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Nowata County Sample Ballot for Primary Runoff

Aug 27, 2018

A runoff primary election is lsated for Tuesday. Nowata County voters have several different precincts to choose from to cast a ballot. A full list can be found here. The republican ballot is the heaviest with several races to decide important offices including the highly-contested governor&# ... read more »

Dewey Man Arrested after Firing Shot into Ground

Aug 27, 2018

A Dewey man was arrested after firing a gun into the ground during a dispute with a neighbor. Daniel Prichard appeared at the Washington County Courthouse on Monday facing a felony charge of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon for an incident that took place on Sunday. According to an ... read more »

Commissioners Take No Action on Lawsuit

Aug 27, 2018

Washington County Commissioners hold a private executive session during their regularly scheduled meeting Monday to discuss a lawsuit. The lawsuit pits the Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter against Purdue Pharma. Attorney group Fullmer Sill had litigations submitted by Alex Yaffe recommen ... read more »

Nowata Commissioners Discuss Finances

Aug 27, 2018

Changes to the budget and payroll were at the forefront of the discussion at Monday morning’s meeting of the Nowata County Commissioners. Several items were discussed including giving a $100 per month raise the county employees. This would bring all county employees to the state minimum ... read more »