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Fallin Announces Disaster Assistance

Aug 22, 2017

Governor Mary Fallin announced that eligible Tulsa County homeowners and business owners may now receive disaster assistance from the U.S. Small Business Administration as a result of the tornadoes and other severe weather that began in early August. Under SBA rules, the contiguous counties ... read more »

Attorney General Joins Coalition Against Sex Trafficking

Aug 22, 2017

Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter joined a bi-partisan coalition last week of 49 attorneys general urging Congress to affirm that all law-enforcement agencies retain their traditional authority to fight sex trafficking.   In a letter to Congress, the attorneys general ask represe ... read more »

Business To Build New Facility

Aug 22, 2017

Another business in Bartlesville could be adding a new facility soon. According to Bartlesville Development Authority CEO David Wood, Service & Manufacturing Company could be looking into finding a new home in the area. Wood spoke about the project on a City Matters program, where he also ... read more »

Dewey City Council Meeting

Aug 22, 2017

The Dewey City Council met at their bi-weekly meeting on Monday night. In their first big item of business, a request was made to the council that a property be alloowed to leave their garage extended three feet onto city property. Some discussion was had, but City Manager Kevin Trease suggested ... read more »

Dewey Public Works Authority

Aug 22, 2017

The Dewey Public Works Authority met after the Dewey City Council on Monday night. There were no items to take action on in the meeting. However, a citizen wanted to note that she was appreciative of the city for patching the roads around her neighborhood and town.  There were no items t ... read more »

Pawhuska High School To Remain Closed

Aug 21, 2017

A town hall meeting was held in Pawhuska on Monday evening to address the natural gas purge site located at Pawhuska High School. Hundreds of concerned citizens sat in as local, state and federal officials gathered to discuss the issue. The Oklahoma State Fire Marshal’s Office issued st ... read more »

State Of Emergency Declared Before Pawhuska Town Hall

Aug 21, 2017

Pawhuska Public Schools has canceled school since Thursday due to a methane gas purge site that was found at the high school. The meeting has several state agencies scheduled to give reports and updates, including Robert Singletary, from the Oklahoma Water Resources Board, Adam Adams, from the En ... read more »

Osage County Commissioner Meeting

Aug 21, 2017

Discussion arose regarding the use of county funds at this weeks meeting of the Osage County Commissioners. Bill Lynch has more from Pawhuska. The commissioners will meet again next Monday at the Osage County Courthouse in Pawhuska ... read more »

Locals Travel To View Eclipse

Aug 21, 2017

Thousands of people from all of over the country flocked to certain areas to get the best view of Monday’s eclipse. Central Missouri was one of those hot spots where the totality of the eclipse could be seen. Bartlesville resident Joe Rovenstine traveled over four hours to Lathrop, Miss ... read more »

Nowata Commissioners Hold Meeting

Aug 21, 2017

The Nowata County commissioners held a brief meeting on Monday morning. Absent from the meeting was District 2 commissioner Doug Sonenberg who was tending to a family matter. After tabling a memorandum of agreement with the Cherokee Nation at the last week’s meeting the commissioners ag ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Caught Fleeing After Vehicle Theft

Aug 21, 2017

A Bartlesville man appeared at the Washington County courthouse on Monday facing multiple charges. Ethan Rich is being charged with felony vehicle theft, obstructing an officer and driving without a valid license. According to an affidavit, an officer responded to call about a stolen GMC pick ... read more »

Solar Eclipse Sweeps Nation

Aug 21, 2017

The solar eclipse is sweeping the nation, literally in some areas, and Bartlesville Radio was able to squeeze one last report out of our summer intern Garrett Giles. He reports from school, at The University of Missouri.   ... read more »

Washington County Board of Commissioners

Aug 21, 2017

The Washington County Board of Commissioners met at their weekly meeting on Monday morning where they heard a presentation from ODOT's Bruce Martin about the removal of Closed Bridge Number 141 from the National Bridge Inventory System. Martin explained that this would not prohibit the commis ... read more »

Washington County Correctional Facilities Meeting

Aug 21, 2017

A special meeting was held on Monday morning for the Washington County Correctional Facilities Authority. The authority approved payment requisition for an extension fee of $500 to the Bank of Oklahoma. That was the only agenda item in the meeting. ... read more »

Local Exhibitors Win Coffeyville Show

Aug 21, 2017

The junior market livestock sale wrapped up at the Inter-State Fair and Rodeo in Coffeyville on Saturday with 110 animals going through the show ring.   Grand champion market steer was shown by Kailey Hall of Welch and sold for $3250. The grand champion market barrow was shown by Jac ... read more »