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  Accident sends motorcyclist to OKC hospital 

A motorcyclist was rushed to a Oklahoma City hospital on Saturday afternoon after a pickup truck collided with his motorcycle on Sooner Road.
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  Airport and manager earn top annual awards

Guthrie-Edmond Regional Airport (GERA) has been recognized as “Airport of the Year” by OAOA along with the Guthrie-Edmond Regional Airport Manager, Justin Heid, C.M., being awarded “Airport Manager of the Year”.
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  Guthrie earns Tree City USA status

Representatives of the city of Guthrie and the Guthrie Tree Board received special recognition for tree care in Oklahoma City during the statewide Arbor Day celebration.
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Kim Biggs promoted to Guthrie City Clerk, Treasurer

Mayor Mark Spradlin and the Guthrie City Council recently appointed Kim Biggs to the City Clerk/Treasurer position for the City of Guthrie.
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Two vehicles collide in intersection sending one vehicle into home

A two-vehicle accident Wednesday evening has sent two people to the hospital. The same accident sent one of the vehicles into a nearby home.
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Guthrie teachers among thousands for rally

Nearly 25,000 teachers, parents and students from across the state gathered at the state Capitol on Monday to encourage legislators to invest in the current public education system.
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  Logan County homicide victim identified

The Logan County Sheriff’s Office and the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation have identified the homicide victim from the January 31 incident near Langston.
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  Logan County hit with 11 earthquakes in 11 hours

Logan County has felt its fair share of earthquakes, but in an 11 hour span the county was shaken by 11 registered quakes in the same general area. Two of those registered at 4.5 and 4.3 and shook people right out of bed.
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  Quakes hit the county again on Monday

The U.S. Geological Survey reported four registered earthquakes on Monday evening in Logan County. A day after the county was struck with 11 earth rattles.
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  Oil and gas industry booming in Logan County

A recent independent study by the State Chamber Research Foundation provides an in-depth examination of the oil and gas industry and how tax policy led to an amazing resurgence.
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Guthrie teen identified in house fire

Investigators released the name of the teenage boy, who died in a house fire over the weekend, and what appears to have started the fire.
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Early morning house fire claims a Guthrie life 

Tragedy struck a Guthrie family over night with a house fire on the town’s east side that claimed the life of a teenage boy early Saturday morning. Read more… 

 


  Grass fires burn Logan County; two homes suffer damage 

Fire departments from around the county were extremely busy Thursday afternoon as they fought two grass fires.
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  Earthquakes rattle citizens on Friday

On Thursday Logan County was dealing with grass fires. Fast forward to Friday and the county was hit with four earthquakes in a span of 34 minutes.
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  Charges dropped on Edmond man accused of lewd act

The Logan County District Attorney’s Office dropped three of the five charges on an Edmond man, who was arrested last June for allegedly participating in a lewd, indecent proposal to a child under 16.
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  Advanced water meters continued to be installed for customers

Professional Meters, Inc. continues to install the advanced water meter reading (AMR) system for the City of Guthrie’s water customers.
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  Sharp disappointed in lack to ban texting while driving

The Senate sent Senate Bill 442 prohibiting texting while driving back to committee where Sen. Ron Sharp says his bill will most likely die. Read more…

 


  Police add MRAP to its arsenal

The City of Guthrie recently received a six-wheel drive BAE Caiman MRAP (Mine Resistant Ambush Protective) into their fleet. Read more…

 


  Committee hoping to bring excitement to downtown area

The Guthrie City Council approved a request for proposal for the Architectural Design and Build Services for Downtown Improvement Project.
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  DEQ makes Guthrie Armory safe again; no plans for building

In a ceremony held last week, the City of Guthrie received the Guthrie Armory in better condition after the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality made the building safe with the removal several contaminants.
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  City set to upgrade with 30 new computers

The seven member Guthrie city council members approved to lease-purchase thirty desktop computers, laptops and monitors.
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  Fees increased at local lakes and parks 

The Guthrie City Council on Tuesday evening agreed with the Citizens Rate and Fee Advisory Committee to amend fees for the local lakes and parks.
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  Video: Fire crews battle house fire, winter elements 

Multiple fire departments in Logan County battled a house fire Sunday evening in the southern part of the city limits. Crews worked the fire in the winter weather conditions.
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  Guthrie named as finalist to receive Art Place America Grant

ArtPlace America has named the City of Guthrie as a finalist to receive a $400,000-plus grant to create an outdoor, downtown regional performing arts center.
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Two day Trash Off set for Guthrie residents in April
The City of Guthrie is hosting the annual Trash Off Day for two days in April. Read more…

 


  Bicyclist found dead on west side  

A passerby found a deceased female cyclist laying partially in a driveway on the west side of town Thursday evening.
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  Insurance companies flooded with earthquake insurance calls

Guthrie has seen a lot shaking as of late with 10 registered earthquakes since late Sunday evening. Now, local insurance companies have been busy answering phones.
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  Earthquakes return to Guthrie; four more on Tuesday morning

