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Bartlesville Council Approves Bids

Aug 05, 2019

The Bartlesville City Council accepted eight bids at Monday night’s meeting. The most prominent of the bids was for electrical work pertaining to the Tower Center at Unity Square project. The council had previously rejected a bid and went through the re-bidding process. Ultimately, the ... read more »

Improved Lighting Coming to School Speed Zone Sign

Aug 05, 2019

The Dewey City Council met for a regular scheduled meeting Monday evening and got a number of things accomplished.   The council entered into an inter-agency agreement with the Dewey School District to bring Jimmy Gray on as the school resource officer for the coming year. Gray was i ... read more »

Madden Creek Name Change Rejected

Aug 05, 2019

A resolution to rename Madden Creek has been rejected by the Nowata County Commissioners after nearly a month of debate. At the July 8 meeting, Jot Hartley put a proposal before the board to rename the body as Hartley Creek in honor of his late father. The creek runs in the Southeastern portion o ... read more »

Bartlesville Woman Assaults Neighbor

Aug 05, 2019

An unprovoked assault led to the arrest of a 68-year-old Bartlesville woman. Rita Harris appeared at the Washington County Courthouse on Monday facing a charge of assault and battery for an incident that occurred on July 15. Harris was brought in on a warrant. According to an affidavit, a fem ... read more »

Road Projects Moving Forward in Osage County

Aug 05, 2019

Randall Jones has served as the district one commissioner for Osage County for just over seven months. Flooding rains in May and June set his crews back when attempting to work on various road projects, but they are steadily pushing ahead.   Jones says the Bowring road project is exp ... read more »

Osage County Fairgrounds Manager to Resign

Aug 05, 2019

Manager of the Osage County Fairgrounds, Pee-Wee Easley announced at Monday's Board of Osage County Commissioners meeting that he will be resigning effective August 31.   Easley acknowledged that some of the upcoming fall events will be hard to run for someone just starting. The ... read more »

Nowata Commissioners Discuss E911 Trust Authority

Aug 05, 2019

The Nowata County Commissioners tackled several items at Monday morning’s meeting. John Worman from Guy Engineering presented a memorandum of understanding between the county and the City of Nowata regarding the refurbishment of two bridges within city limits. The bridges are over Weste ... read more »

Engineering Companies Approved to Assist With On-Call Services

Aug 05, 2019

The Board of Osage County Commissioners met for a regularly scheduled meeting Monday morning and learned that Pee-Wee Easley will be resigning as manager of the Osage County Fairgrounds as of August 31. Easley had served in that role for the last seven years. Kellogg Engineering will be assis ... read more »

Pedestrian Injured in West Bartlesville

Aug 05, 2019

Fire, police and emergency personnel responded to a scene at the Budget Inn on Frank Phillips Boulevard. It is alleged that an incident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian occurred. The incident in question took place prior to 11 a.m. on Monday. One person was injured and no arrests were mad ... read more »

Cox Thanks US Corps of Engineers

Aug 05, 2019

Washington County Emergency Management Director Kary Cox presented a couple big items at the Washington County Commissioners weekly meeting on Monday morning. Cox presented the US Army Corps of Engineers a commendation letter because of the assistance the Copan and Hulah Lake Office provided ... read more »

Oklahoma State Lawmaker Arrested on DUI, Obstruction Complaints

Aug 05, 2019

A northeastern Oklahoma state lawmaker has been arrested on complaints of DUI, speeding and obstructing or interfering with a police officer.     Tulsa County Jail records indicate Rep. Dean Davis, who represents parts of Tulsa and Wagoner counties, was arrested Friday night ... read more »

Congressman Hern Visits Bartlesville, Talks Immigration Bill and Flood Remedy

Aug 03, 2019

It was a busy Friday for Representative Kevin Hern (R, OK Dist 1) with visits to Vera and Bartlesville.  Hern stopped by our radio station studios for an appearance on Community Connection hosted by Tom Davis after a stop in Vera and before his speech and Q and A at the Bartlesville Cham ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Arrested After Gun Fired

Aug 02, 2019

An altercation between two men resulted in a gun being fired and one man behind bars. 76-year-old Henry Parker was arrested on a felony charge of aggravated assault for an incident that occurred on Thursday afternoon in Bartlesville. According to an affidavit, Parker and the victim got into a ... read more »

Plenty of Fun Activities Taking Place in Skiatook

Aug 02, 2019

The month of August is set to be a fun one in the city of Skiatook. Wednesday, Aug. 14 will mark the monthly chamber luncheon, which is slated to take place at the First Baptist Church in Skiatook. Cost is $7 and lunch will be served at 11:45. Osage County District Attorney Mike Fisher will b ... read more »

City Council Looking to Award Bids Monday Night

Aug 02, 2019

The Bartlesville City Council will meet Monday evening at City Hall to discuss a number of items. They will look to award bids for rock salt, dry sand and concrete that would go to the street department. They will also look to award a bid to an asphalt company so that they can begin a paving ... read more »