STATE UPDATE: State officials update COVID alert map, six new deaths reported

None of the new deaths were reported in Southwest Oklahoma.

LIVE: Trump gives briefing from White House

On average, the United States is still seeing about 1,000 deaths a day from the virus, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. The country has had more than 5 million confirmed cases and more than 167,000 deaths over the course of the pandemic.
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  Biden calls for nationwide mask mandate

Joe Biden is calling for a nationwide protective mask mandate over the next three months.

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  Enlistment numbers soar amid COVID-19 pandemic

  BACK TO LEARNING: School districts prepared with or without school nurses

  Community comes together to pray before schools begin in Stephens County

  New Lawton non-profit hosting spaghetti dinner Friday

  Three soldiers enroll at Cameron University in first step towards becoming Army officers

Thursday, three active-duty military members took the first step towards becoming commissioned officers in the Army.
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  Lawmakers: Postal changes delay mail-order medicine for vets

Policy changes to slow delivery at the U.S. Postal Service are taking a toll on military veterans, who are reporting much longer wait times to receive mail-order prescription drugs, according to Democratic senators.

Oklahoma County judge fines Epic Charter Schools’ nonprofit

City of Lawton says Fall sports coordinated by the city have been canceled

  The Heat is On, but Cooler Weather Prevails Next Week

STATE UPDATE: SWOK county adds new death, state increases by 11

  EXCLUSIVE: Dr. Deborah Birx talks school reopening

  First Alert Forecast

  Thursday & Friday will be our hottest of the week

  Curtains open on LCT’s Lion King Jr. production Thursday

  • National

Tropical Storm Josephine weakens slightly in Atlantic Ocean

Josephine is just barely holding on to its tropical storm status as it moves over the Atlantic Ocean as the earliest “J-named” storm in a record-setting hurricane season.

SPORTS

City of Lawton says Fall sports coordinated by the city have been canceled

  Virtual Fill the Boot fundraiser underway

  BACK TO LEARNING: Concerns of students transferring to online school programs

  Senator Jim Inhofe talks agriculture, rural problems at Altus meeting

BACK TO LEARNING: Comanche Public Schools prepared to start Thursday

UPDATE: LPD releases identity of victim, suspect in Monday homicide