For the second straight day, Guthrie has felt registered earthquakes of at least 2.7 or greater magnitude. This time four quakes struck as people were waking up on Tuesday.
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  Guthrie Police: By the numbers in 2013 

Police Chief Damon Devereaux shared some of the numbers that occurred in 2013 for the Guthrie Police Department.
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  Six registered earthquakes rattle Guthrie

Guthrie has seen its fair share of earthquakes over the last several days, but Sunday and early Monday there were some doozies that several felt miles away. A total of six registered quakes in 10 hours.
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Missing juvenile has been found

The Logan County Sheriff’s Office is happy to announce that Trance Rodenbough has been located inside a church. 
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Guthrie addressing odor and taste of city water 

For the past few months, water customers in the City of Guthrie have noticed a distinct smell and an unpleasant taste. 
Though the water is safe and meets all regulations and performance measures.  Read more…



Burned body found in rural Logan County

A Langston firefighter made a gruesome discovery when he was extinguishing a grass fire and found a body in the fire.
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First flu death reported in Logan County

The Logan County Health Department announced today the first reported flu death this flu season in Logan County. 
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Wireless water meter reading improves efficiency

The City of Guthrie will begin installation of an advanced water meter reading system from Sensus using the iPerl meter for residential accounts and the Omni meter for commercial accounts with a 2 inch or larger size of meter.
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  Park Board recommends tree for downtown district 

Earlier this month a downtown parking area saw several trees cut down and removed as part of the Forestry Board’s face lift project. Now, they have selected a new tree for the replacement.
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  GFD reminds rural residents to get fire memberships   

With the recent wildland fires across the state, the Guthrie Fire Department wants to remind citizens that if you live outside the Guthrie City Limits, there is a rural fire membership program available. 
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  Guthrie begins replacement of water meters

The City of Guthrie, will begin installation of an advanced water meter reading (AMR) system from Sensus. The innovative system will replace monthly manual meter reads.
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  Assistant DA announces her campaign for election

Laura Austin Thomas, Assistant District Attorney, with 30 years prosecution experience announces her campaign for election as District Attorney for Payne and Logan Counties. Read more…

 


  Explosions heard and felt from feed plant 

Explosions could be heard and felt miles away late Thursday evening with an explosion inside a metal barn at Livestock Nutrition Center.
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  Popular retail gas station scheduled to open in April  

Ground was broke in the early part of January and come mid April Guthrie will have a new gas station with a prime location.
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  Logan County breaks out in grass fires; firefighters save homes 

Homeowners started to receive information soon after church was released that their home, land and surrounding areas were in direct line of a developing large grass fire.
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  Video: Fire destroys home while family is away at the movies 

A Guthrie family was enjoying an evening out at the movies when they received a call informing them their home was on fire. The fire has left the family of six without a home.
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    Trees removed from downtown parking lot  

A downtown parking will soon be getting a facelift soon. The project started this week with Bradford Pear trees being cut down by the city’s Street crew.
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  Logan County property taxes set to fall by 8 percent

As of January 1 2014, Logan County property owners will pay significantly less in yearly ad valorem taxes.
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  Boom! Down goes the street light

Traffic may or may not be smooth sailing in the next several days for a busy Guthrie intersection after an oil field truck ripped down a street light on Tuesday evening. Read more… 

 


  Emergency responders stay busy overnight

With wind chill temperatures near single digits and snow falling several did not realize the winter storm made its way through the overnight hours.
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  Dollar General to sell beer? Applies for license

A Guthrie discount store may soon be selling booze.
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  Logan County Jail opens up new housing unit   

The Logan County Sheriff’s Office announced the opening of a new inmate housing unit for the six-year-old jail. Read more… 

 


  Most viewed stories in 2013 on GNP   

In just a few hours Guthrie will bring in the year 2014. Here were the top 10 most viewed stories on Guthrie News Page for 2013.
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  Frozen tree uproots and lands on truck   

The winter storm has left its mark on one Guthrie family. Read more… 

 


  Grassfire burns 60 acres north of Guthrie

The Guthrie Fire Department was busy on Thursday afternoon as they battled a grassfire north of town. Read more…

 


  Logan County DA announces upcoming retirement  

Logan and Payne counties will be electing a new district attorney come late 2014. Tom Lee has announced he will not seek re-election and has plans of retirement.
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  Bicycle racks added in downtown area

Bicyclists will now have enough parking spaces in the downtown district with 21 bicycle racks installed this week. It’s part of a project that continues to promote physical activity, wellness and overall community health.
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    Fire destroys motorbikes and lawnmower 

The Guthrie Fire Department responded to an outbuilding and carport fire late Thursday evening on the town’s southwest side.
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Video: Home burns to the ground; family of 8 escapes  

Logan County fire crews responded to a house fire on late Saturday evening that has now left a family of eight without a home.
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  McKinney family purchases Lazy E Arena and Ranch

A report has confirmed that a family from Midland, Tx  has completed the purchase of the properties known as Lazy E Ranch and Lazy E Arena.
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Water rates going up; when and how much?

