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    Monday, April 14 - Sunday, April 20

    April 14, 2014

  • Financial kits available free at Hulbert Community Library

    April is National Financial Capability Month and to celebrate, the Oklahoma JumpStart Coalition is observing JumpStart Your Money Week, April 20-26.
    Helping to promote financial education statewide, the Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants is offering free Financial Fitness Kits through libraries, including the Hulbert Community Library, and online at www.KnowWhatCounts.org.

    April 14, 2014

  • Leadership Tahlequah 17 hosts Duck Race

    Leadership Tahlequah Class 17 will host the annual Duck Race on Saturday, April 26, during the Red Fern Festival.
    The Duck Race will begin at 3 p.m. and winners will be announced at 5 p.m. Participants do not have to be present to win and will have 10 business days to claim their prizes.

    April 12, 2014

  • Hulbert FFA sets two fundraisers

    Proceeds benefit the Hulbert FFA program and its members.

    April 11, 2014

  • Rock, mineral club meeting set

    The Tahlequah Rock and Mineral Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, at the Tahlequah Municipal Armory, Water Street and Delaware.

    April 11, 2014

  • Swimmer Cemetery fundraiser set

    A fundraiser dinner for Swimmer Cemetery will be held Saturday, April 12, at Lost City Community Building.

    April 11, 2014

  • slutwalk.jpg Third annual SlutWalk slated

    Northeastern State University’s AAUW student organization, in partnership with Northeastern Student Government Association, will host the third annual SlutWalk NSU on Wednesday, April 16, at the NSU Tahlequah Campus.

    April 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Last chance to see ‘Nunsense: The Mega-Musical’ is this weekend

    Tahlequah Community Playhouse Inc. will present its last offering of the 40th season, Dan Groggin’s comedic musical, “Nunsense: The Mega-Musical,” this weekend.
    The musical is directed by Ron Goossen and Bryn Smith, with music directed by Shawn Arthur.
    The show runs Friday through Sunday, April 11-13. All performances are held at the Armory Municipal Center Auditorium, 100 N. Water Ave.

    April 10, 2014

  • CCSO plans Easter egg hunt

    The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office Easter egg hunt will be Saturday, April 19, beginning at 9 a.m. at the Murrell Home park, rain or shine.

    April 10, 2014

  • Civil War Military Road to be discussed

    Dave Fowler, site director of the Murrell Home, will give a presentation Thursday, April 10, at 7 p.m. at the Murrell Home.

    April 9, 2014


What to you think of a state Legislature proposal to forbid cities from raising the minimum wage? Choose the closest to your opinion.

The federal government should set the minimum wage across the board.
States should be allowed to raise their minimum wages, but not cities.
Both states and cities should be allowed to raise their minimum wages.
Cities should be allowed to raise their mimum wages, but not states.
There should be no minimum wage at all.
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