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Bartlesville Man Dies as a Result of May Crash

Jun 14, 2018

The Oklahomao Highway Patrol reports that an 80 year-old Bartlesville man died last week as a result of injuries he sustained in a May 28th accident in Washington County.     Glenn Goodrich was northbound on U. S. 75 just after 11 o'clock that evening when his car was h ... read more »

Bartlesville's Tree Debris Disposal Site is Approved

Jun 14, 2018

The City of Bartlesville has established a free site for Bartlesville residents to dispose of tree debris caused by Tuesday storms. The site is located on West Highway 60 just east of the Green Country Rodeo Arena.   Public Works Director Keith Henry says permitting required by the O ... read more »

Summer School And Food Programs In Session

Jun 13, 2018

The Bartlesville Public School District is holding summer schools for grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12, and an extended program for some special education students.   In addition, there are some transition camps to help incoming 6th and 9th graders.   BPSD's Summer Food Se ... read more »

Arvest Provides More than 2.1 Million Meals

Jun 13, 2018

After months of generous donations, Arvest Bank has set a record for the number of meals raised for the 1 Million Meals initiative.   Arvest launched its annual initiative to fight hunger in the four-state region the bank serves two months ago. Today, the bank announced that it has e ... read more »

Convicted Sex Offender Fails to Register

Jun 13, 2018

A man convicted of making indecent proposals to a minor in 2003 was arrested after violating the Oklahoma Sex Offender Registration Act. Donal Breashers appeared at the Washington County Courthouse on Wednesday facing a failure five felony counts of failing to register as a sex offender. Acco ... read more »

K9 Officer Assists in Drug Arrest

Jun 13, 2018

A cracked windshield led to a traffic stop where active warrants were discovered as well as the presence of drugs. Tyler Sanders stood before a judge at the Washington County Courthouse on Wednesday facing charges of possession of marijuana, possession of stolen property and obstructing driver&rs ... read more »

Steve Walker Joins Stumpff Team

Jun 13, 2018

Stumpff Funeral Home General Manager, Scott Holz and Funeral Director, Ed House have welcomed a new member to their team.  Steve Walker will now help Stumpff Funeral Home provide families with first-rate funeral care.   Walker has served Bartlesville area families for more than ... read more »

Verizon Outage Affects Customers

Jun 13, 2018

A Verizon service outage is affecting several areas in Oklahoma.  The outage in Oklahoma is impacting emergency services in several cities as well as cell phone users Wednesday morning.      The company issued a statement saying employees are aware of a service interru ... read more »

Pawhuska Chamber Hosts Candidate Forum

Jun 13, 2018

The Pawhuska Chamber of Commerce hosted a successful Candidate Forum Tuesday evening at the Pawhuska Community Center. Candidates for House Disrict 36, J Paul Ganzel, Jordan Lauffer, and Jarod Lemmons discussed important topics such as economic development and improvement and education funding, S ... read more »

Candidates Field Questions at League Forum

Jun 13, 2018

Six candidates for state representative and three candidates for district judge fielded questions Tuesday night from those in attendance for a League of Women Voters forum.  Questions for the prospective legislators covered topics such as tax increases, economic development, and more.  ... read more »

Area Fire Departments Battle Yocham's Blaze

Jun 12, 2018

Area firefighter battled a blaze Tuesday morning at Yocham’s Custom Leather east of Bartlesville on U. S. 60.  Arson Investigator for the City of Bartlesville, Bill Hollander says crews were called out at about 8:30. According to Hollander, no one was inside the store at the time o ... read more »

Tower Green Committee Wants to Hear From You

Jun 12, 2018

The Tower Green Design Committee will receive public input at a special town hall meeting on Thursday. The committee is looking to gather opinions on how to best shape the gathering space. The $1.7 million project was approved as a part of the March 6 General Obligation Bond Election. Th ... read more »

Hillcrest Country Club Damaged By Storm

Jun 12, 2018

Severe storms caused havoc all around the Bartlesville area on Tuesday morning. Hillcrest Country Club was one of many businesses that saw damage due to lightning, powerful winds and heavy rainfall. According to a Facebook post from Head Professional Aaron Speaker the course will be closed un ... read more »

Tuesday Night Forum Hosted By The League of Women Voters

Jun 12, 2018

The League of Women Voters of Bartlesville is holding another candidate forum tonight. The public is invited to attend the forum with candidates from Oklahoma House District 10 and candidates from Oklahoma House District 11. This forum is moderated, but audience members will have the opportun ... read more »

Storms Cause Damage to On Cue

Jun 12, 2018

High winds caused damage to trees and structures around Bartlesville early on Tuesday morning.  On Cue suffered some cosmetic damage to the outside of their store on Adams Boulevard.  More on the storms ... read more »