The Guthrie Public Works Authority unanimously approved to increase water rates to all customers for the City of Guthrie. Due to litigation, water rates have not seen an increase since May 2008.
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School bus involved in head on collision

An early morning accident between a sports utility vehicle and a Guthrie school bus has sent one person to the hospital. Read more…  

 


Video: Candles possible cause of home fire 

Two volunteer fire departments were called to a trailer fire near the Lazy E Ranch on Monday morning. When they arrived to the home, flames and smoke were visible.
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Guthrie Police will be enforcing seat belt safety 

The Guthrie Police Department was approved for a Occupant Protection Grant through the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office. Officers will be working overtime shifts, paid through the grant, to enforce Seat Belt Safety.
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Gentlemen of the Road Compost Council nominated for Best Recycling

The Metropolitan Environmental Trust has selected the Gentleman of the Road, Guthrie Event as the 2013 Recycling & Composting Event of the Year.
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  Sales tax revenue hits nearly $500K 

The sales tax numbers are not quite what they were expected for in September, with the Gentleman of the Road Stopover, but the City of Guthrie did see a significant increase with perhaps more to come.
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  Update: Earthquake centers near the Logan County line

Once again the earth continues to move near Logan County. This time a 3.4 earthquake hit and some thought it was an explosion of some sort.
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Award winner becomes Territorial Capital Sports Museum

After 17 years of honoring the state’s outstanding athletes, the Oklahoma Sports Museum continues its award-winning preservation of Oklahoma’s athletic heritage under its new name, Territorial Capital Sports Museum.
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Video: Sheriff’s Office introduces their K9 deputies 

The Logan County Sheriff’s Office formally introduced their new deputies on the force. Sheriff Jim Bauman showed off his four-legged K9 deputies Darco and Max.
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  Convenience store broken into; cash and cigarettes taken

A Guthrie convenience store was broken into sometime overnight. Now the store is without a portion of their merchandise and money. Read more… 

 


  One killed and one airlifted with crash on I-35  

One person was killed and another victim was airlifted to a Oklahoma City hospital Tuesday evening on I-35 following a two-vehicle accident. Read more…

 


  Home saved after dryer catches fire; prevention tips 

A fire in a clothes dryer at a Logan County residence last week caused a scare when the resident return home to see smoke coming from the washer and dryer room.
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  Video: Person airlifted to OKC after being hit in the road  

A person was airlifted to OU Medical Center on Monday evening after being struck on Noble Ave. on Monday evening. Read more… 

 


Fired police officer wants his job back; case going to arbitration
  A day after being terminated from the Guthrie Police Department, Mark Bruning’s attorney says he wants his job back and is looking forward to an arbitration hearing. Read more…
Guthrie police officer terminated on Monday | No decision made on the future of a Guthrie police officer 

 


OU students show Guthrie is a prime candidate for entertainment success 
  The City of Guthrie got a good idea of where they stand when it comes to potentially carrying the momentum when it comes to being a regional music destination. Read more…  

 


  Downtown intersections turns into 4-way stops

City crews installed an additional two stop signs at downtown intersections on Wednesday in hopes of calming down the area.
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ODOT pushes viaduct project back to late 2015
  The Oklahoma Department Transportation Commission approved its 8-Year-Plan on Monday and the Guthrie viaduct is in the plans. The plan now shows the 77-year-old bridge will be pushed back a year from the original plan of 2014. Read more…

 


  Student treated for meningitis recovering at home

A Guthrie High School student, who was treated for viral meningitis last week, is now home resting. The student’s mother says her child is not contagious, but is not 100 percent as the child recovers at home.
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DPS: Fatality report for the month of December 
Results: Holiday crackdown on drunk drivers
Fatality report for the month of October 
Mercy Names Keith Minnis VP of Human Resources in OKC 
BancFirst ranked on Forbes list for third year
Langston mourning the loss of their mayor  
Oklahomans encouraged to purchase earthquake insurance
Hardin promoted to Market President for OSB  
BancFirst ranked best in privacy policy  
DPS: Fatality report for the month of September 
Crashes involving teen drivers declining in Oklahoma 
Judge denies petition; rules in favor for City of Guthrie  
Pedestrian in the highway struck and killed by deputy’s car 
The wait is over; Mumford rocks Guthrie     
Video: Guthrie Police welcomes K9 Officer Jalo to the force  
Teenager drowns in Guthrie’s Liberty Lake 
Is your home properly marked for emergency personnel? 
Cafeteria worker saves GUES student 

 

Guthrie celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day 

Citizens lined up Oklahoma Ave. for the 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade. Afterwards, a reception was held at the Logan County Fairgrounds. The Class 5A State Champions - Guthrie BlueJays - served as the Parade Marshals. Photo Gallery

 

Miles sworn in as Logan and Payne County Assistant District Attorney 

Marcus Miles was sworn in on Nov. 1 by District Judge Louis Duel as an Assistant District Attorney for Logan and Payne counties. Miles was a defense attorney in western Oklahoma.

