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Miller EMS Provides First Month Report

Aug 14, 2018

Matt Miller of Miller EMS provided the first month report, since taking over in Barnsdall, and several properties on the county roll where purchased Monday at the meeting of the Osage County Board of County Commissioners.   Miller said that the first month went well and they came in ... read more »

Sales Tax Numbers Strong in B'Ville

Aug 14, 2018

The City of Bartlesville learned about June’s sales tax numbers earlier this month, and the numbers continue to show signs of economic progress in the area. The city finished fiscal year 2018 strong, and it has gotten off to a good start in 2019’s fiscal year. June’s numbers ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Arrested After Cracking Windshield

Aug 13, 2018

A Bartlesville man was arrested after smashing the windshield of his father’s truck with a wooden stick. Robert Conley stood before a judge at the Washington County Courthouse on Monday facing a misdemeanor charge of damaging private property. According to an affidavit, Conley’s f ... read more »

Woman Charged After Striking a Child

Aug 13, 2018

A woman who allegedly struck a child she was babysitting appeared in Washington County Court on Monday. Michelle McGuire stood before a judge facing a misdemeanor count of aggravated assault and battery. According to an affidavit, McGuire and her boyfriend were watching over an 11-year-old ch ... read more »

Freeman Stays: Board Denies Petition for Removal

Aug 13, 2018

A motion for the district attorney to file a petition for removal of Sheriff Kenny Freeman was denied at Monday morning’s meeting of the Nowata County Commissioners. Freeman will stay in office after a three-week long process of a potential ouster after widespread concerns from the communit ... read more »

City Council to Hold Special Meeting on Marijuana

Aug 13, 2018

The City of Bartlesville announced early last week that a workshop meeting has been called for Monday to discuss changes in regulations regarding the recent passage of the medical marijuana law. Multiple discussion items are on the agenda - but, no action will be taken. The first item open fo ... read more »

Washington County Commissioners Short Agenda

Aug 13, 2018

The Washington County Board of Commissioners will meet for their regularly scheduled meeting on Monday morning. The Commissioners have a short agenda. They will take a sheriff’s report and verification for the board of prisoners for the month of July. They will also take action on a ... read more »

Fallin Declares Nowata as Disaster Area Due to Drought

Aug 10, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Gov. Mary Fallin's office says four counties in northeastern Oklahoma have been designated disaster areas because of drought, making farmers and ranchers eligible for federal assistance.        Fallin's office said Friday that U.S. Secreta ... read more »

Cornett Praises Bartlesville Education, Technology

Aug 10, 2018

Former Oklahoma City mayor Mick Cornett holds Bartlesville in high regards.  Cornett says that Bartlesville sets a the standard for Oklahoma when it comes to higher education and the rise in technological jobs. The Republican candidate for Oklahoma Governor, Cornett, wants to ... read more »

Phillips 66 Layoffs Coming to Bartlesville

Aug 10, 2018

KWON news has heard numerous reports over the past couple days that Phillips 66 has had another round of layoffs in Bartlesville and Houston. Phillips 66 CEO Greg Garland was in Bartlesville late last month. One of his topics of discussion was about workforce reductions. Garland said redu ... read more »

Health Fair To Launch New Campaign

Aug 10, 2018

Non-profit health care providers in northeast Oklahoma that compromise the Community Care Transition Team will hold their 5th Annual Health Fair at the Bartlesville Community Center on August 25 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. CCTT Director Anna DeBough says that the event will run a new program called &q ... read more »

Early Morning Crash Being Cleared

Aug 10, 2018

A crash occured on Cherokee Avenue and 4th Street Friday morning near the First Baptist Church in Bartlesville. No injuries have been listed and no one has been named in the incident but one car appears to have received significant damage. ... read more »

Osage Commissioners Hold Special Meeting

Aug 10, 2018

At the Thursday special meeting of the Osage County Board of County Commissioners Curtis Huntsinger with American Fidelity a local Insurance firm discuss an opportunity for the county in enhancing their section 125 and offering a flexible spending account for County employees. American Fidelity w ... read more »

City to Host Marijuana Workshop Session

Aug 09, 2018

The City of Bartlesville announced that a workshop meeting has been called for Monday, August 13 to discuss changes in regulations regarding the recent passage of the medical marijuana law. Multiple discussion items are on the agenda. However, no action will be taken. The first item open for ... read more »

Police Investigating Osage County Murder-Suicide

Aug 09, 2018

Osage County deputies continue to investigate a suspected murder-suicide at a home outside of McCord near Ponca City. Sheriff Eddie Virden says they believe it happened Tuesday afternoon and a FedEx driver found a man's body in the home's driveway Wednesday morning.   Vi ... read more »