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Insulin Case Being Handled by Board of Pharmacists

Nov 14, 2019

It has been a little over a week since 10 people at the Jacquelyn House in Bartlesville were hospitalized because they received insulin instead of a flu shot. Last Wednesday, 8 residents and 2 staffers in the group home were sent to the Jane Phillips Medical Center in Bartlesville after they ... read more »

Nowata to Celebrate Union Pacific's 150th Anniversary

Nov 14, 2019

The Union Pacific 4014 locomotive will be stopping in the heart of Nowata in the very near future. Recognizing this big opportunity, Kelly Collins and the Nowata Chamber of Commerce are putting on an afternoon of events for you to partake in. Collins explained that this event is taking place ... read more »

Driver in Single Vehicle Accident in Fair Condition

Nov 14, 2019

According to a report from Troop L of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, a single vehicle accident occurred at 8:45 a.m. on Thursday. 44-year-old Christopher Brazeal of Owasso was transported by Collinsville Fire and EMS to the St. John Medical Center in Tulsa after failing to negotiate a curve on ... read more »

County Commissioners Purchase Mapping System

Nov 14, 2019

The Board of Osage County Commissioners purchased the DataScout LLC Mapping Program this week for just under $15,000. This is a program aimed at making it easier for department heads in Osage County to see and locate property across the county.   Before making the purchase everyone w ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Violates Protective Order for Fifth Time

Nov 14, 2019

A Bartlesville man was charged with violating a protective order for the fifth time. Jesse Terry appeared at the Washington County Courthouse on Thursday when felony charges were presented. A no contact provision was stipulated after Terry assaulted a female victim in May. Terry since entered ... read more »

Washington County Inmate Found with Sharp Object

Nov 14, 2019

A man accused in a shooting incident in Bartlesville this spring picked up another charge while in custody. 24-year-old Caleb McCabe was charged with a felony count of possession of contraband while in jail during a court appearance on Thursday in Washington County. According to an affidavit, ... read more »

Pawhuska Schools Getting Every Student Involved

Nov 14, 2019

All students at Pawhuska High School will soon be involved in some sort of an activity. It doesn't matter if they play sports, participate in band or are on the academic team. Superintendent David Cash meets with select students once a month and they said it is important to get their fellow s ... read more »

Lighthouse Outreach Center Aims to Change Lives

Nov 14, 2019

The Lighthouse Outreach Center hosted 30 guests on Thursday afternoon during their “I Had No Idea Lunch & Tour.” During the luncheon, the guests had the opportunity to enjoy a free lunch and talk to residents of the Lighthouse Outreach Center. Toby Thomas (pictured below) was ... read more »

Closures Planned for Jennings, Bison in Bartlesville

Nov 14, 2019

Jennings Avenue between Fourth Street and Fifth Street in Bartlesville will be closed most of the day Thursday, Nov. 14th, and all day Friday, Nov. 15th, to facilitate the delivery and installation of a new chiller at a downtown business. The roadway will be re-opened as soon as possible. Als ... read more »

Angel Tree Kick-Off to Take Place on Friday

Nov 14, 2019

The Angel Tree Kick-off will take place on Friday, November 15th at 11:00 a.m. in the main lobby of Jane Phillips Medical Center in Bartlesville. You can show your support and kick off the season by attending the event.  This is a great time to wear your Salvation Army sweatshirts or car ... read more »

Osage County Murder Trial Delayed to January

Nov 14, 2019

Three defendants were due back in Osage County court Thursday morning for a pre-trial hearing of the murder of John Adkins. Two of their attorneys were unable to show up for the hearing so things have been pushed back to Tuesday, January 21st at 2 p.m. Toby Bighorse, Daniel Keene and Maurice ... read more »

Osage Tribe Campaigns to Get Gov't to Open County to New Drilling

Nov 14, 2019

With a shutdown of oil and gas drilling in Oklahoma’s Osage County, it means less revenue for the county. And it continues to disturb leaders of the Osage tribe who control the minerals in the northeast county. This week in Tulsa, the 18th annual Osage Oil and Gas Summit will focus on t ... read more »

Saturday is Free Admission Day at Woolaroc with a Donated Canned Food Item

Nov 14, 2019

Woolaroc is announcing FREE ADMISSION to all guests next Saturday, November 16th.   Visitors are asked to donate a canned good which Woolaroc will contribute to a local food bank.  Woolaroc CEO Bob Fraser stated that the free day honors Frank Phillips’ 146t ... read more »

PSO Recognizes Washington County as PEAK Performer

Nov 13, 2019

The Public Service Company of Oklahoma has recognized Washington County as a PEAK Performer in 2019. District 1 Commissioner Mitch Antle said they have been part of the PEAK Performer program since 2016. He said they were returned $1,756 this year as part of the county's participation in ... read more »

Threats, Abuse Leads to Arrest of Bartlesville Man

Nov 13, 2019

A Bartlesville man was arrested for an alleged incident that took place on Tuesday night. Erik Shavers appeared before a judge at the Washington County Courthouse on Wednesday facing domestic abuse in the presence of a minor and threats to kill charges. According to an affidavit, the vict ... read more »