LeFlore County Sheriff Rob Seale said a man is dead after being shot in Rock Island on Sunday.
Seale said deputies responded to a call of a home intruder on Jenson Lane in Rock Island around 5:30 p.m. Sunday.
“On arrival, deputies discovered the body of an unknown white male who had …
POTEAU—The LeFlore County commissioners will meet in a regular business meeting Monday at 9 a.m. in the office of the board of county commissioners.
(1.) * CALL TO ORDER.
(2.) * MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETING(S).
(3.) * PURCHASE ORDERS/PAYROLL/CLAIMS.
(4.) * BONDS.
(5.) * MONTHLY FEE REPORTS.
(6.) * TRANSFER OF APPROPRIATIONS.
(7.) * BLANKET PURCHASE ORDERS.
A 76-year-old Keota woman died from injuries suffered in an auto accident Saturday four miles south of Sallisaw.
Barbara Zachare of Keota passed away due to a possible preexisting condition and internal trunk and head injuries.
She was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt and was trying to make a right turn when …
By LOLITA C. BALDOR and ROBERT BURNS Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon on Friday announced it will deploy additional U.S. troops and missile defense equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, as President Donald Trump has at least for now put off any immediate military strike on …
At Thursday’s Heavener Utility Authority (HUA) meeting, State Rep. Lundy Kiger (R-Poteau) met with the committee and asked them about the seven or eight waterline breaks or leaks prior and after DEQ’s water inspection on Aug. 28. Prior to that date, there were at least three breaks and after the 28th …
By CRAIG HALL
Heavener Utilities Authority members discussed adding a second meeting each month during Thursday’s meeting.ou
Based on the recent water problems, the HUA decided to hold a special meeting in conjunction with the first City Council meeting on Oct. 3 at 6 p.m.
Rep. Lundy Kiger asked if anything had been …
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Corporation Commission has reached an agreement with the state’s largest electrical utility that avoids a rate increase for its 800,000 customers in the state.
The three-member commission said Thursday the agreement settles a $77.6 million rate …
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, trying to seize the agenda on a top consumer issue, announced an ambitious prescription drug plan Thursday that would allow Medicare to negotiate prices for seniors and younger people.
The proposal would direct Medicare to bargain over as many as …
By JUAN A. LOZANO Associated Press
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — The remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda unleashed torrential rain Thursday in parts of Texas and Louisiana, prompting hundreds of water rescues, a hospital evacuation and road closures as the powerful storm system drew comparisons to Hurricane Harvey two years ago.
Officials in …
MIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Humberto blew off rooftops, toppled trees and knocked out power as it blew past the British Atlantic island of Bermuda. But officials said Thursday that the Category 3 storm caused no reported deaths.
“We’ve made it through and everyone is safe,” Premier David Burt said. “That’s what …