Wind Incentive Bill Clears State House

Mar 03, 2015

A bill that would reduce the amount of tax subsidies paid to wind producers in Oklahoma has been unanimously approved by the House of Representatives. The House voted 89-0 on Monday for the bill by Bartlesville Republican Rep. Earl Sears. It now heads to the full Senate for consideration. ... read more »

Dewey Recreation Association Asks for City's Help

Mar 02, 2015

David Gay, President of the Dewey Recreation Association, presented the group's ideas for improvements at Don Tyler Park to City Council members during Monday night's regular meeting. Gay talked about how the organization got the money for the improvements.   Dewey Mayor Reva ... read more »

Crime Stooppers Seek Information on Missing Man

Mar 02, 2015

The Dewey Police Department Investigations Division is asking for information regarding the location of a missing person.  According to Crime Stoppers Coordinatoar, David Hackler, 58 year-old Bryan L. Lowrey was supposed to go to a friend’s house near Bartlesville’s White Rose Ce ... read more »

Bartlesville Council Approves Water Plant Work

Mar 02, 2015

The Bartlesville City Council approved three actions that, when completed, will help alleviate several problem areas at the Ted Lockin Water Treatment Plant.  Power problems Labor Day weekend prompted City Engineer and Water Utilities Director, Terry Lauritsen to investigate plant vulnerabil ... read more »

Dewey Merchant Co-op has Plenty of Ideas

Mar 02, 2015

Monday night's Dewey City Council meeting was well-attended by the Dewey Merchant Co-op. Cindy Bray outlined some of the plans the Co-op has to draw people to Dewey. Another merchant, Candi Scheringa, talked about the “Cartwheels Project.” City Council members appeared to ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Arrested For Attacking Woman

Mar 02, 2015

A $250,000 bond has been set for a Bartlesville man who allegedly attacked his sister.  22-year old Joshua Fabri is charged with domestic abuse assault and battery and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.  Bartlesville police were called to a home in the 1500 block of SW Oak Ave ... read more »

Wright Arrested For Possessing Stolen Property

Mar 02, 2015

A Bartlesville man who was stopped on a traffic violation ends up getting arrested for allegedly possessing stolen items.  50-year old Steven Charles Wright is charged with knowingly concealing stolen property and driving with a suspended license.  Bartlesville police conducted a traffi ... read more »

Osage County Commissioners Approve Land Plat

Mar 02, 2015

The first March meeting of the Osage County Commissioners was one for tax book relief. The Commissioners' accepted and signed a large land plat development for Carolyn Back of Wallace Engineering. Skiatook will be the future location for Sky Lodge Estates, a 48 lot residential neighborhood, i ... read more »

Country Legend Coming to Bartlesville

Mar 02, 2015

A legend of country music will be in Bartlesville in May. Don Williams, dubbed the “Gentle Giant,” will bring his music to the Bartlesville Community Center on May 22nd. Concert promoter Larry Shaeffer said as far as he knows, this is the first time Williams will play in Bartlesville. ... read more »

Bartlesville Rotary Club Hears ConocoPhillips Update

Mar 02, 2015

ConocoPhillips Manager of real estate and facilities services, Mark Headley, was the featured speaker at Monday's Bartlesville Rotary Club meeting. Headley shared information on how many employees have a connection to Bartlesville.   Headley went on to say that there are more tha ... read more »

Washington County Board of Commissioners Meeting on the Quiet Side

Mar 02, 2015

The first regular scheduled March meeting was a quiet one for the Washington County Board of Commissioners. Items of note were letters to the members of the Washington County Board of Adjustment Appointments. Commissioner Mike Dunlap said it's the thing to do.   The Commissioners ... read more »

OK Mozart Live Auction Prizes are Amazing

Mar 02, 2015

The 2015 Men's Division NCAA Basketball Tournament, otherwise known as March Madness, begins on March 17th, St. Patrick's Day this year. OK Mozart is getting a jump on the Tournament with their own version of March Madness on Saturday, March 14th. Marketing Director Linda Keller says this ... read more »

Commissioners Review County's Bridge Plan

Mar 02, 2015

The Nowata County Commissioners Monday morning tabled on how help out the Sheriff's Office financial problems.  Sheriff James Hallett was unable to attend the meeting so the item was tabled.  In other action, the commissioners approved to go out for concrete bids for Bud Frost& ... read more »

Bartlesville City Council To Meet Monday Night

Mar 01, 2015

Three professional service contracts dealing with the Water Treatment Plant are on top of Monday's Bartlesville City Council meeting.  According to the agenda, the city council will take action on a contract with Brown Engineers, LLC for engineering designs to conduct an Arc Flash Analys ... read more »

Area Churches Cancel Sunday Services

Feb 28, 2015

Due to the winter storm, many area churches have canceled Sunday worship services.  Stay tuned to KWON 1400 AM and 93.3 FM, KYFM 100.1 FM, and KRIG 104.9 FM to hear the latest weather cancelations or click here. ... read more »