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Pie Five hosts fundraiser

Pie Five Pizza Co is hosting a ‘Fight For Ellie’ fundraiser all day Saturday. Three-year-old Ellie was diagnosed with a very rare disease called Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma, referred to as EHE on Ellie’s GoFundMe page, last year after complaining of constant headaches in June, Ellie’s uncle Austin Adkins said. She was originally diagnosed with swimmer’s ear…

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Yukon mother killed in New Year’s Eve crash

Community members are coming together after Amanda “Mandy” Starkey-Carson, 37, of Yukon was killed in a car crash around 11 p.m. Saturday night on southbound Kilpatrick Turnpike at Wilshire Boulevard. Starkey-Carson had three passengers in her vehicle, including her four-year-old Brinley and nine-year-old Bella. The other was a 19-year-old former foreign exchange student, Nhu, who…

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Yukon woman killed in New Year’s Eve crash

Amanda Carson, 37, of Yukon was pronounced dead at OU Medical Center on New Year’s Eve after a crash around 11 p.m. on Southbound Kilpatrick Turnpike at Wilshire Boulevard. The crash involved a car and Carson’s SUV. The driver of the car was Craig Maker, 30, of Edmond. He sustained a leg injury and was…

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