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Absentee Ballot Request Deadline Approaching

May 20, 2024

Voters in Washington County who want absentee ballots mailed to them for the June  18,  Primary Election should apply now, County Election Board Secretary Yvonne House said today. Absentee ballots are available to all registered voters, provided they are eligible to vote in the elec ... read more »

Pawhuska Summer Reading Program Starts Wednesday

May 20, 2024

The Pawhuska summer reading program begins this Wednesday for elementary students. Going through the last Wednesday in June, there will be different themes for kids to make a fun day out of from 12:45 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.   Throughout the summer, kids will have the opportunity to learn ... read more »

Osage County Commissioners Have Routine Monday Meeting

May 20, 2024

Monday's Osage County Commissioners meeting was rather routine in nature. The Board accepted all low bids for six month bids on food, oil, lube and antifreeze. They also accepted all bids for tabulation on six month bids for road oil, state spec asphalt and non state rock and state spec rock. ... read more »

Washington Co. Gets Funds for Storm Cleanup

May 20, 2024

The Washington County Commissioners met for their regular Monday meeting, with both Mike Dunlap and Mitch Antle present but Mike Bouvier absent. The Commissioner’s dealt with some items involving the recent tornado’s storm damage in Washington County. The County has received s ... read more »

Nowata County Commissioners Approve Financial Audit

May 20, 2024

The Nowata County Commissioners met this Monday morning in what was a normal, run of the mill meeting. It was announced that the air conditioning in the upstairs of the courthouse should be back on this week after some repairs that are expected to be made. The Commissioners next approved a re ... read more »

Crafty Candle Wants Help to Save Keepsake Candles

May 20, 2024

The owners of the Crafty Candle Shoppe and Artisan Mercantile downtown are looking to bring a candle staple from this part of the state back online. According to a release from Crafty Candle owners Cliff and Erin Taylor, they have been given the opportunity to buy Keepsake Candles. Plans from ... read more »

UPDATE: Shooting Suspect Questioned

May 20, 2024

The suspected shooter in Sunday's shooting, near the intersection of Virginia Avenue and Herrick Street has been found and questioned by Washington County Deputies. The shooting took place on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at about 1:15 pm5/19/24, in the area of Herrick and Virginia Ave, near the ... read more »

Voter Registration Deadline for June 18, Primary Approaches

May 20, 2024

Friday, May 24, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the June  18, Primary Election. Washington County Election Board Secretary Yvonne House said that persons who are United States Citizens, residents of Oklahoma, and at least 17 &frac1 ... read more »

Elder Care Challenge Grant Issued by Anderson Foundation

May 20, 2024

Elder Care announced that it has launched a $25,000 challenge grant campaign issued by the Carl C. and Marie Jo Anderson Foundation to support programs that benefit aging adults in Washington, Nowata, and Osage Counties. According to Angie Thompson, Director of Development, the $25,000 in don ... read more »

One Dead in Fatality Collision Near Pawhuska

May 20, 2024

  One person is dead in a fatality collision in Pawhuska Saturday night.   OHP reports the crash occurred at approximately 8pm Saturday evening on County Road 2625 and State Highway 99 in Pawhuska.    A pickup truck driven by Cody Jay Sayler, 30, of Skiatoo ... read more »

Win a Free Smart Board for YOUR School! See The Votes So Far!

Apr 25, 2024

  One Bartlesville area school will win a Video Smart Board for their school, valued at $5,000!  All you have to do is vote, and tell your friends.     Vote for your favorite school by filling out the form by clicking here. Limit one v ... read more »

Senator Daniels on COMMUNITY CONNECTION

May 17, 2024

  State Senator Julie Daniels appeared in COMMUNITY CONNECTION on KWON Friday morning.    Senator Daniels addressed legislation regarding illegal immigrants at the state level. This is a bill that she vote for in this session.   House Bill 4156 will make &q ... read more »

Copan Graduation 2024

May 18, 2024

Copan was one of many high schools who celebrated their class of 2024 seniors on Friday evening.  The Hornet's 2024 graduation went off without a hitch at the Copan football stadium.  KWON - AM 1400, FM 93.3 and 95.1 will replay the graduation around 12:20 on Saturday mornin ... read more »

Dewey Graduates its Class of 2024

May 18, 2024

The Dewey High School class of 2024 crossed the stage on Friday evening at Bulldogger Stadium underneath nearly perfect weather conditions and a packed house on the home side of the stadium. All seven of the Bulldogger’s valedictorians spoke, including Maycee Smith, who reminded her fel ... read more »

Barnsdall High School 2024 Graduation

May 17, 2024

  Resilient.  That's the only word that comes to mind to describe the graduating seniors of Barnsdall High School, their families, their friends, their teachers and administrators at Friday night's graduation exercises at the Center Auditorium in Bartlesville.   ... read more »