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BOK Financial Securities Addresses Expo Funding

Sep 19, 2022

It was an extended session at today's Washington County Commissioners' meeting as Commissioners Antle, Dunlap and Bouvier heard a detailed presentation about the bond funding that would be required to progress on expanding the Expo Center, as conceived by the Public Facilities Authority. ... read more »

Osage Co. Commissioners Agree to Sign Opioid Settlement

Sep 19, 2022

The Osage County Commissioners met at their regularly scheduled meetings on Monday and the commissioners agreed to sign a settlement regarding the Opioid Epidemic.  This is supposed to help fight the effort to reduce Opioid use throughout Osage County. The amount of money to be recei ... read more »

Nowata County Commissioners approve funds for Radio Project

Sep 19, 2022

The Nowata County Commissioners discussed several topics this Monday morning, most notably that of the First Responders Radio Project. Project Head Laurie Summers gave an update on the quote for the Project, Hand held speakers and tower included. The quote went up from its previous number by $10, ... read more »

PODCAST: Cherokee Nation Prinicpal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr.

Sep 19, 2022

  Cherokee Nation Principal Chuck Hoskin Jr. recently called into Bartlesville radio for our monthly podcast.   The majority of our consversation revolved around the Cheroke Nation's $3.5 billion budget, the largest operating budget in the tribe’s history. &nbs ... read more »

BPS School Board Meeting on Sept 19-Preview

Sep 17, 2022

The Bartlesville Public Schools will hold their regular meeting of the Board of Education on Monday, September 19 at the Education Service Center, 1100 South Jennings beginning at 5:30 pm. On the agenda is recognition of the students who earned awards from the College Board and the Superinten ... read more »

Water Emergency Declared By City of Caney

Sep 14, 2022

UPDATE: On Thursday, Sept 15, Bartlesville Radio News Desk was able to speak with Mayor Jeff Atzenhofer about the mandate. He said he had personally contacted local businsses to encourage them to conserve water where possible. He also said the mandate will remain in effect until significant a ... read more »

A Full House for the Lighthouse Outreach Center 30th Anniversary

Sep 17, 2022

The Bartlesville Community Center was packed with supporters of the Lighthouse Outreach Center on Friday as the mission celebrated its 30th anniversay.   A moving video presentation featuring those whose lives were changed by Lighthouse Outreach Center followed by Executive Director ... read more »

Bartlesville High School Fire Explained

Sep 16, 2022

A few days ago, Bartlesville Radio was on the scene of a fire that occurred at the Bartlesville High School. At that time, we could only observe what was occurring because limited information was available with the focus on handling the situation safely. The investigation into the fire is now com ... read more »

Washington County Commissioners Meeting Preview

Sep 16, 2022

The regular weekly meeting of the Washington County Commissioners will take place on Monday, September 19 at 9:30 am in room 201 of the Washington County Annex Building at 400 South Johnstone Avenue in Bartlesville. On the agenda is a presentation by Zack Robinson of BOK Financial Securities ... read more »

Day 2 of Nowata County Free Fair

Sep 16, 2022

Day two of the Free Fair in Nowata County, all carnival rides open at 5 pm tonight and will be open until 9 pm. Along with the rides, there a bunch of scheduled items throughout the day and into this weekend Starting today at 5 pm, Farm hand Olympics will start, and then there is a free bean ... read more »

Wanted: Local Scout Leaders

Sep 16, 2022

The Boys Scouts need local leaders and the move to recruit is on.   Appearing in COMMUNITY CONNECTION on Friday was Phillip Wright from Cherokee Area Council Boys Scouts. Wright said adults interested in becoming a leader should attend a recruitment meeting or contact the scouts at w ... read more »

Osage County Commissioner Preview Sep. 19

Sep 16, 2022

The Osage County Commissioners will meet Monday, Sep. 19 in their weekly board meetings. Notable items on the agenda include discussing and possible action regarding a plan for development. And construction of Sallyport for the court. Another item on the agenda is to possibly agree to sign an ... read more »

Tri Country Tech: Aviation and Drones Classes

Sep 16, 2022

Appearing on COMMUNITY CONNECTION on Thursday was Brandi Peace from Tri County Tech to talk about the exciting and new Drones and Aviation program.   Brandi said the program will give students an opportunity to explore Oklahoma’s second-largest industry – Aviation. Drone ... read more »

Bartlesville High School Students Awarded Academic Honors by College Board National Recognition Programs

Sep 16, 2022

Bartlesville High School students have earned academic honors from the College Board National Recognition Programs. These National Recognition Programs grant underrepresented students with academic honors that can be included on college and scholarship applications and connect students with unive ... read more »

California Governor Once Again Attacks Oklahoma

Sep 15, 2022

California Governor Gavin Newsom really doesn't like Oklahoma policies...or Texas..or Indiana...Mississippi, Ohio, South Carolia and South Dakota. And he is showing his disdain for these states' decisions on restricting abortion by stating he will pay to place billboards in the seven stat ... read more »