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Posted on: January 29, 2024

City Manager Appoints Assistant City Managers

(Stillwater, OK) – In effort to increase municipal efficiency and overall effectiveness, City Manager Kimberly Meek appoints additional leadership within the City Manager’s Office, Assistant City Manager Christy Cluck and Assistant Cit...

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Residential Fire Under Investigation

(Stillwater, OK) – On Monday, January 15, at 7:41 p.m., the Stillwater Fire Department, Stillwater Police Department, and LifeNet EMS responded to a residential structure fire. 

Upon arrival, fire crews found smoke and flames emitting fr...

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Posted on: December 21, 2023

City of Stillwater to Address Critical Water Pump Stations

Pictured, left to right: Shelly Crynes, David Barth, Tim Davis (OWRB), Deputy City Manager Brady Moore, City Manager Kimberly Meek, James Driskel, Christy Cluck, Dawn Dodson, Chris Humes

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Posted on: December 19, 2023

Groundbreaking Ceremony for Stillwater Fire Station, TIME Project

Pictured, left to right: David Robinson, Ethan James, Aaron Stoops, Dawn Dodson, Councilor Tim Hardin, Candy Staring, Reagan Caram, Councilor Kevin Clark, Councilor Christie Hawkins, Chief Terry Essary, Asst. Chief Brandon Halcomb, Deputy City Manager Bra...

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Posted on: December 12, 2023

City Manager Announces Right Hand, Deputy Brady Moore

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(Stillwater, OK) – City Manager Kimberly Meek continues to work in-depth with staff and community partners and has officially named Brady Moore as the Deputy City Manager.

“Brady has been an asset for the City and for me in this transition. I’m incredibly ...

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

Stillwater Electric Utility Receives Service Reliability Award

Stillwater Electric Utility Receives Service Reliability Award

(Stillwater, OK) – The Stillwater Electric Utility (SEU), the city’s electric department, earned the Municipal Electric Systems of Oklahoma, Inc. (MESO) First-Place award in the annual Electric Operations and Reliability Competition.

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Posted on: December 1, 2023

Dedication of “Interlaced” – Sculpture Represents the Spirit of Stillwater

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(Stillwater, OK) – “Interlaced,” a major piece of public art, was dedicated Friday, Dec. 1, in Stillwater, thanks to the generosity of community members with a vision of providing a beautiful welcome at one of the city&rs...

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Posted on: November 16, 2023

Stillwater’s Our Daily Bread Receives Funding to Improve Services for Families

(Stillwater, OK) – Our Daily Bread Food & Resource Center has received a $10,000 grant through the Potts Family Foundation (PFF) based in Oklahoma City to identify needs of families with young children in effort to encourage and assist partn...

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Posted on: November 7, 2023

Stillwater City Council Approves New Rate Structures

(Stillwater, OK) – Stillwater City Council approved new, aligned rate structures to meet the cost of service and infrastructure projects after several months of rate studies, consultations with experts who specialize in utility rate structures, ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2023

City Council Names Stillwater’s New City Manager

(Stillwater, OK) – Mayor Joyce and City Council voted unanimously to name Stillwater’s new City Manager, Kimberly Meek, the current City Manager of Duncan and previous city manager and finance director for the City of Guymon.

Meek bring...

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Posted on: October 13, 2023

Stillwater Fire Celebrates New Engines with Traditional Ceremony

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(STILLWATER, OK) — The Stillwater Fire Department dedicated two new fire engines on Friday, Oct. 13 with a wetdown ceremony, an old fire-fighting tradition celebrated by departments across the country and revived by SFD in 2013.

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Posted on: September 27, 2023

Watershed Quality Offers FREE Household Hazardous Waste Collection

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(Stillwater, OK) — The City of Stillwater’s Watershed Quality Department will have its bi-annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection event Saturday, Oct. 21, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Convenience Collection Center, 807 S. Perkins Road. 

