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ConocoPhillips Sells Interest

Mar 30, 2017

ConocoPhillips  has announced it has signed a definitive agreement with Cenovus to sell its 50 percent non-operated interest in the Foster Creek Christina Lake oil sands partnership, as well as the majority of its western Canada Deep Basin gas assets, for total proceeds of $13.3 billion. Con ... read more »

Caney Valley Classes Cancelled

Mar 30, 2017

The Caney Valley School District has canceled classes tomorrow for the funeral of second grader Kaden L. Minor,  student who died of a gunshot wound in an accident on Sunday. The 8-year-old's funeral services will be held at 2pm, at the Caney Valley High School Gymnasium in Ramona.&n ... read more »

Local Schools Invite You to Forum

Mar 23, 2017

School Superintendent, Chuck McCauley has invited you to an Education Legislative Forum with the Bartlesville area’s elected legislators Earl Sears, Julie Daniels, and Travis Dunlap on Friday, April 7th at the Fine Arts Center, Bartlesville High School. Representatives Sears and Dunlap ... read more »

Polling Places For Washington County Election

Mar 30, 2017

Polls will be open from 7-to-7 on Tuesday for the Regular Municipal Election for the City of Dewey, Towns of Copan and Ochelata and Special Election for Copan Public Schools. Voters who want to be processed quickly should vote during mid-morning or mid-afternoon, as those are usually the slo ... read more »

Barnsdall Students Selected in Verdigis Valley Contest

Mar 29, 2017

The Barnsdall Chamber of Commerce welcomed special guests Barnsdall Students of the Month along with Democratic Candidate for Osage County District #1 Commissioner Jerry Howerton Tuesday afternoon. The Chamber honored Junior High Students Kendall Owens and Ashley Roberts and High School Student K ... read more »

Osage County Voters to Decide Commissioner Tuesday

Mar 29, 2017

Osage County voters will have an opportunity next Tuesday to select the next Commissioner for District #1. Democratic Candidate Jerry Howerton has filled the role on the Board of County Commissioners since the retirement of Commissioner Bob Jackson last July. Howerton is running for the first tim ... read more »

Dewey Man Arrested For Attacking Wife

Mar 29, 2017

A Dewey man is in custody after he allegedly attacked his wife.  57-year old Michael Dale Landreth is charged with domestic assault and battery and threats to kill. A Washington County Sheriff's deputy was called to the Ranch Motel and saw a woman upset.  According to a court a ... read more »

Bartlesville Couple Face Preliminary Hearing

Mar 29, 2017

A Bartlesville couple who are accused of drug violations have a preliminary hearing scheduled for April 18th.  Arturo Mendoza and Jessica Raminrez are charged with aggravated trafficking in methamphetamine and acquire proceeds from a drug activity.  Last month, Bartlesville police condu ... read more »

Spring KWON Cooking Extravaganza

Mar 29, 2017

The Spring KWON Cooking Extravaganza will be held on Tuesday, April 4 at the Bartlesville Community Center. The cooking school will feature chefs demonstrating several different recipes. Chef Mark Spencer of the Painted Horse, culinary instructor Derek Bransford from Tri-County Tech, Green Egg ... read more »

Registered Voters Can Vote On Emergency Basis Depending On Condition

Mar 29, 2017

County Election Board Secretary, Yvonne House, says that registered voters in Washington County who become physically incapacitated after 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 28 won’t have to miss the April 04, Regular Municipal Election for the City of Dewey, Towns of Copan and Ochelata and Special Elect ... read more »

Flick Named Teacher Of The Year

Mar 28, 2017

Bartlesville Public Schools District hosted the 2017 Bartlesville Teacher of the Year Celebration Tuesday evening at the Bartlesville High School Fine Arts Center Auditorium.  Nine individuals were nominated to be the school district's teacher of the year.  Chairwoman of the Teacher ... read more »

Flash Flood Warning

Mar 29, 2017

There is a Flash Flood Warning for Osage County. The warning began at 2:12 AM and will last until 8:15 AM on Wednesday. THis warning comes on the heels of a A Severe Thunderstorm Warning just three hours earlier. ... read more »

OKC Attorney Disbared For Smuggling In Tulsa County Jail

Mar 29, 2017

The Oklahoma Supreme Court has disbarred an Oklahoma City attorney accused of smuggling contraband into the Tulsa County jail, mishandling her client's funds and continuing to practice law after her suspension.   The court handed down the ruling Monday in the case of Caroline Drummon ... read more »

Man Arrested For Damage Hotel Room

Mar 28, 2017

A Bartlesville man is in custody after he allegedly damaged a window at Price Tower.  30-year old Denton William Gage is charged with malicious injury to property, breaking and entering, and public intoxication.  An employee at the Price Tower told Bartlesville police that he saw G ... read more »

DA Discusses Campaign Signs

Mar 28, 2017

The first matter discussed at the meeting of the Osage County Board of County Commissioners was not on the agenda for Monday morning. Osage County District Attorney Rex Duncan wished to inform the public, that as the current political campaign comes to a close, it is still illegal to remove polit ... read more »