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Fire Department to Hold Brief 9/11 Memorial Service

Sep 09, 2019

This Wednesday, America will remember the 2,977 lives lost in the Sept. 11th, 2001 terrorist attacks in New York City, Washington, DC and rural Pennsylvania. It has been 18-years since the attacks took place, and to honor those who were injured or lost, the Bartlesville Fire Department will p ... read more »

Charges Filed in Osage County Murder Case

Sep 09, 2019

An 18-year-old Bartlesville man has been charged with first degree murder with deliberate intent in Osage County. Anthony Pruitt was arrested on warrant for a firearm charge in Washington County last Tuesday. He remains in custody in Washington County. It is alleged that Pruitt shot and kille ... read more »

Nowata Commissioners Talk Medical Marijuana

Sep 09, 2019

The conversation at Monday morning’s Nowata County Commissioners meeting revolved around a certificate of compliance from the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority. No action was taken on the item however several ideas were brought forward as to how the county should regulate medical marijua ... read more »

PODCAST: Senator Lankford Talks Town Halls, Border Security, Guns and The Work to be Done in D.C. This Fall

Sep 08, 2019

Senator James Lankford (R-OK) called in to our Bartelsville Radio News Center Thursday to recap his town hall meetings and lay out the big issues facing lawmakers as they retunr to the nation;s capitol. Lankford say the townhall topics during his summer recess ranged from the border, the econ ... read more »

KWON KYFM KRIG KPGM 2nd Annual Celebration and Wedding Showcase

Sep 07, 2019

Let’s Celebrate! We all have that one special memory of the best birthday party, a remarkable reunion, or the most beautiful wedding you have ever seen. If you have ever planned an event you know how hard it is to track down all of the different types of services you will need to pull off s ... read more »

Suspect Arrested in Cherokee Clinic Shutdown Incident

Sep 06, 2019

The Cherokee Health Clinic just outside of the Town of Ochelata was on a short, precautionary lockdown on Friday afternoon. Sheriff Scott Owen said there was a possible disturbance where one person fled into a field. He said the suspect allegedly had a gun, but no one was found nor was there ... read more »

United Way Announces Their 2019 Campaign Goal

Sep 06, 2019

On a cool and early-September, football got underway at Custer Stadium in Bartlesville. The 2019 Campaign for Bartlesville Regional Way also took flight at the game on Friday night. BRUW President and CEO Lisa Cary announced their goal at halftime. This year, the organization plans to raise $ ... read more »

Commissioners to Hear Presentation from the EOC

Sep 07, 2019

Deputy Director Eric Ashlock and Director Kary Cox with Washington County Emergency Management will make presentations at the next Washington County Commissioners meeting. One presentation will cover an annual plan update for emergency operations. A memorandum of understanding between the Was ... read more »

Circus Saurus Comes to Dewey on Tuesday, Wednesday

Sep 06, 2019

Dewey is bracing itself for the 2019 edition of Circus Saurus that is coming to town. The Circus will feature artists from around the world and you and your kids can immerse yourselves into a mythological quest where fantasies and dreams become a reality. Unicorns, dinosaurs and Asian elephan ... read more »

PDG Creative in Bartlesville Awarded for Stellar Design

Sep 06, 2019

PDG Creative in Bartlesville has won Summit Awards for logo design and outdoor advertising. The Silver Award was presented to them for their logo design for Tactical Male. They won bronze for their outdoor campaign design for OKM Music’s 35th Annual Music Festival that took place in Jun ... read more »

BAMH to Show "Jane Eyre" During Movie Night Event

Sep 06, 2019

The Bartlesville Area History Museum will show the Victorian era movie “Jane Eyre” during its next "Movie Monday." a brown bag event set for Sept. 23. The feature will be shown from noon to 1:15 pm at the museum on Monday, Sept. 23 rd. They are located on the fifth floor ... read more »

Student Advisory Council Meets Superintendent McCauley

Sep 06, 2019

The Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council for Bartlesville Public Schools met Wednesday to discuss issues and provide feedback for the district. The students meet quarterly with Superintendent Chuck McCauley, Bartlesville High School Principal LaDonna Chancellor, and Granger Meador, the ... read more »

Commissioners to Discuss Buildings in Fairfax

Sep 06, 2019

The Board of Osage County Commissioners will meet Monday morning at the courthouse in Pawhuska for a regularly scheduled meeting and they look to get a number of things accomplished. JL and Associates has made a proposal to be the firm that is willing to demolish the Fairfax Furniture Store a ... read more »

Chief Roles, BPD Addressed Citizen Concerns Thursday

Sep 05, 2019

Members of the Bartlesville Police Department addressed concerned community members for up to three hours at City Hall on Thursday evening. One concern revolved around police reports and dispatch calls. In 2018, there were 27,106 dispatch calls taken. Chief Roles said this does not mean there ... read more »

Copan Man Arrested on Threat to Kill

Sep 05, 2019

A man has been booked into the Washington County jail on charges of threatening to kill and assault with a deadly weapon.   On Wednesday evening, an officer was dispatched to a residence in Copan in reference to a son, Jason Donald Kelly, trying to kill his mother. Upon arrival, the ... read more »