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Gov. Stitt Signs the Nation's Strictest Abortion Ban

May 26, 2022

  Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt on Wednesday signed into law the nation's strictest abortion ban, making the state the first in the nation to effectively end availability of the procedure.   State lawmakers approved the ban enforced by civil lawsuits rather than criminal pro ... read more »

Dahm: Resolution Condemns Biden's View on Public Health

May 25, 2022

Senator Nathan Dahm, a Republican of Broken Arrow, filed Senate Concurrent Resolution 33 Wednesday condemning President Biden’s comment that he’d like to give the World Health Organization (WHO) more power to regulate the United States’ public health policy. In a statement, ... read more »

Parts of Highway 20 Closed Due to Flooding

May 25, 2022

Highway 20 near Skiatook is partially shut down due to flooding from the heavy rains the area has been experiencing over the last few days. The affected area is between State Highway 11 and North Lewis Avenue. One eastbound lane of SH-20 is currently open, according to a report from our news part ... read more »

Dewey Man Arrested on Stalking Charge

May 25, 2022

A Dewey man was arrested for the second time this month on a stalking charge. Dominique Thomas appeared out of custody at the Washington County Courthouse on Wednesday where charges were presented. Thomas posted a $5,000 bond. According to an affidavit, the alleged incident occurred at the Ja ... read more »

Pawhuska Schools Delivering Meals Throughout the Summer

May 25, 2022

Pawhuska Public Schools continues to serve meals throughout the summer to students. Families will be able to pick up breakfast from 7:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and lunch from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the elementary school. Deliveries will also begin at 10 a.m. daily to designated locations. Superinten ... read more »

Teacher Appreciation Picnic in the Park Set for June 9

May 25, 2022

Bartlesville Ladies Connection invites educators and school personnel to attend its "Teacher Appreciation Picnic in the Park." The event will take place on Thursday, June 9, from 11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the City Park Shelter east of Richard Kane YMCA near the intersection of Cher ... read more »

13 Arrested in Methamphetamine Trafficking Stint

May 25, 2022

The Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics (OBN) worked in tandem with the Bartlesville Police Department to shut down a large methamphetamine trafficking organization. OBN Spokesperson Mark Woodward says agents and officers served 13 arrest warrants this morning on individuals tied to the investigatio ... read more »

Crime Stoppers Wanted Wednesday: Timothy Roop

May 25, 2022

Crime Stoppers of Bartlesville lists Timothy Roop as wanted for eluding a peace officer in its latest Wanted Wednesday post on social media. If you have any information, you can call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 918.336.CLUE and leave anonymous tips. You can submit tips online at p3tips.com. ... read more »

Caney Valley High School Graduation to Air on KRIG

May 25, 2022

The graduation ceremony for Caney Valley High School in Ramona is set to take place in the Holly Ward Gymnasium on Thursday, May 26, at 7:30 p.m. CVHS will use the football field parking area and will run shuttle buses starting at 6:30 p.m. The school staff asks that parking around the campus ... read more »

Monster Truck Show Coming to Osage County Fairgrounds

May 25, 2022

It was recently announced that a monster truck show is coming to the Osage County Fairgrounds in Pawhuska on Saturday, June 25th. Discount tickets are on sale now to see local drivers compete in the Tuff Truck Races, Modified Races and Lawn Mower Races. Registration begins at 4 p.m. with hot ... read more »

"Scooby-Doo," "Blue Man Group" Coming to BCC

May 25, 2022

Broadway in Bartlesville has two great shows coming to the Bartlesville Community Center in June. First up is "Scooby-Doo! and The Lost City of Gold" on Friday, June 3, at 7:30 p.m. Then, the Blue Man Group takes over on Wednesday, June 22, at 7:30 p.m. BCC Event Coordinator All ... read more »

BPD Dispatcher Retires After 25 Years of Service

May 25, 2022

The Bartlesville Police Department (BPD) celebrates a long-time dispatcher for the City. Teri Dawn Roberts was congratulated by the BPD staff on Wednesday morning. Roberts served as a Detention Officer from 1997-1998 before transitioning to serve as Dispatcher from 1998-2022. In 2019, Roberts ... read more »

Bartlesville Chamber of Commerce on COMMUNITY CONNECTION

May 25, 2022

The Bartlesville Chamber of Commerce's 118th Annual Awards and Gala was Tuesday evening. Appearing Wednesday morning on COMMUNITY CONNECTION, Chamber CEO Sherri Wilt recapped the evening.   Long-time owner if United Linen, Mat Saddoris, who is preparing for retirement, received t ... read more »

Flood Warning for the Caney River Near Ramona, Collinsville

May 25, 2022

  A Flood Warning has been issued by the National Wather service for the Caney River at Ramona and Collinsville until Thursday morning.   Minor flooding is forecast. A reminder that at 26.0 feet, minor flooding occurs with farmlands and rural roads most likely to be affected ... read more »

United Linen, Others Receive Awards at Chamber Gala

May 24, 2022

The Bartlesville Chamber of Commerce's 118th Annual Awards and Gala takes place at the Hilton Garden Inn on Tuesday evening. United Linen was among the award recipients of the night. Long-time owner Mat Saddoris, who is preparing for retirement, received the Business of the Year Award on ... read more »