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Markwayne Mullin Hosts Nowata County Town Hall

Apr 11, 2017

Second District Oklahoma Congressman, Markwayne Mullin spent an hour yesterday talking with Nowata County voters.  Mullin is in the process of hosting 29 town hall meetings in counties across his district.  He told the Nowata voters he was one of 65 members of Congress from rural distri ... read more »

K-Mart Pharmacy to Close

Apr 10, 2017

While Bartlesville’s pharmacy was not on the list of 64 pharmacies that K-Mart announced last September that it would close, the local pharmacy will, in fact, be closing.   Local management says they don’t know a closing date.  K-Mart typically asks local pharmacies ... read more »

Commissioner Howerton Took the Oath of Office

Apr 10, 2017

The Osage County Board of County Commissioners started Monday off by welcoming newly elected District #1 Commissioner Jerry Howerton. Howerton was swore in as Commissioner at 9am by District Court Judge John Kane. Commissioner Howerton was met by elected officials, family and friends for his swea ... read more »

Bartlesville Solo And Ensemble Contest

Apr 10, 2017

Bartlesville High School orchestra students attended District Solo and Ensemble Contest at Skiatook. Ten solos were awarded superior ratings and two solos earned excellent ratings. Ten ensembles were awarded superior ratings and two ensembles earned excellent ratings. The orchestra program t ... read more »

Washington County Board of Commissioners

Apr 10, 2017

The Washington County Board of Commissioners met at their weekly meeting on Monday morning. Among several action items, the commissioners approved a lease agreement with #334 American Legion of Ramona, and approved more forms for the Bison Road Project. Commissioner Mitch Antle was on vacatio ... read more »

Nowata Commissioners Welcome Sheriff

Apr 10, 2017

The Nowata County Board of Commissioners met Monday morning for their weekly meeting. Now that newly appointed Nowata County Sheriff Sandy Hadley is on the job, the Comissioners will begin to look at the E-911 Program once again. The Commissioners also appointed Judy Howell to a vacancy i ... read more »

Tulsa Man Dies in Osage County Accident

Apr 10, 2017

A Tulsa man died Saturday night in an Osage County accident.  The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports 40 year-old Eric Poore was driving westbound on 31st Street North at a high rate of speed being pursued by law enforcement.  Poore's SUV failed to negotiate a curve at 53rd West Avenue ... read more »

Todd Lamb to Run for Governor

Apr 08, 2017

Oklahoma's Republican Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb has filed paperwork indicating his plan to run for governor in 2018, a year in which nearly every statewide elected office will be open because of term limits. Lamb filed a statement of organization on Friday with the Oklahoma Ethics Commission ... read more »

OK Mozart Announces 2017 Line-up

Apr 08, 2017

Bartlesville’s OK Mozart has announced the line-up of musicians for this year’s festival, June 8th through the 16th.  Concert-goers can hear the festival’s famous classical music along with jazz, blues, rock, and other styles this year.  Board chairman Mary Lynn Mi ... read more »

Man Gets Contempt Of Court

Apr 07, 2017

A Bartlesville man was in court on Friday for Simple Assault and Contempt of Court. According to an affidavit, Malik William Johnson was physically involved with an ex-girlfriend. According to the daughter of the girlfriend, Johnson had previously physically assaulted the girlfriend, as well as c ... read more »

BFD Conduct Air Evac Training

Apr 07, 2017

The City of Bartlesville announced through a press release that Bartlesville Firefighters have been undergoing annual training in air ambulance evacuation near Lee Lake, located on Adams Boulevard East of Silver Lake Road throughout the past week.   The training has been provided by ... read more »

Police Warn Drivers: Price Field is Off LImits

Apr 07, 2017

Bartlesville police could cite you if they catch you driving in the construction zones in the Price Fields complex.  Director of Engineering, Micah Siemers says motorists are compromizing the recently installed sod and seeded areas by driving through the construction zone rather than using t ... read more »

BPS Holds Legislative Forum

Apr 07, 2017

Bartlesville Public Schools hosted a forum on Friday morning with Senator Julie Daniels, and Representatives Earl Sears and Travis Dunlap. Moderated by H.J. Reed, the Manager for State Government Affairs - Midcontinent at Phillips 66, the primary focus of the forum was spent answering education r ... read more »

Markwayne Mullin Schedules Town Halls

Apr 07, 2017

Second District Oklahoma Congressman Markwayne Mullin has revised his town hall meeting schedule for next week.  Mullin will be in Nowata for a town hall meeting Monday afternoon from 2 to 3 at the Nowata County fairgrounds.  That's a change from Mullin's previous schedule.  ... read more »

American Legion Agreement Tops County Agenda

Apr 09, 2017

The Washington County Board of Commissioners will take up a lease agreement with the Ramona American Legion Monday morning.  The board also take action on a Oklahoma Department of Transportation document concerning the Bison Road Project.  Monday morning's meeting is set for 9:30 in ... read more »