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McAlester, Oklahoma is located in Pittsburg County. Zip codes in McAlester, OK include 74502, and 74501. The median home price in McAlester is $119,500. More McAlester information.

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5 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

Pittsburg County Sheriff Preaches Safety After 12 Year Old Killed By B.B.Gun

The tragic death of a 12-year-old boy is prompting safety reminders about the dangers of B.B. and pellet guns.

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Cristiano Ronaldo Ice Bucket Challenge (Funny Version) #IceBucketChallenge

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KAUZ

Judge declares mistrial in embezzlement case

A judge has declared a mistrial after jurors deadlocked in the trial for a former Pittsburg County Court drug court coordinator accused of embezzling money.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

KTUL-TV Tulsa

Drought Conditions Are Improving

The latest update on our current drought conditions is out, and since the last report from the U.S. Drought Monitor we've seen an improvement across parts of eastern Oklahoma.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

NewsOK.com

McAlester man sentenced for secretly videotaping women in office restroom

Kenneth Elkins, 56, also was ordered to pay a $10,000 fine per count and $393 in restitution and is required to register as a sex offender for three counts of video voyeurism.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

News9 Oklahoma City

Trial begins for former drug court coordinator

A trial has started for a former Pittsburg County drug court coordinator accused of embezzling money and trying to cover it up by destroying records.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

NewsOK.com

Drought situation continues to improve in Oklahoma

Although the situation across the state continued to improve this week, some areas in southwestern Oklahoma still are in deep drought conditions, according to a U.S. Drought Monitor report released Thursday.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Vyve Broadband Completes 'Tuck-In' Acquisitions in Oklahoma

Vyve Broadband recently completed the acquisition of certain assets of Reach Broadband and all the assets of Lakeview Cable, whose systems complement the Company's existing footprint in Oklahoma.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Wrong-Way Driver Dies In Fiery Crash With Semi Near Stringtown, OHP Says

A head-on collision in Atoka County claimed the life of a wrong-way driver early Friday morning, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol says.

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KTUL-TV Tulsa

Drying Out and Warming Up

After 1-4" of rain across the area we will have the chance to dry out today and into the weekend.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

KTUL-TV Tulsa

Rainfall Totals Were Impressive

Most of Eastern Oklahoma received a good soaking rainfall with most areas about a half inch and McAlester coming in with a record 5" rainfall total.

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Tri-cityherald.com

The nation's weather

An area of low pressure continued to inch across the southern Plains on Thursday, while a separate low pressure system lingered over the Southeast.

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KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Rain continues; Threat for flooding tapers off by this afternoon

Some locations in southeast Oklahoma have seen 3 to 5" of rain Wednesday, with some reports of street flooding in McAlester.

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KTUL-TV Tulsa

Officials Warn Flooding Possible in Areas of Pittsburg County

Officials in Pittsburg County are monitoring areas that have seen several inches of rainfall after a flood warning was issued Thursday.

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KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Thursday morning weather forecast

BIG ISSUE IN OKLAHOMA. MAKES SENSE, SAVES ON FUEL ECONOMY. ROADS WILL BE WET AS YOU ARE TRAVELING THROUGH THE AREA.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Poteau Daily News & Sun

Heavy rains, flash floods forecast for county

According to the National Weather Service, showers with embedded isolated thunderstorms will continue to spread eastward into eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas today and continue into at least Thursday morning, with locally heavy rain and isolated flash flooding possible.

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

Pittsburg Co. Officials Put Sunday Liquor Sales On Nov. Ballot

Residents in Pittsburg County will be able to vote this November on whether liquor can now be sold by the drink on Sundays.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

KRMG-AM Tulsa

Oklahoma county to conduct emergency exercise

The McAlester News-Capital reports the McAlester Police Department and the Pittsburg County Sheriff's Office will participate Saturday in a large scale exercise conducted by the Office of Emergency Management.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Duncan Banner

Prisons expand their reach to train new officers

McAlester - Joshua Drake once was offered the chance to be a corrections officer but turned it down because he didn't want to leave his wife and aging parents for six weeks to train hundreds of miles away in El Reno.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

AccuWeather.com

Severe Storms to Return to OKC, Dallas, Little Rock

Severe thunderstorms are set to return to the corridor from Little Rock to Oklahoma City to Dallas to close out Wednesday.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

First Alert Forecast for Tuesday night

ACRE AND 82 IN EDMOND AND WESTERN OKLAHOMA TEMPERATURES CLIMBED IN TO 80. AND WOODWARD AND LOW TEMPERATURES AND NOTHING OUT OF THE ORDINARY DOWN TO 73. ENID.

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