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Tulsa Man Indicted For Child Porn

Dec 13, 2017

An Oklahoma man was arrested yesterday after being charged by indictment with receipt and possession of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney R. Trent Shores. Thaddus Caves, 40, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, was indicted by a federal grand jury on December 5th, with one count each of receipt of ch ... read more »

Amish Cheese House Has Car Crash Through

Dec 13, 2017

The Amish Cheese House in Chouteau will stay open despite having someone drive through one of the entrances of their building.  Owner Wes Miller says it was a customer who mistakenly pressed the gas. Miller says they will stay open as the continue to repair the damage to the entrance. ... read more »

Bartlesville Education Promise Seeing Results

Dec 13, 2017

Bartlesville Education Promise is a non-profit corporation managed by 11 leaders and chaired by Martin Garber. The Bartlesville Education Promise was created to guide the community towards improving education for all students in all schools. On Monday evening, at the Bartlesville Board of Educati ... read more »

Osage Nation Applies for FAA Pilot Program

Dec 13, 2017

The Osage Nation has gone forward with the submission of the Air Space Corridor request for UAS or Unmanned Aerial Systems operations for the former Tulsa Air Park. The Air park, along with the surrounding land and ranch, was purchased by the Osage Nation when planning for the Tulsa Osage Casino ... read more »

Oklahoma Beef Council Files Lawsuit

Dec 12, 2017

The Oklahoma Beef Council filed a lawsuit yesterday in Oklahoma County against Edmond-based accounting firm Arledge & Associates, P.C. The lawsuit relates to the embezzlement of OBC funds by one of its former employees, Melissa Morton. OBC's management discovered the embezzlement in July ... read more »

The Journey Home To Get New Home

Dec 12, 2017

The Journey Home in Bartlesville will soon be moving to a new home. Board President and Vice President, Doug Quinn and Jodie Shorter, made the announcement on KWON's One on One With A Professional Program on Tuesday Morning. The Journey Home will be leasing the Kizer Farm House starting i ... read more »

Cement Crane Causes Accident

Dec 11, 2017

A cement crane has fallen in the intersection of of Johnstone and Frank Phillips. The cement crane was putting cement down at Phillips on the sidewalks, and the driver attempted to drive off as the boom was still up, and the truck tipped over against the ITIO building. Damage has been reporte ... read more »

OSDH Says Legislature Could Help

Dec 12, 2017

The acting head of the Oklahoma State Department of Health says a $30 million cash infusion from the Legislature will help pay vendors and fund layoffs at the agency, but that more systemic changes are needed to permanently stabilize the agency after years of mismanagement.   Acting Okla ... read more »

Holiday Travel Won't Be So Expensive

Dec 12, 2017

Holiday travel will be less expensive on Oklahoma's highways than anywhere else in the nation, and Arkansas motorists won't pay much more.   AAA said Monday that the average price for a gallon of regular gasoline in Oklahoma is $2.19 - the lowest in the US. Gas prices in Arkansas ... read more »

Accident Blocking Traffic at Adams Rd. and Washington Blvd.

Dec 11, 2017

An accident has occured on the east side of Bartlesville at Adams Road and Washington Boulevard in front of Oakley Chevrolet. At this time traffic is being re-routed. We ask that you take alternative routes. Tune to KWON AM 1400--FM 93.3. for more information. ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Charged With DUI

Dec 11, 2017

A call about a suspicious vehicle that crashed in to a tree led to the arrest of a Bartlesville man. Samuel Nuttle stood before a judge at the Washington County Courthouse on Monday facing a charge of driving under the influence and transporting an open container. According to an affidavit, a ... read more »

Hospital To Maybe Merge

Dec 11, 2017

Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health have been reported to be in talks about merging. The two Catholic non-profits would create the largest U.S. hospital chain according to the Wall Street Journal. Ascension Health, who owns Jane Phillips Medical Center, did not respond to a requ ... read more »

Dewey Christmas Parade

Dec 11, 2017

The Dewey Christmas Parade was a raging success on Saturday evening with more than 75 participants in the parade, and hundreds of spectators on the streets. Starting with the Dewey Police Department and ending with Santa, the parade saw many different organizations build floats to celebrate the h ... read more »

Washington County Board of Commissioners

Dec 11, 2017

The Washington County Board of Commissioners met on Monday morning for their weekly meeting where they discussed quotes for a Waste Oil Heater for District Number 1. The Commissioners then heard a presentation from Emergency Management Director Kary Cox on the Emergency Management Performance ... read more »

Nowata Commissioner Accept Sheriff's Resignation; Future Uncertain

Dec 11, 2017

The Nowata County Commissioners accepted the resignation of Nowata County Sheriff Sandy Hadley at a regularly scheduled meeting on Monday. Hadley announced her retirement will be effective on February 1. The Commissioners say they felt blindsided by Hadley announcing her retirement. Hadley wa ... read more »