20, Aug 2014 - P.M. UPDATE: Oklahoma court affirms life sentence in death
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has upheld the life sentence of a 23-year-old man convicted of first-degree murder in the 2011 shooting death of a Muskogee man.
18, Aug 2014 - Muskogee, OK Okla. AG says health care ruling bolsters case
Oklahoma's attorney general says a decision by a federal appeals court in Washington, D.C., against a provision of the federal health care law bolsters the state's lawsuit that challenges a similar provision of the Affordable Care Act.
18, Aug 2014 - Muskogee, OK Legal options exhausted, OG&E seeks approval for environmental compliance plan
OKLAHOMA CITY, Aug, 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After unsuccessfully challenging the EPA all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court and exhausting its legal options, Oklahoma Gas & Electric today filed an application with the Oklahoma Corporation Commission seeking approval of a plan to be in compliance with federal environmental mandates and to modernize the company's Mustang Power Plant. OG&E's ...
04, Apr 2014 - Muskogee, OK Garvin County miscreant leads troopers on local chase
Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers on Wednesday evening were able to stop a man who led three agencies on a high-speed pursuit across Cherokee County. Joshua Matthew Torres, 24, is jailed for possession of a stolen vehicle, attempting to elude, and feloniously running a roadblock.
01, Apr 2014 - Hearing delayed in robbery case
A competency hearing scheduled Tuesday for a Muskogee man charged with robbery has been rescheduled, said Assistant District Attorney Tim King. The state is waiting for Joel Phillip Banks, 28, to receive treatment through Oklahoma Forensic Center before continuing to prosecute him, King said.