After three decades, countless political fights and death-defying financial feats, what was originally called the Native American Cultural Center and Museum is opening on practically the same spot chosen in 1991 by a 29-tribe association called the Oklahoma Institute of Indian Heritage.
New Perspective, an Oklahoma-based store featuring zero-waste and environmentally responsible products, has located to the Mother Road Market in Tulsa.
Oklahoma 66 between the Interstate 44 junction just west of Tulsa and the Creek Turnpike interchange will have various lane closures as part o…
While Tulsa is pouring millions of dollars into developing 11th Street as a major hub for Route 66 tourism, Sapulpa wants part of the action.
The OTA has purchased additional vehicles to crack down on distracted driving, aggressive driving and speeding. In addition, the agency hopes to add additional troopers to the turnpikes.
"This plan strikes me as patently ridiculous," said Tulsa resident Paul Thomas.
The Oklahoma Department of Transportation is proposing a new Diverging Diamond Interchange — or DDI — at the intersection of Memorial Drive/U.…
"Tulsa, and particularly tourists to Tulsa, will forever be plagued with tolls and the advantage goes to Oklahoma City," said Grove resident David Sloan.
Tegan Donovan Rawlins, 22, of Eagle Mountain, Utah, was driving a 2019 Chevrolet 4500 box van east on the turnpike when the crash occurred about 3:30 p.m.
The cashless rates on average will be 75% higher than what cash customers had paid, an official said
Both occupants of the pickup truck were ejected. Neither were wearing seatbelts, troopers said.
The Drive Oklahoma mobile travel app and its companion website now offer motorists an upgraded travel experience with the addition of several …
A North Carolina man died on the Turner Turnpike after stopping his semi-tractor trailer to check his load and the load fell on him, the Oklah…
There have been at least 30 vehicle crashes in the area since early March, said state Department of Public Safety spokeswoman Sarah Stewart.
The city got a system of expressways after all, but construction started two decades later and the highways followed different paths.
The new no-cash system of toll collections is safer, more fuel-efficient, less polluting and more convenient, the editorial says.
"They're moving toward all electronic tolling within the next five years," Rep. Daniel Pae, R-Lawton, told the House Transportation Committee.
The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority this week approved a contract with Sherwood Construction Co., Inc. of Tulsa to fund a project to improve a four-mile stretch of the highway.
Aerial view of the Turner turnpike near the Tulsa entrance
A Tahlequah man is hospitalized in critical condition after the auto he was riding in was involved in a crash on the Muskogee Turnpike.
State Secretary of Transportation Timothy Gatz urged caution in considering any such proposal, saying Oklahoma would be sacrificing some long-term benefits for short term gain.
Troopers reportedly responded to the crash about 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the County Road 440 overpass in the turnpike's westbound lanes near Locust Grove.