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Posted on: September 21, 2023

Stillwater Tasked with Rate Study Review

(Stillwater, OK) – Stillwater City Council will receive utility rate study findings and information from LM Vedder Consulting (electric), NewGen Strategies & Solutions, LLC. (water and wastewater), and Meshek/Jacobs (stormwater). This inform...

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Posted on: September 9, 2023

Mayor Joyce Focuses on Vision Forward in State of the City

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(STILLWATER, OK) – Stillwater is riding a wave of positive momentum thanks to a culture of growth, optimism, inspiration and inclusion among community members, Stillwater Mayor Will Joyce told attendees during his State of the City address Frida...

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Posted on: August 23, 2023

Stillwater Fire Honors New Recruits with Official Pinning Ceremony

(STILLWATER, OK) – Earlier today, Stillwater Fire added new recruit firefighters Dane Lemmon, Brandon Vessar and Colton Savory to the ranks.

Lemmon is a certified EMT, who is originally from Cushing, Oklahoma. He obtained his EMT certification at...

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Posted on: August 22, 2023

Stillwater Fire Responds to Travel Trailer Fire

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(Stillwater, OK) – Earlier today at 11:20 a.m., Stillwater Fire Department, Payne County Sheriff’s Office, Stillwater Emergency Management, LifeNet, State Fire Marshal, and the Medical Examiner’s Office responded to a travel ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2023

Stillwater Finance Department Receives Recognition for Government Accounting and Financial Reporting

(STILLWATER, OK) – The City of Stillwater has once again been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada. The City has receiv...

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Posted on: August 8, 2023

Nationwide Search for Stillwater City Manager Continues

(Stillwater, OK) – Mayor Will Joyce and City Council, City of Stillwater Human Resources Director Christy Driskel and City Attorney Kimberly Carnley have been working closely with Lissa Barker of SGR on the nationwide search to fill Stillwater&a...

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Posted on: August 7, 2023

Stillwater Fire Department Honors Nurses for Life-Saving Actions

(STILLWATER, OK) – Three nurses at Fresenius Kidney Care have garnered well-deserved recognition from the Stillwater Fire Department (SFD) after taking swift and decisive action in the early moments of a patient’s cardiac arrest. The healthcare profession...

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Posted on: July 25, 2023

Investors Commit To Development of Block 34 Community Event Space

(STILLWATER, OK) – KICKER® owner Steve Irby, Jim Beckstrom and City of Stillwater Administration announce that development of Block 34 is now fully funded and designs are complete, with bid process to begin in September. The bid for cons...

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Posted on: July 14, 2023

Stillwater Names Kellie Reed as Stillwater Regional Airport’s Director

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(Stillwater, OK) – Stillwater Regional Airport’s (SWO’s) new director, Kellie Reed, returns home to lead one of only four airports in Oklahoma that provides commercial airline service.

Director Reed shared her plans to hit the...

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Posted on: July 7, 2023

The Sun Deck at Boomer Lake Park is Closed for Repairs

(Stillwater, OK) — Due to safety concerns, the sun deck at Boomer Lake Park is closed until necessary repairs have been made.

After initial inspection, it was determined that all of the decking and guardrails must be replaced and some of the conc...

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Posted on: July 6, 2023

Stillwater Police Volunteer to Restore Water for Retired Officer’s Family

Stillwater Police Volunteer to Restore Water for Retired Officers Family

(Stillwater, OK) — Members of the Stillwater Police Department recently demonstrated the commitment officers feel toward one another by helping a retired officer facing health challenges.

Former School Resource Officer Guy Palladino and his wife ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2023

SFD Capt. Matt Webb Honored for Leadership, Service

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(Stillwater, OK) — Capt. Matt Webb has been named 2022 Firefighter of the Year by the Stillwater Fire Department. Recipients of the departmental honor are nominated by fellow firefighters and chosen by a selection committee.

