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BPD: Threat to Central Middle School Investigated

Jan 09, 2023

  The Bartlesville Police Department was made aware of rumors to a threat on social media at the Central Middle School. The School and Police Department investigated the rumor throughout the weekend to assess and address it.   Captain Andrew Ward with the Bartlesville Police ... read more »

ConocoPhillips Sues Alaska Over North Slope Project

Jan 09, 2023

  ConocoPhillips, the company with strong Oklahoma oil and gas ties, filed suit against Alaska in a fight with another company that wants to develop a giant North Slope prospect in the state.   The Anchorage Daily News reports the suit was filed in Anchorage Superior Court a ... read more »

McCarthy Gets House Speaker; CD-2 Brecheen Explains Initial "No" Votes

Jan 09, 2023

  Kevin McCarthy’s difficult road to becoming House speaker ended in his election early Saturday morning.   Oklahoma Congressman for District 2, Josh Brecheen, eventually voted for McCarthy. Brecheen tells Bartlesville Radio that he held out for an agreement to stop ou ... read more »

New Details in Osage Co. Murder Investigation

Jan 09, 2023

  We are learning new details about an Osage County Murder investigation after a man was found dead in a pasture.   Six people are already behind bars for killing Corey Sequichie, but Sheriff Eddie Virden said more arrests are coming.   Dacia Dorris, Justin ... read more »

OCSO Searching for Convenience Store Burglary Suspect Near Sand Springs

Jan 08, 2023

The Osage County Sheriff's Office is investigating a burglary at the Shop and Save Convenience Store at State Highway 97 and Shell Creek Road near Sand Springs on Saturday at about 2:40am. According to a Facebook post by the sheriff's office, It appears that a male with most of his fa ... read more »

Huskies Split in Final Day of Morrison Tournament

Jan 07, 2023

The Pawhuska Huskies played in the final day of the Morrison tournament. The boys trying to snap a six-game losing streak and the girls trying to win the tournament championship. Starting with the boys, the Huskies would play Pawnee and would grind out a 39-32 victory.  Trenton Miles ... read more »

Hern Responds in a Statement on Election of House Speaker

Jan 07, 2023

Representative Kevin Hern (OK-01) released the following statement after Kevin McCarthy was elected Speaker of the House of Representatives. “Over the last 4 days and 15 votes, Americans have seen democracy at work – and yes, democracy can get messy sometimes,” said Rep. Her ... read more »

No Injuries Suffered After Car Rams Into Barber Shop

Jan 06, 2023

The Bartlesville Police Department (BPD) reports that no injuries occurred after a vehicle plowed through the front of a barber shop on Thursday night. BPD Captain Jay Hastings says the vehicle was approaching A+ Barber Shop, located at 416 SE Washington Boulevard next to the UPS Store, when ... read more »

Deadline to Register for School Elections is Jan. 20

Jan 06, 2023

Friday, January 20, 2023, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the February 14, 2023, Bartlesville Special School Election & Skiatook Special School Election. Washington County Election Board Secretary Yvonne House says persons who are United ... read more »

City of Bartlesville Offers Christmas Tree Mulching

Jan 06, 2023

The City of Bartlesville will offer free Christmas tree mulching at the upper level parking lot of Sooner Park. Undecorated, live trees may be dropped off at the designated fenced area, just east of Madison Boulevard. Trees will be accepted through January 23rd. The mulch will be availabl ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Seen on Strangulation Charge

Jan 06, 2023

A Bartlesville man was seen in Washington County Court on a charge alleging domestic abuse by strangulation. Raymond Earl Lowe II was arrested back in October of 2022 after a call was made to police about a possible domestic situation. According to affidavit, police arrived to the 1300 block ... read more »

Runaway Teen Found

Jan 06, 2023

UPDATE: Bartlesville Radio has learned from a family member of the teen, letting us know that Gideon was found and is now back home with his family.  -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Bartlesville Police confirmed that a runaw ... read more »

Brecheen Explains Vote

Jan 06, 2023

21 Republicans in the U.S. House continue to vote against House Leader, Kevin McCarthy in his bid for Speaker of the House.  Speaking on KWON, 2nd-district Congressman, Josh Brecheen says it’s not a war of politics but a war of understanding and how the House should conduct its bus ... read more »

County Commissioners to Possibly Sign Agreement Between Town and Fire Department

Jan 06, 2023

The Osage Co. Commissioners will meet in their weekly meeting on Monday, Jan 9 to possibly approve and sign an interlocal agreement between the city of Skiatook and Morgan’s Corner Fire Department that would be effective through June 30.  The commissioners will look at approving an ... read more »

Vehicle Plows Through Barber Shop in Bartlesville

Jan 05, 2023

A vehicle plows through the store front of a barber shop in Bartlesville. Witnesses saw a red Chevy crash into the A+ Barber Shop, located at 416 SE Washington Boulevard next to the UPS Store. The accident occurred around 6:00 p.m. on Thursday. There is no word yet as to what caused the c ... read more »