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  Guthrie officer, nurse and custodian honored in saving teen’s life

A trio of heroes were honored at Guthrie Junior High School after they helped save the life of a student from choking following the Homecoming parade in September.
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  Motorcycle accident claims Guthrie life

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported on Wednesday a Guthrie man was killed in a motorcycle accident last month on Interstate 35 in Oklahoma City.
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  Video: City crews begin working on removing grass from Mineral Wells’ pond

The City of Guthrie simply has had tough luck when it comes to the pond at Mineral Wells Park over the last several months. The pond has gone from completely dry to high grass flooded in water.
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  Guthrie elementary student not diagnosed with meningitis

Health Department officials confirm with Guthrie News Page the elementary student believed to have meningitis does not have the virus.
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   Semi-truck crosses highway and rolls over into ditch

Three people are extremely lucky after a pickup truck struck a guardrail straight on and a semi-truck over-turned into an embankment just missing a creek.
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   Deputies on the lookout for missing juvenile with medical needs

UPDATE 10-15-14 at 7:30 — Missing juvenile, Trance Rodenbough, from Logan County was located in Edmond near I-35 and 15th Street in Edmond this morning at 7 a.m.
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   Council selects Reandeau for Ward 2 councilmember

A three person committee comprised of Guthrie city council members nominated Clarice Reandeau for the vacant Ward 2 seat for both city council and the Guthrie Public Works Authority. On Tuesday, the council made it official.
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  City and Chamber do not agree to contract terms; City takes over CVB

The Guthrie Chamber of Commerce has overlooked the Convention and Visitors Bureau for the past 20 years, but effective immediately the City of Guthrie will now take over of the CVB after the two entities failed to reach a contract agreement.
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  City of Guthrie searching for volunteers to sit on boards and commissions

Ever wanted to serve on a City of Guthrie board? Now, is your chance as the City is searching for dedicated volunteers who advise the City Council on a variety of matters.
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   Cody Mosley selected as 30 Under 30 finalist‏  

Cody Mosley has been selected as a finalist for 30/30 Next Gen by Ion Oklahoma Online. Read more…

 


     Proposed senior living facility to benefit Logan County  

Trinity Mixed-Use Development project hosted the first of two public meetings on Monday, Sept. 22. Over 30 Logan County residents attended to learn more about the project. Read more…  

 


  Crash leaves two dead; three more hospitalized

It is unclear what caused a two-vehicle accident on Saturday evening resulting in two deaths and three others left with serious injuries.
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  High speed pursuit ends in fire; search for man and juvenile

A Guthrie police officer spotted a reported stolen vehicle near the Guthrie Junior High and shortly after started a vehicle pursuit that reached speeds of 100 mph.
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  Proposed economic development project in Logan County

Logan County Commissioners will consider allowing tax incremented financing (TIF) for a proposed economic development project in the area. 
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The money side of things between City and the CVB  

Contract discussion between Guthrie City Council and Chamber of Commerce questioned dollar amounts. City officials have shared some of that information. Read more… |
Related story: Video: City of Guthrie and Chamber of Commerce disagree on approved contract

 


  Cost of speeding citations increase inside city limits   

If you are issued a citation in the city of Guthrie you can expect to pay a bit more after the Guthrie City Council approved the increase in traffic fines.
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  Grant awarded for water system improvements in Logan County

Rural Water District #2 in Logan County has been awarded a nearly $140,000 grant for much needed water system improvements, according to Sen. AJ Griffin and Rep. Dale DeWitt.
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  Council member resigns post 

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.
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Roadway blocked following overturned tanker truck

An overturned tanker truck closed down traffic for several hours in southern Logan County.
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  Three vehicle accident results in fatality; six people involved

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

 


Not enough council members to hold scheduled meeting

The Guthrie city council and workshop scheduled meetings were canceled Tuesday evening after there were not enough council members to form a quorum.
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  Voters say yes to county tax and no to city sales tax

