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Boy injured in Nowata County rollover

Jan 02, 2023

An Afton 9 year-old was admitted to a Joplin hospital after he was injured when the semi he was riding in slid on slick roads and rolled 3-quarters of the way over and landed on its side.  The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports 43 year-old Scott Heronemus of Afton was driving the vehicle on Now ... read more »

$7 Billion In Federal Funds Available For Hydrogen Energy Hubs

Jan 02, 2023

Governors of Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana have partnered together to develop regional hubs promoting hydrogen energy. The US Department of Energy last week asked the 3 states and others across the county to submit applications for funding. The Regional Clean Hydrogen Hubs program is part ... read more »

Boil Order in Caney Remains In Effect

Jan 02, 2023

  The city of Caney's boil order continues to be in effect, but bottled water is available. According to the Caney Police Department, a pallet of water was delivered to City Hall this morning and is available in the lobby for residents.  Mayor Josh Elliott says the New Year& ... read more »

First Grocery Giveaway of 2023 in Pawhuska and Bartlesville.

Jan 02, 2023

City Church is continuing its grocery giveaway in 2023 with the first one of the year on Tuesday, January 10 in Bartlesville and Pawhuska. The Bartlesville location is at the church at 4222 Rice Creek Road.  Pawhuska location is at Tri County Tech Business Center at 1225 Virginia Short ... read more »

Will Drake Sworn in as District 11 District Attorney

Jan 02, 2023

Former District 11 assistant District Attorney Will Drake was sworn in today by Judge Linda Thomas as the District Attorney for Nowata and Washington County. Drake has served under former District Attorney Kevin Buchanan for the last 12 years and has been a huge help to Drake. Here is what Dr ... read more »

Huskies Looking to Start 2023 Strong Against Dewey

Jan 02, 2023

Pawhuska has a busy week back to tip off the school semester with four games in five days as the Huskies make the trip to Dewey to take on the Bulldoggers on Tuesday.  The #13 Lady Huskies are 5-1 and coming off a dominating win against Casady last week. The Lady Huskies have allowed onl ... read more »

Osage Co. Voting Registration Deadline is Jan. 20

Jan 02, 2023

January 20 is the last day to apply for voter registration to be eligible to vote in the Feb. 14 elections throughout Osage County.  People who have never been registered to vote or not registered in the county of their residence may apply by filling out and mailing an Oklahoma Registrat ... read more »

Oklahoma State House of Representatives to Hold Required Organizational Day Tomorrow

Jan 02, 2023

  The House of Representatives will hold its constitutionally-required Organizational Day for the 59th Oklahoma Legislature on Tuesday, Jan. 3.   Beginning at noon, the House will take constitutionally-required actions to seat elected members, install leadership and adopt Ho ... read more »

BPD Arrive Safe Drives Home 10 on New Years

Jan 01, 2023

    Bartlesville Police Chief Tracy Roles' ARRIVE SAFE program provided rides home to ten people in Bartlesville from 9pm on December 31, 2022, to 4 am on January 1, 2023.   This is the fourth year for the program and Chief Roles said that this was the highest n ... read more »

Two Injured in Vehicle Crash in Osage County

Jan 01, 2023

  A man and a minor were injured in a collision occurred on January 1, at approximately 4am on New Prue Rd and Lake Rd. in Prue.   Mason Lumly, 21, of Sand Springs was traveling north bound on Lake Rd. when his pickup truck left the roadway for an unknown reason approxi ... read more »

Bartlesville City Council Meeting for First Time of New Year

Dec 30, 2022

The Bartlesville City Council will meet for the first time of the New Year on January 3rd, this coming Tuesday. Not a lengthy agenda, but notably the meeting time was moved from 7 pm to 5:30 pm for those wishing to attend. Slotted, they have lease agreements, water contracts, and infrastructure i ... read more »

New-Look Commissioners to Meet for First Time Jan. 3

Dec 30, 2022

It will be 2023 when the Osage Co. Commissioners meet again and this time with some new faces.  The new faces will lead to the question of some of the items on the agenda as there will be a vote to see who the chairman is for 2023 and the 2nd vice-chairman for 2023.  Anothe ... read more »

Ramona Man Seen on Domestic Abuse

Dec 29, 2022

A Ramona man was seen in Washington County Court on Wednesday this week on a charge of domestic abuse by simple assault. Tyler Stanley Dodd was arrested after a call was made to police in reference to domestic abuse. According to an affidavit, the victim that made the call ran up to the officers ... read more »

Caney Residents Help Revive Water System

Dec 30, 2022

Community cooperation Thursday gave the residents of Caney much needed repairs and higher PSI levels in their water system.   Mayor Josh Elliott says pressure at the tower dropped to Zero PSI yesterday morning at the tower, and when the request was made on radio and on Facebook, Cane ... read more »

Low Water Pressure Once Again in Caney

Dec 30, 2022

The town of Caney is once again experiencing low pressure at its water tower. Mayor Josh Elliott says that the water system and the clear well are working as they should, and the town is producing water, but the water tower is reading zero PSI.  Elliott is asking residents ... read more »