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EPA pledges $16M per year for Tar Creek cleanup

The Environmental Protection Agency has pledged more than $16 million annually for the continued cleanup of mine waste at the heavily polluted Tar Creek Superfund Site in northeastern Oklahoma. The draft plan outlines goals for federal, state and tribal cooperation over five years. 

Homicide investigation in Ottawa County

The Ottawa County Sheriff's Office is investigating a body found in the southern part of the county. According to Sheriff Jeremy Floyd the body is a man who authorities believe is in his 20's.  Sheriff Floyd says the male victim appeared to be dumped at 3rd and Main in Cardin, Oklahoma.