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Oklahoma Man Accused Of Giving His Son Suicide Advice

        Northeastern Oklahoma Authorities have arrested a man for alleged giving his 12-year-old son advice on how to kill himself.      Authorities said Friday that the boy suffered minor burns after following his father’s suggestion that he light himself on fire.     Rogers County Sheriff’s Maj. Coy Jenkins said 36-year-old Michael Joseph Jensen was arrested Wednesday on a child neglect warrant.      Jenkins …


New Flights Come To The Joplin Regional Airport

The Joplin Regional Airport is rolling out some new flights. American Airlines has made some changes that will bring a third flight to the Joplin Regional Airport. The new flight to Dallas Fort Worth will arrive in Joplin at 5:45 and depart at 6:15. the airport manager says the new flight will give folks the option to travel at the end of the business day, something they did not have before.


Westar Warns Kansas Customers Of Scam

    The largest utility in Kansas is warning customers of a scam.     Westar officials say people claiming to be utility employees are calling and trying to force them to buy prepaid money cards.          The company put out a statewide alert Friday saying scammers are threatening to turn off customer’s power unless they buy a prepaid money card and call back with the number on the card.     Spokeswoman Gina Pe…


New Flight at Joplin Airport

There’s another option if you fly Joplin! American Airlines is adding a third flight at the Joplin Regional Airport. “We’ve been working with AA on various proposals, and were recently notified of this added flight at different intervals,” said Steve Stockam, Manager of the Airport. “We’ve been filling the current capacity on a regular basis, so to have these additional seats is a great opportunity for our market and our customers. We always encourage everyone to fly J…