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Eclipse Timing for Bartlesville

Apr 08, 2024

On Monday, the Moon will completely cover the Sun, marking the last total solar eclipse visible in the contiguous United States until 2044. In the Bartlesville area, we’ll see about a 95% eclipse beginning at 12:31 p.m. It will hit its maximum point at 1:49 p.m. and will end at 3:07 p.m ... read more »

Tulsa-area Airport Construction May Increase Landings at Bartlesville

Apr 08, 2024

Bartlesville Municipal Airport may see an increase in traffic through May, as two Tulsa-area airports are seeing some long-overdue improvements.   Pogue Airport in Sand Springs and Tulsa Riverside Airport are popular landing spots for general aviation pilots and flight instructors to ... read more »

3 people killed in crash of small plane in southeastern Oklahoma, authorities say

Apr 08, 2024

Three people died when the single-engine aircraft they were aboard crashed in southeastern Oklahoma, authorities said. Pilot Brian Davis, 62, and passengers Michael Davis, 23, and Kelly Thompson, 21, all of Antlers, died in Thursday's crash, according to an Oklahoma Highway Patrol report. ... read more »

2 People Transported to Hospital After Sunday Night Wreck in Osage County

Apr 08, 2024

Two people were transported to the hospital following a two-vehicle crash Sunday night in Osage County near Bartlesville. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the wreck occurred at approximately 9:54 p.m. Sunday in the northbound lane of State Highway 123, near County Road 2706 — a ... read more »

Bartlesville Ward 4 City Councilor Billie Roane Has Passed Away

Apr 06, 2024

Bartlesville City Council Representative Billie Roane passed away Friday night following a brief illness.Roane had represented Ward 4 on the City Council since 2021. “I am tremendously saddened by the news of our loss of Billie Roane,” said Mayor Dale Copeland. “She was a wo ... read more »

June Election Races Set in Washington County

Apr 05, 2024

The candidates for state and county races in Washington County are set for the June election, as the filing period ended at 5 p.m. