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A cool place to be: Froz’n Shakes Mini Golf opens in Enid

A cool place to be: Froz’n Shakes Mini Golf opens in Enid

ENID, Okla. — During what has been a long stretch of extreme heat, a new business opened this weekend that provides a place for family fun in a cool atmosphere. Froz’n Shakes Mini Golf, 430 E. Maine, held its grand opening Saturday. Consisting of 18 holes of putt putt...

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First Recipients of the Work in Enid Award Selected

First Recipients of the Work in Enid Award Selected

In April, the Cherokee Strip Community Foundation (CSCF) announced the Work in Enid Award to attract talent to Enid to fill the more than 400 available jobs. With an unemployment rate of 2.7%, Enid has more job openings than job seekers. The Work in Enid Award is...

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Big Lots nearing return to Enid

Big Lots nearing return to Enid

ENID, Okla. — Enid is set to welcome Big Lots back to town in the near future, although the exact timeline for the store’s opening is not yet known. Big Lots will move into the area next to Harbor Freight and Tractor Supply, 4010 W. Garriott. TLM Realty, based in New...

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ERDA offers funding to aid local business growth

ERDA offers funding to aid local business growth

Funds are available to help businesses in the area grow provided by Enid Regional Development Alliance. Last year, ERDA aided 14 businesses through four programs, according to a press release. This year, the grant process will provide competitive and reimbursement...

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ERDA receives grant for aerospace careers

ERDA receives grant for aerospace careers

ENID, Okla. — Enid Regional Development Alliance is one of five state organizations to receive an Impact Partnership Grant for investment in workforce growth. The Governor’s Council for Workforce and Economic Development and the Oklahoma Office of Workforce...

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City breaks ground on Leona Mitchell Blvd waterline project

City breaks ground on Leona Mitchell Blvd waterline project

The replacement of a decades-old waterline going through one of Enid’s oldest neighborhoods officially has begun. Residents of Southern Heights, city officials, representatives of state officials and others gathered at Grayson Baptist Church on Thursday morning for...

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