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Cherokee Chief to Speak at RSU Commencement

Apr 26, 2024

Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. will deliver the address to graduates during Rogers State University’s 2024 Spring Commencement ceremonies May 11.    The first ceremony for graduates of the College of Professional Studies will take place at 10 a.m. and the ... read more »

Southwest Airlines Cutting Back on Airport Hubs

Apr 26, 2024

For those of you getting ready to use Southwest Airlines to fly out of Tulsa International Airport, it is important to note they will soon be cutting ties with several hubs across the country, this announced earlier in the week.   Beginning in early August, the airline will no longer ... read more »

Flooding, Severe Risk Increases Through Weekend

Apr 26, 2024

Several rounds of showers and thunderstorms forecast over the weekend have resulted in a flood watch being issued for several counties in Oklahoma, including the counties in our listening area.   FOR AN AUDIO VERSION OF THIS STORY, CLICK HERE   The National Weather Servi ... read more »

Several Rounds of Storms Impact Area Through Sunday

Apr 25, 2024

An active weather pattern will bring several chances of storms during the next few days across northeast Oklahoma and southeast Kansas. Here’s News On 6 Meteorologist Stephen Nehrenz. Severe storm threat continues Friday as thunderstorms are forecast to be ongoing across parts ... read more »

Osage Co Commissioners to Meet Monday

Apr 26, 2024

The Board of Osage County Commissioners will convene for a regularly scheduled meeting at the fairgrounds on Monday morning.   At that meeting, the Board will hear a presentation from a representative from Alliance Business Services regarding the expiration of the countywide contract ... read more »

CAPITOL CALL Powered by Phillips 66 4-26-24

Apr 26, 2024

The budget, a few bills, a flat tax proposal and which time zone were the topics on CAPITOL CALL Powered by Phillips 66 on KWON Friday morning.   Rep Judd Strom said the state budget is getting closer to completion.   Rep John B. Kane talked about a proposed flat tax. ... read more »

Bartlesville Police Chief Kevin Ickleberry Responds to Video

Apr 25, 2024

A grandmother was speeding on the west side of town attempting to get her granddaughter to the hospital. When the officer attempted to initiate the traffic stop, she passed a vehicle at a stop sign and went through another stop sign before finally stopping.   She indicated to the off ... read more »

Eldercare on KWON: The Good, The Bad, The BBQ and Foundation Therapists

Apr 25, 2024

Elder Care is a non-profit organization designed to be the central coordinator of services for aging adults and their families. Our team is here to help you live a healthy, happy, & independent life!   Established in 1983, Elder Care provides innovative programs through a customi ... read more »

Improvements Could Be Coming to Portions of Pathfinder Parkway

Apr 25, 2024

Improvements could soon be coming to portions of Pathfinder Parkway. City Engineer Micah Siemers says that nearly $800,000 in carry-over funds remain to make improvements to the city-wide trail and he says we could be seeing that happen sooner rather than later:   “We anticipat ... read more »

Turpentine Creek Holding Ribbon Cutting Ceremony This Weekend

Apr 25, 2024

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge in Eureka Springs, Arkansas will have a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday to mark a major milestone with the development of an additional 14 acres of land, and they are calling it Freedom Field.   With this expansion, the sanctuary will be able to a ... read more »

OKM 40th Anniversary Festival

Apr 25, 2024

Appearing on COMMUNITY CONNECTION, Mary Lynn Mihm with OKM Music proudly reminded everyone that this year's festival is the 40th Annual event! OKM is goin back 40 years to celebrate with three great shows just as they did witht he first festival AND they are also celebrating with the youn ... read more »

Doenges Family of Autos: 83 Years in Bartlesville

Apr 25, 2024

Doenges Ford is celebrating their 83rd anniversary this month!    Appearing on KWON's CAR TALK on Thursday, Brad Doenges, Bob Doenges and Joe Dillion share some of the history and memories of the dealership throughout the years.   Doenges began in Bartlesville 8 ... read more »