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Rep. Hern Speaks at 2020 County Republican Convention

Feb 22, 2020

U.S. Representative for Oklahoma Kevin Hern was the keynote speaker at the 2020 Washington County Republican Convention that was held at the Arvest Bank's Eastside Branch in Bartlesville on Saturday. Rep. Hern said everyone in attendance shared a mission to reclaim the House and retain Pr ... read more »

Light Meeting Slated for County Commissioners Monday

Feb 22, 2020

Beginning on Monday, March 2nd, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office will be adjusting the days and times for the general public to have their fingerprints taken. The public will be able to have their prints taken on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Costs will remai ... read more »

Ironmen Eye Playoff Run Starting Saturday

Feb 21, 2020

The Nowata Ironmen will play back-to-back home games to start off the playoffs. Nowata will square off with Pawhuska after the Huskies knocked off Caney Valley on Friday night. For the first time in the last three years the Ironmen are not hosting a regional. This year the Ironmen are a sub- ... read more »

Sheriff's Office to Change Fingerprinting Days, Times

Feb 21, 2020

Beginning on Monday, March 2nd, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office will be adjusting the days and times for the general public to have their fingerprints taken. The public will be able to have their prints taken on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Costs will remai ... read more »

Tickets Still Available for Murder Mystery Dinner

Feb 21, 2020

The Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra's next Taste of the Symphony fundraising dinner will lead you to solve a murder mystery. You can dress as yourself, or you can come in costume for this fun-filled occasion. Karen Wollman, the BSO's Special Projects Coordinator, said the 30 "sus ... read more »

Bartlesville Library Offers New Binge Box Service

Feb 21, 2020

In an age where you can stream your favorite shows when you get home from work, the Bartlesville Public Library is looking to add to your playlist. The BPL is offering free checkout on what they are calling “Binge Boxes.” Director Shellie McGill said a Binge Box is a set of four D ... read more »

Bartlesville Fire Chief Banks Talks ISO Rating

Feb 21, 2020

While the Bartlesville Fire Department does everything they can to bump their ISO rating up from a two to a one, Chief John Banks said he is proud of the work his firefighters put forth. There is not much of a difference between a one and a two ISO rating for fire departments other than bragg ... read more »

Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra Set for Leaps & Bounds

Feb 21, 2020

The Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra will perform their Leaps and Bounds concert at the Bartlesville Community Center to celebrate the Leap Year. The event is scheduled to take place on Saturday, Feb. 29th at 7:30 p.m. Special Projects Coordinator Karen Wollman said Lauren Green, the Maestro M ... read more »

Osage County Livestock Show to Take Place Next Week

Feb 21, 2020

The Osage County Jr. Livestock Show will be taking place next week at the Fairgrounds in Pawhuska and we will be broadcasting live on Real Country KRIG 104.9 on Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. The fun starts at 3 p.m. on Tuesday with a weigh-in for hogs, goats and sheep. Starting at 9:30 a.m ... read more »

Boy Scouts Cherokee Council Patron Dinner Feb. 27th

Feb 21, 2020

The Boys Scouts Cherokee Area Concil is holding its Patron Dinner, 6:30p.m. on Thursday, February 27 at the Bartlesville Community Center.  Scout Executive Phillip Wright says the council is happy to announce this year's keynote speaker is Gentner Drummond, a successful attorney, bus ... read more »

Winners of Congressional App Challenge Announced

Feb 21, 2020

On Thursday afternoon, U.S. Representative for Oklahoma Kevin Hern surprised students at the Tulsa School of Arts and Sciences to announce the winners of the 2020 Congressional App Challenge. Students Dante Trejo, Meagan Bryant, Jake Richardson and Silas Reichlin, all currently in 11th grade, ... read more »

New Courthouse Measure Could Be Put on the Ballot Monday

Feb 21, 2020

The Board of Osage County Commissioners will meet Monday morning for a regularly scheduled meeting at the courthouse in Pawhuska. The commissioners will consider placing the construction of a new courthouse and adding an annex in Skiatook on the ballot for voters to vote on in late June. ... read more »

Board of Pharmacy to Hold Hearing on Local Insulin Case

Feb 21, 2020

The investigation of a pharmacist that administered insulin instead of flu shots in November 2019 that hospitalized 10 people in Bartlesville will move forward next week. According to Marty Hendrick, the Executive Director of the Oklahoma State Board of Pharmacy, a hearing will take place on ... read more »

This Week's Capitol Call Powered by Phillips

Feb 21, 2020

This week's Capitol Call program on KWON powered by Phillips 66 with State Senator Julie Daniels, Representatives Darrell Fincher and Judd Strom started out with a discussion about a proposed piece of gun legistaltion that failed.   An Oklahoma House committee overwhelmingly reje ... read more »

2020 OKM Music Festival Lineup Announced

Feb 20, 2020

A very nice crowd was in attendance for the OKM Music Tunes and Tacos event for the announcement of this year's OKM Music Festival. Many enjoyed the free tacos and beverages and conversing with friends prior to the big reveal. The Festival Prelude: "Beethoven and the Future of Mu ... read more »