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Candidate Forum to be Held Virtually on Thursday

May 20, 2020

The Green Country Republican Women's Club, the Washington County Republican Party, and Phillips 66 will sponsor the Washington County Candidate Forum on Thursday, May 21st at 6:00 p.m. The Forum will be held virtually from Bartlesville City Hall (pictured). This is not open to the public ... read more »

One Wash. County COVID-19 Death Reported Thursday

May 21, 2020

One Washington County woman over 65 years old is reported to have died from COVID-19 according to the latest update from the Oklahoma State Department of Health. There are now 33 listed deaths in Washington County. Three new cases are listed, totaling 307 in Washington County. 262 people are list ... read more »

Stormwalker Ranch Open for Business Giveaway Week 3

May 21, 2020

Stormwalker Ranch is open for business and they are letting everyone know with a huge giveaway promotion.   Kelley Goodall says "As we countdown to Phase-3 of the Governor's plan to open Oklahoma back up "responsibly and safely", we decided we need some fun. So...e ... read more »

Govenor Stitt Provides COVID-19 Update

May 20, 2020

Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt held a press conference on Wednesday Afternoon . Stitt provided an update on how the State of Oklahoma is doing on moving forward with the COVID-19 relief efforts. Sitt said that he likes how Oklahoman's are still continuing to social distance in public places. ... read more »

Osage Nutrition Program Serving Healthiest Meals in the State

May 20, 2020

In years past, the Osage County Nutrition Program has relied heavily upon Mary Martha's Outreach to feed those in need. With the COVID-19 pandemic currently going on, Mary Martha's Outreach has had to lend a helping hand to more people than usual. As a result, Nutrition Director for Osage ... read more »

Nowata's McKee Livestock Show Will Not Go On

May 20, 2020

The Dean McKee Memorial Livestock Show slated to take place this weekend in Nowata has been canceled. This was announced on Tuesday on the show’s Facebook page. Derek Dick with the Nowata County Fair Board brought this before the Nowata County Commissioners on Monday. The commissioners gave ... read more »

Tri County Tech Holds Virtual Graduation

May 20, 2020

Tri County Tech held a virtual graduation on Tuesday night to honor the Class of 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic. Superintendent & CEO Lindel Fields gave a message to the graduates during the commencement ceremony, saying the students persevered through many obstacles and showed great c ... read more »

Trash Routes Amended for Memorial Day

May 20, 2020

The City of Bartlesville has announced that their City offices will be closed Monday, May 25th, for Memorial Day. Monday trash routes will be serviced on Wednesday, May 27th, next week due to the holiday. Monday customers will need to put their trash out no later than 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, ... read more »

Sentencing Date for Murder Case Gets Delayed

May 20, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the court system to push court cases back several weeks, if not months. This includes the postponement of the sentencing hearing for a man who has been convicted of murdering Pawhuska oilman Rick Holt.  On April 29th, Northern District Judge with the Stat ... read more »

Osage Nation Offering Drug Prevention Program

May 20, 2020

The Osage Nation will be holding a state of the art virtual program aimed at showing students healthy alternatives to the use of drugs and show them that drugs aren’t part of American Indian Indigenous cultures.   Native American students in grades 6-9 who live in Osage County are ... read more »

Sen. Lankford, Sen. Inhofe Honor Late Dr. Coburn

May 20, 2020

On Tuesday, the United States Senate unanimously approved a resolution to honor the life and legacy of former Oklahoma Senator, Dr. Tom Coburn. Senator James Lankford offered his remarks on the Senate floor in tribute to the late Dr. Coburn, saying: the Senate is a better place because Dr. Co ... read more »

No New Local COVID-19 Cases Wednesday

May 20, 2020

No new COVID-19 cases are being reported in Washington, Osage or Nowata Counties on Wednesday. The latest Oklahoma State Department of Health reports no deaths in the tri-county area. Washington County remains at 304 cases, 257 recoveries and 32 deaths. Osage County is listing 92 cases, 73 re ... read more »

Memorial Day Service at White Rose Cemetery Canceled

May 20, 2020

The City of Bartlesville-owned White Rose Cemetery will not hold its annual Memorial Day Ceremony this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Graves at the cemetery may be decorated beginning Thursday, May 21st. Decorations should be picked up by Thursday, June 4th so that maintenance of the grou ... read more »

Two TCT Students Named April Students of the Month

May 20, 2020

Tri County Tech student, Skyler Jones, was recently named the Downtown Kiwanis Club’s Adult Student of the Month for April. Jones was enrolled in the Practical Nursing program and graduated on Tuesday. “My favorite part of this program is how supportive the instructors are,” ... read more »

Crews to Continue Testing, Flushing Hydrants

May 20, 2020

The City of Bartlesville’s Water Distribution crews continue to test and flush fire hydrants. As the current zones are completed, they will begin moving on Thursday through Zone 11 followed by Zone 12. Zone 11 includes the Northern City Limits going south to Tuxedo and Washington Boulev ... read more »