Arrest Made in Skid Steer Theft Investigation

Feb 27, 2018

An arrest has been made in the investigation of a stolen Skid Steer from Bartlesville.     Captain Jay Hastings says police received several tips after posting information on social media and giving the facts to the local news outlets.   The owner of the truck ... read more »

Commissioners Approve Bid for New Radio System

Feb 27, 2018

This week the Board of Osage County Commissioners decided which company would be installing their new updated radio system and furnishing mobile radios. The county received two bids last week and tables the bids for tabulation, those bids coming from Action Communications at $61,822.20 and from T ... read more »

Inter-State Fair and Rodeo Dates Set

Feb 27, 2018

The 110th-annual Inter-State Fair and Rodeo is set for August 14th through the 18th.     The Montgomery County Fair Association has announced the schedule and there are several changes in the works.    This year’s fair and rodeo will include five day ... read more »

Barnsdall School Bond Meeting Tonight

Feb 27, 2018

Tonight, Tuesday February 27, will be the first of three Town Hall style meetings regarding the upcoming Barnsdall Public Schools Bond. The Bond Issue Community Meeting will take place this evening at 7pm in the Fine Arts Building at Barnsdall High School. The other meetings are scheduled on Tues ... read more »

Skid-Steer Stolen In Bartlesville

Feb 26, 2018

A Cat 289-D skid steer has been reported stolen from construction site near Bison & Nowata road.    Bartlesville Police Captain Jay Hastings says a suspect Ford Heavy duty 4-door truck has been captured from the area of the theft Sunday night. The pickup has a tool box and h ... read more »

New Bridge Opened In Washington County

Feb 26, 2018

Washington County District 1 Commissioner, Mitch Antle, opened a bridge on Monday morning.    Bridge #8 over Unnamed Creek was opened at 11:30 after a short ceremony and ribbon cutting. The bridge, originally constructed in 1996, was redone to be extended 18 feet and lowered, ma ... read more »

Bartlesville Police Investigate Shooting Incident

Feb 26, 2018

Bartlesville Police are investigating a reported shooting which occurred Friday night at about 10 o'clock.    The incident reportedly happened in the southwest parking lot of Walmart located at 4000 Green Country road in Bartlesville.    According to police ... read more »

Washington County Board of Commissioners Meet On Monday

Feb 26, 2018

The Washington County Board of Commissioners met on Monday where several items of business were approved that would pave the way for maintenance work in the future. The commissioners also declared several pieces of equipment as surplus before entering the Commissioners' Report. During tha ... read more »

Nowata Commissioners Discuss County Insurance

Feb 26, 2018

The Nowata County Commissioners discussed possible insurance plans among others things at a regularly scheduled meeting on Monday morning. A presentation was given by Courtside Benefits Group going over potential insurance plans. The commissioners entered in to an agreement that will provide ... read more »

Deadline Approaches for Absentee Ballots

Feb 26, 2018

You have until Wednesday to request an absentee ballot for next month's election for the City of Bartlesville, Dewey Public Schools or Oklahoma Union Public Schools.  According to Washington County Election Board Secretary Yvonne House absentee ballots applications are available at the W ... read more »

Dewey Woman Injured in Saturday Accident

Feb 26, 2018

A Dewey woman was injured Saturday afternoon in an accident a mile south of Dewey.  The Oklahoma highway Patrol reports 54 year-old Darla Breese was southbound on State Highway 123.  She slowed to turn left onto Minnesota and was rear-ended by a car driven by 27 year-old Elizabeth Schmi ... read more »

Absentee Ballots

Feb 25, 2018

  Washington County Election Board Secretary Yvonne House advises voters in Washington County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the March 6 Special Election for the City of Bartlesville, Dewey Public Schools and Oklahoma Union Public Schools to apply for the ballots ea ... read more »