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Two Women Reported Dead Due to COVID-19 on Tuesday

May 19, 2020

Two Washington County women over 65 years old reportedly died due to COVID-19 according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health. 32 total deaths have now been reported in the county. That is the fourth most of any county in the state. There are 304 cases and 257 listed recoveries in Washington ... read more »

Bartlesville City Talk w/Councilor Trevor Dorsey

May 19, 2020

Bartlesville City Councilman Trevor Dorsey joined us on our COMMUNITY CONNECTION show Tuesday. Dorsey says holding steady in our reopening from COVID-19. Nothing changed at Monday's City Council meeting. The city's budget also holding up pretty well from the impacts of the COVID-19 pa ... read more »

Washington County Courthouse Reopens Slightly Monday

May 18, 2020

The Washington County Courthouse in downtown Bartlesville slightly reopened to the public on Monday morning as directed by the Oklahoma Supreme Court and the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals. District Judge Linda Thomas said they have some leeway to tailor those orders to what is best for W ... read more »

Bartlesville Council Hears Budget Proposal

May 18, 2020

The Bartlesville City Council heard a presentation on the 2020-2021 fiscal year budget on Monday night. City Clerk/CFO Jason Muninger deduced through estimates that the sales tax for next fiscal year will drop down by roughly 4.3-percent. Two different models estimated total sales tax collection ... read more »

Tyler Memorial Library to Reopen on Tuesday Morning

May 18, 2020

Tyler Memorial Library in the City of Dewey will reopen to the public on Tuesday morning at 8:00 o'clock. City Manager Kevin Trease said Librarian Sandy Hadley ordered new computer desks to help space people out in the library to prevent an potential spread of COVID-19. He said there are ... read more »

Improvements to Dewey Fire Station Approved, More

May 18, 2020

The Dewey City Council declared four residential structures as dilapidated in their meeting at City Hall on Monday night. Those four structures include: 1301 N. Choctaw 213 S. Hereford Avenue 306 S. Shawnee Avenue 300 E. Brahma Avenue Later in the meeting, the ... read more »

City Church Helps Those in Need

May 18, 2020

On Sunday, City Church in Bartlesville hosted a grocery drive-thru for people in need during the pandemic. Outreach Pastor Sam McCullough said they have been doing this for several weeks. He said that Bartlesville has a heart for their community. City Church hosted this event at four diff ... read more »

People Interested in Visiting Osage County as Regulations are Lifted

May 18, 2020

As Executive Director for Osage County Tourism, Kelly Bland says there is no question the tourism industry has taken a huge hit across the county during the COVID-19 crisis. Tour bus companies that were supposed to be driving through the area right now have moved their dates back to this fall. Bl ... read more »

Tulsa Woman Arrested in Road Rage Incident

May 18, 2020

A Tulsa woman was arrested after allegedly intentionally crashing into another vehicle on U.S. Highway 75 two separate times. Ny’Kyra Littlejohn was charged with assault with a dangerous weapon during an arraignment at the Washington County Courthouse on Monday. According to an affidavi ... read more »

Nowata County Courthouse to Re-Open Tuesday

May 18, 2020

The Nowata County Courthouse is set to open up to the public on Tuesday. Per order of the Oklahoma Supreme Court occupancy is limited to 10 people per floor of the building including all staff.  County officials say it will take communication with patrons and attorney’s to keep themsel ... read more »

Washington County to Close Portion of W3350 Road

May 18, 2020

Washington County has announced that W3350 Road will be closed for two days. The roadway is located west of Ramona. W3350 Road will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday from N3950 Road to the Osage County line. The road will be closed for resurfacing. Washington County Emergency Management ... read more »

Spirit Church, Hope Clinic Hold Day of Hope Event

May 18, 2020

Spirit Church and Hope Clinic in Bartlesville partnered up and put on a Day of Hope for the community on Saturday. Lead Pastor Darryl Wootton said they had 500 bags full of groceries to give away. He said they had some grocery bags reserved for those who cannot get out of their homes. The ... read more »

Bighill Furniture Store Getting Torn Down

May 18, 2020

The Bighill Furniture Store in Fairfax will officially be torn down and removed in the weeks and months to follow. After waiting a week to get more information on the four lowest bidders to do the project, the Board of Osage County Commissioners selected Jackson’s Wrecking and Demolition LL ... read more »

Prayer Time to Air on KWON AM 1400, FM 93.3 Tuesday

May 18, 2020

Associate Pastor of Grace Community Church in Bartlesville, Dale Willis, will be on hand to host another day of prayer for our community. Last week, Pastor Rod MacIlvaine said, "Our City needs men and women, boys and girls, who are willing to do that hard work of hidden prayer."&nbs ... read more »

County Commissioners Get Health Department Update

May 18, 2020

The Board of Osage County Commissioners received an update from the Regional Director of the Oklahoma State Department of Health, Kelli Rader at Monday morning’s meeting. Rader said there have been many new hires in the Osage County office over the last couple months and the new branch loca ... read more »