Sallisaw News

Posted on: February 28, 2021

City Purchases Aerial Fire Truck

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The City of Sallisaw has purchased an aerial fire truck that will soon be placed into service. The truck is a 2003 Emergency One Fire Truck with a 95-foot aerial platform.

The truck was recently offered for sale via GovDeals.com by the Fayetteville, AR Fire Department.  The City was able to purchase the truck for $30,000 plus buyer’s premium fees.

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Posted on: June 21, 2020

Library Lawn Gets New Addition

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The lawn of the Stanley Tubbs Memorial Library recently became home to a new chainsaw artwork piece make possible by artist Clayton Coss of Wagoner.

The new artwork is a chainsaw carving of a girl reading a book while sitting on a stack of books.  The carving was completed by Clayton Coss of Wagoner, OK.  Mr. Coss is a renowned chainsaw artiste who has completed over 1,000 pieces of ...

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Sallisaw News
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Sallisaw NOW Awarded $2 million Grant For Addiction and Recovery Training

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The Sallisaw NOW Coalition has been awarded a $2 million grant from the Federal Department of Health and Human Services.

The purpose of the FR-CARA (First Responders-Comprehensive Addiction & Recovery Act) grant is to deliver addiction and recovery training and supplies to first responders and other key community sectors in Sequoyah County.  The award is for $5...

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