Rain and cooler temperatures are in store for the area beginning Friday.
The overlay project for Sixth Street downtown was scheduled to start on Wednesday. However, the work has now been delayed by the contractor, according to the City of Okmulgee.
Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter sent a letter Wednesday to federal, state and Native American tribal leaders suggesting a path forward to allow for compacting on criminal matters, which would require federal legislation.
A woman sought on an arrest warrant is now behind bars.
The Okmulgee City Council voted Tuesday to remove three positions from the Okmulgee Fire Department, which will lead to an increase in pay for firefighters.