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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 »

Pawhuska Schools To Remain Closed Through Tuesday

Aug 18, 2017

Pawhuska Public Schools will remain closed on Monday and Tuesday. The Environmental Protection Agency Region 6 is currently monitoring the building and surrounding area to assist the State Fire Marshal to determine when a possible school start date may be considered, and state and federal officia ... read more »

Bartlesville Astronomy Club To Pass Out Glasses For Monday

Aug 18, 2017

The Bartlesville Astronomy Club will be passing out solar eclipse glasses on Saturday afternoon at 1 o’clock in the parking lot north of east side Arvest Bank on Adams. Supplies are limited, and donations are appreciated. ... read more »

Todd Lamb Speaks At Forum

Aug 18, 2017

Lt. Governor Todd Lamb visited Bartlesville on Friday to meet with several local entities like Bartlesville Radio, and to also speak at a forum at Tri County Tech. Lamb opened by explaining his background as a Secret Service Agent and how that could help him as a future governor. Lamb took qu ... read more »

Charges Dismissed Against Bartlesville Man

Aug 18, 2017

Charges have been dismissed against a Bartlesville man who was in court in December. The state moved to dismiss the charges of Darvin Dwain Krueger in April. The case stemmed from an OSBI report in December, and court appearances started in January lasting until April. Krueger had his cas ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Charged With Assault On Police Officer

Aug 17, 2017

A Bartlesville man appeared at the Washington County Courthouse on Thursday. Ward Long is facing multiple charges including domestic abuse and felony assault and battery on a police officer for an incident that occurred earlier this week. According to an affidavit, Long and a female were argu ... read more »