Patt Curtin Watonga Republican
Oklahoma State Election Board Secretary Paul Ziriax issued a voter alert today, warning voters about a text message that was received by a voter last Friday, that falsely claimed the voter’s polling place had changed. The complaint has been referred by election officials to law enforcement.
Brett Wesner, president of Wesner Publications in Cordell, Oklahoma, and is publisher of the Watonga Republican newspaper, was elected chair of the National Newspaper Association during the association’s 134th annual meeting. He had been treasurer.
As of Oct.206, there were 109,548 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 virus in the state, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health. 14,659 of those are active. There were 18 deaths reported in the last 24 hours. This current death toll stands at 1,191.