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  •  Plastic Waste: Are We Stuck With It Forever?  Getting rid of plastic across the board is unrealistic, but learning how to use less — and recycle the rest — may be our best hope. Credit: Thomas Haeusler, FlickrCC.

    Plastic Waste: Are We Stuck…

    By Doug Moss and Roddy Scheer

    Dear EarthTalk: Considering all the well-publicized problems with plastic in our…

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  • Donna’s Potato Soup

    Adjust all ingredients to your own taste.

    6-7 small russet potatoes, diced5-7 pieces bacon1 medium onion, chopped1/2 c…

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  • Christmas Dinner at the…

    Come to Ron’s Lumberjack Café and enjoy Christmas dinner

    On Dec 11, 2018 from 11 am until 2pm come to Ron’s…

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  • earthtalk

    Dear EarthTalk: How can I…

    EarthTalk®From the Editors of E - The Environmental Magazine

    Dear EarthTalk: How can I minimize energy and…

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  • Decorating Wisely: HOME FOR…

    By Glenda Wise

    We are in the homestretch for Gracie being home for the holidays. I am literally counting down the…

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  • For the Children: Hard at…

    By Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman

    The holidays are usually a busy time at the Oklahoma…

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  • Sensitive Santa Is Coming To…

    The Pervasive Parenting Center will present Sensitive Santa throughout eastern Oklahoma.

    This is an opportunity…

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  • OSDH Provides Tips for Winter…

    Press release

    The upcoming holiday season means Oklahomans may often be traveling during potentially dangerous winter…

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  • Old Fashioned Goulash

    http://myincrediblerecipes.com/old-fashioned-goulash/

    Ingredients2 lbs ground beef or turkey

    3 tsp minced garlic

    1…

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  • For the Children: ‘Tis the…

    By Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman

    With Thanksgiving behind us, ‘tis the season for holiday…

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  • Decorating Wisely: Take a…

    By Glenda Wise

    The other day when Donnie and I were leaving Mass, I mentioned to him that I would love to have some…

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  • Take Flu Precautions Before…

    Press release

    As the number of influenza-related hospitalizations continues to increase, the Oklahoma State Department…

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  • OICA and DHS Launch OK Foster…

    Press release

    Annual Gift Drive Provides Presents to Thousands of Children in Foster Care

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The…

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  • For the Children: Children…

    By Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman

    Veterans Day is a wonderful and necessary holiday and a great…

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  • EOMC Week 5 winner

    Poteau, OKLAHOMA - Congratulations Vickie Miller, the Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center ‘s week 5 winner in their…

