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Council member resigns post

September 2, 2014 2 comments

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Although a city council workshop and meeting were canceled on Tuesday evening due to the lack of a quorum, Mayor Mark Spradlin informed the public of a resignation of a city councilwoman. Read more…

Categories: City Council, News, People

Community Garden: Lots of happenings at the Community Garden

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The next thirty to sixty days will see some changes coming to the Guthrie Community Garden.  Not a lot I can say about it more than that but there are a lot of legal type things that have to be done.  And you just thought that there were a few people down there throwing dirt around and putting seeds in the ground.  Shame on you!  Read more…

Categories: Column, Community

DPS: Fatality report for the month of July

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Department of Public Safety officials report 55 fatalities in July 2014 compared to 61 in the same month last year.                                                 

Guthrie News PageDuring the month of July there were five motorcyclists and one pedestrian who died in crashes. The highest daily fatality numbers include 13 deaths on Thursdays, dropping to 11 on Fridays. There were nine days in the month of July the Department of Public Safety reported no fatalities. 

Four of the fatality crashes were alcohol-related. Forty-nine of the fatality victims were Oklahoma residents and six nonresidents. There were 39 male, 14 female victims and two unknown genders reported. 

Nine of the fatality victims were under the age of 20. The 31 – 40 year-old age group led the fatality count with 12. 
                        
Oklahoma County led the state with a fatality count of nine, followed by Bryan and Garfield counties with four fatalities. 
                                                        
The highest number of fatalities occurred on State Highways with 18.  There were 14 fatalities on US Highways.   

Fifty-six percent of those who died in traffic collisions were not wearing safety belts at the time of the crash.

 

Categories: News, Traffic

Logan County filings for September 2, 2014

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The following actions were filed in the District Court of Logan County for September 2, 2014. Read more…

Categories: Public Records

Chamber Chat: Trolley’s no longer running tours but now routes

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Hello! I hope you had a great Labor Day! The Logan County Free Fair opens Wednesday at 5pm and begins Thursday at 8am and runs through Saturday of this week! There is a Dog Show at 9am on Saturday with a free watermelon feed on the lawn east of show arena from 11am to 1pm.  Fair books are available at 215 Fairgrounds Road, Suite B. For more information call 405-282-3331. Read more…

Why I am thankful I lost that election

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This last week represents the 10 year anniversary of the sudden end to a fascinating eight month rollercoaster ride which started for me on Saturday, January 3rd of 2004. Read more…

Three vehicle accident results in fatality; six people involved

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The Labor Day weekend witness two vehicle accidents resulting in two fatalities on Logan County roads. Read more…

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