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FORT SILL, OK — The Comanche Nation will have its annual general council meeting at 1 p.m. Oct. 3, at the Fort Sill Polo Field on post. You may begin arriving at 11 a.m. and the meeting will begin after a quorum of 150 tribal members of voting age arrive.

Q. We’re still hearing about hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for the coronavirus. Most medical authorities have concluded it is neither safe nor effective as a treatment for the virus.

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s chances of winning a second term will depend on two critical issues: defeating the coronavirus and putting millions of jobless Americans back to work.

The nation is five months and more than 128,000 lives into its worst disease outbreak in a century and, short of a vaccine or cure, only a few effective tools remain for staving off new coronavirus infections.

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LAWTON, OK — Doing a job that is demanding on both the mind and body, police officers cherish every minute they can just relax. A group of women at Immanuel Baptist Church offered them that chance while restaurants were closed during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Officers with the Lawton Police Department gathered at least once a week for meals at Immanuel Baptist Church over the past 8 weeks.

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LAWTON, OK — While the coronavirus has meant normal retirement parties have gone by the wayside, employees from the Lawton Fort Sill Veterans Center made sure one of the organization's original employees got a proper send-off anyway.

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LAWTON, OK — Southwestern Medical Center still has enough protective gear for its employees, but is seeking the help of the public to make sure the hospital avoids the shortages other facilities have encountered.

LAWTON, OK — Thanks to a bill recently passing through Senate and the House, the prospect of getting alcohol delivered long-term is becoming more promising. However, not all local vendors are sure post-virus delivery is what they need.

LAWTON, OK — Local non-profits and government entities have the chance to apply for funding that was made available to the county by FEMA and the Department of Homeland Security.

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GERONIMO, OK — The seniors of Geronimo High School did not get a traditional commencement, but got a unique type of graduation present, given to them by the entire town.

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LAWTON, OK — The MacArthur High School graduating class of 2020 might not get to physically walk across a stage, but teachers and administrators made sure they will look the part later this month.

CACHE, OK — Ralph Fawaz was finally beginning to get the recognition and opportunities he believed he was going to get this past fall. But the COVID-19 pandemic threatened to throw another wrench into what had already been a stressful recruiting process for the Cache kicker/punter.

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LAWTON, OK — Gyms and fitness centers can reopen today, and local owners are making sure every step is taken to ensure the well-being of their customers.

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