Stillwater News Press staff discuss the week's top stories. Managing Editor Beau Simmons is joined by City Editor Michelle Charles, Editor Tanner Holubar, and Reporter Ashlynd Huffman.
Looking back: A timeline of COVID-19 in Payne County: https://www.stwnewspress.com/news/looking-back-a-timeline-of-covid-19-in-payne-county/article_091e7b1a-8602-11eb-b6ae-ab4a296f2813.html
UPDATE: COVID-19 diagnosis in Payne County prompts emergency declaration, city closures: https://www.stwnewspress.com/news/update-covid-19-diagnosis-in-payne-county-prompts-emergency-declaration-city-closures/article_07d62750-6720-11ea-a73c-177e98101ebe.html
City of Stillwater drops mask requirement after businesses threatened: https://www.stwnewspress.com/covid-19/city-of-stillwater-drops-mask-requirement-after-businesses-threatened/article_d05d8636-8bed-11ea-aef2-2b5cebfc0023.html
Bar rules: Emergency declaration puts new limits on nightlife: https://www.stwnewspress.com/news/local_news/bar-rules-emergency-declaration-puts-new-limits-on-nightlife/article_95ffb08d-cfbe-530b-9c35-dc883c2b499f.html
Stillwater Medical activates surge plan to deal with spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations: https://www.stwnewspress.com/news/stillwater-medical-activates-surge-plan-to-deal-with-spike-in-covid-19-hospitalizations/article_709411de-01e5-11eb-aba9-fb2af5146559.html
Q5: Prairie Pandemic Relief Concert to benefit Randy Blake's family: https://www.stwnewspress.com/news/q5-prairie-pandemic-relief-concert-to-benefit-randy-blakes-family/article_09ff5282-8771-11eb-828c-fb3793f9a5b8.html
OSU jazz band donations to ODB https://sccfriends.weebly.com/#/
OUR VIEW: Queuing up for barbecue: https://www.stwnewspress.com/opinion/our-view-queuing-up-for-barbecue/article_44571c1c-57f8-11e9-9619-030f816baad2.html
Jurors hear testimony from nurse, PCSO investigator: https://www.stwnewspress.com/news/jurors-hear-testimony-from-nurse-pcso-investigator/article_4b72ff2b-2dd4-5f76-a8d8-5dd06807ce5c.html
This Week's Circulars
Delia Marthell Kinzie, 91, died January 19, 2022. Funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 28, 2022 at the Lost Creek United Methodist Church with burial following at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Strode Funeral Home.
Joseph "Joe" Moore, 43, passed away January 15, 2022. Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday, January 24, 2022 at Sunnybrook Christian Church. Condolences may be sent to the family and an online obituary viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com.
- Stillwater police said body found Saturday is being investigated as a suicide
- Teammates rally behind true freshman Young after poor showing
- Jurors recommend life in prison for McClendon
- Dugger introduces bills that would add stipulations, limits to public records
- Stillwater Public Schools recruiting substitute teachers, support staff
- REPORT: Auburn DC Derek Mason a ‘strong candidate’ for Oklahoma State DC opening
- All-Area athletes break records, fuel team success and more
- Stillwater man dies in Tuesday night wreck on south Perkins
- Stillwater Medical Center issues Code Green disaster declaration
- COURT ROUNDUP: Several felony cases returned to court Tuesday