Bill ensuring rights of family caregivers signed into law

Bill ensuring rights of family caregivers signed into law

Sen. AJ Griffin and Rep. Harold Wright applauded the signing of SB 1516, a continuation of the Lay Caregivers Act, which was passed in 2014. The Lay Caregivers Act allows hospital patients to designate a lay caregiver upon formal admission to a hospital facility and requires hospitals to notify the designated caregiver of the patient’s […]

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 […]

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.

Logan County Health Department celebrates nurses

National Nurses Week is May 6-12.

Logan County Health Department celebrates nurses

The Logan County Health Department joins the American Nurses Association, Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH), health care professionals, patients and families, during National Nurses Week, May 6-12, in recognizing the important roles nurses have in providing direct personal health care for patients and families and providing leadership in forming public health policies to improve […]

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