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  • Rheumatologist joins OMC 10/14/2019
    WEST PLAINS, Mo. — Ozarks Medical Center’s rheumatology department has a new addition. Hospital officials say Dr. Sathish Itikyala will provide diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal disease and systemic autoimmune conditions commonly referred to as rheumatic diseases that can affect the joints, muscles, and bones, causing pain, swelling, stiffness, and deformity. Dr. Itikyala received his […]
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  • Alton resident injured in accident near Van Buren 10/14/2019
    VAN BUREN, Mo. — An Alton resident suffered minor injuries Sunday afternoon after the vehicle he was driving swerved to miss a deer in the roadway and hit several trees and a stop sign. The Highway Patrol says 18-year-old Matthew Townsend sought his own medical treatment. The accident happened around 5:15 pm Sunday on Highway […]
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  • WP teen injured in Saturday accident 10/14/2019
    KOSHKONONG, Mo. — An 18-year-old from West Plains was seriously injured Saturday night after the vehicle he was driving ran off-road and struck a tree. A report from the Highway Patrol states 18-year-old Colten Smith was ejected from the vehicle after impact and was flown to Cox South hospital in Springfield by helicopter. The accident […]
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  • WS woman injured after object hits windshield 10/14/2019
    WEST PLAINS, Mo. — A Willow Springs woman suffered minor injuries Saturday after her windshield was struck by an object thrown by another vehicle. 33-year-old Jo Guffey was taken from the scene of the 10:10 pm accident to Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. The accident happened two miles south of West Plains on Highway […]
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  • Willow Springs man injured in Saturday accident 10/14/2019
    GAINESVILLE, Mo. — A Willow Springs man suffered moderate injuries Saturday morning after the motorcycle he was operating crossed the center line, ran off-road and overturned. 69-year-old Ralph Alkire was taken from the scene of the 10:40 am accident to Mercy Hospital in Springfield by Air Evac. The accident happened in Gainesville on Highway 160.
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