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Legislators Differ on Marijuana Proposal

May 22, 2018

Bartlesville's state legislators -- Senator Julie Daniels, and State Representatives Earl Sears and Travis Dunlap presented their wrap-up forum Tuesday at the community center.   Moderator, H. J. Reed fired questions ranging from their support of the tax increase that pays for in ... read more »

Bartlesville Hosts Education Forum

May 22, 2018

Candidates from House District’s 10 and 11 gathered at the Bartlesville High School Fine Arts Center for a forum on public education. Martin Garber, Darrel Fincher, Judd Strom, Kevin Stacy, Michael McFarland and Travis Dunlap shared their opinions and beliefs on a hot button issue in th ... read more »

Tri County Tech Holds Open House Lunch

May 22, 2018

Tri County Tech held their “Let's Taco 'Bout Your Future” event Tuesday afternoon, where guests were treated to a free taco and were able to take a tour of the campus.   Tasha Wyatt says that the open house was an easy and clever opportunity to speak with people w ... read more »

Waste-water Work Starts In Bartlesville

May 22, 2018

Work began today as the Waste-water Maintenance Department will be making sewer line repairs on Evergreen Drive between Oakdale Drive & Quail Drive. Both lanes of traffic will be closed during the day from 7-to-4.   Lanes will be re-opened to thru traffic after 4 o'clock each ... read more »

Dewey Public Works Authority Meets

May 22, 2018

The Dewey Public Works Authority met on Monday evening after the Dewey CIty Council.  There were no notable items the authority needed to take action on, but it was noted in the Staff Comments portion that the baseball fields at Don Tyler Park are completed. The previous meetings min ... read more »

Dewey City Council Meets

May 21, 2018

The Dewey City Council met on Monday evening for their bi-monthly meeting, where the first major item of business had no action taken.   A request of zoning change was set on the agenda, but after a short public hearing, it was determined that a re-submission of different paperwork w ... read more »

City Council Receives Bond Bids

May 21, 2018

The Bartlesville City Council received bids for general obligation bonds at Monday evening meeting at city hall. Firstly, the council received four bids for series 2018A bonds in the sum of $9.725 million. On the ten-year term bond the low bidder was BOK Financial in Dallas. The bid had an in ... read more »

Initiative Petition Will Affect School Funding

May 21, 2018

Bartlesville School District's Financial Officer, David Boggs told the the school board Monday night that next school year could be what he called a "wild ride" financially.  He says a lot depends on whether an initiative petition from the group Oklahoma Taxpayers Unite that wo ... read more »