Webb was recognized f...

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Posted on: June 22, 2023

Online Storm Damage Reporting for June 17-18

STILLWATER, OK — In order to determine the level of damage that occurred within Stillwater as result of severe storms on Saturday, June 17 and Sunday, June 18, residents need to report structural (residential, business, building) damage at: damage.ok.gov....

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Posted on: June 22, 2023

Temporary Detour at Lakeview Rd. and Perkins Intersection

STILLWATER, OK — Beginning Monday, June 26, the west section of the Lakeview Rd. and Perkins Rd. intersection will be closed. The roadway closure will be approximately three weeks.

ODOT will place signage to identify alternate travel routes and a...

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Posted on: June 21, 2023

Celebrating Independence Day at Stillwater’s Boomer Blast & GRDA’s Firework Show

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(STILLWATER, OK) – Make plans to attend Stillwater’s Boomer Blast and GRDA’s Fireworks Show and Celebration on Tuesday, July 4, 2023, with food trucks open at 6 p.m. and fireworks to begin at 9:30 p.m.

The annual, free event i...

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Posted on: June 13, 2023

New Water Meters Halted for Yost Service Area

(Stillwater, OK) — The City of Stillwater is currently unable to issue water meters to new, rural customers in the Yost service area until it can reliably deliver the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) minimum water pressure req...

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Posted on: June 12, 2023

12th Ave Construction Project and Roadway Closure

STILLWATER, OK — Beginning Monday, June 12, all lanes of traffic will be closed on W. 12th Ave. between south Duncan and Duck streets for construction that will mitigate flooding and drainage issues. The construction with full lane closure is an...

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Posted on: June 9, 2023

Stillwater Electric Utility and Director Loren Smith Receive Honors

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(Stillwater, OK) – Stillwater Electric Utility and Director Loren Smith continue to stand out for their standards and service. The department was recently named a finalist in the American Public Power Association’s 2022 Safety Awards o...

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Posted on: June 5, 2023

Stillwater Police Adopts New Look After 40 Years

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(STILLWATER, OK) – Beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, June 6, Stillwater Police Department (SPD) will wear a new patch on a new uniform. Officers will wear a gray shirt and navy blue pants with a redesigned insignia instead of the familiar dark blue uniform wor...

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Posted on: May 16, 2023

City Hall Named Norman McNickle Municipal Complex

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(Stillwater, OK) – Longtime City Manager Norman McNickle was honored throughout the day Monday for his more than 46 years of service to the City of Stillwater. The day began with a police retirement walk-out ceremony followed by a reception at City Hall a...

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City of Stillwater News
Posted on: May 11, 2023

City Manager Norman McNickle's Last Day

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What: Please join us for celebration events honoring City Manager Norman McNickle’s lifetime of service on his last day prior to retirement. He has served more than 46 years total between the Stillwater Police Department and City Manager&rsq...

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Posted on: April 25, 2023

Stillwater City Council Names Brady Moore as Interim City Manager

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(Stillwater, OK) – Mayor Joyce and Councilors met this evening in Executive Session to discuss transitional leadership, naming Brady Moore as interim City Manager to lead after current City Manager McNickle retires on May 15 through the hiring p...

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Posted on: April 25, 2023

Stillwater Voters Will See Public Safety Funding Propositions in November

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(STILLWATER, OK) – Mayor Joyce and Councilors agreed the best way to move forward with possible funding options for a new Animal Welfare facility and other much-needed public safety concerns should be determined by voters on November 14, 2023.

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Posted on: April 5, 2023

Stillwater Awarded ODOT Grant for Rails to Trails

(Stillwater, OK) — The Oklahoma Department of Transportation awarded a grant of approximately $1 million to the City of Stillwater for a project that would convert unused railroad tracks to multi-use trails.

The Council authorized staff to apply for an ODO...

