Video: Construction woes moves start of next school year to Sept. 4

Video: Construction woes moves start of next school year to Sept. 4

Guthrie Public Schools will now begin classes next school year on September 4. The Board of Education approved moving the date back nearly two weeks later after learning the new elementary school building will not be constructed in time. Last October, Charles Wash with W.L. McNatt (contractor) told school board members between a wet summer […]

Ask Dr. Anna: 5 spring pet safety tips

Ask Dr. Anna: 5 spring pet safety tips

Green leaves. The smell of freshly cut grass. The burst of color from lilies and daffodils and iris. Spring. It just makes you happy, doesn’t it? And well it should. Spring is a time of renewal and hope and new life. For the most part, at least. But it also can hold many dangers for our […]

Governor Mary Fallin vetoes Senate Bill 1212

Governor Mary Fallin vetoes Senate Bill 1212

OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin today vetoed Senate Bill 1212, which would have eliminated the requirement to complete a short firearms safety and training course from a certified instructor and demonstrate competency with a pistol before carrying a gun in public. The governor issued the following statement: “Oklahoma is a state that respects the Second […]

Ask Dr. Anna: 7 things you should know about ticks

Ask Dr. Anna: 7 things you should know about ticks

There are 850 different species of ticks around the world.  Ninety of these species reside within the United States.  A handful of these species transmit diseases to humans and our pets.  Dr. Anna Coffin will share some interesting facts about ticks and how you can protect you and your pet from these pesky creatures.

Logan County Conservation District offers financial assistance to curb soil erosion and protect water quality

Logan County Conservation District offers financial assistance to curb soil erosion and protect water quality

The Logan County Conservation District has announced Program Year 19 of the state’s Locally-Led Conservation Cost-Share Program.  The state cost-share program began in 1997 with the goal of reducing soil erosion and improving water quality by providing financial assistance to landowners for applying soil and water conservation practices.