 

   

89er Celebration

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Guthrie: When It All Started | Chuck Wagon Feed Photo Gallery | 89er Celebration: 89er Parade | 89er Celebration: Carnival | 89er Celebration: Concert in the Park | 89er Celebration: 89er Rodeo | 89er Celebration: Stake Your Claim race

 

2014 NEWS ARCHIVE HEADLINES

Electioneering, other violations discouraged   Deadline to request absentee ballots approaches
Early voting begins on Thursday, February 6   Softball coaches from OU and OSU to headline luncheon
Guthrie museum to be featured on Travel Channel     Movie extras needed this weekend in Guthrie 
Rafe Watkins a finalist for Broken Arrow coaching job   Free disposal of tree debris from ice storm Jan. 8-18 
     

2013 NEWS ARCHIVE HEADLINES

     
Logan County Health Department announces flu vaccination clinics    Plane makes emergency landing in Guthrie 
Driver falls asleep; ejected from car    Water bill unexpectedly rises for some Guthrie customers 
And just like that – it was all over    Wind turbine spins savings for city   
Video: Homeowners of 30 years see house go up in smoke    Infant listed in serious condition following interstate crash 
City and water district remain split on water feud    City offering reward for stolen lawn equipment 
 Video: Fire leaves church with damages    Sheriff’s Office gives warning about online sales scam 
City of Guthrie and former councilwoman begin trial    Day two of the City of Guthrie trial; continued  
UPS driver dies in Coyle       ODOT moves patching project back a week on viaduct   
Concrete falls from viaduct; temporarily patched, again    ODOT to change plan on patching viaduct 
Massive marijuana field discovered in Logan County     Lucas talks national issues at Guthrie town hall meeting  
Teenager remains in ICU following gun shot wound    Fire shuts down highway; four fire departments respond 
County health officials urge West Nile Virus prevention    Juvenile sends minivan through fence and down into field 
Police, water plant and parks approved for new vehicles    Guthrie’s Stephenson fired after 36 years at Wichita State 
Woman backed over, killed; police investigating    City council approves optional program for homeowners  
City’s insurance denies tort claim on struck vehicle    Parts of town cleaning up after flood waters 
City was well staffed for flood event    Dispute sends truck into yard; victim transported to hospital 
Tornado threat sends Guthrie residents to their shelters    City Manager denies claim made during tornado warning 
Top 10 record flood shuts down roads in Guthrie     One killed in head-on collision on Hwy 33 
CLEET Reserve Peace Officer Academy graduates    Alcohol related accident sends three to the hospital 
Law enforcement: Motorists misunderstanding work zone signs     Two year anniversary of Guthrie's EF-3 tornado 
Environmental Management sets up donation drop off for Carney     Logan County Board of Health appointment  
Logan County Task Force responds to Moore    Sheriff’s Office responds to Moore with 20 deputies 
5th Annual See Spot Run     Mack’s 512 Academy growing and donating vegetables   
Coyle Public Schools receives Healthy School Incentive Grant     Guthrie receives $8k grant; funds will help with bike racks, street paint 
Local officers being recognized for National Police Week    Video: Vehicle catches fire over night near downtown building    
Burtcher says farewell to 61st council; Spradlin sworn in     Health Department recognizes National Nurses Week 
Academy cadets investigates mock crime scenes     Vehicle fire results in 160 acres to burn in Logan County 
Sharyl Padgett selected to sit on City Council     Logan County 3-year-old nearly drowns in pond 
Mercy Hospital Emergency Department Ratings Increase    Emotional Wellness & Social Support during Pregnancy 
Zeco Machine, Inc. continues to expand      Natural gas explosion in Logan County; no injuries
Guthrie elects mayor, council members     William H. Macy to star, direct musical drama in Guthrie  
Senator Coburn pays Guthrie a visit with town hall meeting     Inhofe pays a visit to Guthrie for town hall meeting  
Oklahoma State Bank hires new Vice President      Girl rescued from elevator by firefighters 
