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  1. Upcoming events, Dec. 9Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    ... LeFlore County Emergency Management, (918) 635-3600 or cst@lcem. us. - Lights on the Island on Quarry Island at Wister Lake State Park will blaze through Dec. 25. The display is from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each night with Santa attending the display Dec. ...

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  2. Archaeology update slated for Tuesday meetingRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    The Poteau Valley Improvement Authority will meet Tuesday [Dec. 2] at 7 p.m. at Poteau City Hall. The members will receive an archaeology update of Wister Lake by Ken Shingeton with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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  3. 2015 Miss Southeast Oklahoma crownedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... of Ada. Runners-up to the Miss Southeast Oklahoma title were: Kristin Hanson, Durant, first runner-up; Brittney Free, Wister, second runner-up; Anna Marie Rowell, McAlester, third runner-up and Sierra Tims, Wright City, fourth runner-up. Runner-ups ...

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  4. Two Hospitalized After Being Hit by Truck in LeFlore CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Troopers with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said the accident happened after a Dodge truck hit two people walking on East Quarry Island Road near Wister Saturday night around 7 p.m. Tammie King, 25, from Bokoshe, was taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith to be treated for both head and leg injuries, authorities said. King was walking with a 12-year-old girl at the time of the accident.

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  5. Helen Bernice StokelyRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Hearne Democrat

    Helen Bernice Oliver was born on January 25th, 1941 in Wister, Oklahoma, to Buford A. and Piralee Oliver. Helen spent her early years in Oklahoma, relocating to Texas in the mid 1950s.

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  6. Obituary: Mildred Haywood 1919 - 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Verde Independent

    ... Paul Haywood. She is survived by her son, Paul (Roza) Haywood of Cottonwood, AZ; her daughters, Jeanette (George) of Wister, OK, Karen (Donald) of Kirkland, AZ and Sally (John) of Prineville, OR; 14 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Comments ...

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  7. Plenty of cattle sold at McAlester StockyardsRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... to the local and state economies. "It's a little better sale at McAlester as a rule," said Benny Wylie, of Wister, as he sat in his pickup with livestock in a trailer hooked to the back. "The cash sale has always seemed a little better." David ...

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  8. Two Bridges Under Repair in LeFlore CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Construction crews will begin repairing two bridges near the Wister area today , according to the LeFlore County Sheriff's Office.

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  9. Hospital tax, school bond issues, Cockburn prevailRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    ... Assessor's race, Brenda Cockburn beat Mindy White, 3,074 to 2,194 - a 58.4 percent margin. Voters in Panama and Wister passed school bond issues. The Wister vote was 411 to 206 - a 66.6 percent approval margin. The Panama proposal had 64.7 percent ...

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  10. Don't forget to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    ... superintendent of education and U.S. Senate. There are no Republican races on the ballot. Also, voters in Panama and Wister will decide school bond issues. The hospital tax and school bond issues are non-partisan proposals. Polling places will be ...

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  11. Ecologists Await Test Results From Wister Lake After Alum TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Wister Lake is the source of drinking water for most of LeFlore County as well as parts of Latimer and Haskell Counties.

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  12. School enrollment datesRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    ... p.m. Spiro Public Schools start Aug. 7 and Shady Point on Aug. 11. LeFlore Public Schools, Bokoshe Public Schools and Wister Schools start Aug. 13. Panama Public Schools, Talihina Schools and Monroe School start Aug.14. Heavener Public Schools start ...

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  13. Oklahoma Authorities Searching For Body In A LeFlore County LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... so, a dive from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol was dispatched to assist in the search for a body. Officials from the Wister Police Department and the LeFlore County Sheriff's Office both confirmed they were not assisting and had not been contacted ...

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  14. Troopers Begin Search for Possible Body in LeFlore County LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Troopers with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol were at Lake Wister Thursday afternoon looking for the body of an individual that was possibly dumped.

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  15. Oklahoma's drought continues its retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... and the Panhandle have received significant rainfall since then, including about an inch in Goodwell and 2 inches in Wister, according to the Oklahoma Mesonet weather network. Silas Allen is a news reporter for The Oklahoman. He is a Missouri native ...

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  16. Wister man faces string of drug-related chargesRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    Bail was denied Monday for a Wister man accused of committing a string of drug-related crimes Saturday.

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  17. Duane Bernard BillingerRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Hays Daily News

    Survivors include a son, Bill Billinger, Olathe; a daughter, DelDeana Waymire, Wister, Okla.; a brother, Steve Billinger, Wilson; and a sister, Diana Whiteside, Wilson.

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