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Bartlesville Hosts Education Forum

May 22, 2018

Candidates from House District’s 10 and 11 gathered at the Bartlesville High School Fine Arts Center for a forum on public education. Martin Garber, Darrel Fincher, Judd Strom, Kevin Stacy, Michael McFarland and Travis Dunlap shared their opinions and beliefs on a hot button issue in th ... read more »

Accident In Osage County

May 22, 2018

A listener has reported an accident in Osage County.  According to the report, a vehicle has rolled off of the hill on Highway 60, just East of Pawhuska. At this time, please avoid the area if possible. We will have more information as it becomes available.  ... read more »

Tri County Tech Holds Open House Lunch

May 22, 2018

Tri County Tech held their “Let's Taco 'Bout Your Future” event Tuesday afternoon, where guests were treated to a free taco and were able to take a tour of the campus.   Tasha Wyatt says that the open house was an easy and clever opportunity to speak with people w ... read more »

Man Accused of Making Indecent Proposals to Minor

May 22, 2018

An Owasso man accused of sending inappropriate Snapchat messages to a 15-year-old girl appeared in court on Tuesday. Ronald Lee Tiefenauer made an appearance in front of a judge at the Washington County courthouse facing a charge of making lewd proposals to minors for an incident that occurred ea ... read more »

Waste-water Work Starts In Bartlesville

May 22, 2018

Work began today as the Waste-water Maintenance Department will be making sewer line repairs on Evergreen Drive between Oakdale Drive & Quail Drive. Both lanes of traffic will be closed during the day from 7-to-4.   Lanes will be re-opened to thru traffic after 4 o'clock each ... read more »

Dewey Public Works Authority Meets

May 22, 2018

The Dewey Public Works Authority met on Monday evening after the Dewey CIty Council.  There were no notable items the authority needed to take action on, but it was noted in the Staff Comments portion that the baseball fields at Don Tyler Park are completed. The previous meetings min ... read more »

Dewey City Council Meets

May 21, 2018

The Dewey City Council met on Monday evening for their bi-monthly meeting, where the first major item of business had no action taken.   A request of zoning change was set on the agenda, but after a short public hearing, it was determined that a re-submission of different paperwork w ... read more »

City Council Receives Bond Bids

May 21, 2018

The Bartlesville City Council received bids for general obligation bonds at Monday evening meeting at city hall. Firstly, the council received four bids for series 2018A bonds in the sum of $9.725 million. On the ten-year term bond the low bidder was BOK Financial in Dallas. The bid had an in ... read more »

Initiative Petition Will Affect School Funding

May 21, 2018

Bartlesville School District's Financial Officer, David Boggs told the the school board Monday night that next school year could be what he called a "wild ride" financially.  He says a lot depends on whether an initiative petition from the group Oklahoma Taxpayers Unite that wo ... read more »

Accident on Adams Blvd

May 21, 2018

An accident has occured on Adams Boulevard and Jennings. According to a listener, police and emergency vehicles are on the scene.  At this time, we ask that you avoid the area if possible.      ... read more »

Copan Man Charged in Domestic Incident

May 21, 2018

A Copan man was placed in police custody after allegedly head-butting his wife. Joshua Thompson stood before a judge at the Washington County Courthouse on Monday facing felony charges of assault and battery domestic abuse in the presence of a minor and intentionally interrupting an emergency pho ... read more »

Citizens Address Commissioners with Concerns About Sheriff

May 21, 2018

The Nowata County Commissioners heard from concerned citizens about the sheriff’s office among other agenda items at a Monday morning meeting. Mickey Bradshaw and David Lynn were both on the agenda and addressed the board about different concerns stemming from conduct of the Nowata Coun ... read more »

Chris Tanner Named Nowata Superintendent

May 21, 2018

The Nowata School Board has officially accepted Chris Tanner as its new district superintendent. Tanner comes from Copan High School where he served as principal. Tanner also has experience in other public school system’s in the area including Barnsdall and Pawhuska. Tanner is excited a ... read more »

Oklahoma Ranks 15th Best For Veterans

May 21, 2018

Oklahoma Ranks 15 5/21/18 5PM Ben     With Memorial Day approaching, a new study reports that Oklahoma is the 15th best state for veterans.   According to Wallethub, Oklahoma has the 8th best quality of life, and 21st best in economic environment for the retired ... read more »

Osage Commissioners Approve Tourism Contracts

May 21, 2018

Monday at the meeting of the Osage County Board of County Commissioners, Kelly Bland is executive director for the Osage County Tourism Oversight Committee brought forward a renewal contract for their social media campaign with Green Country Marketing Association. Osage County has used Green Coun ... read more »