Former reserve deputy charged with three counts; pleads not guilty    Person found deceased in home was state trooper 
Tyler Powell promoted to Deputy Secretary of Environment    Highway 105 accident sends one air lifted to hospital
DPS: Fatality report for the month of August   Texting & Driving It Can Wait campaign underway
Graduation set to introduce 40 new OHP troopers   Inhofe meets with Customs and Border Patrol officials
Postal Service to stop delivering mail on Saturdays   Oklahoma improves on health ranking  
GNP offers improved text and email alerts   Motorcycle Safety Committee reminds riders to be “geared up, trained up”
Fatality report for the month of December   Fatality report for the month of July  
Fatality report for the month of June    Fatality report for the month of May
Fatality report for the month of March   DPS: Fatality report for the month of February
DPS: Fatality report for the month of January   Kathy Mattea to headline Bluegrass Festival  
“Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” kicks off Aug. 16‏   Operation C.A.R.E. set for Oklahoma highways
Sheriff’s Office ramps up enforcement for More Cops, More Stops campaign   Fireworks permitted in city limits for three days
Workshop planned to help create safe streets policies    Sting operation catches multiple Guthrie businesses  
Motor homes demolished in early morning fire     Jed Waggoner joins F&M Bank 
Junior High teacher suspended; under investigation for book   Oklahoma State Bank hires new Senior Vice President  
Mobile home fills with smoke; home is a loss    Guthrie Stopover tour conducts first meeting 
Bruning putting predators behind bars across the state    Oklahoma State Bank hires new Vice President, Relationship Manager    
Young students wander away from school; both found unharmed    City government races are set for Logan County 
Sheriff’s Office partners with Leads Online for citizens to register property     Guthrie Fire Department receives $76,343 federal grant  
Cadets working through Sheriff’s reserve academy course    Record setting gun license applications applied for 
Sheriff’s Office helps church put plan into place for threats    Distracted driver runs into convenience store building 
Tanker 1 joins the force at the Guthrie Fire Department    Development continues to lead growth at airport 
Sci-Fi movie filming in Guthrie’s Masonic Temple    Broadway bridge update: on schedule for February 
No drastic action needed for water rationing in Guthrie    Fire department promotes six at city council meeting 
Man arrested following vehicle accident early Friday morning    Car catches fire; juvenile arrested 
Local Certified Healthy Oklahoma Annual Award Winners Announced    Fire departments extinguish trailer home in Logan County 
South Division speed limit reduced; police asking to be aware    Cottonwood Flats will be spared of viaduct construction 
Citizens hold town hall meeting for future plans    RV catches fire on Guthrie’s west side   
Drivers license revocation for traffic offenses    Oklahoma joins several states with high flu cases 
Report: Guthrie Taco Bell employee hours cut due to Healthcare mandates   Mystery booms has everyone guessing in town 
Man arrested after accident; two transported to hospital   Guthrie business to receive 218 new jobs  
Councilman announces his re-election for second term   Drinking water not safe for some Logan County residents 
University bridge delayed by weather     Reserve academy graduates; ceremony set for Friday
Free server training offered for alcohol retailers   City looking to fill city council vacant seat 
City sets trash off day for Friday and Saturday   RedHawks to recognize Mary Beth Davis in season opener
The Guthrie Fraternal Order of Police endorse Ayers and Wood   Absentee ballot deadline approaching for Municipal General Election
Registration deadline approaching for local races; candidate forum set   Weather delays construction and opening of Broadway bridge
Truck pulls out onto Highway 33 and strikes van    Broadway bridge construction detoured by weather   
Oklahoma to take part in seat belt crackdown Feb. 1    Chappell to be inducted into Coaches Hall of Fame 

