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Dewey Hosts Nowata In Hardwood Battle

Nov 30, 2017

Friday marks a big rivalry in the area with Dewey and Nowata going head-to-head. The Ironmen took care of Barnsdall in their only game before Thanksgiving break. While The Bulldoggers season got under way earlier this week with a loss to Sperry. The Doggers were outrebounded significantly by ... read more »

Washington Park Mall Won't Be Sold

Nov 30, 2017

A rumor has circled Bartlesville that the Washington Park Mall has been sold. Matthew, a representative from Rouse Properties who owns the mall, says that couldn't be further from the truth. The decision to not sell the building comes after the mall was put on the market earlier this year ... read more »

Chamber Ice Skating Rink to Open

Nov 30, 2017

You don't have to have your own ice skates or even experience skating to enjoy something new that will draw people to Bartlesville this Christmas season.  Bartlesville Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Sherri Wilt says the skate rink opens downtown Bartlesville Friday with free park ... read more »

Caney Valley Students to Hear Nick's Promise

Nov 30, 2017

Students at Ramona's Caney Valley High School will hear a special presentation next Wednesday. Deputy Wheeler of the Pottawatomie County Sheriffs Office will present NICKS PROMISE at the Caney Valley High School that morning at 9 o'clock.   Nick's Promise was created in h ... read more »

Nowata County Man Arrested

Nov 29, 2017

A Nowata  man was in Nowata County Court for multiple charges. Eldon John Ironhawk JR. is charged with First Degree Robbery, consuming intoxicants in a public place, and obstructing an officer. According to an affidavit, officers were dispatched on Tuesday to an intoxicated subject. Upo ... read more »

Law Upheld To Identify Aggravated Sex Offenders In Oklahoma

Nov 29, 2017

A federal appeals court has upheld a 2007 Oklahoma law that allows the state to identify aggravated sex offenders on their driver's licenses.   The Oklahoman reports the ruling stems from a lawsuit filed by Ray Carne, who was convicted of sexually abusing a child.   Carne is ... read more »

Corrections Director Wants To Tripple Budget

Nov 29, 2017

Oklahoma's prison director is asking state lawmakers to triple the agency's budget in spite of a shortfall in the state budget and the possibility of a higher shortfall next year.   Corrections Director Joe Allbaugh said Wednesday the agency is seeking $1.53 billion next year inc ... read more »

Death Penalty Sought For Tulsa Murders

Nov 29, 2017

Prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty for a man charged in the killings of two people at a north Tulsa park.   Jacky Mayfield is scheduled to go to trial in January 2019 for the shooting deaths of Markey Goff and Meshawna Jones, whose bodies were found inside an SUV parked at ... read more »

Bartlesville High School Student in Custody

Nov 29, 2017

Bartlesville police had to take a Bartlesville High School student into custody.  According to a Facebook post from Bartlesville Public Schools, police took the student into custody Wednesday morning for disturbing the peace.  Authorities found a pellet gun in the student's backpack ... read more »

Reward Offered for Information on "SPARTY" Vandals

Nov 29, 2017

Crime Stoppers is asking for your help to find the people who vandalized "Sparty" the Sooner High School Alumni buffalo in Sooner Park.  Damage to the buffalo was reported to Bartlesville police department on Monday.   According to Beth Marable of the alumni group this ... read more »

Andy Coleman Hosts Town Hall with Ed Meese

Nov 29, 2017

About 75 people gathered for a town hall meeting Tuesday night at the Bartlesville Library.  First District Congressional Candidate Andy Coleman hosted the event.  He was joined by former Attorney General under Ronald Reagan, Ed Meese.  The two fielded questions from the audience.& ... read more »

Giving Tuesday

Nov 28, 2017

Giving Tuesday is today, and charities and organizations across the US are asking for your help. But giving isn't just limited to this one day, and according to a WalletHub study, Oklahoma ranks as the 10th most charitable state. WalletHub's report, “2017’s Most Charitable Sta ... read more »

Drone Testing Could Come to Osage County

Nov 28, 2017

Assistant Principal Chief Raymond Red Corn provided a presentation to the Osage County Commissioners Monday morning regarding an opportunity to bring more tech jobs and services to the County through aerospace technology. Red Corn and many others believe that Unmanned Aerial Systems or UAS may pr ... read more »

Bartlesville City Council Discusses Bond Projects

Nov 27, 2017

The Bartlesville City Council heard a presentation of the aquatic center study and discussed many other potential bond projects at a special meeting on Monday night. George Deines from Counsilman-Hunsaker gave the presentation on the aquatics center study in which he presented two different o ... read more »

Students Win Writing Contest

Nov 27, 2017

Four Central Middle School eighth-graders have won prizes for their scary stories. In mid-November 2017 English teachers Denise Jarmola and Patty Waldorf organized a Scary Story Contest, with students encouraged to submit their best scary story to be judged by award-winning local author Jennifer ... read more »