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Status of Juvenile Detention Still in Question

Jul 25, 2017

The status of Juvenile Detention in Osage County remains uncertain after another lengthy discussion at the meeting of the Osage County Board of County Commissioners. Two weeks ago Osage County Sheriff Eddie Virden signed a request to terminate the contract with the Office of Juvenile Affairs, a c ... read more »

Kennedy Builing to Be Sold in Live Auction

Jul 24, 2017

It's official, the Kennedy Building in Downtown Pawhuska will be sold in a live auction, and it will happen sooner rather than later. The Osage County Board of County Commissioners have discussed over the past few weeks if they would carryout a live auction or a sealed bid auction for the bui ... read more »

Tiger Cub Finds New Home

Jul 25, 2017

A tiger cub that was rejected by her mother at the Philadelphia Zoo has been accepted by a new mother at the Oklahoma City Zoo.   Officials with the two zoos said Monday that the Amur, or Siberian, tiger cub named Zoya was accepted by the mother, a Sumatran tiger named Lola.   Z ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Fails to Register As Sex Offender

Jul 24, 2017

A Bartlesville man appeared at the Washington County Courthouse on Monday. Christopher Licavoli is facing a charge of failure to register as a sex offender in Washington County. According to affidavit, Licavoli is listed as level one violent offender. Licavoli last gave his listed address on ... read more »

Sponsler Charged For Indecent Exposure

Jul 24, 2017

Lacey Sponsler, the Pawhuska substitute teacher who exposed herself in January while performing a cartwheel appeared in court today for a plea hearing. Sponsler, has had another incidents after the cartwheel, where she entered a guilty plea in Tulsa County on an amended misdemeanor larceny ch ... read more »

Driving Record, DUI Leads to Charges

Jul 24, 2017

An officer stops a truck going nearly 20 miles over the speed limit on Tuxedo in Bartlesville. The officer then made contact with 48 year old Robert Steven Aggas, the driver. According to an affidavit, Aggas had bloodshoot water eyes and confessed to having two or three beers. Once failin ... read more »

Neck Scratches Led To Abuse Charges

Jul 24, 2017

An intoxicated woman returns home and causes abuse according to an affidavit. The defendant, 46 year old Angela Grace Rader from Bartlesville, faces charges for the domestic abuse leading to her arrest. The affidavit states the victim got into an arguement with Rader who had been gone all day ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Charged With DUI

Jul 24, 2017

 A Bartlesville man stood before a judge at the Washington County Courthouse on Monday. James South is facing a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol for an incident that occurred over the weekend. According to an affidavit, South was pulled over by a Bartlesville Police offic ... read more »

Parkin, City Plan to Grow Trees in Parks

Jul 24, 2017

Trees in parks are at risk of death and wind damage. A master plan to replace trees in those parks is in motion, however, according to Community Development Director Lisa Beeman. City Manager Ed Gordon says that the City of Bartlesville has gone to the small Oklahoma Forestry Service called T ... read more »

ODOT to Fix Light Coordination Soon

Jul 24, 2017

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation removes a communication line for traffic lights during past construction in Bartlesville causing the lights to be uncoordinated. The stretch of road along U.S. Highway 75 between Adams Road and the Eastland Shopping Center is where traffic is affected ... read more »

Re-Stripping to Maintain Bartlesville Roads

Jul 24, 2017

Center-line stripping continues in Bartlesville. Public Works Director Keith Henry says crews will also be working on the school zones in a week which will include re-stripping the roads and cross walks. Keith says that the crossing signals will be worked on too. The city recently moved a cro ... read more »

Washington County Board of Commissioners

Jul 24, 2017

The Washington County board of Commissioners met at their regularly scheduled meeting on Monday morning in the Commissioners Meeting Room. Among the action items, the commissioners heard a presentation from Kary Cox regarding the repair estimate of a 911 vehicle. According to Cox, repairs would c ... read more »

Oklahoma Land Access Program To Pay For Land Access

Jul 21, 2017

The Oklahoma Land Access Program from the Department of Wildlife Conservation has been created for land owners looking to earn some money. The new program will use more than $2 million in federal grant money to increase public hunting and fishing opportunities in exchange for incentive payments t ... read more »

Nowata Commissioners Hold Meeting

Jul 24, 2017

The Nowata County Commissioners met Monday morning for a regularly scheduled meeting. The Commissioners approved multiple property sales within the county limits. Also on the agenda were contracts agreed upon between Nowata County and Cleveland for detention services. Sheriff Sandy Hadley ... read more »

Oklahoma Native Returns to do Meteorology

Jul 21, 2017

NewsOn6 in Tulsa adds a new member to their weather team.Former Green Country native, Lacey Swope returns as that new member. Swope says as a kid in Kiefer, Oklahoma, she was both terrified and fascinated with weather. This is what led to her meteorology, journalism, and mathematics studies a ... read more »