The votes were counted with mix results. Voters approved a Logan County tax. Meanwhile, City of Guthrie voters rejected a proposed increase.
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  Mustang man dies on highway accident in Logan County

One person was killed Sunday afternoon after his vehicle crossed the center line on State Highway 74.
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  Guthrie re-recognized as a StormReady Community 

National Weather Service officials have, once again, recognized Guthrie as a StormReady community. Read more…

 


  City of Guthrie announces Sweger as new police chief  

The City of Guthrie has found their next police chief. Read more…

 


Guthrie agrees to sell water to Coyle  

The Guthrie Public Works Authority agreed to provide water to the Town of Coyle at Tuesday evening’s meeting inside Guthrie’s City Hall.  Read more…

 


Fowl hunting denied at Liberty Lake for 2014 

Despite the recommendation from the Guthrie Parks Board to allow water fowl hunting at Liberty Lake for the 2014 season, the Guthrie city council unanimously voted against the motion.
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Man jumps from vehicle on Interstate 35    

A Oklahoma City man was admitted into a hospital in serious condition after he had jumped out of a moving vehicle down Interstate 35.
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Crescent man killed in late night vehicle accident on Highway 74C

A Crescent man is dead following a one vehicle accident late Thursday night. Read more… 

 


  Driver lucky in several ways after crashing and falling 15 feet

A Logan County driver was lucky in several different ways on Tuesday afternoon after driving off the roadway and went crashing down into a shallow stream of water near a bridge.
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  Fire departments knock down grass fire; 50 acres total burn

Six Logan County fire departments took down a grass fire on a hot Friday afternoon. In total, 50 acres had been scorched in the southeast portion of the county. Read more…

 


Seay joins Mercy Clinic in Guthrie

Mercy Clinic in Guthrie welcomes Lauren Seay, a board-certified physician assistant with special interest in preventive medicine, women’s health and pediatric care.
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  Video: Small group attends meeting on city sales tax election

Citizens within the City of Guthrie boundaries will be heading to the polls. Earlier this week a town hall meeting was held for the one percent proposed sales tax increase. Now, that meeting can be viewed online. Read more…

 


    Neighbor thankful firefighters saved her home 

A Guthrie house was engulfed with flames and smoke as firefighters arrived on the west side of town Tuesday afternoon. The cause of the fire appears to be suspicious. Read more…

 


  Jail being paid off early; officials hopeful for sales tax

Logan County’s citizens may remember, in 2005, they passed a ten year sales tax proposition to fund the building, operation and maintenance of the new Detention Center.
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Video: Air conditioner possibly to blame in house fire   

Fire crews rushed to a trailer home on Wednesday afternoon in eastern Logan County. The home is reported as a total loss. Read more…

 


  Case reopened on Simpson; detectives trying to find answers on injured dogs

The Logan County Sheriff’s Office has reopened the case on Simpson and another possible dog that was found with severe injuries.
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Sheriff’s Office opens new substation in Coyle  

The Logan County Sheriff’s Office announced the opening of their newest sub-station in the community of Coyle. Oklahoma State Bank has partnered with the department to enable this addition to the Sheriff’s Office.
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Guthrie man listed in stable condition following accident 

A Guthrie man is listed in stable condition after he was rushed to a Oklahoma City hospital on Tuesday afternoon following a two vehicle accident on Highway 33.
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  Dad, mom perish in three-vehicle accident; children survive

Tragedy struck a Hennessey family following a three vehicle accident just outside of Crescent Thursday afternoon. The collision killed two and sent several others to the hospital.
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Jeep disobeys warning signs; smashed by train

School is right around the corner. With the excitement, Guthrie News Page is sharing the school supply list and enrollment dates for the 2014-15 school year.
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  Community prepares for next disaster 

After the recent wildfires south and east of Guthrie it became apparent that there was a need for a consolidation of services and resources so that those affected by tragedy could easily determine where to go for help.
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  Retail shop coming to Liberty Lake; proposed sales tax would benefit lake 