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Posted on: March 17, 2023

Stillwater Animal Welfare at Critically Full Capacity: Assistance Needed to Remain a No-Kill Shelter

(Stillwater, OK) — The Stillwater Animal Welfare (SAW) operates at maximum capacity every day with only 26 total dog kennels, however, with more than 40 dogs currently, they are now at a critically high capacity level and are requesting adoption efforts f...

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Posted on: March 9, 2023

Stillwater Regional Airport Update

(Stillwater, OK) — Stillwater Regional Airport continues to grow and change with construction projects moving forward, new services added and planning underway for a new, larger terminal and new control tower.

The final concrete has been poured for a five-...

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City of Stillwater News
Posted on: February 24, 2023

BancFirst Joins Effort to Transform Block 34 into Community Space

(Stillwater, OK) — The City of Stillwater would like to thank BancFirst for supporting the effort to transform Block 34 into a welcoming community space that will help drive the continued revitalization of Stillwater’s downtown.

“Exciting things are happen...

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City of Stillwater News
Posted on: February 23, 2023

Priegel Departs for New Journey

(Stillwater, OK) — The Stillwater Regional Airport Director Paul Priegel will depart soon for a new journey. Priegel has served the city for over 17 years, serving as a police officer before retiring and moving to the airport in 2017.

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City of Stillwater News
Posted on: February 8, 2023

City Manager Norman McNickle Announces Retirement After Four Decades of Service

(Stillwater, OK) – After more than 46 years of service to the City of Stillwater, City Manager Norman McNickle announced Monday that he is retiring. McNickle requested an Executive Session with Mayor Joyce and Council to discuss his decision. He...

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Posted on: February 6, 2023

Stillwater Water Utilities Temporary Free Chlorine Conversion Notice

STILLWATER, OK — City of Stillwater Water Utilities will begin a temporary free chlorine conversion beginning April 3, 2023. The water treatment plant will stop using chloramines, its usual disinfection method, and switch to free chlorine for 30...

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Posted on: February 22, 2024 | Last Modified on: February 9, 2024

Convenience Collection Center Can Now Accept Credit Card Payments

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The Convenience Collection Center can now accept credit card payments for residents disposing items with a fee!

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Stillwater Electric Utility Installs LED Street Lights

Stillwater Electric Utility LED Street Light Fixture Installation

(Stillwater, OK) – Stillwater Electric Utility has begun installation of the LED street light fixtures on 6th Street, moving east to west, and then will go to Perkins Road, from north to south. After the main corridors are complete, they will ad...

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

Feedback for the Boomer Creek Master Plan

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The goal of this Master Drainage Plan (MDP) is to identify potential drainage and flood hazards throughout the...

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Posted on: December 20, 2023

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The City of Stillwater offers rural fire service to property owners situated outside the City limits but within ten miles of a Stillwater Fire Station.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Get the latest updates for the City's infrastructure, TIF and T.I.M.E projects.

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Posted on: April 19, 2023

Perkins Road (U.S. 177) Updates

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09/01/2023: Perkins Rd (U.S. 177) Update

All four lanes of roadway are open. We will have intermittent lane closures (not on game days) to complete sidewalks and crosswalk ADA compliant entrances/exits. There are still stop signs up and traffic signals may...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Save the date for LexiCon 2024

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When: Saturday, Oct. 26, 2024; times TBD

Where: Downtown Stillwater Cultural District

Description: The Stillwater Community Center, the Stillwater Public Library and Prairie Arts Center are excited to announce that LexiCon, the St...

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Posted on: February 6, 2024

Free drive-thru shredding event Feb. 24

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The Stillwater Public Library and Shred-Away will host their annual free drive-thru document shredding event on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 9-11 a.m., or until the truck is full. 

