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Coronavirus Updates

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How are experts tracking variants of the coronavirus? How are experts tracking variants of the coronavirus? Scientists are scanning virus samples taken from infected people to look for mutations, through a process called genome sequencing. It’s the same method researchers have been using for years to study bacteria, plants, animals and humans.

Delegation Thanks Okla. National Guard for U.S. Capitol Service

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OKLAHOMA- Led by Congresswoman Stephanie Bice (OK-05), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, Senator Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee; Senator James Lankford (R- Okla.); Representative Frank Lucas (OK-03); Representative Tom Cole (OK-04); Representative Markwayne Mullin (OK- 02); and Representative Kevin Hern (OK-01) wrote a letter to the Oklahoma National Guard this week, thanking them for their exemplary service at the U.S. Capitol last month.

Hofmeister Remarks on New CDC Guidance for Schools to Safely Reopen

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OKLAHOMA – State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister made the following remarks after today’s report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which builds upon previous evidence that PreK-12 schools can safely open with proper precautions to reduce spread of COVID-19. The full report is available at cdc.gov.

Oklahomans with Comorbidities, Teachers and Staff Eligible for Vaccine

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OKLAHOMA – Governor Kevin Stitt, alongside State Commissioner of Health Dr. Lance Frye, Deputy Commissioner Keith Reed and Secretary of Education Ryan Walters, announced in a press conference today that starting the week of Feb. 22, the COVID-19 vaccine will be available to the next priority groups in Phase 2 of the state’s vaccine distribution plan: Oklahomans under 65 with comorbidities and teachers and staff in Pre-K-12 schools and educational settings.

Hinton Senior News

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BRRR !!! After seeing the Sun on Saturday, waking up to the Artic weather on Sunday was a shock even though it had been forecasted time and time again. We had the blowing snow and my son who lives in New Braunfels, Texas had gotten Ice. There's not much else to do but stay inside and keep warm.

Caddo County Courthouse News

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Hinton Trio Ready to Take on State

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HINTON — Three Hinton High School girls escaped a heated Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association West Regional in Norman last week and head to the state tournament Feb. 25.

Local Hinton News in Brief

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Get in the spirit for National FFA week National FFA week is Feb. 22-26, and Hinton High School will celebrate it with a variety of fun days where students can show their spirit.