2012 NEWS ARCHIVE HEADLINES

    Dog feces spotted in purse leads to animal rescue     
ODOT updates citizens of Highway 33 reconstruction plan     City Manager resigns post; accepts position in Little Elm   
Mosley joins staff as Economic Development Director   Guthrie Police to install units with new laptops    
Courthouse facing overcrowding, handicap facility issues      Guthrie Police to install dash cameras inside patrol units  
Family files civil suit against a Guthrie living center       Jason Foundation helping build awareness for “warning signs”   
Man mowing yard struck by vehicle on sidewalk     Two killed on I-35; driver speeds in wrong direction  
Driver falls asleep and slams into vehicles     Fatality claimed on Cimarron River bridge 
Collision ends with car in cement wall    Vehicle strikes cows on highway east of Guthrie  
Speeding may be cause for roll over; male mediflighted    Semi accident shuts down I-35 in Guthrie   
Three-year-old falls out and backed over by vehicle       Vehicle accident claims life in county   
 Teen rolls vehicle; speeding may have been cause     Female airlifted following traffic accident     
Truck rolls over; electrical line on top of vehicle       Sheriff’s Department responds to wreck involving deputy   
Horse accident sends one person to hospital      Mom and teenage son sent to hospital in auto accident   
Wreck sends one man to OKC hospital via Eagle Med     Missing female found safely   
Who and what made news for Guthrie in 2012    Top Viewed Stories in 2012 
I-35 accident kills one in Logan County      Would be thief shot, killed in Langston   
Guthrie Fire Department promotes six in leadership positions      Guthrie Schools place on high alert after threat; student arrested 
Superintendent releases statement regarding school threat    Superintendent: measures have been taken to provide a safe environment at school  
Applicants go through firefighter drills; department to fill two positions      Neighbors hold vigil for three-year-old boy 
Accidental shooting claims life of small child     Coyle students honor fellow student on homecoming week 
High speed pursuit on I-35 ends in Guthrie city limits    Guthrie woman killed in early morning vehicle accident  
Body found near county highway identified     Body found along Logan County highway    
Sheriff Bauman hoping to eliminate jail tax in 2015      Council updated on the latest involving the viaduct   
Options heard on filling up pond at Mineral Wells Park      Mayor not to run for fourth term; Ayers to run for office  
Storm leaves damage throughout Guthrie; causes house fire       Fire crews sent out to popular eating spot   
Estimated 200 acres burned on Santa Fe    Train bridge goes up in flames 
Estimated 50 fire departments respond to Logan County grass fire     Metal building catches fire; firefighters keep home safe   
 Semi-trailer catches fire near fire station      Home engulfed with smoke; fire contained quickly
Grass fire goes up near Anderson Road    GFD takes on two grass fires on Wednesday   
County Fire Task Force headed to assist wildland fire      Fire crews take out grass fire west of Guthrie    
Fire crews head west to help fight wildland fire      Grass fire along I-35    
Family loses home to fire; under investigation       Guthrie home engulfed with flames in the early morning 
SUV sent airborne in two vehicle accident    Council approves grant money; sets election and meeting dates  
Fatal accident kills off-duty police officer in Logan County        Bridge construction begins on University 
 Schools, residents go in the dark Monday morning    Residents endure attic fire just days after moving in    
Victim found with stab wound early Sunday morning       State Capital Publishing Museum closed indefinitely  
Home appears to be a loss following morning fire      Hot water tank believed to have started house fire  
Fuel tanker semi crosses I-35 smashing into truck     Earthquake hits between Guthrie and Langston   
Beams now in place on Broadway bridge      City of Guthrie to discontinue final delivery notices   
Mercy Hospital Logan County recruits ER docs     Watch Video: down goes bank, down goes bank  
Mercy Hospital resumes operations following chemical leak    Game warden falls from tree stand; airlifted to OU Medical 
Incumbents re-elected for second term    IBC Bank set to demolish and rebuild downtown bank  
 Chief Deputy accepts position with Nicoma Park    Air ambulances requested in two vehicle accident  
Oklahoma is now an open carry state    Sheriff’s Office warns citizens about a criminal trend    
DPS unveils Veterans logo on driver license and ID cards     City Council discusses tax increase in workshop     
Breland announced as new Guthrie City Manager   Hudson to return back to Logan County Courthouse 
Boone Pickens to fund Guthrie sports complex????    Fire crew called out to house fire early Monday morning   
DEQ issues water warning for rural water supply    Bank plans to demolish building and rebuild   
GPWA likely to approve supplying water to Coyle   Popular cross lifted and placed at Guthrie hospital   
Logan County Health Department schedules flu vaccine clinics    Homes evacuated after gas line break   
Busy intersection claims another vehicle wreck      Road and bridge improvements underway   
Accused intoxicated driver smashes into pregnant woman       Early morning earthquake wakes up residents  
Sleepy Texas driver runs off Highway 35 into tree    Teenage driver fails to yield resulting in two-vehicle collision  
Military Channel blows up vehicle for upcoming episode    Morning accident leaves intersection without street light  
Roll over accident in Wal Mart parking lot     Fire Chiefs hold monthly meeting with state politicians  
Hunting Waterfowl allowed in city’s designated areas      Dozens speak out on increased water bills  
Guthrie Police asking for help in identifying man     Deputies confiscate gambling machines from stores 
Traveler thankful for two Logan County Deputies     DPS: Fatality report for the month of November 
Reminder to lock all vehicles during holiday season   Fatality report for the month of October
Citizens urged to prepare for winter weather    DPS fatality report for the month of September
New housing division starting to take shape in Guthrie     Census shows Logan County among fastest growing in nation   
CNG could drive down cost to the taxpayers     Health Department offers mosquito dunks 
City council approves parking on grass ordinance   American Red Cross: 113 large relief operations in 42 states
Red Cross offers cooking safety tips     Neighborhood to host candlelight vigil for child
Drive to stay alive this Thanksgiving    DPS fatality report for the month of August 
Fall season brings increase in windshield glare       Logan County Sheriff receives certification   
Municipal Services moves back following tornado     Guthrie receives Healthy Communities Incentative Grant  