On the day of the event, vehicles will line up in the library&rsquo...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Reptiles, reading and fun at the Stillwater Public Library

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Turtles, snakes and other reptiles will find their way inside the Stillwater Public Library (SPL) this February. Aimed at kids and teens in grades three through 12, “Reptiles at the Library” will take place on Friday, Feb. 16, from 1-3 p.m. Joined by grad...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

Unravel Oklahoma mysteries with the library’s new book series

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Stillwater Public Library’s newest community reading series delves into mystery and crime with a local flair. “Let’s Talk About It: Oklahoma Private Investigations” will give readers the opportunity to discuss five crime-themed books that take place in Ok...

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Posted on: January 19, 2024

Kids leap at Ultimate Air while caregivers learn about children’s nutrition

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The Stillwater Public Library is holding a health literacy program on Thursday, Feb. 8, from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Ultimate Air Trampoline Park. Children in grades 3-5 will jump for free while their caregivers learn about childhood nutrition in an adjacent r...

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Schedule appointments for free AARP tax help at the library starting Jan. 17

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Community members can schedule appointments for free tax preparation assistance from the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) starting Wednesday, Jan. 17, by visiting stillwaterok.gov/LibraryTaxes, calling the library’s Help Desk at (405) 372-36...

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Start the new year with new business plans

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Budding entrepreneurs hoping to start a business in 2024 can get guidance with two free classes next month. The Stillwater Public Library (SPL) and Meridian Technology Center (MTC) are partnering again for their “Starting a Business” series, with “Side Hu...

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Posted on: January 5, 2024

Teens celebrate comic books with popular superhero movie

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Payne County teens are invited to the Stillwater Public Library (SPL) on Friday, Jan. 26, at 6 p.m. for “Teen Superhero Movie Night.” This event is for teens in grades six through twelve, and those who attend will enjoy pizza, comic book-themed snacks and...

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Posted on: December 29, 2023

Get updates from local legislators on Jan. 18 at annual library event

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Citizens have the opportunity to hear from elected officials at “Meet Your Legislators” on Thursday, Jan. 18, from 5-7 p.m. at the Stillwater Public Library. The Stillwater League of Women Voters (LWV) and the Friends of the Stillwater Public Library also...

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Posted on: December 28, 2023

Improve tech skills and get chances to win a Chromebook in January

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The Stillwater Public Library (SPL) will offer free digital literacy classes in January that cover the basics of computer use, cybersecurity, internet navigation and Android smartphone use. The classes are part of a nationwide grant provided by AT&T a...

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Posted on: December 26, 2023

Little ones will move and groove at the Stillwater Public Library

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The Stillwater Public Library’s preschool programming is expanding in 2024 with a monthly “Music and Movement” class for children 5-years-old and younger. Classes will occur at 10:30 a.m. on the first Wednesday of each month on January 3, February 7, Marc...

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Posted on: December 8, 2023

‘Winter Read-a-thon’ encourages reading and wraps-up centennial fundraising efforts

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The Stillwater Public Library’s ‘Winter Read-a-thon’ officially launched on Dec. 1, and library patrons are already tracking their reading and earning prizes. The program runs through Dec. 31, and all ages are eligible to par...

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Posted on: November 30, 2023

Festive fun arrives at the Stillwater Public Library for teens on Dec. 15

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The Stillwater Public Library (SPL) will hold a “Teen Holiday Party” on Friday, Dec. 15, from 5-8 p.m. Teens in grades six through 12 are invited to enjoy an entertaining evening of winter treats, games and fun.

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Posted on: November 9, 2023

Library ends centennial with launch of ‘$100 for 100 Years’ Campaign

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The Stillwater Public Library is nearing the end of its 2023 centennial celebration with the announcement of its “$100 for 100 Years" fundraising campaign and a “Winter Read-a-thon.” The library asks the community to consider joining in the preservat...

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Posted on: November 7, 2023

Teen anime night returns to Stillwater Public Library Nov. 17

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / November 7, 2023) – Teen anime fans ages 14 through 18 are invited to join the Stillwater Public Library for an anime night on Friday, Nov. 17, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Registration is required for this event.Teens who attend get to vot...

