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  1. Kinder, gentler forms of capital punishment are still barbaricRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Republican legislators are pushing to make Oklahoma the first state in the nation to allow the use of nitrogen gas to execute death row inmates. Above, the death chamber at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester, Okla., in 2014.

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  2. Oklahoma scene: Wooldridge announced as OBU basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NewsOK.com

    ... with 1,886 points. Wooldridge also owns OBU's season and career records for made and attempted 3-pointers. The McAlester native will be the first coach for the Bison as an NCAA Division II basketball team. Oklahoma Baptist joins the Great American ...

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  3. United States v. EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | FindLaw

    ... jurisdiction under 28 U.S.C. A 1291, we affirm. On the afternoon of January 14, 2012, an anonymous female called McAlester, Oklahoma 911 and reported information to the dispatcher, Heather Howard. The call 1 proceeded as follows: Caller: Um. Yeah. ...

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  4. Severe Thunderstorm Warning issuedRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    ... e lowest floor of a building. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch over the county until 10 p.m. ranges over cities such as Mcalester, Ozark, Poteau, Sallisaw, Stigler, Stilwell and Wilburton.

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  5. Durant falls to rival McAlesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Durant Daily Democrat

    The Durant Lions suffered a 14-1 run-rule loss to thier rival McAlester Buffaloes at Lions Field on Monday afternoon. The Lions will seek to avenge their loss as they travel to McAlester today with a 5 p.m. start time.

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  6. Eastern Oklahoma Under Severe Thunderstorm WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... of Highway 69 may see a broken line of storms somewhere from near Grove to Muskogee and perhaps as far south as McAlester. "The more widespread threat of severe weather returns Wednesday afternoon. Our winds will quickly pivot back to the south in ...

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  7. Ag chief clashes with Legislature over budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Amarillo.com

    ... guilty to federal felony and misdemeanor charges in 2003. Roberts, a former Democratic state representative from McAlester, Okla., participated in a conspiracy to funnel more than $200,000 into his unsuccessful 1998 campaign for Congress, according ...

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  8. Sid Miller Clashes With Legislature Over BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... guilty to federal felony and misdemeanor charges in 2003. Roberts, a former Democratic state representative from McAlester, Okla., participated in a conspiracy to funnel more than $200,000 into his unsuccessful 1998 campaign for Congress, according ...

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  9. Sid Miller's Style Sparks Blowback at the CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... guilty to federal felony and misdemeanor charges in 2003. Roberts, a former Democratic state representative from McAlester, Okla., participated in a conspiracy to funnel more than $200,000 into his unsuccessful 1998 campaign for Congress, according ...

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  10. Pilot in deadly helicopter crash 'encountered lowering clouds'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... ng clouds and was trying to turn around before crashing. NTSB investigators report the crew was on the way back to McAlester after flying a teen critically injured in a car accident to Tulsa.

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  11. EagleMed Crash Investigation: Pilot Trying To Turn Back Before CrashingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... late Thursday near Eufaula. Tom Latson, an investigator with National Transportation Safety Board, tells the McAlester News-Capital the crew had just taken a patient to a Tulsa hospital and was flying back to McAlester Regional Airport. Latson says ...

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  12. Investigator: Pilot encountered lowering clouds before crashRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... late Thursday near Eufaula. Tom Latson, an investigator with National Transportation Safety Board, tells the McAlester News-Capital (http://bit.ly/1O16jw9 ) the crew was on the way back to McAlester Regional Airport after dropping off a teen ...

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  13. Workers Begin Removing McIntosh County Medical Helicopter WreckageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The NTSB says workers plan on removing the wreckage from the EagleMed helicopter that crashed late Thursday in rural McIntosh County. The pilot Matt Mathews died when the helicopter crashed while flying from Tulsa to McAlester at about 11:30 p.m. Two other EagleMed employees on board the helicopter, Kim Ramsey, a nurse and paramedic Ryan Setzkorn were injured and taken to a McAlester hospital.

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  14. Oklahoma City civic leader Stanton Young dies at age 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | NewsOK.com

    ... of the health sciences center, but also in every aspect of the city's evolution and growth." Though born in McAlester, Young grew up in Oklahoma City, attended Oklahoma City public schools and graduated from the University of Oklahoma. Over more ...

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  15. 'He knew how much I loved him,' fiancee of Oklahoma EagleMed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... six months ago and it was love at first sight "I was able to talk to him before they started to fly back towards McAlester, which was the last time that I was able to tell him that I love him, and found out at 11:45 they crashed at 11:30," Lisa ...

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  16. Mineral supplements reduce risk of grass tetanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... r a list of suppliers please call or come by the Extension Office. April 10 - Eastern Oklahoma Beef Cattle Summit, McAlester. 8 am - 4 pm with lunch provided. Pre-registration required by April 3 with cost of $10.

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  17. People in EagleMed helicopter crash identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | NewsOK.com

    ... was taken to a hospital with arm and head injuries. Another passenger, Ken Remsey, was taken to a hospital in McAlester and transferred to a hospital in Tulsa, with arm, head and leg injuries. 7 a.m. EUFAULA - One person is dead and two others are ...

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  18. EagleMed Releases Name Of Pilot Killed In Helicopter Crash Near Lake EufaulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | News9 Oklahoma City

    EagleMed has released the name of the pilot who was killed in a crash Thursday night near Lake Eufaula and the names of the two injured medical personnel. Matt Mathews died when the helicopter crashed en route from Tulsa to McAlester.

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  19. Eufaula Helicopter Crash Is Fourth For EagleMed In State Since 2010Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... March 12, 2015 near Lake Eufaula. The crashed killed the pilot. The two other employees on board were taken to a McAlester hospital. In July 2010, an EagleMed helicopter crashed four miles south of Kingfisher killing the pilot and a nurse. A ...

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  20. One Dead, Two Injured In EagleMed Helicopter Crash Near Lake EufaulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | News9 Oklahoma City

    One Dead, Two Injured In EagleMed Helicopter Crash Near Lake Euf - News9.com - Oklahoma City, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports McIntosh County Emergency Management Director Wesley Dawson said the crash site is about a mile from a rarely used county road. Authorities say one person is dead and two others are at a McAlester hospital after an EagleMed helicopter crash Thursday night.

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