Logan County Partnership receives grant        Red Cross urges caution heating homes as weather gets colder  
Guthrie distillery on pace for March opening date    Guthrie-Edmond Airport receives second regional vehicle    
County recognizes employees with Safety Awards    Viaduct reopened on Friday   
Council member walks out of executive session      Guthrie Police request FBI to investigate department  
Local bar owner files suit against City of Guthrie     Council member walks out of executive session   
Man files civil case; claims unlawful arrest      FBI agent: no merit for investigation into Guthrie Police  
Two families file claim against city and police department      City buildings going back up post 2011 tornado   
Police Chief swears in four new officers    Seward Road bridge project continues 
Council approves wellness program; denies homeowners request      Peppers Ranch awarded $15,000 grant 
City Manager sits on final council meeting; interim manager named    Dilapidated house torn down Tuesday  
United Way of Logan County names Director      West Nile Virus active in Oklahoma, Guthrie   
Broadway bridge closed beginning July 23       Bridge closing on Broadway for new construction  
DEQ gives water notice to Coyle; Guthrie perhaps solution     12-year-old Guthrie girl infected by West Nile Virus 
Talk to Children about Home Fire Safety    West Nile Virus active in Oklahoma, Guthrie   
Red Cross Helps Families Keep the Lid on Cooking Fires      Red Cross urges apartment & condominium safety   
Guthrie Fire Department urges residents to “Have Two Ways Out!”     First Aid App Brings American Red Cross Safety Tips to Phones 
Patton Named Mercy Clinic COO‏     Governor declares State of Emergency due to drought  
Sharpton says burn ban is out of the hands of commissioners     Will Logan County go under a burn ban? 
Fire chief issues burn ban for the city of Guthrie    Hospital cross goes missing from OKC shop  
Code enforcer follows up on 260 properties    Hospital cross goes missing from OKC shop  
CMOM project continues on in Guthrie      Code Enforcer conducts 73 property checks  
Council to host open forum for sales tax increase     Voter registration drawing close for General Election  
Red Cross helps launch training program for response to disasters   Bauman, McHand and Pearson take primary election
Numbers are good for sales tax and firework permits   City Manager expected to be named on Tuesday  
Reminders about state burn ban still in effect   ODOT to tear down Seward Road bridge; highway to be redirected
Chamber warns businesses of possible scam     Temporary closing of Forrest Hills road
Sheriff’s office arrest 10 in multi-agency checkpoint     Guthrie News Page celebrates first year on the web  
Hospital launches electronic health record     Council to submit settlement proposal to Rural Water  
City completes road projects; park upgrades       OHP releases Memorial Day weekend statistics  
Parking dispute before local attorney goes on trial     Jay Trenary trial begins; girlfriend denies allegations  
Swim beach coming to area lake      Oversize load clips city’s light pole
Local trooper injured in off duty motorcycle accident     Langston officer gets in scuffle with man  
Coyle school teacher found not guilty of all charges    OG&E customers lose power overnight 
NTSB releases details on fatal plane crash in Guthrie     Guthrie police and fire close to making the switch   
Support breastfeeding: it’s everyone’s responsibility      Cause of death revealed for missing lady   
Where are the storm sirens located in Guthrie?     Where are the storm sirens in Logan County?  
Speed limit changes on Walnut; police asking to be aware   Health Department recognizes achievements of local nurses  
Breast Cancer Blood Test Research‏   Sales tax dollars continue to stay above average 
Sales tax numbers continue to be on the rise     What are the needs for Guthrie’s future? 
Council to meet on City Manager’s resignation   Red Cross recruiting for volunteers in 2012  
Get your fireworks permit if you live in Guthrie city limits   Fireworks stands are popping up in Guthrie  
Red Cross reminds to stay safe with tornado safety    Red Cross Offers Tips for a Safe 4th of July
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, June 15th    Free smoke alarms for deaf and hard hearing residents 
Early morning fire destroys mobile home    Mercy Hospital Logan County Names Director of Nursing  
Man hits outdoor display of Ace Hardware   Two vehicles roll over on South Division wreck 
Transformer catches fire; east side goes without power     Guthrie Police take part in realistic training simulation
School bus hit on viaduct following school day     Oklahoma tax refunds no longer issued with paper checks
Sales tax dollars continue to stay above average    3.3 earthquake strikes south of Guthrie 
City set to tear down structures; others given extra time    Small fire creates scare for resident  
Two-vehicle accident on Highway 33 Tuesday morning    ATV involved in fatality accident 
Guthrie man killed early Sunday morning in OKC    Guthrie Police had fewer arrests and citations in 2011 
City Council elects to lower speed limits    Trailer sparks numerous small grass fires along I-35 
Airport to receive corporate hanger development     Man with frostbite found on Highway 77  
Charges dropped against administrator   Water plant flushing fire hydrants could cause discolored water 
Roll over accident sends one man air lifted to hospital     Amber Alert canceled for two boys taken by mother  
Vandals strike GHS softball field    City of Guthrie awarded $286,000 toward legal fees  
Double fatality auto accident near Coyle     Parking on the grass issue continues on 
Truck, trailer collide with car on Division    Truck catches fire on South Division 
Mayor, Vice Mayor Gather at the State Capitol to Convene    Parking on the grass ordinance being considered by council
Vehicle travels 647 feet and lands in ditch     BNSF Railroad to close off roads this week
Blow out was reason for oil rig explosion near Marshall    GPWA files petition against Councilwoman 
Economic Development Committee to meet Thursday    Grass fire breaks out; needed rain falls hours later 
Police chase goes through Logan County; driver captured on foot     CNN to broadcast from Guthrie Tuesday morning
Multiple vehicle accidents keep officials busy    Fatal crash on I-35 near Waterloo Road 
Council to vote on next set of dilapidated structures to be torn down      Council votes to tear down four house structures; three to follow  
County Election Board preparing for new voting system    Teen arrested for arson attacks on East Vilas  
House endures second fire in two days     Garage fire on Jon Street
Mid morning wreck totals two vehicles     Committee recommends lowering speed limit on Walnut to 25 mph 
Guthrie Park Board looking for new members   New Years Day wreck claims life 
Sales tax dollars continue to stay on par   LCEDC, Chambers of Commerce to Host GOP Forum 