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Posted on: October 23, 2023

Library receives grant from the PLA and AT&T to offer free digital literacy workshops

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / October 23, 2023) – As part of AT&T’s support for improving digital literacy nationwide, the company is helping the Public Library Association (PLA) bring free bilingual, in-person digital literacy workshops to more than 200 li...

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Posted on: September 29, 2023

Teen cosplayers invited to free costume making workshops at Prairie Arts

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / September 29, 2023) – Stillwater Public Library (SPL) and Prairie Arts Center are partnering on free cosplay costume workshops for teens in grades six through 12. The workshops will take place on three Fridays in Oct. leading up to...

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Posted on: September 22, 2023

Stillwater Public Library offers writing club for kids

(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / September 22, 2023) – The Stillwater Public Library is once again offering a free writing club for kids in fourth through seventh grades in partnership with the OSU Writing Center. The sessions will be held every Wednesda...

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Posted on: August 30, 2023

'Retro Book Fair' event to benefit the Library Trust

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / August 30, 2023) – The Stillwater Public Library, Stonecloud Brewing Company and Bliss Books will be hosting a “Retro Book Fair” on Sunday, September 24, from 12 to 4 p.m. All ages are invited to atten...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

Free 'Side Hustle' and 'Business Basics' classes coming soon

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The Stillwater Public Library and Meridian Technology Center will partner to offer two classes at the end of September that focus on starting a business. "Side Hustles" will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 27, from 6 - 7 p.m., followed by "B...

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Posted on: September 7, 2023

Spine-tingling stories come alive at Stillwater Haunted Library Oct 19-21

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / Sept. 7, 2023) – What happens at the Stillwater Public Library when the lights go down and the doors lock at night? Are the enduring rumors of spooks and hauntings in the old South High School portion of the library true? Community...

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Posted on: August 18, 2023

Friends fall book sale to be held at Stillwater Public Library Sept. 14-17

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / August 17, 2023) – The Friends of the Stillwater Public Library’s annual fall book sale begins Thursday, Sept. 14, and runs through Sunday, Sept. 17. The sale will take place on the first and second floors of the north building at ...

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Posted on: August 14, 2023

Adventure, intrigue and fantasy: Teens invited to join new board game club this fall

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / August 10, 2023) – Stillwater Public Library (SPL) is starting a new board game club exclusively for teens in grades six through 12. Starting Aug. 25 and running through Dec., SPL will host “Adventuring Academy: A Pathfinder Campai...

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Posted on: August 8, 2023

A reading family helps boost Stillwater Public Library Centennial fundraising goals

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / August 8, 2023) – The Stillwater Public Library (SPL) has even more to celebrate during its 2023 Centennial with a $10,000 donation from Sharon Malone of Stillwater. Malone’s gift, made in honor of her parents, Colonel and Mrs. Alb...

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Posted on: August 1, 2023

Notice regarding automatic renewals

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Since implementing automatic renewals, it has come to our attention that patrons who use Library Elf may receive due date messages that do not reflect the updated renewal dates if advance notice options are set earlier than the day before the due date (do...

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Posted on: July 25, 2023

Library launches new website and auto renewal service

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We are excited to launch a new website alongside the City of Stillwater on Tuesday, July 25. Our new URL is stillwaterok.gov/library. Anyone entering the old website (library.stillwater.org) will be redirected automatically to the new site. Then, next wee...

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Posted on: July 24, 2023

Learn how to organize and preserve photos for genealogy and scrapbooking

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / July 20, 2023) – The Stillwater Public Library (SPL) is hosting a three-part series on photo organization called “Preserving Family Memories” that will cover planning, organizing and caring for both hardcopies and digital materials...

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Posted on: July 12, 2023

Final week to earn prizes for the library’s summer reading program approaches

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While Saturday, July 22, marks the final day for summer reading participants to enter reading time and earn prizes, programs continue all week at Stillwater Public Library (SPL). A children’s program will take place on Tuesday with two showings at 10 a.m....

