SWC players receive all-district, conference honors

  Despite bowing out of the state playoffs earlier than expected, honors have rolled in for the Southwest Covenant Patriots. The Patriots finished the season with a 9-1 record, falling to Timberlake in the Class C playoffs in what may have been the most difficult season any of the players had faced. Peter Webb, who…

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Memorial service to honor fallen heroes

The remains of three Oklahoma sailors who were lost at sea during World War II have been discovered off the coast of Okinawa, Japan. They will be honored next month during a memorial ceremony sponsored by the Yukon Veterans Museum. Retired Col. Rick Cacini, who is the curator for the museum, said the sailors were…

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Pursuit suspect to spend birthday behind bars

One person is in custody following a Wednesday morning pursuit through Yukon and Mustang that spanned 50 miles and resulted in multiple crashes and grass fires. Oklahoma Highway Patrol spokes-woman Sarah Stewart said the chase began in Oklahoma City’s jurisdiction and was initially called off, but the suspect, later identified as Eddy Wayne Currey, 27,…

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School boundary meetings set for Wednesday, Thursday

By ROBERT MEDLEY For The Yukon Review The proposed boundaries for three Yukon intermediate schools will be discussed in public meetings Wednesday and Thursday at elementary schools in areas that will see change in 2020. The boundaries are changing with the fall, 2020 opening of Redstone Intermediate in the northern part of the district. Superintendent…

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No injuries after fire damages Yukon apartment

Several families were briefly displaced early Thursday after a fire swept through an apartment in Yukon, officials said. Yukon Fire Chief Shawn Vogt said the fire was reported just after midnight at the Cedar Creek Apartments, 404 S. Second. The fire was in a second-floor apartment, Vogt said. The fire chief said when crews arrived…

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DEATH NOTICES – NOVEMBER 13, 2019

Marjorie Brewton Marjorie Ella Brewton, 88, died Nov. 7. Her funeral was Tuesday. (Yanda and Son) Robert Lower Robert Francis Lower, 80, died Nov. 8. No services are planned. (McNeil’s) Raymond Owens Raymond Carl Owens, 92, died Nov. 9. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Kingfisher Cemetery. (McNeil’s) Paris…

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Investigators unable to determine cause of Friday Mustang house fire

Fire destroyed a home at 530 S. Shepherd Court in Mustang Friday. Flames reached a neighboring home, but firefighters quickly extinguished them, Mustang Fire Chief Craig Carruth said. Investigators were unable to determine the cause of the fire, he said. Fire crews from Oklahoma City and Yukon assisted the Mustang Fire Department through mutual aid…

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