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County Commissioners Approve Red Fridays

Dec 03, 2018

The Osage County Commissioners met Monday morning at the courthouse in Pawhuska and made many important decisions that affect the county. One item on the agenda stood apart from the rest, though.  Brandi Taylor, spokeswoman for Bluestar Moms, was on hand to give a presentation in regards ... read more »

ODOT to Hold Public Meeting for Hwy 123 Bridge Work

Dec 03, 2018

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting in Bartlesville to discuss the proposal of work on the bridge crossing over the Caney River on State Highway 123. The Washington County Commissioners discussed this public meeting in their Monday morning meeting. District 1 Comm ... read more »

Sheriff Barnett Gives Update on Jail

Dec 03, 2018

Sheriff Terry Barnett gave an update on the status of several items within the sheriff’s office building and the jail during Monday’s meeting of the Nowata County Commissioners. Barnett informed the commissioners of several leaks in the building that have been documented. There ar ... read more »

Dewey City Council Meets Monday Night

Dec 03, 2018

The Dewey City Council meeting Monday night will start their Monday night meeting with the approval of claims. Afterward, the Dewey City Council will discuss, consider and possibly take action on establishing a format and rules of order regarding the conduct of city council meetings. Then they wi ... read more »

Commissioners Approve Contract with Barron Law Firm

Dec 03, 2018

To start their regularly scheduled Monday morning meeting, the Washington County Board of Commissioners approved a contingent attorney contract. District 3 commissioner Mike Dunlap says the commissioners had talked with the Barron Law Firm a couple months ago to solidify themselves in the ongoing ... read more »

Christmas Parade Winners Announced

Dec 03, 2018

A brisk north wind blew Santa Claus into Bartlesville Saturday night for the Kiwanis Club's Christmas Parade.  The Theme for the parade was the Sounds of Christmas.  The Phillips 66 Float won the parade theme award sponsored by American Heritage Bank Northeast Region.   ... read more »

Senator Daniels Named to Senate Leadership

Dec 02, 2018

Bartlesville's Senator Julie Daniels will chair one subcommittee and be the vice-chair for another in the upcoming legislative session.  SEnate President Pro Tempore-designate Greg Treat named the chairs and vice chairs of the Senate standing committees for the 57th Legislature on Friday ... read more »

Senator Lankford Podcast Covers the Budget

Dec 01, 2018

Oklahoma's Senator James Lankford has released the fifth episode in a series of podcasts.  This chapter is a series of talks with the public focuses on the current budget and spending process and the ways it has failed to work properly since the 1970s.  Lankford spoke last week on t ... read more »

Driver of Stolen Truck Appears in Court

Nov 29, 2018

A Tahlequah man stole a vehicle in Bartlesville and eventually crashed into a tree in Ocheleta on Thursday. Ryan Ward was the driver of the vehicle and he appeared for an arraignment at the Washington County Courthouse on Friday. Ward was presented with charges of eluding, running a roadblock, da ... read more »

Two Dead as a Result of Coffeyville Fire

Nov 30, 2018

A second person has died as a result of a house fire early Saturday morning in Coffeyville.  A female, Delyn Hoffman died Tuesday at Hillcrest Medical Center in Tulsa where she had been transported from CRMC. A male, 44-year-old Terry Park died Saturday.  A second female, 49-year-old&nb ... read more »

Pawhuska Christmas Parade Taking Place Saturday

Nov 30, 2018

The Pawhuska Christmas Parade will take place at 5:30 tomorrow evening in downtown Pawhuska. Reba Bueno, the Office Manager at the Pawhuska Chamber of Commerce, says she believes this will be the best Christmas parade she has seen since taking the job. Cody Garnett, along with his wife Lauren ... read more »

Red Fridays to be Discussed on Monday

Nov 30, 2018

The Osage County Commissioners will meet at the courthouse on Monday to discuss a number of important issues. Brandi Taylor, the Spokeswoman for Bluestar Moms, will give a presentation in regards to wearing red on Fridays. The Commissioners could make a proclamation in support of this. If so, ... read more »

FBI Investigating Death of a Wynona Man

Nov 30, 2018

The FBI is investigating the death of a Wynona man Thursday evening. According to the News on 6, a spokeswoman says Osage Nation authorities called the FBI last night at 7 p.m. about an incident that happened on Osage trust land in the town. They told the FBI that a man had been found dead wi ... read more »

Dewey School Board to Meet Monday Evening

Nov 30, 2018

During Monday evening’s Dewey School Board meeting, the board will take action to accept the resignation of Tyler Caid. Caid is the head football coach for the Dewey Bulldoggers and middle school teacher with Dewey Public Schools. The Dewey School Board will take action to approve a con ... read more »

Washington County Commissioners to Meet Early Monday

Nov 30, 2018

The Washington County Commissioners will hold their regularly scheduled Monday morning meeting at 9 a.m. on Dec. 3. The commissioners will discuss and take appropriate action on a contingent attorney client contract between them and the Barron Law Firm, PLLC. An Oklahoma Department of Transpo ... read more »