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Washington Co. Democrats to Meet Feb. 29

Feb 19, 2024

Washington County Democrats will meet Thursday, Feb. 29 at 7 p.m. at Crossing 2nd, 215 E. Second St., in downtown Bartlesville. Guest speaker will be Alana Murphy of Fostering Success about challenges foster families face in Oklahoma. The meeting is free to attend and all are welcome. F ... read more »

US Rep Josh Brecheen Bartlesville Town Hall Tonight

Feb 19, 2024

Congressman Josh Brecheen will be hosting an in-person town hall meeting in Bartlesville on Monday, February 19, from 6:00pm - 7:00pm  at the Bartlesville Community Center Community Hall, 300 SE Adams Blvd. Bartlesville.   The public is welcome and there is no admission fee. ... read more »

Bartlesville Madison Middle School Students Win Southwest Chapter MATHCOUNTS competition

Feb 19, 2024

  Three Bartlesville Madison Middle School students won first place as a team in the chapter round of a statewide and national mathematics competition called MATHCOUNTS, held at Cameron University in Lawton on Saturday. The team competed in the Southwest Chapter due to a scheduling confl ... read more »

CAPITOL CALL 2-16-24 Powered by Phillips 66

Feb 16, 2024

Senator Julie Daniels and Representative John B. Kane joined us for CAPITOL CALL Powered by Phillips 66 to talk about education and possible tax cuts.   Senator Daniels supports a bill that would end cell phones in the classrooms. She pointed to a principal who banned the devices in ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Arrested After Crashing Into Parked Car While Intoxicated

Feb 16, 2024

A Bartlesville man is in jail after reportedly driving into a vehicle while he was intoxicated early Friday morning and then leaving the scene of the crash.   Bartlesville Police Capt. Daniel Elkins says a trail of debris led officers to 27-year-old Nicklaus Waite.   Wai ... read more »

Local Financial Advisor Recognized by Forbes

Feb 16, 2024

Forbes has recognized a local financial officer as one of the top women’s wealth advisors across the state.   Managing Director of the Wells Fargo in Bartlesville, Amy Cady got that accolade, which represents a list of professionals that look to make their clients succeed. Here ... read more »

Board of Osage County Commissioners to Meet Tuesday

Feb 16, 2024

With President’s Day being on Monday, the Board of Osage County Commissioners will convene for their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday.   At that meeting, the Board will have discussion and possible action to approve a U.S. Cellular GPS Trackit estimate for the Osage Count ... read more »

Parks Named ODOT District Engineer

Feb 16, 2024

Trapper Parks has been selected as District Engineer for ODOT’s District 8. As district engineer, Parks will manage transportation planning and operations in Craig, Creek, Delaware, Mayes, Nowata, Osage, Ottawa, Pawnee, Rogers, Tulsa and Washington counties. First joining ODOT in 2004 a ... read more »

Kiwanis Club to Host Hoskin, Pinnell on Tribal Sovereignty

Feb 16, 2024

The Kiwanis Club of Bartlesville will be hosting an event Wednesday focused on tribal sovereignty. Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin, Jr. will be the keynote speaker with Oklahoma Lt. Gov. Matt Pinnell as a special guest. The topic of tribal sovereignty has sparked passionate debat ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Charged With Child Abuse

Feb 15, 2024

A Bartlesville man was seen in Washington County Court on Wednesday and booked on the charge of child abuse by injury. Joshua Nixon is alleged to have committed these crimes last Friday between the hours of 4 a.m. and 8 a.m.   Nixon dropped the victim off at his mother's house la ... read more »

Woman in More Trouble With the Law in Washington Co.

Feb 15, 2024

A woman who already has an outstanding warrant from Stephens County finds herself in more hot water, as she was seen in Washington County Court on Wednesday afternoon. Jamesine Jackson was booked into jail on an aggravated assault domestic abuse charge and unlawful possession of paraphernalia. ... read more »

Meet Mozzy: The Dog Who Never Missed A Meal

Feb 14, 2024

If you like mozzarella sticks…so does this guy. Meet Mozzy, a 5 year old mix breed from Washington County’s SPCA who has never missed a meal…or a belly rub. This chunky boy enjoys toys, the great outdoors, belly rubs, back massages, and you guessed it…FOOD. ... read more »

Former Animal Testing Facility Becoming Safe Haven in Nowata County

Feb 15, 2024

A large number of dogs and cats have been given a new lease on life after rescue organization Beagle Freedom Project, acquired what had formerly been a legal animal testing facility in Nowata County. The testing facility had previously been used for toxicity testing for flea and tick medicati ... read more »

City Seeks Public Input on Future Development

Feb 15, 2024

Two open house public meetings are planned for Feb. 21 and Feb. 22 to give citizens and stakeholders an opportunity to share their views on Bartlesville's current conditions and its future development.   The city of Bartlesville is seeking public input as it continues the process ... read more »

Osage Nation to Break Ground on Broadband Project

Feb 15, 2024

Beginning on Monday, March 4th, the Osage Nation will hold a ground breaking on its National Telecommunications Information Administration projects. This construction is funded by nearly 54 million dollars in federal grant funds to the Osage Nation to build out high speed broadband throughout the ... read more »