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Adjust all ingredients to your own taste. 6-7 small
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    Come to Ron’s Lumberjack Café and enjoy
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From Military Health System There is no consensus on a
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By Doug Moss and Roddy Scheer   Dear EarthTalk: Considering all the well-publicized problems with plastic in our oceans, do you think that plastic has any kind of future? —Lea Mauduit, via EarthTalk.org   As much as ...
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By Doug Moss and Roddy Scheer   Dear EarthTalk: Considering all the well-publicized problems with plastic in our oceans, do you think that ...
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Adjust all ingredients to your own taste. 6-7 small russet potatoes, diced5-7 pieces bacon1 medium onion, chopped1/2 c all-purpose flour32 oz chicken broth (4 cups)2 cups milk2 t garlic powder2 T fajita seasoning1 t chipotle chili pepper powder1 ...
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Adjust all ingredients to your own taste. 6-7 small russet potatoes, diced5-7 pieces bacon1 medium onion, chopped1/2 c all-purpose flour32 oz ...
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    Come to Ron’s Lumberjack Café and enjoy Christmas dinner On Dec 11, 2018 from 11 am until 2pm come to Ron’s Lumberjack Café and enjoy a great Christmas Dinner. Turkey, Dressing, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Green Beans, ...
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    Come to Ron’s Lumberjack Café and enjoy Christmas dinner On Dec 11, 2018 from 11 am until 2pm come to Ron’s Lumberjack Café ...
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EarthTalk®From the Editors of E - The Environmental Magazine     Dear EarthTalk: How can I minimize energy and packaging waste this holiday season?-- Marianne, via e-mail       If you’re dreaming of a ...
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EarthTalk®From the Editors of E - The Environmental Magazine     Dear EarthTalk: How can I minimize energy and packaging waste ...
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 07 December 2018
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By Glenda Wise      We are in the homestretch for Gracie being home for the holidays. I am literally counting down the days and the hours before she gets home. Once she gets here, we have more things planned to do before ...
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By Glenda Wise      We are in the homestretch for Gracie being home for the holidays. I am literally counting down the days ...
07 December 2018
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By Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman   The holidays are usually a busy time at the Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy (OICA), and this year is no exception. We are working hard to make the OK Foster Wishes holiday ...
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By Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman   The holidays are usually a busy time at the Oklahoma Institute for Child ...
04 December 2018
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    The Pervasive Parenting Center will present Sensitive Santa throughout eastern Oklahoma.   This is an opportunity for anyone with sensory issues or disabilities to meet Santa without standing in the long lines.   ...
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    The Pervasive Parenting Center will present Sensitive Santa throughout eastern Oklahoma.   This is an opportunity for ...
03 December 2018
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Press release   The upcoming holiday season means Oklahomans may often be traveling during potentially dangerous winter weather conditions.   The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) encourages the public to begin ...
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Press release   The upcoming holiday season means Oklahomans may often be traveling during potentially dangerous winter weather ...
03 December 2018
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  http://myincrediblerecipes.com/old-fashioned-goulash/   Ingredients2 lbs ground beef or turkey 3 tsp minced garlic 1 large Yellow onion, diced 2 1/2 cups water 1/2 cup beef broth 1/3 cup olive oil 2 (15-ounce) ...
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  http://myincrediblerecipes.com/old-fashioned-goulash/   Ingredients2 lbs ground beef or turkey 3 tsp minced garlic 1 large ...
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By Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman   With Thanksgiving behind us, ‘tis the season for holiday decorations, non-stop Christmas music on the radio, and a lot of hard work for the public employees, OICA staff and ...
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By Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman   With Thanksgiving behind us, ‘tis the season for holiday decorations, non-stop ...
27 November 2018
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By Glenda Wise   The other day when Donnie and I were leaving Mass, I mentioned to him that I would love to have some candleholders similar to the ones in the back of the church. They are a beautiful red glass topped with a pewter cross ...
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By Glenda Wise   The other day when Donnie and I were leaving Mass, I mentioned to him that I would love to have some candleholders ...
16 November 2018
 15 November 2018
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Press release As the number of influenza-related hospitalizations continues to increase, the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) reminds Oklahomans to get a flu shot before upcoming holiday gatherings to prevent spread of the illness. ...
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Press release As the number of influenza-related hospitalizations continues to increase, the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) reminds ...
15 November 2018
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Press release   Annual Gift Drive Provides Presents to Thousands of Children in Foster Care   OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy (OICA) is partnering with the Oklahoma Department of Human Services (DHS) and ...
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Press release   Annual Gift Drive Provides Presents to Thousands of Children in Foster Care   OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma ...
15 November 2018
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By Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman   Veterans Day is a wonderful and necessary holiday and a great time to give thanks to those that serve our nation. However, as we move on from this day, it is important to keep the ...
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By Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman   Veterans Day is a wonderful and necessary holiday and a great time to give ...
11 November 2018
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      Poteau, OKLAHOMA - Congratulations Vickie Miller, the Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center ‘s week 5 winner in their mammo giveaway.   During the month of October EOMC held a Mammogram drawing for Breast Cancer ...
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      Poteau, OKLAHOMA - Congratulations Vickie Miller, the Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center ‘s week 5 winner in their mammo ...
05 November 2018
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Press release Oklahoma’s Preterm Birth Rate Rises to 11.1 Percent Oklahoma’s preterm birth rate in 2017 rose from 10.6 to 11.1 percent and the state remained at a “D” grade, according to the 2018 Premature Birth Report Card from March of ...
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Press release Oklahoma’s Preterm Birth Rate Rises to 11.1 Percent Oklahoma’s preterm birth rate in 2017 rose from 10.6 to 11.1 percent and the ...
03 November 2018
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By Glenda Wise   “It’s the holiday season so whoop-de-do and hickory dock…” By the time you are reading this, Thanksgiving is less than three weeks away! That means that all holiday festivities and planning are in full force right…now! ...
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By Glenda Wise   “It’s the holiday season so whoop-de-do and hickory dock…” By the time you are reading this, Thanksgiving is less than ...
03 November 2018
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By Congressman Markwayne Mullin Alzheimer's Disease runs through both sides of my family with my great-grandparents, my grandparents, and my uncles all facing Alzheimer’s during their lives. When you have a loved one suffering from dementia, it ...
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By Congressman Markwayne Mullin Alzheimer's Disease runs through both sides of my family with my great-grandparents, my grandparents, and my ...
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By Glenda Wise    Halloween is upon us and suddenly you need a few last minute tricks and treats or some last minute Halloween decorations. Here are a few of my favorite Halloween last minute favorites: TREATS Scarecrow Crunch ...
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By Glenda Wise    Halloween is upon us and suddenly you need a few last minute tricks and treats or some last minute Halloween ...
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    Poteau, OKLAHOMA - Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center in Poteau is pleased to announce this week winner of the Mammo basket. Congratulations to Retha Brown During the month of October come in and get a Mammogram and get ...
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    Poteau, OKLAHOMA - Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center in Poteau is pleased to announce this week winner of the Mammo basket. ...
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From Military Health System There is no consensus on a “perfect diet,” but the healthiest diets have one thing in common: plenty of vegetables daily. However, “I don’t like them,” “I don’t have enough time to prepare them,” and “I don’t know how ...
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From Military Health System There is no consensus on a “perfect diet,” but the healthiest diets have one thing in common: plenty of vegetables ...
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