Improvements are ongoing at Liberty Lake as city officials are hopeful of making the lake a premier place to attend in Central Oklahoma. An approved sales tax in August would continue that momentum. Read more…
 

Traffic signals expected in Spring 2015 at 35 and 33

The City of Guthrie adopted a resolution in their latest city council meeting to partner with the state for traffic signals at Interstate 35 and Highway 33. The design portion of the project is currently underway.
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Amber Alert canceled: Olivia Smith has been found safe

The Amber Alert for Olivia Smith, 5, has been canceled. She was found in Seminole, Texas. Read more…

 


Oklahoma drivers to use PikePasses in Texas, Kansas 

Oklahoman’s traveling through Dallas and Fort Worth will soon be able to travel on toll roads with their Oklahoma issued PikePass. By the end of the year, Oklahoma drivers will be able to do the same in Kansas. Read more…

 


  Police chief to retire after 23 year career in Guthrie

For the first time in a decade, the Guthrie Police Department will be searching for a police chief. Damon Devereaux announced he will be retiring at the end of July.
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  Poll: Breaking down the proposed one percent sales tax increase proposal

Several questions have risen since the City of Guthrie announced they will be seeking a one percent sales tax increase to the citizens with a vote on Aug. 26.
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Lady listed in stable condition following accident on Highway 105 

A Meridian lady was mediflighted to a Oklahoma City hospital on Tuesday afternoon after a two-vehicle accident on Highway 105.
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End of program would be “devastating” for fire departments 

A program that allows rural fire departments to purchase surplus military vehicles, to help fight fires, may be going away. Read more…

 


  Investigation closed: No evidence to confirm dog was dragged behind vehicle

The investigation of the injured dog from on July 1, at Simpson and Western has been closed. Read more…

 


  Tragedy avoided in near drowning incident of child

A Logan County family is counting their blessings this holiday after a near drowning of a child on Friday afternoon. Read more…

 


  What to do with the Excelsior building?

Following a Sunday evening meeting, it appears the Excelsior building will be delayed from going to auction. The building has been a heavy topic for several community members and the City of Guthrie.
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  Council approves ODOT annexation  
The Guthrie City Council needed just 11 minutes to conduct business on Tuesday evening. The group unanimously agreed on all items, including annexing a portion of land near the 35-33 corridor.
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Video: Town Hall meeting gains national attention

So what about those earthquakes? Oklahoma has felt its fair share and so has Guthrie. On Thursday, State Rep. Jason Murphey constructed a town hall meeting.
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DPS: Fatality report for the month of July
Oklahoma’s Infant Mortality Rate continues to decline 
Summer rain leading to early fall allergy season 
Mercy Hospital now offering new telestroke program 
Lighting Safety Week is a reminder to stay safe
Noncustodial parent visitation rights bill signed into law 
Video: ODOT holds viaduct public hearing 
Fees increased at local lakes and parks  
DPS: Fatality report for the month of April  
Oklahoma law will require class before getting divorce with children  
Bill signed to increase number of Highway Patrol officers
DPS: Fatality report for the month of March
Insurance companies flooded with earthquake insurance calls 
GFD reminds rural residents to get fire memberships  
Guthrie Police: By the numbers in 2013  

 


Sheriff’s Office debuts new inmate video visitation program

The Sheriff’s Office launched a new inmate video visitation program. Authorities believe the system will improve prisoner morale and will be an incentive for good behavior.
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  Suspicious package in front of City Hall given all clear 

A package left in front of  Guthrie’s City Hall was ruled suspicious causing the entire area to be evacuated and blocked off on Thursday evening.  Read more… 

 


Child, man transported to hospital following accident

Two people, including a child, were transported to hospitals after a driver was following too close and struck another vehicle attempting to make a turn on south Division.
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  No foul play in unattended death

