Muskogee Water Treatment Plant Still Operational Despite Flooding

Muskogee Water Treatment Plant Still Operational Despite Flooding

As people across Oklahoma watch the flood waters around their communities many are trying to figure out when the water will subside.

Two Black Hawk Helicopters At Camp Gruber Waiting To Begin Braggs Evacuations

Two Black Hawk Helicopters At Camp Gruber Waiting To Begin Braggs Evacuations

Muskogee County Commissioner Ken Doke says that two black hawk helicopters are on the ground at Camp Gruber waiting to start air evacuations for people living in Braggs. Braggs has been cut-off for the last day or so. Doke says this is a one-time opportun

Sand Springs Officials Release Levee Evacuation Contingency Plan

Sand Springs Officials Release Levee Evacuation Contingency Plan

Officials want to be clear, this is only a precautionary measure, and no breach has been detected at this time, but they are taking no chances. This plan is being released out an abundance of caution. Below is the plan, as outlined by Sand Springs Police-

Warm And Muggy Saturday, But Storm Chances Continue

Warm And Muggy Saturday, But Storm Chances Continue

More warm and humid weather is in the cards for Green Country to start the holiday weekend, but storm chances aren’t done for our very water-logged area.

Law Enforcement Stressing Caution For Memorial Day Weekend

Law Enforcement Stressing Caution For Memorial Day Weekend

Even though it's Memorial Day Weekend state agencies are warning people about being out on flooded lakes and rivers.

River Spirit Casino To Be Closed Until Further Notice Due To Flooding

River Spirit Casino To Be Closed Until Further Notice Due To Flooding

Ahead of what should have been a very busy weekend, the River Spirit Casino will be closed at least one week due to flood damages. Two concerts and a large event scheduled for tonight have already been canceled. The 483 room hotel now surrounded by water,

City Of Nowata Forced To Shut Down Water Plant Due To Flooding

City Of Nowata Forced To Shut Down Water Plant Due To Flooding

According to the Mayor, The electrical panel is currently submerged and that is why they had to shut down the water plant. There is no word on when the plant will be operational again. 

Muskogee Officials Warning Residents To Evacuate

Muskogee Officials Warning Residents To Evacuate

People all across Oklahoma are continuing to watch the flood waters rise and some are wondering if they will have a home to come back to.

City Of Tulsa Handing Out Free Sandbags

City Of Tulsa Handing Out Free Sandbags

Dozens of City workers are filling bags around the clock at Oral Roberts University's Mabee Center parking lot.

Gov. Stitt Declares State Of Emergency For All 77 Counties

Gov. Stitt Declares State Of Emergency For All 77 Counties

Gov. Kevin Stitt has added the rest of Oklahoma to the State of Emergency issued on May 1 and amended on May 8.

Concerns Afloat For USS Batfish In Muskogee Floods

Concerns Afloat For USS Batfish In Muskogee Floods

There’s been a lot of concern about the USS Batfish in Muskogee after reports it drifted a little ways overnight. The director of exhibit says the Batfish has safety walls around it, but when one of its steel cables snapped, they worried it might go

Flood Waters Threatening Closure Of Highway 169 Between Talala And Nowata

Flood Waters Threatening Closure Of Highway 169 Between Talala And Nowata

People in both cities are seeing high water, that is affecting travel in both directions. Oklahoma Department of Transportation directed traffic north and southbound today, allowing people to pass through the partially flooded street.

Flooding Evacuees Taking Shelter In Church East Of Downtown

Flooding Evacuees Taking Shelter In Church East Of Downtown

Tulsans who had to evacuated their flooding homes are now taking shelter just east of downtown at Crosstown Church of Christ. Right now there are about 40 people utilizing the shelter and the Red Cross says there is room for more if you’re in need.

Ft. Gibson National Cemetery Memorial Day Ceremony Canceled Due To Flooding

Ft. Gibson National Cemetery Memorial Day Ceremony Canceled Due To Flooding

Mike Grogan Explains How Recent Floods Compare To Those Of 1986

Mike Grogan Explains How Recent Floods Compare To Those Of 1986

Every flood is unique and meets our community at unique point in its development. Many are comparing this flood to the one in 1986 however, our river flow is slightly different and new development has changed the way water flows into our watershed. Our fl

Man Wounds Personal Trainer At Tulsa Business

Man Wounds Personal Trainer At Tulsa Business

Tulsa Police are investigating the report of a shooting at a gym in the 1400 block of South Boston.

Endangered Muskogee County Residents Urged To Evacuate 'Catastrophic Flooding'

Endangered Muskogee County Residents Urged To Evacuate 'Catastrophic Flooding'

The Corps of Engineers said they are shifting their focus from Keystone to Muskogee which is expected to see further flooding.

Crews Scramble To Rebuild Levee In West Tulsa

Crews Scramble To Rebuild Levee In West Tulsa

A leaking levee put parts of Tulsa's west side in danger Thursday night. Crews worked throughout the night to build a new levee near West 36th Street and South Elwood.

Oklahoma Lake Levels

Oklahoma Lake Levels

Several Oklahoma creeks, lakes and rivers are still rain swollen and in danger of going over their banks. Below is a list of several local waterways with possible flood dangers:

Recent Rains Making Large Impact On Arkansas River Basin

Recent Rains Making Large Impact On Arkansas River Basin

Of course all of the excessive rain we've had in Tulsa and northeast Oklahoma has been a huge catalyst for our ongoing flooding along the Arkansas River, but it goes beyond simply what's falling in our immediate area. The Arkansas River basin stretches al

Help Your Neighbor

Help Your Neighbor

Oklahoma’s Own News On 6 and our community partners, the American Red Cross, the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma and Emergency Infant Services, have set up several ways for you to help flood victims.

Law Enforcement Urges Caution On Lakes For Memorial Day

Law Enforcement Urges Caution On Lakes For Memorial Day

The flooding in Oklahoma lakes won’t stop everyone from enjoying their Memorial Day weekend. The big message from law enforcement - watch the water. The shorelines are different and there could be hidden debris just below the surface. Ron Howell, Ke

Tornado Watch In Effect For Parts Of Northeast Oklahoma

Tornado Watch In Effect For Parts Of Northeast Oklahoma

Oklahoma weather just won’t give us a break! The risk of flooding and severe storms continues to start the Memorial Day weekend.

UPDATE: OG&E To Restore Power To Fort Gibson And Okay

UPDATE: OG&E To Restore Power To Fort Gibson And Okay

Highway 62 from Fort Gibson to Muskogee is completely shut down, and homes and businesses along the way are flooded.

ODOC Looks For Man Who Violated Parole In 2010

ODOC Looks For Man Who Violated Parole In 2010

The Oklahoma Department of Corrections is looking for a man accused of violating his parole in 2010.