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Bartlesville Police Respond to Late Night Call

Jun 27, 2018

Bartlesville Police Officers received a call shortly after midnight Wednesday morning from a woman about what you could call an intruder.  The woman had found a large snake in her bed.    Police Captain Jay Hastings says officers quickly responded to the home in the 1200 bl ... read more »

Bartlesville police conduct Tuesday drug bust

Jun 27, 2018

Bartlesville police arrested several people in a drug bust on Bartlesville's north side on Tuesday.  We are told as many as 13 could be chaged.  More to follow. ... read more »

Commissioner Dunlap Wins Re-election

Jun 27, 2018

District 3 Washington County commissioner, Mike Dunlap will serve another term.  Dunlap received 1,394 votes  for 69.08 of Tuesday's turnout over challenger, Sydney Barnes in the GOP primary.  Barnes garnered 624 votes.  Dunlap says he has worked hard to be accessible to c ... read more »

Derrel Fincher Wins House Seat

Jun 27, 2018

Derrrel Fincher will replace Earl Sears in the Oklahoma House.  Fincher defeated Martin Garber in Tuesday's primary with 53 percent of the vote.  Fincher picked up 3,360 votes to Garber's 2,973.     Fincher thanked Garber for a well-run race.  He says ... read more »

A Lot of Runoffs to be Decided

Jun 27, 2018

The Oklahoma Governor's race ended up going to an August runoff..  Ten GOP candidates asked for the public's vote.  Former Oklahoma City Mayor, Mick Cornett got the ost votes with 123,713 for 29 percent of the vote.  7 thousand votes seperated the number two and three candi ... read more »

Nowata County Voters Say Yes

Jun 27, 2018

Nowata County voters said yes to an Enhanced 911 tax on election day.  The E-911 proposition passed with 73 percent of the vote 2029 to 748.      Burke LaRue defeated incumbent commissioner Curtis Barnes for the District 1 commissioner's seat.  Larue says he i ... read more »

Runoffs and Change was Decided by Osage County Voters

Jun 26, 2018

Osage County voters decided it was time for change  during the primary election Tuesday evening. and the district attorney race the incumbent Rex Duncan has lost by a significant margin to his opponent Mike Fisher, who took 64% of the vote. Ken Luttrell took the seat from the incumbent Steve ... read more »

Storms Cause Power Outages in Area

Jun 26, 2018

Severe winds and rainfall have caused several power outages throughout the area. The most affected spots thus far in the storm have been Dewey and East Bartlesville as far as power outages are concerned.The main stoplight at the intersection of Don Tyler Avenue and U.S. 75 in Dewey has lost power ... read more »

Local Teen Competes In Pageant

Jun 26, 2018

2018 Miss Delaware County Outstanding Teen, Cassie Harding, recently competed in the 2018 Miss Oklahoma Outstanding Teen Pageant in Tulsa, and placed in the Top 12. She was one of 33 contestants from across the state competing for the title. This was her second year to compete in the state pa ... read more »

Tourism, Hogs, and Inmates All Topics at Commissioner Meeting

Jun 26, 2018

Tourism, feral Hogs, an inmate's medical service were all topics covered at this week's meeting of the Osage County Board of County Commissioners. the Osage County Board welcomed executive director of the tourism oversight committee Kelly Bland, Monday morning, as she discussed the succes ... read more »

Bartlesvillle Athletic Director Ryan Huff Resigns

Jun 26, 2018

Bartlesville Public Schools Director of Athletics and Activities, Ryan Huff has submitted his letter of resignation.  In his statement, Huff says he decided to resign the post to focus on family and personal growth.  The resignation is effective as of the end of June.   &n ... read more »

Council Approves Bargaining Agreements

Jun 25, 2018

Collective bargaining agreements were reached with the Fraternal Order of Police and the Bartlesville Professional Fire Fighters at Monday evening’s meeting of the Bartlesville City Council. The agreement with the FOP builds off the terms reached for the last fiscal year. The new deal i ... read more »

Man Charged with DUI, Child Endangerment After Accident

Jun 25, 2018

A Bartlesville man was charged with driving under the influence and child endangerment after crashing his vehicle into a building with his three children in the car. Justin Harper stood before a judge at the Washington County Courthouse for an initial appearance on Monday. According to an aff ... read more »

List of Nowata County Polling Locations

Jun 25, 2018

Nowata County voters will have several different voting locations available for Tuesday's primary election. Voters will make their picks for several state offices including governor and Lt. governor. Congressional offices and state representatives will also be on the ballot. SQ 788 regard ... read more »

Washington County Board of Commissioners Meet On Monday

Jun 25, 2018

The Washington County Board of Commissioners met on Monday morning for its regularly scheduled meeting, where much discussion was held regarding a contract closeout with Grand Gateway. As part of the contract closeout, six subsequent items would need to be approved. The Commissioners approved ... read more »