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Requesting open design on next bridge project

May 13, 2015 3:05pm

The new bridge in town over Bird Creek is a wonderful improvement over the old bridge in every respect except one — we can no longer see the water! Would it be possible to have an open design for...

Enjoying the delectable selection of goodies for Saturday’s Tea for Two, from left, are Dennis Robbins, husband of OSU Extension Educator Donna Robbins, along with Vickie Robbins, Yvonna Garrett, Lou Ann Christian, Randy Fuqua, Gladys Beuchler and Frances Quillen. The event was sponsored by the Osage County OHCE and held in the Ag Building at the Osage County Fairgrounds. Kathryn Swan/J-C Correspondent

‘Tea for Two’ provides venue of ‘Organization 101’

Apr 23, 2015 10:04am

I was privileged Saturday to be the guest speaker for a remarkable group of Osage County women, the OHCE, an acronym for Osage County Home and Community Education, formerly known as Home...

Keeping the EPA honest

Mar 25, 2015 12:03pm

In western Oklahoma, we’re no strangers to regulatory overreach from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Farmers, ranchers and small businesses are often surprised to find themselves the...

Local coach thanks community

Mar 04, 2015 12:03pm

The Pawhuska track and field team hosted a baked potato dinner and silent auction on Tuesday, Feb. 24, at First United Methodist Church. The event was put on to raise necessary funds for the...

Eating the Frog — Why multitasking doesn’t work

Feb 11, 2015 2:02pm

The Pawhuska Chamber’s recent “Food for Thought” series proved a great kickoff for the New Year! Holding true to their goal of providing professional development and a meaningful networking...

4-day school week is ill-advised

Feb 05, 2015 9:02am

Hope is not a method. In 26 years of military service to three different wars, Hurricane Katrina and the Moore tornado, I learned that lesson and a few others the hard way, more than once. The...

Letter to the Editor

Feb 05, 2015 9:02am

The members of Alpha Zeta chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha (ESA) would like to thank the following businesses and individuals who contributed to the flag sponsorship fund raiser. Because of their...

Industrial wind farms aren’t ‘green’ if they destroy our prairie

Jan 14, 2015 2:01pm

Many have been following the ongoing conflict in Osage County, Oklahoma regarding industrial wind energy development — objections, denied permits, lawsuits, delays. Wildlife conservation is one of...

Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus

Dec 17, 2014 12:12pm

(Eight-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon wrote a letter to the editor of New York’s Sun, and the quick response was printed as an unsigned editorial Sept. 21, 1897. The work of veteran newsman Francis...

Program gearing up to help less fortunate Pawhuskans

Nov 26, 2014 12:11pm

The Pawhuska Helping Hands program is beginning its 2014 campaign to help needy Pawhuska residents.

The needs based Christmas program, Helping Hands, will again be focusing on a flexible...

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