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State Highway 4 being widened in three phases

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer With the first phase of State Highway 4 construction done, Yukon city and staff officials prepare for phase two. And phase three...

Yukon’s new interchange … it’s getting close

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer Yukon’s long-awaited Interstate 40 interchange at mile marker 135 is nearing completion. A ribbon cutting and dedication are being planned as the...

Canadian County health leaders battle vaccine hesitancy

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer Some 49.6% of eligible Canadian County residents - including 77.3% of people 65 and over - have been fully vaccinated against...

Bringing business back home

A Yukon High School graduate who played football on former Coach Mike Little's first Millers team, is returning to his hometown to open a...

COVID-19 suspends Yukon band camp

By Traci Chapman Contributing Writer Yukon High School’s Pride of Yukon marching band camp came to an abrupt – but temporary – halt late Thursday, as...

Yukon’s New Teacher Luncheon back Aug. 4

Two back-to-school traditions return soon to Yukon. Yukon’s New Teacher Luncheon and The Breakfast are back after a COVID-19 break in 2020. The first day...

Man charged in Yukon child rape case

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer A Cushing man faces up to 35 years in prison for allegedly raping and sexually assaulting a minor in Yukon. Carlos Gabriel...

Yukon ‘Nutcracker’ back in 2021

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer After COVID-19 nixed the Nutcracker in 2020, Yukon’s popular yuletide ballet will be back this fall – in grand fashion. Central Oklahoma...

Yukon due $4.5M federal stimulus ‘gift’

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer Yukon is due to receive about $4.5 million in federal stimulus funds – which one elected city official calls a “gift”. The...

Canadian County adopts new hazard mitigation plan

By Conrad Dudderar Staff Writer EL RENO - Canadian County’s hazard mitigation plan - designed to reduce loss of life and property before a disaster occurred...