COVID-19 cases rise statewide, 15 deaths reported Saturday

COVID-019 cases continued an increase Saturday with the death toll reaching 15 people, the Oklahoma State Department of Health reported. The number of cases in...

Yukon in ‘war’ with COVID-19

By Conrad Dudderar Senior Staff Writer Yukon residents must understand they are in a war with an infectious disease. And they are on the front lines...

Number of Canadian County COVID-19 cases increases Friday

The number of COVID-19 cases in Canadian County rose to 11 Friday, the Oklahoma State Department of Health reported. The statewide total rose to 322....

Severe thunderstorm warning issued in Canadian County Friday

Canadian County is under a severe thunderstorm warning Friday, the National Weather Service reports. The warning until 1:30 p.m. is for eastern Canadian, southeastern Kingfisher,...

Yukon churches use innovation to connect

By Conrad Dudderar Senior Staff Writer With restrictions now mandated on how many people may congregate due to the coronavirus, Yukon churches are using the latest...

YPS ‘Rookie Teacher of the Year’ embraces new career

By Conrad Dudderar Senior Staff Writer Ever since she was in high school, Kim Grant has wanted to teach children. She hoped to follow her parents’ lead...

More cases of COVID-19 in Canadian County reported Thursday

There are six cases of COVID-19 in Canadian County Thursday, and three of those are people being treated at Integris Canadian Valley Hospital, officials...

Pets and People offers ‘curbside’ adoptions

By Conrad Dudderar Senior Staff Writer In the effort to reduce the animal population at its shelter while maintaining necessary social distancing due to coronavirus concerns,...

Seniors to stay home, nursing home visits prohibited in Yukon

Senior adults over age 65 and over must stay home unless running essential errands, and nursing home visits are prohibited in Yukon as the...

COVID-19 patients confirmed at Integris Canadian Valley Hospital

By Conrad Dudderar Senior Staff Writer Several COVID-19 cases has been confirmed at the Yukon hospital. Patients who have tested positive have been isolated in a contained...