The Guthrie Police Department was dispatched to the city’s east side on Tuesday afternoon after witnesses spotted an unresponsive female locked inside a vehicle.
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  Man, dogs attacked by loose pit bulls in downtown 

Gary Good was walking his two dogs in downtown Guthrie when all of a sudden they were encountered by two loose pit bulls. It was then, Good and his dogs were under attack.
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  Lawn equipment stolen from cemetery 

A Guthrie cemetery was hit last week when several lawn equipment items were stolen. Read more…

 


  Residents question “lowering” of county sales tax vote  

County residents are questioning the tax that was voted to go away in 2015.
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Motorcycle accident claims Guthrie life  

Emergency personnel responded to a motorcycle accident on the I-35 southbound south Guthrie exit off ramp on Tuesday evening. Tragically, claiming a life.
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Citizens to vote on one percent sales tax increase  

The Citizen Rate and Fee Committee suggested the City Council take a one percent sales tax increase to the voters of Guthrie. Now, citizens will have the final say with a special election vote on Aug. 26.
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  Silver Alert issued for Logan County lady  

Missing person, 78-year-old white female Karol Kenaston. 5’5″ tall blue and green eyes 125 pounds. Read more…

 


  City Council restricts tobacco and e-cigarette products 

Guthrie is joining the list of cities and schools that will restrict tobacco and e-cigarette products. The restriction will be for all city owned and operated properties, including parks, lakes and little league sports fields. 
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  Tractor flipped over on Highway 74

A pick up truck attempted to pass a tractor on Highway 74 Thursday afternoon causing an accident that blocked both lanes.
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Could Guthrie do away with Division Street?

Could a major street that runs right through Guthrie be renamed? It will be researched and considered by city officials in July.
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  GPWA receives loan to expand water service to Coyle

The Guthrie Public Works Authority has received a $470,000 principal forgiveness loan to help finance the expansion of water service to the community of Coyle. 
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County Health officials urge West Nile Virus prevention 

Logan County Health Department officials encourage Logan County residents to take precautions to reduce the risk of contracting West Nile virus, a mosquito-borne illness. 
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GHS gymnasium set to receive new bleachers  

For the first time since 1978, the Guthrie High School gymnasium will be receiving new seating.  Read more…





















2014 NEWS ARCHIVE HEADLINES

     
     
    Assistant DA announces her campaign for election
It’s not too early to get immunizations for next school year    Troopers preparing for “Operation C.A.R.E.” on Labor Day weekend 
Voter registration deadline is October 10   Public discussion set for upcoming county sales tax vote 
Voter registration deadline is August 1        Guthrie rattled by three quakes in 47 minutes  
 Signal traffic lights at 33 and 35 corridor one step away    Water expected to be flowing into pond at Mineral Wells
 Firework ordinance amended for city limits    Sheriff’s Department adds sub-station in Mulhall
 Bridge replacement to shut down US-77     Local legislators to host earthquake town hall
 Motorcycle accident claims life of OKC man; fire totals mobile home   Couple needing donations after fire destroys home 
Grass fire destroys barn; 160 acres go up in flames       Sgt. Brittany Harris promoted to Patrol Sergeant   
Four juveniles arrested in connection of fire and burglary of school 
  Video: Banner School destroyed by early morning fire
Employee finds Cotteral school vandalized   Cause of Guthrie wildfire ruled undetermined
Fire over takes Guthrie; one person dead     Jack Bowyer seeks election for district attorney 
Motorcycle and semi accident sends one to the hospital     Video: Cheryl Miller introduced as head coach at Langston  
High winds leaves damages to house and barn     All storm sirens hoped to be fixed this week
Jasmine Hill returns home after being away from home for 12 days    Viaduct public hearing set for May 8  
 Accident sends motorcyclist to OKC hospital    Airport and manager earn top annual awards 
Guthrie earns Tree City USA status    Kim Biggs promoted to Guthrie City Clerk, Treasurer 
Guthrie teachers among thousands for rally     Logan County homicide victim identified 
Logan County hit with 11 earthquakes in 11 hours    Oil and gas industry booming in Logan County  
Guthrie teen identified in house fire    Grass fires burn Logan County; two homes suffer damage
Charges dropped on Edmond man accused of lewd act   Advanced water meters continued to be installed for customers
Police add MRAP to its arsenal   Committee hoping to bring excitement to downtown area
State burn ban to expire on Wednesday   OHP: Keeping travelers and boaters safe this weekend 
Two vehicles collide in intersection sending one vehicle into home    Early morning house fire claims a Guthrie life  
Guthrie named as finalist to receive Art Place America Grant    Video: Fire crews battle house fire, winter elements  
Bicyclist found dead on west side      Burned body found in rural Logan County 
Results: Holiday crackdown on drunk drivers   DPS: Fatality report for the month of December 
Mercy Names Keith Minnis VP of Human Resources in OKC    Fatality report for the month of October 
Quakes hit the county again on Monday   

