AUSTIN — Flooding from Harvey may have focused attention on water quality, but experts say that some Texans were drinking contaminants long before the tropical storm hit treatment plants.

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Rainfall that occurred over the weekend had levels and flows in the Illinois River on the rise Monday morning at the Watts, Chewey and Tahlequah Gage Sites, according to a release from the Grand River Dam Authority Scenic Rivers Operation.

The Federal Communication Commission’s 400-page Open Internet Order was adopted on Feb. 26, 2015, and released on March 12, 2015.

The Federal Communications Commission Open Internet Order was adopted Feb. 26, 2015, and released March 12, 2015.

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City officials on Feb. 17 upheld the ban of a canine accused of being aggressive toward others in Tahlequah. A neighbor shot this video of the dog allegedly being aggressive, charging at the person, and barking. NOTE: This video will be turned horizontally on some devices. It should also be …

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City officials on Feb. 17 upheld the ban of a canine accused of being aggressive toward others in Tahlequah. A neighbor shot this video of the dog allegedly being aggressive, charging at the person and barking. NOTE: this video will be turned horizontally on some devices. Also note the video…

Here's a downloadable PDF file containing incomplete, unofficial results of the Feb. 10, 2015, Tahlequah municipal and area school board elections. Results are "incomplete" because they do not count any provisional ballots that might have been turned in.

The complete report submitted by Gary Jones, Oklahoma's auditor and inspector, into a city of Tahlequah investigation involving the mayor's office, street department, and other offices.

Oklahoma's State Auditor and Inspector believes nearly $440,000 was misappropriated between 2009 and 2014 from the Tahlequah Area Chamber of Commerce bank account. Many other expenses were given the "benefit of the doubt."

Though there has been a spate of business closings in Tahlequah in recent months, the cause does not appear to be due to the business climate. 

Change orders to add funding for construction of the new police department and jail were approved during regular meetings of the Tahlequah City Council.

The Cherokee Nation’s Independent Press Act, borne of the constitutional crisis of 1997, was first passed in 2000.

The Tahlequah Daily Press runs candidate announcements during the lead up to an election.

Oklahoma offers an array of more than 400 tax breaks. Many offer relief to many taxpayers.

This Week's Circulars

Obituaries

TAHLEQUAH [mdash] age 64. Floral Designer. Died November 10th. Mass of Christian Burial November 14th at 11:00am at St. Brigid Church. Burial at Tahlequah City Cemetery. Visitation November 13th from 12:00pm until 6:00pm, Rosary at 7:00pm at Reed-Culver.

TAHLEQUAH [mdash] Bobby Gene Ward, 77, died November 12, 2019 in Tahlequah, OK. A memorial service will be held at 10 am Friday November 15, 2019 at the Hart Funeral Home in Tahlequah.

TAHLEQUAH [mdash] age 40. Food Service Worker. Died Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 in Tahlequah, OK. Funeral services Friday, November 15th, 2019 at 2:00pm at Reed-Culver Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Ross Cemetery in Park Hill, OK.

TAHLEQUAH [mdash] age 92. Homemaker. Died Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 in Tahlequah, OK. Funeral services Monday, November 11th, 2019 at 2:00pm at Reed-Culver Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Tahlequah City Cemetery.