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National Indian Taco Championship

Sep 14, 2022

Lunch is served Oct. 1 because the National Indian Taco Championship is back in Pawhuska. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The day is filled with vendors, music, Indian Dance, a drum contest and more. All Indian tacos are sold by the contestants.  If you cannot cook an Indian Taco worthy for t ... read more »

REMINDER: Cherokee Bridge Closed for Utility Work

Sep 14, 2022

Cherokee Bridge and the Cherokee Avenue entrance to Johnstone Park are closed to facilitate work on the Oklahoma Department of Transportation bridge replacement project. Both are expected to be closed intermittently for several weeks.   The closures are necessary to facilitate water ... read more »

Ascension St. John Jane Phillips Welcomes Cardiologist, Dr. Todd Thomas

Sep 14, 2022

Ascension St. John Jane Phillips is pleased to welcome Dr. Todd Thomas to its Heart and Vascular Center. Mike Moore, president of Ascension St. John Jane Phillips states, “We are excited to have Dr. Thomas join our Cardiology team. He is a skilled physician and will be a great asset to Bart ... read more »

PODCAST: JOSH BRECHEEEN GOP CD 2

Sep 14, 2022

  GOP nominee for Oklahoma Congressional District 2 Josh Brecheen visited our Bartlesville Radio Studios this week to discuss a number of things including inflation, the economy, energy and the border.    Brecheen was the last of the 14 original candidates vying for the ... read more »

ASAP General Stores Job Fair on Thursday

Sep 14, 2022

ASAP General Stores is holding a job fair for anyone and everyone interesting in working in one of their Bartlesville locations. The fair will take place at the West-side ASAP at the intersection of HWY 123 and HWY 60 from 10-6 on Thursday. Come as you are. Candidates will be able to fill ... read more »

The Crafty Candles Shoppe Candles for a Cause: Kids and Vets

Sep 14, 2022

Inspired by a man walking in a bear suit through Bartlesville, OK,  from California to New York in the heat of summer a coupel of years ago, The Crafty Candle Shoppe owners decided that much good can be done by creating and selling hand-crafted candles for charitable causes.    ... read more »

FREE Constitution Alive Course Starts Thursday

Sep 14, 2022

  The free CONSTITUTION ALIVE course, hosted by Billie Roane, will begin on Thursday, September 15, 6:15pm-8:30pm at the Bartlesville Public Library in Meeting Room C located on the main floor. The class is being sponsored by the Washington County GOP .    Roane says it ... read more »

Cherokee Nation Welcome Center Opens on Route 66

Sep 14, 2022

Vinita is well-known for being a favorite stop on Historic Route 66 because it features a variety of shops and events that celebrate the roadway and its importance to traveling through the Midwest. After a $5 million investment by the Cherokee Nation into creating a welcome center, Vinita is now ... read more »

AT&T Offers Reward for Catching Copper Thieves

Sep 14, 2022

AT&T is having a bad year with thievery throughout the United States and lately, especially in Oklahoma. AT&T officials have said they are not sure if it is a single person conducting all of the theft or a group of people working in multiple locations or copycats from the original theft. ... read more »

Enterovirus Mimics Polio

Sep 14, 2022

COVID is nearly under control but now CDC is issuing warnings about severe respiratory viruses that is being misdiagnosed as polio because of the paralysis it causes in children. In a health alert issued on September 9, the CDC summarised the statistics they have been collecting since August ... read more »

Arvest Foundation Supports St. John School

Sep 12, 2022

  The Arvest Foundation recently announced a $3,050 contribution to St. John Catholic School. Arvest relationship banker Esme Reyes and consumer loan advisor Josh Fields presented the check to St. John Catholic School principal Cristel Miller. “We are pleased to present thi ... read more »

Bartlesville Community Concert Association 2023-2023 Lineup

Sep 14, 2022

The Bartlesville Community Concert Association has released it's 2022-2023 lineup.   Appearing on COMMUNITY CONNECTION on Tuesday, Adele Register and Dave Crawford, made the big announcement   How Sweet It Is – The Music of James Taylor is set for Sunday, Octob ... read more »

Pawhuska City Council meeting Sep 2022

Sep 13, 2022

The Pawhuska City Council met Tuesday evening to discuss everything that has happened since they last met. Nothing too out of the ordinary happened and it was business as usual. The only problems seemed to be a misunderstanding on the flower budget the city has as it spent $8900 on flowers last m ... read more »

Caney Valley Homecoming Interviews Continue on 104.9

Sep 13, 2022

Tune into KRIG 104.9 tonight at 5:17 p.m to hear Homecoming interviews from Caney Valley – Ramona High School. KRIG will be bringing you interviews with Trojans Homecoming Royalty. Tonight’s program will feature Seniors: Addi Lakey, daughter of Kimberly and Aaron Youngblood, and C ... read more »

Oct 14 Last Day for Voter Registration or Party Change

Sep 13, 2022

Osage County Election Board Secretary Kelly Chouteau issued a statement this week reminding residents in Osage County that Friday, October 14 is the last day to apply for voter registration if you want to cast your vote in the upcoming November election this year. This reminder also applies to Wa ... read more »