Sequoyah County Newswire

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  1. Work on Oklahoma roads continues during holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... direction between Dwight Mission Road (mile marker 303) and U.S. 59 (mile marker 308) in the Sallisaw area, Sequoyah County, for pavement rehabilitation. 3. Northbound U.S. 69 is narrowed to one lane approximately three miles north of the U.S. 43 ...

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  2. Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma fosters community with center at MuldrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | NewsOK.com

    The Cherokee Community Center is a plain but nice place that fosters community in Muldrow. It helped bring life and death in Sequoyah County into focus.

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  3. Woman Connected To Teen's Critical Wreck A No-Show At CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | 5NEWSonline.com

    An arrest warrant was issued Thursday for the Muldrow woman accused of leaving the scene of an ATV wreck that left a local teen in critical condition last September. Angela Gray was scheduled to appear in Sequoyah County District Court for a pre-trial hearing Thursday.

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  4. Oklahoma state briefs, Dec. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | NewsOK.com

    ... Cupp, a former school superintendent, pleaded no contest in 2004 to multiple counts of embezzlement in Sequoyah County and received a five-year suspended sentence after stealing $157,000 from Central School, court records show. She also is charged ...

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  5. Crews Put Out Early Morning Structure Fire In RolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | 5NEWSonline.com

    It happened on East Dorcus Street in Roland, Oklahoma. The call came in around 6:30 a.m. and multiple departments were assisting the Roland Fire Department with extinguishing it, according to the Sequoyah County dispatch.

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  6. 2 Arkansans killed in eastern Oklahoma crashRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 27 | KSWO

    The OHP says 32-year-old Quentin Skiver and 28-year-old Diana Lozano were both dead at the scene of the crash near Roland in Sequoyah County. Both victims were from Fort Smith.

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  7. Fort Smith Man And Woman Killed In Sequoyah County Car CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A Fort Smith man and woman were killed in a Sequoyah County car crash on Thursday , police say. Diana Lozano, 28, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, and her body will be transferred to the medical examiner's office in Tulsa, according to a crash report.

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  8. Two Killed in Sequoyah County Car CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Two people are dead after crashing their car near Roland early Thursday morning, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol. Quentin Skiver, 32, and Diana Lozano, 28, both of Fort Smith were driving at high speeds along county road East 1120, when Skiver lost control of the vehicle, according to an accident report.

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  9. No Charges Filed Against Roland Officials In $200,000 Embezzlement InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... payments, according to the state audit. State investigators said they would hand the evidence over to the Sequoyah County district attorney following their investigation. 5NEWS placed several calls this week to Brian Kuester, but received no calls ...

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  10. Election board denies special electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... om last week's election were certified, with the exception of a race for an associate district judge post in Sequoyah County. A recount in that race will be held Thursday.

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  11. Absentee Voting Starting This Week In OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | 5NEWSonline.com

    On a "5NEWS This Morning" segment, anchor Daren Bobb spoke to Cindy Osborn who's the Sequoyah County Election Board Secretary. She discusses mailing in absentee ballots, which is new for Oklahoma.

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  12. Oklahoma driver taken to mental facility for evaluation after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... in Oklahoma, smashing it to pieces, 'because Satan told him to do it'. Michael Reed Jr, 29, from Roland, Sequoyah County, is accused of deliberately running over the controversial six-foot structure outside the State Capitol building on Thursday ...

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  13. Oklahoma man, 29, 'drove a car into Ten Commandments monument,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... in Oklahoma, smashing it to pieces, 'because Satan told him to do it'. Michael Reed Jr, 29, from Roland, Sequoyah County, is accused of deliberately running over the controversial six-foot structure outside the State Capitol building last night. He ...

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  14. Abandoned coal mines restored to native conditionRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    The Cherokee Nation and the U.S. Department of Interior have worked to transform about 100 acres of former abandoned coal mines in Sequoyah County to a swath with lush bluestem and other native grass, a 25-acre lake and wildlife. The tribe worked with the federal agency for the past year to replace high, dangerous embankments and fill in strip pits to restore the area back to productive, usable land.

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  15. , U.S. Department of Interior restore coal mine lands to native conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Cherokee Nation

    ... and Gaming Commissioner Shannon Fisher. SALLISAW , Okla. - About 100 acres of former abandoned coal mines in Sequoyah County now has lush bluestem and other Native grass, a 25-acre lake and an abundance of wildlife. The Cherokee Nation worked with ...

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  16. Abandoned coal mines restored to native conditionRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    The Cherokee Nation and the U.S. Department of Interior have worked to transform about 100 acres of former abandoned coal mines in Sequoyah County to a swath with lush bluestem and other native grass, a 25-acre lake and wildlife. The tribe worked with the federal agency for the past year to replace high, dangerous embankments and fill in strip pits to restore the area back to productive, usable land.

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  17. opens one-stop office in SallisawRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Cherokee Nation

    ... celebrated the opening of its new office in downtown Sallisaw Thursday. It will help Cherokee citizens in Sequoyah County find jobs, apply for loans, get a Cherokee license plate and gather information on fostering Native children, all in one ...

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  18. Cherokee Nation Opens New Office in SallisawRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The new office is located in downtown Sallisaw at 100 E. Choctaw Avenue. Officials say the office has several departments that will allow Cherokee citizens in Sequoyah County, and surrounding areas, to find jobs, apply for loans, and get a Cherokee license plate.

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  19. Sheriff: 70-year-old Roland Man Found Fatally Shot, Son ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Sequoyah County Sheriff Ron Lockhart says the 40-year-old son of an elderly man was taken into custody after the father was found shot to death Monday evening. Lockhart says Robert Just, 70, was found with multiple gunshot wounds dead in his home on Cottonwood Road near Roland.

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  20. Sheriff: 70-year-old Oklahoma man fatally shotRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | KSWO

    Sequoyah County Sheriff Ron Lockhart says he believes the 40-year-old man taken into custody is the victim's son.

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