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  1. Kiowa Officer Involved In Fatal Shooting Will Not Face ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... the officer fired his weapon. They said Washington was wounded and later died at the hospital. According to the McAlester News Capitol , District 18 District Attorney Chuck Sullivan made his decision to not file charges after reviewing information ...

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  2. Debbie Jackson: The day I dropped a bomb at the ammunition plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Sequoyah County Times

    A worker helps move a 2000-pound bomb to a production line at the McAlester Army Ammunition Plant in 2003. World file A newspaper clipping tells of the Dec. 5, 1944, explosion that killed 11 men at the ammunition depot at McAlester during World War II.

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  3. State Death Row Inmate Marries Oklahoma City WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A 30-year-old Oklahoma City man sitting on death row at the Oklahoma Penitentiary in McAlester is now married. Pittsburg County court records show Gilbert Ray Postelle was married on March 16, 2017 to 41-year-old Veronica Gale Ward of Oklahoma City.

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  4. Oklahoma death row inmate gets married after license fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | 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) - A 30-year-old Oklahoma death row inmate has become a newlywed after marrying a 41-year-old woman at the Oklahoma ...

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  5. "Mother of all bombs," dropped Thursday in Afghanistan likely was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | NewsOK.com

    An inert Massive Ordnance Air Blast "MOAB" bomb is on display outside the headquarters of the McAlester Army Ammunition Plant in this photo from 2005. [Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman Archives] The United States dropped the "the mother of all bombs" Thursday in Afghanistan, and it's likely that Oklahoma workers packed the explosives into the massive conventional weapon.

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  6. McAlester Army Ammunition Plant Has History Of Making MOABsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    McAlester Army Ammunition Plant Has History Of Making MOABs - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com Nearly 15 years ago, the McAlester Army Ammunition Plant was known to assemble the Massive Ordinance Air Blast - or MOAB. Coy Holt is the mayor of the nearest town, Savanna, and also works as a pipe fitter on the plant.

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  7. What is the Moab Gbu-43/B "Mother Of All Bombs"?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 13 | SlashGear.com

    ... was designed to fit the MC-130E Combat Talon I or MC-130H Combat Talon II variants. The MOAB is manufactured by McAlester Army Ammunition Plant in McAlester, Oklahoma. This device is a 21,000-pound fuel-air-explosive weapon which, according to the ...

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  8. Huge Bomb Dropped In Afghanistan Made In McAlesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The huge bomb dropped by the U.S. Air Force on an ISIS target in Afghanistan was built in McAlester. The bomb is officially called a GBU-43 Massive Ordnance Air Blast or MOAB.

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  9. MOAB dropped on Afghanistan partly made in OklahomaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 13 | NewsOK.com

    ... from U.S. Central Command. From there, each bomb traveled 16 hours under a tarp via rented flatbed trucks to McAlester, Okla. Workers at the McAlester Army Ammunition Plant filled the weapons with explosive materials and cataloged them. Juliana ...

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  10. Made in Oklahoma: Mother ofall bombs dropped in Afghanistancould have come from McAlesterRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 13 | Lucianne.com

    Made in Oklahoma: A Mother of all bombsA dropped in Afghanistan could have come from McAlester Tulsa World , by Michael Dekker

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  11. Lawmakers call for investigation of Oklahoma Veteran Affairs -Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Lawmakers are calling for an investigation and audit of the Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs, citing a list of complaints about the agency's policies and purchasing decisions. Rep. Brian Renegar of McAlester leads the group of Democrat representatives, including Vinita's Chuck Hoskin, Owasso's Dale Derby and Broken Arrow's Mike Ritze, The Oklahoman reported.

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  12. Lawmakers call for investigation of Oklahoma Veteran AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Fox 23

    ... and purchasing decisions. The Oklahoman (http://bit.ly/2op4nGN ) reports the four Democrat representatives are McAlester's Brian Renegar, Vinita's Chuck Hoskin, Owasso's Dale Derby and Broken Arrow's Mike Ritze. At a press conference Tuesday, ...

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  13. Lawmakers want investigation at Oklahoma Department of Veterans AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | NewsOK.com

    ... of Veterans Affairs, but supporters of the agency called the move a political stunt. The representatives, led by McAlester Democrat Brian Renegar, cited a list of grievances about the agency's policies and purchasing decisions. Renegar criticized a ...

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  14. Lawmakers criticize, defend Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs at dueling news conferencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | Sequoyah County Times

    ... Senate Bill 544, which would have authorized the agency to relocate the center in Talihina. Rep. Brian Renegar, D-McAlester, said the bill was a smokescreen to lower the level of health care for veterans, adding that recent changes are reducing ...

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  15. Durant netters sweep Ardmore tourney titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... was Brook Leroy at number one singles as she took a first round bye before dispatching players from Altus and McAlester for the title. At number one doubles, Alli and Maci McCoy took a similar route to the championship as they toppled tandems from ...

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  16. Hunters can apply online for 2017-18 controlled huntsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | NewsOK.com

    ... hunts include the elk and deer hunts on the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge and the archery deer hunts at the McAlester Army Ammunition Depot. Hunters' names are drawn at random for the hunts. Anyone not selected for the upcoming season earns ...

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  17. "I just want to tell my story," Richard Glossip featured in new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... have a guard outside your door 24/7," Richard Glossip told filmmaker Joe Berlinger from the state penitentiary in McAlester. Glossip discussed his brush with death in the documentary "Killing Richard Glossip," in which Berlinger does his own ...

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  18. Bill to relocate Talihina veterans center stalls in HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Sequoyah County Times

    ... three ayes to five nays, after a lengthy discussion and some pretty direct comments from Rep. Brian Renegar, D-McAlester, whose district includes the center. Allowed to speak even though he is not a member of the subcommittee, Renegar said the ...

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  19. Photographer Honors Fallen Tecumseh Officer With Portrait ShootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 2 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... Cozad is offering free portraits to law enforcement, firefighters and emergency responders within a 50 miles of McAlester. She's already booked about a dozen agencies, some of which are outside the 50 miles because she just couldn't say no. It's ...

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  20. Autopsy: McAlester Man Was Dead Before Being Decapitated In New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 1 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    An autopsy report shows an Oklahoma man found decapitated and mutilated behind an Albuquerque Walmart last December was dead before his head was cut off. The report indicates 42-year-old Clifford Miller died from seven stab wounds to his torso, including multiple stab wounds to his back, abdomen and chest.

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