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OKM Music Postpones Upcoming Event

Mar 13, 2020

Local music is even taking a hit because of the coronavirus. OKM Music announced Friday it is postponing the Festival Prelude: Beethoven and the Future of Music performance scheduled for Thursday, April 23rd, 2020 featuring the University of Oklahoma Symphony to Sunday, October 4th, 2020. ... read more »

Hern Calls on Pelosi to Keep Congress in Session to Work on COVID-19 Funding Bill

Mar 13, 2020

This afternoon, Representative Kevin Hern (OK-01) released the following statement calling on Speaker Pelosi to keep Congress in session next week to continue negotiations on a bipartisan funding bill to combat COVID-19. “When the President declares our country to be in a state of emerg ... read more »

Ascension St. John Addresses COVID19 Concerns

Mar 13, 2020

President Trump declared a national emergency as the coronavirus rears its ugly head around the world. In response to this national emergency, Ascension St. John Jane Phillips Medical Center in Bartlesville has released the following statement: “The health and safety of patients and ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Being Charged With Second DUI Offense of 2020

Mar 13, 2020

A Bartlesville man has been arrested and is being charged with his second offense of driving under the influence since the start of 2020. Charles Cody Cummings is also being charged with driving with a canceled, suspended or revoked license, resisting arrest and malicious injury or destruction to ... read more »

BPS Foundation Cancels Educator Hall of Fame Event

Mar 13, 2020

The Bartlesville Public Schools Foundation’s 11th Annual Educator Hall of Fame Breakfast scheduled for Thursday, April 2nd has been canceled. Executive Director Blair Ellis explains that they decided to cancel the breakfast because of growing concern with the coronavirus. She said they ... read more »

The RSU Bartlesville Scholarship Breakfast is Canceled

Mar 13, 2020

In the interest of the health and safety of its guests, the Rogers State University Foundation has announced that it is canceling its upcoming Bartlesville Scholarship Breakfast, previously scheduled for Friday, March 27th. Steve Valencia, the Vice President for Development at RSU, said in a ... read more »

County Health Department to Discuss Coronavirus

Mar 13, 2020

A situational update regarding the coronavirus will be given by Renee Wantland from the Washington County Health Department in the next County Commissioner meeting. Aside from the COVID-19 update, the Commissioners will discuss and take possible action on a request for the approval of allocat ... read more »

Commissioners to get Transportation Update Monday

Mar 13, 2020

The Board of Osage County Commissioners will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting at the courthouse in Pawhuska on Monday. John Blickensderfer of Guy Engineering will give an update about the eight-year transportation plan for the county. Executive Director for Osage County Tourism, Kel ... read more »

Capitol Call 3-13-20 Powered by Phillips 66

Mar 13, 2020

Friday's Capitol Call powered by Phillips 66 featured Representatives Fincher and Strom with Senator Daniels working on legislation in Oklahoma City. One the topics presented by Rep. Judd Strom was the importance of filling out the Census 2020 forms.     Strom says fill ... read more »

Skiatook Toddler Drowns in Pond

Mar 13, 2020

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol has confirmed a report out of Osage County that a toddler has drowned after being found in a pond. On Sunday, March 8th around 12:30 p.m., troopers with the OHP were called to a home in Skiatook on a possible drowning. Investigators say a two-year-old boy left his ... read more »

Osage County Dealing With Coronavirus

Mar 13, 2020

Local health officials are taking their orders from the Oklahoma State Department of Health when dealing with the coronavirus. Emergency Manager of Osage County, Jerry Roberts has been told that the public needs to use common sense when dealing with the virus. As of Friday morning, six states ... read more »

Bruins Top East Central in Penalty Kicks

Mar 13, 2020

The BHS boys’ soccer team continues to roll as the Bruins move to 4-1 after getting another victory in penalty kicks. The Bruins snuck by East Central on Thursday night. The match was tied 0-0 at the end of regulation. After a Cameron Molder save on a penalty kick, Trent Horinek netted the ... read more »

Owasso Airmen Killed in Iraq

Mar 13, 2020

Two service members have been announced dead according to the United States Department of Defense. One of them was Air Force Staff Sergeant Marshal D. Roberts, a 28-year-old from Owasso, Oklahoma. One other service member from California was killed as well. Both service members died March 11, ... read more »

Oklahoma State Department of Health: COVID-19 Testing

Mar 13, 2020

According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health, county health departments, including OKC-County and Tulsa Health Departments, do not offer testing for COVID-19 (coronavirus). Any individual who develops symptoms such as fever, cough, and/or difficulty breathing, and has been in clo ... read more »

Arvest Bank to Postpone Friday Financial Forum

Mar 11, 2020

As the Coronavirus continues to stir up concerns around the world, Arvest Bank in Bartlesville has made an announcement for their Friday Financial Forum attendees to hear. In a statement released on Thursday, Arvest Bank said: “Hello to all of our Friday Financial Forum attendees. ... read more »