How a town’s leader responds in a time of crisis is crucial to the well-being of its citizens.
Oklahoma’s reopening brings forth a new set of anxieties for some residents-- and hotels are at the forefront of this. Is it safe to go in buildings? Will social distancing guidelines be followed? How proper will the sanitation be?
With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing and Oklahoma reopening, some residents might feel wary about returning to dine-in restaurants. The Oklahoma Restaurant Association (ORA) wants to eliminate this fear.
The City of Stillwater amended its new proclamation hours after it went into effect on Friday after businesses reported hostility toward their employees, Mayor William Joyce said.
Mayor William Joyce issued a proclamation Wednesday which extended Stillwater’s state of emergency and provided regulations under which some businesses can begin reopening.
During the Monday night city council meeting, councilors discussed plans to reopen Stillwater and expressed disappointment with the timing of the decision.
Oklahoma State’s Student Government Association has been in violation of multiple laws in the Oklahoma Open Meetings Act as well as its own bylaws for several years.
Stillwater Fire Department is forced to adjust to a new way of responding to calls because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Stillwater firefighters said.
The coronavirus has sent the world into an economic crisis that has affected many members of the Oklahoma State University community. That’s why OSU is offering financial assistance to students through the Cowboy CARES Emergency Grant Fund.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and Oklahoma State University’s 1 is 2 Many program plans to observe it through a virtual Denim Day on April 29.
Oklahoma governor Kevin Stitt wants to reopen the state quickly-- but Stillwater isn't following suit.
Governor Kevin Stitt is focused on reopening businesses in Oklahoma.
Because of coronavirus, there are lots of articles talking about science and how the studies being done affect everyone right now. But not everyone who writes these articles are scientists. This doesn’t mean what they write isn’t accurate, but sometimes some key points in what the study is a…
As the blast of the fireworks echoed throughout the house, Christine Dryden handed another CBD treat to her terrified golden retriever.
COVID-19 has led to the closures of restaurants and the cancellations of religious services and sports leagues, and it has raised concern for fitness and how to cope with workout routines.
On March 7, sophomore Kassandra Gaona was crowned Miss Hispanic/ Latino OSU 2020. Oklahoma State University hosts the annual scholarship pageant which provides a platform for Hispanic and Latino students to advocate for issues that affect their community. Gaona’s platform is foster care awar…
Oklahoma State University President Burns Hargis took to ZOOM on Thursday for a light-hearted Q&A with OSU students.
A donation from Wilson Chevrolet to the Stillwater Fire Department is one of the latest and largest examples of the Stillwater community’s generosity.
Stillwater’s registered voters will have the opportunity to cast ballots for multiple elected officials later this year, but some races have already been decided.
Oklahoma State University announced all summer classes have been moved online and all summer activities have either been canceled or will be held virtually.
Quarantined in her home on the outskirts of Rome, VOA Journalist Sabina Castelfranco Skyped O'Colly Editor in Chief Kayla Dunn to shed light on how the COVID pandemic is affecting Italy and could subsequently affect the United States. This Q&A is part two of two, answering questions Okl…
Truc Ngo recognizes it's impossible for people to erase what they have said, but it isn’t too late for them to consider other points of view.
In response to the global health crisis, Oklahoma State University decided to have a pass/no pass grading option for students who may be struggling.
Stillwater faces financial detriment after COVID-19 runs its course.
With all this talk about viruses, one will eventually land on the topic of vaccines. There are a lot of questions regarding the creation of a vaccine to help with the current pandemic and your friendly science major is here to help. People have their opinions on vaccines, but here, I’m going…
Student Body President Kaitlyn Kirksey spoke about the university’s pass or no pass option and encouraged students to reach out to the university if they’re having trouble in their online classes during the Student Government Association’s regular Senate meeting held over Zoom on Wednesday.
Stillwater’s Shelter in Place order, which went into effect Monday at 11:59 p.m., will be enforced by municipal police if necessary.
Anna Crosswhite never considered her job to be super important.
While in the middle of a pandemic, it can be hard to remember what an important year 2020 is politically. Aside from the presidential election in November, this year marks the 23 census since the first in 1790. For most students, this will be the first time they will have filled out the cens…
The Stillwater City Council met via teleconference on Monday to discuss the city’s COVID-19 response and conduct normal business.
On Monday, the City of Stillwater issued a Shelter in Place order that will go into effect at 11:59 p.m. until April 16. The city has also restricted public access to the Stillwater Municipal building and closed park equipment.