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Leathers Arrested For Huffing

Jun 06, 2017

A Bartlesville woman is in trouble again. Allison Leathers is in the Washington County Correctional Facility for driving under the influence. According to an affidavit, officers found Leathers unconscious behind the wheel of a running vehicle. A can of air duster had been recovered from her. ... read more »

Lowe Taken In For Warrants

Jun 06, 2017

A Bartlesville man has been apprehended on a warrant. Michael Lowe was in the Washington County Court on Monday. According to an affidavit, Lowe has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. According to the same affidavit, police started an investigation on May 19, where the ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Harbors Fugitive

Jun 06, 2017

A Bartlesville man is in the Washington County Correctional Facility on one charge. Sterling Gay is charged with harboring a fugitive. According to an affidavit, officers were attempting to make contact with Michael Lowe for the service of warrants. While observing him, they saw Gay go into t ... read more »

Dewey Man Taken In On Several Charges

Jun 06, 2017

A man was arrested in Dewey on multiple charges. Jose Anaya was taken in on Sunday for resisting and interfering with police, obstructing an officer, paraphernalia, destroying evidence, smuggling contraband into prison, and possession of a controlled dangerous substance.  According to an ... read more »

Prostitution Charges Result From Massage Parlor Arrest

Jun 09, 2017

Soliciting prostitution charges and an arrest Thursday night are the result of Bartlesville police investigation.  Captain Jay Hastings says police arrested 52 year-old Meli Zhao for engaging in or soliciting prostitution and massage without a license.  Zhao was arrested at the Panda Ma ... read more »

Dewey Man Charged With Marijuana And Gun Posession

Jun 09, 2017

A Dewey made an appearance at the Washington County Courthouse on Friday. Carlos Perales is facing charges for marijuana possession and carrying a concealed weapon for incident that occurred earlier this week. According to affidavit, an officer found four men asleep in a parked car in front o ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Busted For Burglary

Jun 08, 2017

A Bartlesville man was arrested burglary. Dustin West was charged with possession of stolen property and burglary with no forced entry. According to an affidavit, police made contact with a victim who witnessed several individuals fleeing from her property. Another witness was found and posi ... read more »

BPS Bus Auction

Jun 08, 2017

Bartlesville Public Schools will be holding an auction for the old buses and vehicles that have been declared surplus. The auction will be the morning of Friday, June 16 at 10:00 at the parking lot of Madison Middle School. The 15 running buses, a Ford Ranger pickup truck, and a Ford Taurus sedan ... read more »

Boys & Girls Club is a Busy Place

Jun 08, 2017

Bartlesville's Boys and Girls Club is a busy place this summer.  Resource Development Director, Annah Fischer says the club is four days into its summer camp and the Seminole Club is a busy place. While the club is surrounded by the city of Bartlesville, Fischer says while the parti ... read more »

Washington Park Mall Up For Sale

Jun 07, 2017

The Washington Park Mall is on the market. Bartlesville's shopping center is now up for sale for more than $13 million. According to Realtor Eric Wohl from Hanley Investment Group, the decision came around early April.    Wohl says that he has had several parties that have been ... read more »

OK Mozart Opens 33rd Festival

Jun 08, 2017

The 33rd annual OK Mozart Music Festival kicks off Thursday with a variety of concert styles - classical, country, pop, jazz, chamber and inspirational.  The nine-day festival kicks off Thursday evening with opening ceremonies.  Publicity Director, Susan Albert says the opening take ... read more »

Price Tower Celebrates Wright's Birthday

Jun 08, 2017

Archetect, Frank Lloyd Wright would turn 150 years old today.  Bartlesville's Price Tower is observing the event.  The Tower opened a Frank Lloyd Wright exhibit in its gallery last week and Education and Outreach Specialist Price Connors says docents will be presenting tours of the ... read more »

Idependence Concludes Cat Shooting Investigation

Jun 08, 2017

The Independence Police Department and Montgomery County authorities have issued a statement on their investigation into the shooting of a cat last month.  In off-duty Independence police sergeant shot the cat May 31st after the animal bit his daughter.  The sheriff’s detective in ... read more »

Holt Death Jurisdiction Dispute

Jun 08, 2017

A jurisdiction dispute about who can prosecute two brothers accused of killing an Oklahoma rancher has delayed their trial. The Tulsa World  reports that the Osage County prosecutors' case against Jeremy and Tyler Reece was dismissed again on Friday because the U.S. Attorney still ha ... read more »

Motorcyclist Dies in U. S. 60 Accident

Jun 08, 2017

A motorcyclist is dead as a result of an accident four miles east of Bartlesville on U. S. 60.  The Oklahoma Highway Patrol repots 26 year-old Kimberly Deatherage was westbound on 60 at about 5:23 Wednesday afternoon when her vehicle crossed the center line and hit a motorcyle driven by 44 y ... read more »