper 70s and will struggle to hit 80° due to the lingering cloud cover. It will take several days for the lower 90s to return.
Much of Oklahoma will be under a flash flood watch through Friday afternoon as a thunderstorm complex moves into the state.
One man was injured in a Norman garage fire Wednesday morning.
Two bars on the southwest side of Oklahoma City are now closed after a major drug bust.
Keep the umbrella handy Wednesday as scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible. The highest chance of rain comes Thursday with heavy rain likely.
One person has died in a motorcycle crash in Norman.
A Moore girl was mugged, but wouldn’t go down without a fight.
Sunday will be the hottest day this weekend with highs in the upper 90s to near 100°. With only a touch of humidity, the heat index should only be a few degrees higher than the air temperatures.
Even though Saturday will be hotter, with lower humidity, the heat index, or feel-like temperatures may not be too oppressive.