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Posted on: June 15, 2023

Comedy and sci-fi mix for summer fun at the library

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / June 15, 2023) –The Stillwater Public Library (SPL) invites science fiction movie fans to join a film and discussion group where they can share their love of the sci-fi genre. Sci-Fi Film Club is a movie-watching group that meets o...

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Library News
Posted on: June 7, 2023

Second week of summer reading highlights science and community

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / June 7, 2023) – The Stillwater Public Library moves into its second week of summer reading with programs full of science, community care and fun for all. Children’s programs and family movies take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, w...

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Library News
Posted on: May 19, 2023

Unite with the power of friendship with the library's summer reading program

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(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / May 19, 2023) – Readers of all ages can unite with the power of friendship at the Stillwater Public Library’s (SPL) free summer reading program “All Together Now.” The whole family can participate in reading challenges, attend week...

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Library News
Posted on: April 27, 2023

New ´Playdate' program at the library with the Early Childhood Coalition

(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / April 27, 2023) – The Stillwater Public Library (SPL) and Early Childhood Coalition (ECC) are hosting a new series called “Playdate” at the library starting May 13, from 10 a.m. – noon, and continuing on the second Saturday of the ...

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Library News
Posted on: February 3, 2023

The Stillwater Public Library launches its year-long centennial celebration

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Click here to learn more about the Library's Centennial, upcoming events, how to donate, and more.

(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / February 3, 2023) – The Stillwater Public Library (SPL) kicks off its year-long centennial celebration on Thursday, Feb. 23, from 6-7...

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Posted on: January 5, 2024

Littles get moving at library’s new program for babies and toddlers

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The Stillwater Public Library is introducing another program related to children’s health. “Littles on the Move” is a weekly development program for babies and toddlers up to two years of age and older children who are not yet walking independently. The p...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Sexual Assault Near OSU Campus

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Friday, February 16, 2024, at 2:19 a.m., the Stillwater Police Department (SPD) responded to a report of an alleged sexual assault near OSU Theta Pond, located at 1000 W. University. The victim, whose identity is being prot...

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Police Department News
Posted on: February 15, 2024

Trespassing Complaint Leads To Barricaded Suspect

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Wednesday, February 14, 2024, at 11:25 a.m., the Stillwater Police Department (SPD) responded to a trespassing complaint at the Fairfield Inn located at 418 E. Hall of Fame. Staff at the establishment reported that an occup...

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Police Department News
Posted on: February 13, 2024

Identity Theft Ring Bust

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Wednesday, January 31, 2024, Stillwater Police Department (SPD) Special Project Unit and Detectives responded to a call at Home 2 Suites located at 306 E. Hall of Fame, regarding individuals refusing to vacate a room. It was reported...

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Police Department News
Posted on: December 4, 2023

Ongoing Multi-Jurisdictional Investigation

(Stillwater, OK) – Stillwater Police Department is working with Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma Agriculture Investigative Services Unit, Noble County Sheriff’s Office, and the OSU Animal Science Department regarding the desecrated ...

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Police Department News
Posted on: November 20, 2023

Domestic by Strangulation

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Monday, November 20, 2023, at 8:20 a.m., Stillwater Police Department (SPD) received a 911 call in reference to a physical domestic by strangulation at a residence in the area of 200 W. 12th.  

The first SPD officer...

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Police Department News
Posted on: November 9, 2023

Stillwater Police Seek Community Help to Locate Suspect

(Stillwater, OK) – The Stillwater Police Department (SPD) requests community assistance in locating convicted felon Lewis Anthony Bearden III, who has a history of brandishing firearms while committing violent crimes, has violated his probation ...

