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Wind turbine collapses in northern Oklahoma

AMES, Okla. — A wind turbine collapsed this week in rural northern Oklahoma. A viewer shared pictures with KOCO 5 of the collapsed turbine near the town of Ames in Major County. The pictures show a mangled mess, with one tower bent in half and the top of the turbine on the ground.
AMES, OK
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50th Wedding Anniversary

Duncan and Cheryl Coons will quietly celebrate fifty years of marriage with their family this week. Their marriage took place in the First Christian Church in Okeene, OK on June 24, 1972. Cheryl (Bierig) was from Okeene and Duncan from Ponca City. Duncan did his student teaching in Perry in 1971. Mr. and Mrs. Coons moved to Perry in 2012 as retired Oklahoma school teachers and have thoroughly…
OKEENE, OK
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Wind Tower Collapses In Major County

A wind tower collapsed on Monday near Ames, Oklahoma. News 9 Storm Tracker Marty Logan was there and took some photos. The Woodward News reported no one was injured during the incident. Authorities are looking into what caused the turbine to collapse.
MAJOR COUNTY, OK
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1 killed in fatal crash in Blaine County

BLAINE COUNTY (KOKH) - Police are investigating a deadly crash that left one dead on Saturday afternoon near Greenfield. Reports say the incident occurred on Highway 270, 2/10th of a mile north of E900 Road. Authorities say 22-year-old Patrick Leflore, Jr., of Geary, rear-ended another driver for an unknown reason.
BLAINE COUNTY, OK

Man Killed In Blaine County Crash

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP) said a 22-year-old man was killed in a Blaine County crash Saturday afternoon. According to the OHP, Patrick LeFlore Jr. was driving a 2018 Honda Civic when he crashed into the back of a 2013 John Deere Swather on US 270 just north of E900 Road near Greenfield, Oklahoma.
BLAINE COUNTY, OK
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Perryton Man, Marlon Sparks, Injured In Oklahoma Accident

Personal injury collision occurred on Wednesday June 15th at approximately 5:19pm hours on OK-51, 3/10 mile west of County Road N 2460 which is located 1.6 miles west of Canton, Oklahoma in Blaine County. A 2003 Ford E-350 van driven by Marlon Sparks, 66 of Perryton, Tx, was westbound on...
PERRYTON, TX
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T-38C Talon Loses Canopy in Flight

VANCE AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. – On Monday, June 13, a T-38C Talon training aircraft was performing a routine mission over the Ringwood, Oklahoma, area when the canopy unexpectedly separated from the aircraft. Both pilots on board landed safely at Vance AFB and were unharmed. Following protocol, the pilots...
RINGWOOD, OK
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Man killed in crash after hitting cow in Major County

MAJOR COUNTY (KOKH) - Police are investigating a deadly crash that left one dead on Saturday night near Fairview. Reports say the incident occurred on Highway 8 at N2610 Road. Authorities say 68-year-old Steven Shockley, of Ringwood, was northbound when he hit a cow which was crossing the road. Shockley...
MAJOR COUNTY, OK
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Jon Cochran Jr.

Jon Cochran Jr. went to his heavenly home on June 10, 2022. Jonny was born in Kingfisher to Jon and Dorene Cochran of Loyal on Oct. 16, 1963. He attended Lomega Schools and graduated in 1981. He worked for Sooner Co-op in Loyal until an accident ended his career. He...
LOYAL, OK
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Kiwanis gets update on country’s largest wind farm

Kiwanis had special guest Kristi Sproul at its meeting Tuesday. Sproul works on external affairs for the renewal projects at the Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO). Sproul told Kiwanis members about Traverse, a 350-squaremile wind farm which stretches from north of Weatherford to Watonga. “The primary reason for starting this project is because it’s what our customers were asking for,” Sproul said. “They were asking for clean energy and also the savings which come along with having a fuelfree generation source.”
WEATHERFORD, OK
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