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Friends of the Library Hold Annual Financial Meeting

Apr 19, 2019

Friends of the Bartlesville Public Library held an annual meeting this week. President Kathy Clear said the current balance for Friends of the Library stands at $17,793. Clear said they have taken in three donations at the Book Store in the Bartlesville Public Library. She said they took in $ ... read more »

Bartlesville Fire Dept. Remembers OKC Bombing Victims

Apr 19, 2019

24 years have past since a bombing devastated Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma City Bombing is seen by many as the deadliest terrorist attack in United States history before the Sept. 11 attacks six years later. 168 people died in the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma Ci ... read more »

Skiatook Chamber Holding Third Thursday Event in May

Apr 19, 2019

The Skiatook Chamber of Commerce invites you out to the third Thursday in the park on May 16 at the Central Park. Food trucks, vendors and live music will all be a part of the fun. This will also be an opportunity for area businesses to network and promote their products. If you would like to ... read more »

County Commissioners Revisit Items

Apr 19, 2019

The Board of Osage County Commissioners will meet Monday morning for a regular scheduled meeting at the courthouse in Pawhuska. With the Roy Clark Memorial Rodeo coming to the County Fairgrounds next weekend, Scott Trotter will be at the meeting asking if it will be possible to give helicopte ... read more »

High Winds Leave Behind Damage Wednesday Night

Apr 18, 2019

Wednesday night's severe weather left behind wind damage in Washington County. Emergency Management Director Kary Cox said that they have been getting calls about the damage since the storm blew through. Cox said there has been report on damage to trees, power lines, privacy fences, minor ... read more »

Single Vehicle Accident Hospitalizes One Person

Apr 18, 2019

One person has been hospitalized following a traffic accident in Bartlesville. Captain Jay Hastings said the Bartlesville Police Department got the call late Thursday afternoon. The accident occurred around 3:30 p.m. According to Hastings, it is believed to be single vehicle accident. He said ... read more »

Senate Passes Bill to Increase Judicial Applicant Pool

Apr 18, 2019

The Oklahoma Senate advanced a measure to modernize the Oklahoma Supreme Court district boundaries on Wednesday. Bartlesville's Senator Julie Daniels is the Senate principal author for House Bill 2366 and said it was moved forward in an effort to increase the pool of qualified applicants ... read more »

Boy Scouts Prepare for 110 Year Anniversary

Apr 18, 2019

This year marks the 110th year for boy scouting in the Pawhuska area, making this the oldest troop in the United States. To celebrate, Scout Executive Phillip Wright says many events are scheduled to take place throughout the year starting with the Roy Clark Memorial Rodeo next weekend.   ... read more »

Spirit Church to Hold Biggest Egg Drop in Bartlesville

Apr 18, 2019

A helicopter will drop 77,777 Easter eggs all at once during the Easter holiday weekend in Bartlesville. Spirit Church Pastor Darryl Wootton explained that there are so many eggs for their Egg Drop this year because the event has grown significantly since its humble beginnings at their West C ... read more »

Donate Life Reception, More to be Held Monday

Apr 18, 2019

Organ, eye and tissue donors will receive recognition in Bartlesville for their willingness to save lives. The Jane Phillips Medical Center and LifeShare Oklahoma will hold a Donate Life Flag Ceremony for those individuals that have given life on Monday April 22 at 11 a.m. They will be celebr ... read more »

Barr Releases Mueller Report

Apr 18, 2019

U. S. Attorney General William Barr has released the Mueller Report.  Read the redacted version and make up your own mind.     Your browser does not support the iframe HTML tag. Try viewing this in a modern browser like Chrome, Safari, Firefox or Internet Explorer 9 or ... read more »

Osage County Offices Closed for Good Friday

Apr 18, 2019

All Osage Nation offices will be closed on Friday in observance of Good Friday. Pawhuska Public Schools will also be closed, along with Pawhuska City Hall and the Osage County Courthouse.  ... read more »

Students Safe in Bus Crash

Apr 17, 2019

A Caney Valley School bus was involved in an accident Wednesday afternoon. The bus was rear-ended, but all students are safe and accounted for at this time. There is no report on the condition of the other party involved in the accident.  ... read more »

State Election Board Checks Voter Registrations

Apr 17, 2019

A biennial mandated check on voter registration by the State Election Board has resulted in the removal of more than 3,000 duplicate voter registrations and just over 88,000 inactive voters.   Duplicate registrations that were deleted matched newer registrations by the same person at ... read more »

Price Complex Prepares for the Biggest Work Phase Yet

Apr 17, 2019

Planning Design Group out of Tulsa continues to make strides on the renovations at Price Fields in Bartlesville. Bartlesville City Councilman Jim Curd said they are getting ready to work on the biggest phase of the project. He says Phase Three focuses on the center four fields at the Price Co ... read more »