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Former Coffeyville Amazon Building Has New Owners

Dec 23, 2019

The former Amazon Building in Coffeyville’s Industrial Park has been acquired by a Wisconsin based commercial real estate firm. Phoenix Investors, headquartered in Milwaukee announced on Monday morning that it has acquired the nearly 900,000 square foot facility. The Executive Direc ... read more »

BPD Donates Two Vehicles to Ramona Police Department

Dec 23, 2019

The Bartlesville Police Department continues to be in a giving spirit during this 2019 holiday season. Sgt. Jim Warring said the BPD donated two Crown Victoria's to the Ramona Police Department to use for their purposes on Monday morning. He said the vehicles they are donating are standar ... read more »

Commissioners Get Engineering Update on Bighill Store

Dec 23, 2019

The Board of Osage County Commissioners met for a regularly scheduled meeting at the courthouse in Pawhuska Monday morning to make a lot of important decisions.   Terry Loftis of J&L Associates LLC was at the meeting letting the commissioners what the engineers found when they se ... read more »

Dewey Fire, Sheriff's Office Provide Christmas Gifts

Dec 23, 2019

The Dewey Fire Department was able to help two families from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office angel tree over the weekend. Dewey Fire Chief Chad Schueler thanks you for making this possible so they could give back to the community. He said the kids they gave gifts to will always r ... read more »

Kyle Dillingham—4 Shows at the Constantine in Pawhuska

Dec 23, 2019

Kyle Dillingham picked up the violin when he was nine, and eight years later, he gave two featured performances at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. Kyle is presently managed by legendary impresario, Jim Halsey, who has guided the careers of many great performers including Roy Clark, The Oak R ... read more »

Engineering for SMC's Sanitary Sewer Line Can Begin

Dec 23, 2019

In a recent Bartlesville Development Authority meeting, action to ratify the Bartlesville City Council's appropriation of $150,000 from the Economic Development Fund was discussed. David Wood, the BDA's President, said this was for the installation of a sanitary sewer line, and execut ... read more »

Bartlesville Police Chief Offering Free Rides on New Year’s Eve for Overly-Festive Revelers

Dec 23, 2019

If you plan to ring in the New Year with the consumption of alcohol, don’t chance and accident or a ticket. Bartlesville Police Chief Tracy Roles wants you to instead take him up on his offer to have police drive you home safely. Roles says, “On New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31, 2019 ... read more »

Shop with a Cop Event Provides Gifts for 30 Kiddos

Dec 21, 2019

The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 117 in Bartlesville hosted their annual Shop with a Cop event on Friday night. Bartlesville Police Chief Tracy Roles said the FOP Members raise money to make this event possible. He said they are not raising that money for self-gain. Rather, they raise the ... read more »

Messiah Sing-Along to Take Place on Sunday

Dec 21, 2019

The Bartlesville Festival of the Nativity and the First Presbyterian Church of Bartlesville invite you to an upcoming Messiah Sing-Along. This event is free to the public and music will be provided for those who do not have their own score. Both groups say that this events helps each of celeb ... read more »

Bartlesville Police Delivers Christmas Food Baskets

Dec 20, 2019

The Bartlesville Police Department delivered 25 Christmas Food Baskets to those in need early on Friday morning. It is hoped by those at the BPD that those that received the baskets will get the most good from those. Bartlesville Police Chief Tracy Roles (pictured to the right with his wife) ... read more »

Give the Gift of Roadside Survival Tips for a Loved One

Dec 20, 2019

Vietnam War veteran and author Walt Brinker wishes you a safe and sound holiday season this year. If you are in need of a last minute gift and know someone that could use more information on roadside safety, Brinker (pictured) said you can purchase a copy of his book, titled “Roadside S ... read more »

Authority Sells Property to ABB for 17-Million Dollars

Dec 20, 2019

The Bartlesville Development Authority approved an agreement to sell property to ABB Inc. for $17-million during a special called meeting on Friday. David Wood, the BDA’s President, said the property is located at 7051 Industrial Blvd. He said that the agreement includes a 10-year optio ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Arrested on Murder-for-Hire Charges

Dec 20, 2019

A Bartlesville man was arrested on an allegation of murder-for-hire after a Thursday incident. Clinton Kohout appeared at the Washington County Courthouse on Friday where he was presented with the felony charge. According to an affidavit, Kohout accidentally left a voicemail on his ex-wife&rs ... read more »

Friends in Deed to Sponsor Free Christmas Day Dinner

Dec 20, 2019

Friends in Deed, Inc. will once again sponsor a Free Christmas Day Dinner. The free dinner will last from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Christmas Day at the Adams Blvd. Church of Christ located 3700 Adams Blvd in Bartlesville. To request transportation or to volunteer, call 918.914.1152. All are ... read more »

Combination Store May Come to the City of Bartlesville

Dec 20, 2019

A recommendation to the Bartlesville City Council to appropriate $150,000 from the Economic Development Fund as a development incentive was approved by the Bartlesville Development Authority on Friday. This money, if approved by the Council, would be used by a developer for outparcel developm ... read more »