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Earthquakes rattle citizens on Friday    Sharp disappointed in lack to ban texting while driving  
DEQ makes Guthrie Armory safe again; no plans for building    City set to upgrade with 30 new computers 
Earthquakes return to Guthrie; four more on Tuesday morning    Six registered earthquakes rattle Guthrie 
Guthrie addressing odor and taste of city water      Wireless water meter reading improves efficiency
Two day Trash Off set for Guthrie residents in April    Missing juvenile has been found 
First flu death reported in Logan County    Park Board recommends tree for downtown district  
Guthrie begins replacement of water meters    Explosions heard and felt from feed plant  
Popular retail gas station scheduled to open in April      Logan County breaks out in grass fires; firefighters save homes 
Video: Fire destroys home while family is away at the movies     Trees removed from downtown parking lot  
Logan County property taxes set to fall by 8 percent    Boom! Down goes the street light 
Emergency responders stay busy overnight    Dollar General to sell beer? Applies for license 
Viaduct public hearing set for May 8    Red Cross and partner agencies to open Resource site
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

 
     
     
Guthrie: When It All Started    Chuck Wagon Feed Photo Gallery 
89er Celebration: Carnival    89er Celebration: 89er Parade 
89er Celebration: Concert in the Park    89er Celebration: 89er Rodeo 
89er Celebration: Stake Your Claim race    BancFirst ranked on Forbes list for third year 
Oklahomans encouraged to purchase earthquake insurance    Langston mourning the loss of their mayor  
BancFirst ranked best in privacy policy      Hardin promoted to Market President for OSB 
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
Is your home properly marked for emergency personnel?     Teenager drowns in Guthrie’s Liberty Lake  
Cafeteria worker saves GUES student     Most viewed stories in 2013 on GNP  
Logan County Jail opens up new housing unit      Grassfire burns 60 acres north of Guthrie
Frozen tree uproots and lands on truck     Bicycle racks added in downtown area
Logan County DA announces upcoming retirement     Video: Home burns to the ground; family of 8 escapes  
Fire destroys motorbikes and lawnmower    Water rates going up; when and how much?
McKinney family purchases Lazy E Arena and Ranch   Video: Candles possible cause of home fire 
School bus involved in head on collision   Gentlemen of the Road Compost Council nominated for Best Recycling
Guthrie Police will be enforcing seat belt safety    Update: Earthquake centers near the Logan County line
Sales tax revenue hits nearly $500K    Video: Sheriff’s Office introduces their K9 deputies 
Award winner becomes Territorial Capital Sports Museum
  One killed and one airlifted with crash on I-35  
Convenience store broken into; cash and cigarettes taken   Video: Person airlifted to OKC after being hit in the road  
Home saved after dryer catches fire; prevention tips    Fired police officer wants his job back; case going to arbitration
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    Downtown intersections turns into 4-way stops
ODOT pushes viaduct project back to late 2015   Student treated for meningitis recovering at home
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