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Great Bend Co-op adding Oklahoma locations with new merger

After holding informational meetings this summer on the impact and conducting a study, the Farmers Co-op of Carmen, Oklahoma merger with the Great Bend Co-op is official. Carmen members voted “yes” Thursday to the merger which will add five locations in Oklahoma to the Great Bend business. Great...
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Two charged in connection to overdose death of Enid man

ENID, Okla. (KOKH) — Two people have been charged in connection to the overdose death of a 46-year-old Enid man last October. Kenneth Tyrone Sanders Jr., 37, was taken into custody without incident at High Point Trailer Park on Tuesday night. Gage Alexander Huffman, 26, was already in custody...
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Lane Closure at Integris Hospital for Sign Installation

ENID, OK (July 1, 2022)— City of Enid officials announced today, that beginning on Wednesday July 6th, traffic control at the intersection of West Owen K. Garriott Road and South Monroe Street will be adjusted slightly to facilitate the installation of a wall sign for the INTEGRIS Hospital. Traffic will...

Perry Fire Chief offers tips for happy, healthy Fourth of July

Yes, it might be cloudy and overcast this Fourth of July, or it may be sunny and bright, but either way sunburns are very dangerous and painful. Severe sunburn is possible even on a cloudy day. The dangers of skin cancer from repeated sunburns are real and can be very...

Two men face murder charges in overdose death of Enid man

ENID, Okla. — Police said two men face murder charges in the overdose death of an Enid man. The incident occurred in October of last year. The staff with the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics, the DEA and Garfield County Sheriff’s Narcotics Division also helped with the investigation. A...

North 42nd Street Closed for Water Pipeline Construction

ENID, OK (July 1, 2022)— City of Enid Engineering officials announced today, that beginning on Tuesday, July 5th, a portion of North 42nd Street will be closed at East Phillips Avenue to allow contractors to continue construction on a water pipeline. East Phillips Avenue will remain open and is not anticipated to be impacted by this construction.

INTEGRIS Welcomes Lindsay Garinger

Lindsay Garinger, APRN-CNP, will soon join INTEGRIS Family Care Enid, located on the second floor of the INTEGRIS Bass Baptist Health Center pavilion. She received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Northwestern Oklahoma State University in 2006. After gaining many years of experience in various areas of nursing, Garinger earned a Master of Science specializing as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She has been practicing family medicine in Enid for the last five years.

Emergency Water Outage on Harvest Drive

ENID, OK (July 1, 2022)— City of Enid announced today, there is an emergency water outage on all of Harvest Drive and on McClaflin Drive due to emergency repairs. Services are expected to be restored by 6 p.m. today. ###

INTEGRIS Nurse’s Career Comes Full Circle

Pamela Joseph’s nursing career came full circle recently when she retired from the profession after 40 years. The emergency department nurse chose May 14, 2022, as her final day for a reason. That was the exact date she graduated from nursing school at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in 1982.

Concrete Repairs on East Ash Prompts Road Closure

ENID, OK (June 30, 2022)— City of Enid Street officials announced today, that the area of 1626 to 1710 East Ash Avenue will be closed to traffic beginning on Friday, July 1st. This closure is expected to last approximately two weeks and will allow contractors to complete concrete repairs. Motorists...

CASA Focuses on Keeping Families Together

Enid, Oklahoma – June is National Reunification Month, a month dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of keeping families involved in the child welfare system together and recognizing how the community can better support these families. When a family becomes involved with the child welfare system, the mission...

Mirrors of Yesterday

10 Years Ago Haley Shea Hayton and Wesley William Brorsen married July 14, 2012 at the Dominion Housein Guthrie. Rev. Kent Reubell officiated. Parents of the couple are David and Debbie Hayton, Billings, and Verl and Dianna Brorsen, Perry. 25 Years Ago A spring storm swept through the area caused some problems for Perry’s electrical department crew. The electrical storm dumped .86 of an inch…
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NOC Foundation establishes Judith L. Whitmore nursing scholarship

Body The Northern Oklahoma College Foundation acknowledges the establishment of the Judith L. Whitmore Nursing Scholarship Fund. Whitmore began her nursing career after graduating from Northern Oklahoma College in 1990. After receiving her bachelors and Master’s in nursing, Judith began teaching future nurses where her nursing journey began at Northern Oklahoma College on the Enid Campus.

Independence Day Holiday Schedule and Closings

ENID, OK (May 28, 2022) – — In observance of the Independence Day holiday on Monday, July 4th, City of Enid residents are reminded that the administration offices, Enid Public Transit, Enid Public Library, Enid Animal Welfare, the recycle center and the landfill will be closed. The Meadowlake...