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Police Department News
Posted on: October 27, 2023

Fatality Collision

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Friday, October 27, 2023 at 6:33 a.m., Stillwater Police Department (SPD) responded to 14th and Perkins in reference to a motor vehicle collision with injuries.

The initial investigation revealed that Marvin Gashwazra, 83, o...

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Police Department News
Posted on: September 26, 2023

Attempted Robbery

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Monday, September 25, 2023, at 9:45 p.m., Stillwater Police Department (SPD) responded to Dollar General at 5012 N. Washington in reference to an attempted robbery. It was reported that a tall and thin black male, approxima...

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Police Department News
Posted on: September 9, 2023

SPD Arrests Two Suspects From Stolen Car

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Friday, September 8, 2023, at 10:36 a.m., Stillwater Police Department (SPD) took a report of a recovered stolen vehicle. The victim used a tracking app to locate it in the area of 1603 N. Cimarron Plaza. The victim was adv...

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Police Department News
Posted on: August 24, 2023

Child Abuse Arrest

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Tuesday, August 22, 2023, at 10:11 a.m., a Stillwater Police Department (SPD) officer responded to the SPD lobby where he met with a very distraught parent. 

The parent disclosed he recently met a girl online from t...

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Police Department News
Posted on: August 22, 2023

Students Fire Gun Near School Grounds

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Monday, August 21, 2023, at 9:32 p.m., Stillwater Police Department (SPD) responded to the Stillwater High School (SHS) in reference to a student having a firearm on school property during an Ice Cream Social. SPD officers ...

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Police Department News
Posted on: August 15, 2023

Two Juveniles Arrested On Multiple Charges

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Sunday, August 13, 2023, at 3:16 a.m., Stillwater Police Department (SPD) responded to MPower at 316 S. Stallard to assist the Stillwater Fire Department (SFD). SFD was on scene prior for a fire alarm and noticed the front ...

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Police Department News
Posted on: July 22, 2023

Homicide Investigation

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Friday, July 21, 2023, at 10:27 a.m., Stillwater Police Department (SPD) responded to the wooded area in the 400 block of South Drury in reference to a found body. The victim was identified as Dylan Lewis, 28 of Stillwater....

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Police Department News
Posted on: July 13, 2023

1st Degree Burglary Suspect Arrested

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Thursday, July 13, 2023, at 2:50 p.m., Stillwater Police Department (SPD) responded to the area of 200 S. Arrington in reference to a residential burglary in progress. The 911 dispatcher relayed to officers that the suspect...

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Police Department News
Posted on: July 5, 2023

Drowning Victim Identified

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Wednesday, July 5, 2023, at 4:38 p.m., Stillwater Police Department (SPD) and Stillwater Fire Department (SFD) responded to Golden Oaks Village at 5505 W. 19th in reference to a drowning. The investigation revealed that Chris Hulsey,...

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Police Department News
Posted on: June 27, 2023

Assault with a Deadly Weapon

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Tuesday, June 27, 2023, at 7:06 a.m., Stillwater Police Department (SPD) responded to the area of 111 N. Perkins Road in reference to a stabbing. Officers arrived on scene and located the victim, a 54 year old male from Stillwater wi...

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Police Department News
Posted on: June 16, 2023

Pursuit Leads to Arrest

(STILLWATER, OK) – On Friday, June 16, 2023, at 1:44 p.m., detectives with the Stillwater Police Department’s (SPD) Special Project Unit attempted to conduct a traffic stop at 14th and Perkins. The suspect eluded officers and continued...

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Posted on: June 21, 2023

History of the SPD Patch

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We have updated our patch to represent our values and commitment to the standards and guiding principles we use to serve our community.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Request Extra Patrol

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Submit an online request for increased patrol in your neighborhood.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

SPD Bureaus

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Learn more about the different bureaus at the Stillwater Police Department by reviewing our organization chart.

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Posted on: July 17, 2023

Open Records Request

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Submit an open record request for the city clerk, municipal court, or police report.

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