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BRUW Reveals Campaign Goal at Bruins Game

Sep 24, 2022

  The Bartlesville Regional United Way revealed their campaign goal for the coming year at halftime for the Bartlesville Bruins footbal game last night. As the presenters assembled at midfield, the big placards were flipped for the audience to see. This year's goal is $2,300,000! ... read more »

BPL Presents Living History Event on Sept 28

Sep 23, 2022

The Bartlesville Public Library is hosting a living history presentation on Wednesday, September 28 at Unity Square. Bring your lawn chair and your coolers to set up early for the Living History Presentation that begins at 7 pm. Dr. Tom King will be on stage as Andrew Carnegie, the great stee ... read more »

Hot Rod Gathering at Woolaroc on Oct 1

Sep 23, 2022

The traditional hot rod gathering for the "discerning man" will be held on October 1 at the Woolaroc Museum & Preserve, located 12 miles southwest of Bartlesvill on Highway 123 near US Highway 60. You can attend as a car owner or just a car lover. To show off your hot rod at the ... read more »

Washington County Commissioners Meeting Preview-Sept 26

Sep 23, 2022

The Washington County Commissioners will meet at 9:30 am on Monday, September 26 to discuss a variety of items. The meeting will take place on the second floor of the Annex Building at 400 South Johnstone in Bartlesville. On the agenda is an amendment to the ARPA agreement for Samaritan Couns ... read more »

Victory Worship Center: VICTOBERFEST

Sep 23, 2022

  Appearing on COMMUNITY CONNECTION on Friday was Pastor David Stroup III and Amanda Stroup from Victory Worship Center at 2350 SE Washington Blvd Suite #412 in the Washington Park Mall.   The Stroups are inviting you to vist Victory Worship Center, take a look, ask som ques ... read more »

Dynamic Independence Teams Up with Area Schools, Special Olympics

Sep 23, 2022

  Dynamic Independence in Bartlesville is a non-profit organization serving individuals with disabilities and their families in Washington, Nowata, and Craig counties in Oklahoma. Appearing on COMMUNITY CONNECTION of Friday, Al Fratzke with Dynamic independence and Bartlesville Publ ... read more »

Lt. Gov. Matt Pinnell Addresses Green Country Republican Women's Club

Sep 23, 2022

  Lt. Governor Matt Pinnell was the guest speaker on Friday at the Green Country Republican Women's Club at Hillcrest Country Club.    After talking politics and the need for everyone to vote in this very important mid-term election, Pinnell began talking about ... read more »

ConocoPhillips Gets Congressional Supporters for Alaska Oil Project

Sep 23, 2022

ConocoPhillips got a major boost of support in its Willow oil and gas project  in Alaska as the state’s congressional delegates, including newly elected Democratic Rep. Mary Peltola urged the Biden administration to approve it.   The delegation sent a letter to Interior Se ... read more »

REPORT: Commissioner Says ‘Special Interests’ Were Behind Winter Storm Bonds Used By Utilities

Sep 23, 2022

Oklahoma Corporation Commissioner Bob Anthony issued a statement Thursday again condemning the winter securitization bond projects totaling $3-$4 billion used by utilities to cover their 2021 winter storm costs.   His statement was critical of the two commissioners who approved the s ... read more »

Washington County Man Held over on $100,000 Bond

Sep 22, 2022

The Washington County Court saw several arraignments Wednesday afternoon, but one most notably that of Cole Darrow Youngblood. Youngblood was seen on multiple charges, starting on alleged Conspiracy, alleged robbery, alleged possession of firearms while committing felony, and alleged aggravat ... read more »

Petition Started to Ban Adult Entertainment in Public

Sep 20, 2022

Nearly two weeks after a Drag Queen show was held at Unity Square in downtown Bartlesville, individuals and businesses are still expressing their opinions on whether or not the event was family-friendly or if it should have been held at all.  Shannon King, a mom and Bartlesville resident ... read more »

Fire in East Bartlesville on Thursday Afternoon

Sep 22, 2022

A major fire was reported just before 1 p.m. Thursday at 340 SE Avondale in Bartlesville, which is just north of Frank Phillips Boulevard. Battalion Chief David Taylor gave an update on the fire. Eight emergency vehicles were on the scene battling the blaze. . Bartlesville radio attem ... read more »

Group Gathers to Raise Awareness on Fentanyl in the County

Sep 22, 2022

A group gathered outside the Montgomery County Courthouse to raise awareness on the issue of the illegal distribution of Fentanyl in the area. Organizer Jessica Barlow says one death from a Fentanyl overdose is too much.   Barlow's nephew died earlier this month from an acci ... read more »

OKWU Homecoming Weekend Registration Ends Sept 26

Sep 22, 2022

Oklahoma Wesleyan University's Homecoming Weekend is scheduled for October 6-8 in Bartlesville with non-stop activities for all ages and all interests. Fellowship gatherings and the Foster Bonanza Fundraiser Launch opens the weekend on October 6. On October 7, a chapel service will be hel ... read more »

Oklahoma Ranks Fourth in Road Rage

Sep 22, 2022

The fingers wave, the mouth yells and the driver tailgates or speeds up and around you....you've just experienced road rage.  Perhaps you were slower than the other driver wanted or you didn't run a red light and he was in a hurry...there are so many reasons another driver might ... read more »