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Travis Daugherty

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I have a desire to help people. Police work is my “ calling and my passion. It always has been.I want to show them the human side of the badge, I can bring a lot to the table through leading by example. ”

Kristi Parman Campos

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Kristi Parman Campos is a candidate for Blaine County Clerk. She has lived here since she was six, attending school at Greenfield first, then at Watonga from grades 5-12, graduating in 1988.

A Bubble Off Plumb

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Let’s face it. 2020 has been less than great, at least so far. We as adults are learning to change and cope with the crises as they come. Maybe, though, we need to take a closer look at what the events are doing to the minds of our children.

Gas Prices Continue to Rise acrosss Oklahoma

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Oklahoma gas prices have risen 5.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.70/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,294 stations. Gas prices in Oklahoma are 28.5 cents per gallon higher than a month ago and stand 78.1 cents per gallon lower than a year ago.

Walker Will Face Winner of Primary

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Tracy Walker is a candidate for Blaine County clerk. As an Independent she will be on the November general election ballot to face the winner of the June 30 primary between two Republican candidates.

Covid-19 Updates

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The executive order that allowed release of detailed information about Covid-19 cases across the state expired May 31. At that time, the Oklahoma State Department of Health quit posting case numbers by city and for counties with less than 20,000 inhabitants.

Tips to Help Cut Home Cooling Costs this Summer

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When it comes to reducing home cooling costs during the summer, some people think adjusting the thermostat is all they can do. Fortunately, there are several things that can help put a dent in the cost of keeping a home cool, said Gina Peek, Oklahoma State University Extension housing and consumer specialist.