2011 NEWS ARCHIVE HEADLINES

Fire crews battle Labor Day wildfire north of Guthrie    
Acting president named for Langston    Mercy continues growth by adding clinics
Short night of approvals for city council    Guthrie Love’s selected to use compressed natural gas
Cemetery hours become more clear    US Postal Service in financial trouble; seeking help
Langston University president to resign    One fatality in a weekend roll over wreck
Motorcycle accident sends Guthrie man to hospital      Arson ruled in Guthrie house fire over the weekend 
City Council approves and declines special use permits     Semi truck strikes Stables building 
Guthrie residents picking up earthquake insurance policies    Holder ordered to pay fines for child abuse; no jail time
Indian tribe launching letter campaign   Amy Holder’s parenting record questioned
Amy Holder found guilty of child abuse     Week one wraps up in Amy Holder case 
Foster mom facing abuse charges in child death   Guthrie set to receive more beauty, library director 
Courthouse evacuated after two threatening phone calls    Guthrie halts annex talks with popular restaurant 
Wrecks pile up in Guthrie on Friday    Guthrie bus involved in three vehicle accident 
Fuel tank empty in Guthrie crash     Plane crash in Guthrie kills one; two survivors   
Pilot believed to have saved family by taking impact     More Cops, More Stops as crack down begins  
Mueller sworn in as Ward III council member   Three children transported in school bus accident 
Guthrie sales tax deposit increases 18% in October    OSU coaches Budke, Serna killed in plane crash
Langston deputy chief suspension lifted; chief still suspended     Firefighters quickly extinguish house fire 
Langston suspends police chief, deputy chief     Second initiative petition filed with City of Guthrie  
Guthrie fire crews battle house fire     Sheri Mueller joins Guthrie city council 
Heat pounding Guthrie, Mineral Wells Park    Silver Alert canceled for Logan County man
Wreck claims a life on highway near Seward     Applicants being sought for city council seat 3
Water line breaks; residents without water    Campers find freedom at neuromuscular camp 
Council awards turbine, GPWA has a temporary home     I-35 claims another life near Guthrie  
Guthrie woman dies after alcohol-related crash    Guthrie News Page reveals new logo 
Logan County fire departments return to OKC wildfire’s    Short night of approvals for city council 
Logan County ranks 53rd in unemployment rate     14 vehicles broken into over weekend 
Neighborhood sales now allowed in city limits      Drowning victim was a Langston University student 
Adoptions down after tornado takes animal shelter     Cimarron River body identified 
Local resident files small claims suit against City    County Commissioners renew lease purchases 
New sales tax rate coming soon; Guthrie sales up 7.9%    Fireworks now allowed in city limits  
186 State laws take effect November 1st    Local sent to hospital with injuries following explosion 
Sisters from Tucson raise money for animal shelter   Firefighters battle grass fire on Guthrie’s southeast side of town
Dog Park will have to wait, again   Child struck by vehicle
Online payments an early success for city    Fire crews wake up to three grass fires Saturday morning 
Initiative Petition filed but with enough signatures?   Medi Flight helicopter blows down Children’s tent; injures one 
Health Department searching for Guthrie woman   ODEQ finds violations at wastewater plant; $44,000 needed for repairs 
GIDA approves to file suit against Excel Jet    Guthrie still recovering from May 24th tornado 
Council member resigns her post   Shadid reappointed as City Attorney; ducks go missing from Mineral Wells
Double fatality wreck claims two from Guthrie   Fire Department to display new team member
Middle school counselor remembered by colleagues   Fire destroys Guthrie home  
Oklahoma highways will be guarded with troopers this week    ODOT awards Guthrie tree grant award
Mayor to present his nominee for City Council on Tuesday   Cottonwood Creek expected to come out this evening
School extracurriculars prepare for heat dangers   Sale of hospital means lower sales taxes  
$300,000 insurance check to help begin rebuilding   Fire crews take out fire on Waterloo Road
DPS shows decrease in traffic fatalities   OG&E customers expected to get refunds
Guthrie Wind Turbine Construction   Grace period ends September 6th for OG&E customers
Is Guthrie next on the water ration plan?    OHP trooper investigated by Logan County DA
Is Logan County next to issue burn ban?   Holiday weekend appearing to be burn ban free for county
City Council approves all items in latest meeting    Latest sales tax numbers keeping Guthrie on par
Guthrie man injured while under the influence   Turbine, City buildings highlight Council meeting
Guthrie woman dies after alcohol-related crash   Food assistance being provided to tornado victims
Fireworks put on hold in city limits   Poll: NBC omits “under God” in pledge of allegiance 
Firework permits are now available   T-Rex helps Guthrie Police Department
Construction Crews Address Sewer Infrastructure   Guthrie on pace with budget revenue
City wrecks keep EMS busy   First Capital Bank makes way for InterBank 
3-year-old child drowns in Guthrie   Mobile homes go up in grass fire 
Trash Off set for Friday and Saturday   Guthrie to consider budget in the future
Fire Chief named to Guthrie   Sales tax drops in Guthrie
LMC Board of Trustees Vote to Align with Mercy   Guthrian’s can now pay utility bill online
Voters approve sale of fire station   Guthrie man appointed to Board of Regents
City Council to consider approving Mueller as judge   Guthrie to consider budget in the future
Guthrie Implements Emergency Notification System   County-Wide Burn Ban Enacted
Proposed Viaduct to Provide Better Transportation   Construction Crews Address Sewer Infrastructure
West Side Fire Station Vote on April 5th   Guthrie to crack down on dilapidated housing