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Council Decides on Green Space Name

Nov 19, 2018

The Bartlesville City Council approved the name of “Tower Center at Unity Square” for the green space between the Price Tower and the Bartlesville Community Center. The project that had previously been dubbed “The Green at Unity Square” or the working title of “Tower ... read more »

Man Charged on Second Domestic Incident in a Month

Nov 19, 2018

A Bartlesville man was arrested after a domestic incident for the second time in less than 30 days after allegedly strangling a woman. Christopher Richardson appeared at the Washington County Courthouse on Monday facing a felony charge of domestic abuse by strangulation for an incident that occur ... read more »

Commissioners Postpone New Washington County Sheriff Decision

Nov 19, 2018

The Washington County Commissioners heard from several applicants for the Washington County Sheriff position Monday afternoon. Those applicants include Johnie Johnson, Scott Owen, Gary Miller, Nick Lay, Jon Copeland and Carey Duniphin. Sheriff Rick Silver announced earlier this fall that he plans ... read more »

Hot Shooting Eagles Host St. Mary

Nov 19, 2018

The Oklahoma Wesleyan men’s basketball team is off to an incredible start having won all seven of its game to start the season. The Eagles sharpshooting from behind the arc has been a major factor in the team’s success. Head coach Donnie Bostwick says he’s all about instilli ... read more »

Christmas Parades Coming to Osage County

Nov 19, 2018

The Osage County Commissioners met Monday morning at the Osage County Courthouse and heard about a wide array of issues in the county. Matt Miller, of Miller EMS gave an update on how his company has been doing. Miller said there has been great cooperation with Owasso, but adds that it is dif ... read more »

Grace Community Church Opens Doors for Thanksgiving

Nov 19, 2018

Grace Community Church will serve a Thanksgiving dinner on Thanksgiving Day. The dinner is open and free to all. Debby Coffee with Grace Community Church says they want to share the blessings of the holidays with everyone they can. If you have no one to share Thanksgiving Day with or just don ... read more »

Dewey City Council to Hold Monday Meeting

Nov 19, 2018

The Dewey City Council will start their Monday night meeting reviewing their sales tax report. They will later move into a discussion to possibly approve an agreement with Municipal Finance Services, Inc. to provide assistance in preparing and submitting information required by the city’s c ... read more »

Antle Updates Commissioners on Tax Code Retreat Monday

Nov 19, 2018

Washington County District 1 Commissioner Mitch Antle talked to the other commissioners on Monday morning about the discussions that took place at the Oklahoma Academy’s 2018 Town Hall Retreat. Commissioner Antle spoke extensively about Oklahoma’s tax code throughout the week last wee ... read more »

Alcoholic Beverage Tax Up in Washington County

Nov 19, 2018

In their brief Monday morning meeting, the Washington County Commissioners approved the allocation of the alcoholic beverage tax. The amount for the alcoholic beverage tax came in at $13,222, and the Washington County Commissioners says that’s a significant up tick. Washington County Distri ... read more »

Nowata Commissioners Hear Report from Sheriff

Nov 19, 2018

The Nowata County Commissioners heard a presentation from Sheriff Terry Barnett at Monday morning’s meeting. Barnett spoke on several issues at the jail that were first brought to the board last week. Barnett said that a fan louver that she was concerned about last week had been sealed ... read more »

Fallin Plans to Retire

Nov 18, 2018

Gov. Mary Fallin says she will retire from politics when she steps down as governor in January and will not pursue elective office again. The Oklahoman reports that Fallin on Friday said she wants to spend more time with her family . The 63-year-old Republican has been in politics since s ... read more »

Washington County Board to Discuss Hiring a Sheriff

Nov 18, 2018

The Washington County Board of Commissioners meeting will be held in two parts on Monday.  The board will convene at its usual 9:30 time to take action on an agreement with United Linen Uniform Services from earlier this month.  The board also plans to take the monthly Washington County ... read more »

Governor Fallin Announces Retirement from Politics

Nov 18, 2018

Gov. Mary Fallin says she will retire from politics when she steps down as governor in January and will not pursue elective office again.        The Oklahoman reports that Fallin on Friday said she wants to spend more time with her family .       ... read more »

Oklahoma Sooner Game On KRIG 104.9

Nov 17, 2018

\r\n Tonights Oklahoma vs. Kansas game airs on KRIG 104.9 due to Owasso High School Football.  You can also listen on the Bartlesville Radio App or our website by clicking on KRIG 104.9. \r\n ... read more »

OKWU Prepares for National Tournament Opener

Nov 16, 2018

After losing in the championship match of the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference, the Oklahoma Wesleyan Eagle soccer team looks to bounce back on Saturday in the opening round of the NAIA tournament. The Eagles will host Morningside College at 1 p.m.  The Mustangs hail from Iowa and c ... read more »