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Community Garden: Your neighbors are jealous, right?

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So now you know how it works.  You may not understand it, but at least you know what to look for.  Warm days, a little rain and then warm nights.  The plants grow and almost double in size when these conditions exist.  They love it!  Read more…

Categories: Column, Community

DPS: Fatality report for the month of April

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Department of Public Safety officials report 56 fatalities in April 2014, compared to 42 in the same month last year.

Guthrie News PageDuring the month of April, there were four motorcyclists and four pedestrians who died in crashes.The highest daily fatality numbers include ten deaths on Mondays, dropping to nine on Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. There were seven days in the month of April the Department of Public Safety reported no fatalities. Two of the fatality crashes were alcohol-related. Fifty-one of the fatality victims were Oklahoma residents and five nonresidents. There were 35 male and 18 female victims.  

Seven of the fatality victims were under the age of 20. The 31 to 40-year-old age group led the fatality count with 12. Tulsa County led the state with a fatality count of eight, followed by Choctaw and Rogers County with four fatalities each.                        

The highest number of fatalities occurred on US Highways with 20. There were 11 fatalities on City Streets. Fifty-six percent of those who died in traffic collisions were not wearing safety belts at the time of the crash.

Categories: News, Traffic

Chamber Chat: Farmers Market to begin June 7

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Hello! A group met to form a Steering Committee this week to help the people who survived this month’s fire and to have a permanent plan in place that will be ready to implement in our next disaster. Read more…

Pollard Theatre presents V. Monologues

May 29, 2014 2 comments

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Translated into over 48 languages, performed in over 140 countries, including 10 years in Mexico City and Paris, and sold-out runs at both Off-Broadway’s Westside Theater and London’s West End, the spellbinding, funny, and almost unbearably moving play, THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES, written by Eve Ensler, comes to The Pollard Theatre, June 6th – June 14th, and is the final production of the company’s 27th Season: Our Voices. Read more…

Categories: Community, Entertainment

Logan County filings for May 28, 2014

May 29, 2014 1 comment

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The following actions were filed in the District Court of Logan County for May 28, 2014. Read more…

Categories: Public Records

Sheriff’s Department adds sub-station in Mulhall; plans for Coyle

May 28, 2014 1 comment

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The Logan County Sheriff’s Office recently announced the opening of their new sub-station in Mulhall and are anticipating a third sub-station in the near future.

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Video: ODOT holds viaduct public hearing

May 28, 2014 1 comment

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The Oklahoma Department of Transportation recently held a public hearing regarding the environmental assessment of the 78-year-old viaduct bridge on Highway 33. Read more…

Categories: News
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