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The Mountain Gateway Magazine

The Mountain Gateway Magazine features different topics of interest for the Poteau region.  The main focus of the magazine is history and interesting trivia, along with featured people and businesses, community topics, and other various articles. Previous Issues Previous issues of The Mountain Gateway Magazine are available in our members section.  These

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Mid America Karate in Poteau

Poteau's Mid-America Karate is a Martial Arts School that focuses on the Goju Ryu.The Dojo can be traced back to the early 1970's.  At that time, the Dojo was located in the old National Bank Building in downtown Poteau and was led under Sensei Alan McCoy.  From there, it moved

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The Viking Runestone Festival

The Viking Runestone Festival is held bi-annualy at the Heavener Runestone Park.  The festival features a wide variety of entertainment set in what is believed to have once been a Viking camp.   The park is open 6 days a week.To learn more about the history of the runestone, check

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Twyman Park in Poteau

Twyman Park is a 20 acre public park managed by the City of Poteau.  Constructed in the 1930's, it was one of the areas largest WPA projects. The park features a large pond, trails, swimming pool, playgound, lighted tennis courts, and other features.  Adjacent to the park is Carl Albert

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