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Bartlesville Road Projects Wrapping Up

Mar 26, 2019

There are a lot of street projects going on in the city of Bartlesville and Director of Engineering Micah Siemers was at the Bartlesville Radio Studios on Monday to give an update on how some of those projects were coming along. He first addressed the ongoing construction along Price Road. &n ... read more »

Technology Maintenance Major Focus of Potential Bond

Mar 26, 2019

The Bartlesville Board of Education will hold a special midday meeting Wednesday to discuss a Bond Issue Election. Bartlesville Public School's Superintendent Chuck McCauley says this potential bond would add to current funds that will help the school district with its needs. McCauley says th ... read more »

Sewer, Storm System Projects Making Progress

Mar 26, 2019

Water Utilities Director Terry Lauritsen said work continues on the sanitary sewer and storm water drainage projects near the Bartlesville Community Center. Work on the sanitary sewer installation project started on Silas Street and has progressed south to Adams Boulevard. Lauritsen said this pro ... read more »

Rep. Hern to Provide Services to Constituents Friday

Mar 26, 2019

Oklahoma's First Congressional District Representative Kevin Hern has announced that he will hold mobile office hours in Bartlesville and Dewey. Caseworkers from Hern's office will be available Friday, March 29th to help constituents dealing with federal agencies.   Hern said ... read more »

Schedule Released for Friday Groundbreaking Ceremony

Mar 26, 2019

A groundbreaking ceremony for the highly anticipated Tower Center at Unity Square project will take place Friday in Bartlesville. The space, designed by Ambler Architects, will unite Frank Lloyd Wright’s historic Price Tower Arts Center and the nearby Taliesin-designed Bartlesville Communit ... read more »

Voters Still Have Time to Vote Absentee

Mar 26, 2019

Registered voters in Osage County have until Wednesday to request an absentee ballot if they wish to mail it in. Osage County Election Board Secretary Kelly Choteau says if absentee voters missed Wednesday’s deadline, they aren’t out of luck, however. Voters may vote at the Osage ... read more »

Committee to Revisit Tower Center at Unity Square Plans

Mar 26, 2019

The Tower Green Design Committee will review the 100-percent construction plans for the Tower Center at Unity Square project. The plans to be discussed for the City of Bartlesville’s highly anticipated green space include benches, trash receptacles, bicycle racks planter pots, types and siz ... read more »

Weather Delays Students' Return from China

Mar 26, 2019

A group of Bartlesville Middle School Students is excited to be home after their flight home from their China Spring Break Trip was delayed several times causing them to spend more than 30 hours in an airport.   The group says their plane in Dallas was delayed because of the hail sto ... read more »

Community Development Block Grant Application Coming Along

Mar 25, 2019

The Osage Board of County Commissioners met Monday morning at the courthouse in Pawhuska and put together an application for a community development block grant concerning water and sewer projects. The application is due by May 1 and the commissioners may ask for as much as $450,000 in assistance ... read more »

Two Bartlesville Men Involved in Drive-By Shooting

Mar 25, 2019

Two Bartlesville men were arrested for their roles in a Saturday afternoon drive-by shooting. Wolf Berry and Derrick Wilson both appeared at the Washington County Courthouse facing charges of discharging a firearm from a vehicle and unlawful carry. Wilson also had an additional charge use of body ... read more »

Alleged Shooting Occurs in Cherryvale, Kansas

Mar 25, 2019

According to a KGGF News report a shooting occured on Monday afternoon in at the G&W Foods grocery store in Cherryvale, Kansas. KGGF is reporting that two people were shot. The Kansas Bureau of Investagtion is hnadling the proceedings going forward. KGGF's Kim Avery was live on the s ... read more »

Test Proctors Needed for Several Bartlesville Schools

Mar 25, 2019

Several Bartlesville schools must rely on community volunteers to help proctor mandated state tests at each school site throughout the month of April. They need help for two to six hours per session, depending on the test. The main job of a Test Proctor is to observe the testing procedures wh ... read more »

Rep. Hern to Speak at Ramona Chamber Banquet Friday

Mar 25, 2019

The Ramona Chamber of Commerce Banquet will take place Friday evening. Chamber member Lester Gagan says Representative Kevin Hern of Oklahoma's First Congressional District will be the guest speaker for the Friday banquet.   Gagan said that they have been active with Rep. Hern an ... read more »

City of Bartlesville Reviewing Recycling Survey Outline

Mar 25, 2019

Bartlesville's Public Works Director Keith Henry said Monday that the City of Bartlesville will be releasing its recycling survey to Bartlesville residents soon. Henry said the 12 question survey is currently in hand for review.   According to Henry, the survey will ask you what ... read more »

Pawhuska High School Student in Custody After Threat

Mar 25, 2019

At around 7:15 Monday morning, Pawhuska Public Schools learned that a high school student had made a verbal threat to possibly harm fellow students at the school.   Superintendent David Cash says the parent called proper authorities and that is when the school found out what had happ ... read more »