News


National Wild Turkey Federation Winning Big In Bartlesville

Jan 19, 2018

The National Wild Turkey Federation is not exactly what you think it is. According to Tyler Deaton, it's not just about hunting, it's about protecting too. The NWTF of course advocates for hunting too, and they hold youth events to promote growth in hunting and land preservation, but ... read more »

Pawhuska School Board Members Honored By Superintendent

Jan 19, 2018

January is School Board Recognition Month and an opportunity for local schools and communities to honor Oklahoma’s more than 2,700 elected school board members for their dedication to children and schools.   In Pawhuska Public Schools, school board members must develop policies ... read more »

Register for the Polar Plunge

Jan 19, 2018

You're invited to "take the plunge" Saturday morning, January 27th at the Hilton Garden Inn.  Sign up or donate now for Bartlesville's 7th-annual Special Olympics Polar Plunge fund-raiser.   Bartlesville Event Chairman Patrick Johnson says it's easy to get ... read more »

Eggs and Issues Forum Set

Jan 19, 2018

Tickets are available for next month's Chamber Eggs and Issues breakfast with Washington County's state legislative team.  State Senator Julie Daniels and State Representatives Earl Sears and Travis Dunlap will provide an update five days after the legislative session convenes on Feb ... read more »

State Auditor Requests EPA Superfund Audit

Jan 19, 2018

Oklahoma's auditor is requesting that a court order him to release a 2011 audit concerning alleged unlawful contracting in the cleanup of the Environmental Protection Agency's heavily polluted Tar Creek Superfund site.        The Tulsa World reports that ... read more »

State Senate Bills are Filed for the 2018 Session

Jan 19, 2018

The Oklahoma State Legislature convenes two weeks from Monday.     The Senate has completed filing bills for the Second Session of the 56th Legislature. A total of 706 Senate bills were filed along with 23 Senate Joint Resolutions. In 2016, a total of 831 Senate bills and 4 ... read more »

Accident on Madison

Jan 18, 2018

An accident has been reported on Madison Boulevard involving two vehicles. One lane is still being blocked, but vehicled are being allowed through.  ... read more »

Grass Fire Ablaze In Pawhuska

Jan 18, 2018

UPDATE: As of 7pm both fires are under control however, ensure you exercise caution and yeild to emergency vehicles until the fires are completely cleared.   Two grass fires have been reported in Pawhuska. The first fire started near the Elks Lodge next to the roadway and moved ... read more »

Man Involved in Maple Avenue Shooting Appears in Court

Jan 18, 2018

A man who was a part of a policed involved shooting in Bartlesville made his initial appearance at the Washington County Courthouse Thursday. Fifty-year-old Michael Anthony Livingston stood before District Judge Curtis Delapp facing a multitude of charges including possession of marijuana wit ... read more »

Police Involved Shooting on Maple Avenue in Bartlesville

Jan 17, 2018

According to Bartlesville Police Captain Jay Hastings, at approximately 9:30 PM on Wednesday evening there was an officer involved shooting in the 1600 block of S. Maple in Bartlesville. Police officers were in the middle of executing a search warrant when Hastings says gunfire broke out. ... read more »

UPDATE: One Person Dead from Wednesday Shooting

Jan 18, 2018

Bartlesville Police and agents of the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation worked through the night investigating an officer involved shooting in the 1600 block of SW Maple. The incident began at approximately 9:30 Wednesday evening.    According to Captain Jay Hastings, six B ... read more »

Vote Expected on Bridenstine's NASA Nomination

Jan 18, 2018

The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee votes Thursday on the re-nomination of Oklahoma Congressman Jim Bridenstine to be the next Administrator of NASA.   The hearing will start at 10 a.m. Oklahoma time as the committee plans an executive session to discuss Bridenstine's nomination a ... read more »

Man Lies To Police And Gets Arrested

Jan 17, 2018

A Chelsea man was in Washington County Court on Wednesday. Timothy Duane Davenport was taken in on Tuesday evening for false impersonation to create liability. According to an affidavit, a Jeep with a defective license plate light and paper tag was pulled over by an officer. The officer ident ... read more »

Man Wrestles With Police

Jan 17, 2018

A Bartlesville man is in the Washington County Correctional Facility after trespassing. Joseph Donald Naylor pleaded guilty to resisting an officer and criminal trespassing on Wednesday. According to an affidavit, officers went to an apartment complex to serve a warrant that Naylor was trespa ... read more »

Owasso Man In Custody For A Plethora Of Charges

Jan 16, 2018

An Owasso man was taken in to the Washington County Correctional Facility on a plethora of charges. Bobby Ray Stevens is charged with two counts of felonious possession of a firearm, posession of methamphetamine, felonious false impersonation to create liability, domestic abuse, violation of ... read more »