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  1. Royals' Brian Flynn out two months after falling through barn roofRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Sporting News

    How was Flynn injured? The 26-year-old lefty fell through the roof of his barn in McAlester, Okla., the Kansas City Star reported. The report said Flynn appeared upbeat and didn't show signs of discomfort when spotted in the team's clubhouse and talking to a reporter Tuesday.

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  2. Critics: Trump should not ignore domestic terrorist threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... Social Security Administration worker Julie Marie Welch, 23, died in the Oklahoma City bombing, is interviewed in McAlester, Okla. Welch said he disagrees with President Donald Trump's executive order banning travelers from certain countries. less ...

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  3. 1 man suffers burns in Oklahoma gas well explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Please click here to select a subscription, or login if you are already a member. Kevin Enloe, director of McAlester/Pittsburg County Emergency Management, left, stands near the scene of an oil field explosion near Quinton, Okla., in Pittsburg ...

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  4. Oklahoma House passes bill ending electric chair executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... This Oct. 9, 2014, file photo shows the gurney in the the execution chamber at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester, Okla. The Oklahoma House has approved legislation Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, to eliminate th... OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The ...

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  5. One person injured following oil well explosion in Pittsburg CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | NewsOK.com

    ... that emergency management crews and the county sheriff's office also were on the scene. Kevin Enloe, director of McAlester/Pittsburg County Emergency Management, left, speaks to the media Thursday as Brett Brewer, McAlester Fire Department chief, ...

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  6. One person hospitalized after explosion at Oklahoma oilfieldRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Blocker but reopened around 1:45 p.m. But the officials later confirmed one person was injured in the blast. The McAlester News-Capital reports that the explosion may involve a commercial gas line. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, troopers ...

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  7. 'Dozens injured' as massive explosion erupts MULTIPLE people were...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily Star

    A rocket operated by the aerospace company SpaceX exploded on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral where it was being test-fired ahead of a launch. Pittsburg County Sheriff Chris Morris said the individual was airlifted to Tulsa hospital for treatment, according to McAlester News-Capital.

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  8. Flynn talks about falling through barn roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Kansas City Royals

    The first bit of advice left-hander Brian Flynn got from his Royals teammates when he arrived here last week was this: Dude, hire someone to do home repairs. Flynn, who was going to compete for a bullpen job, went on the 60-day disabled list Wednesday after sustaining a broken rib and three non-displaced fractures in his vertebrae following an accident at his home in McAlester, Okla.

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  9. Royals pitcher Brian Flynn feels a fortunatea after scary fall through barn roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Wichita Eagle

    Kansas City Royals pitcher Brian Flynn described to reporters how he fell through the roof of a barn Wednesday morning during spring training in Surprise, Ariz. In the months after the 2016 season, the Royals relief pitcher had gotten married and moved into a new house on a lake near McAlester, Okla.

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  10. Royals reliever out two months after falling through barn roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... falling through a barn roof on his property. The 26-year-old lefty was working on the roof of his barn at home in McAlester, Oklahoma the day before he left for spring training. "So he took a pretty good tumble, knocked himself out". The revelation ...

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  11. Royalsa Brian Flynn fell through a barn roof, out eight weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... of 2017. Days before he departed for camp, reliever Brian Flynn crashed through the roof of a barn at his home in McAlester, Okla., breaking a rib and sustaining three non-displaced fractures in his vertebrae, Royals manager Ned Yost said Tuesday. ...

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  12. Royals Pitcher Brian Flynn Out Eight Weeks After Falling Through Barn RoofRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Big Lead

    ... after he fell through the roof of a barn. The 26-year-old lefty was working on the roof of his barn at home in McAlester, Oklahoma the day before he left for spring training. During the work, he crashed through the roof, taking a hard fall. He broke ...

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  13. Royals' Brian Flynn out 8 weeks after falling through barn roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | New York Daily News

    Royals reliever Brian Flynn hit the broad side of his barn in a bizarre accident the day before he was slated to leave for spring training. The 26-year-old lefty plunged through his barn roof at his home in McAlester, Okla., and will be out roughly eight weeks recovering from a broken rib and three non-displaced fractures in his vertebrae, according to manager Ned Yost.

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  14. Flynn sidelined by broken rib in barn accidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Kansas City Royals

    ... manager Ned Yost confirmed the injury after Tuesday's workout. Flynn, 26, was doing some work at his home in McAlester, Okla., when the accident occurred. "He was working on his barn and fell through the roof," Yost said. "So he took a pretty good ...

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  15. City council meeting in small Oklahoma town canceled after discovery of bedbugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... found inside some of the furniture in the building in Hartshorne, about 120 miles southeast of Oklahoma City. The McAlester News-Capital reports that Monday's city council meeting was postponed, and City Hall was shut down to the public Tuesday so ...

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  16. Hartshorne City Hall closed after discovery of bedbugsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | KSWO

    ... found inside some of the furniture in the building in Hartshorne, about 120 miles southeast of Oklahoma City. The McAlester News-Capital reports ( http://bit.ly/2kFTUEk ) that Monday's city council meeting was postponed, and City Hall was shut down ...

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  17. Son Of Missing McAlester Woman Asks Her To Come HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Holly Cantrell went missing on January 20, 2017 when she was seen leaving the McAlester hospital, where she works and getting into a green truck. Her son Wesley turns 13 on Tuesday and posted a photo of himself holding up a sign.

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  18. The Venue looks to help spark downtown revitalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Fox 23

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. McALESTER, Okla. (AP) - The renovation of the old Perkins building, formally known as Cecelia's in downtown McAlester, has been an ongoing ...

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  19. Oklahoma one of only two states that still allows inmate death by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... Only one Oklahoma inmate was killed by hanging. Convicted kidnapper, Arthur Gooch, 26, was hanged in 1936 in McAlester in front of a crowd of 350 people during the state penitiary's first and last hanging. After lawsuits against the state of ...

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  20. Special Valentine's Day Gospel Concert in McAlesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | KTEN-TV Denison

    February 11th at the Southeast Expo in McAlester, Oklahoma, doors will open at 5:00 p.m. and the gospel singers begin at 6:00 p.m.

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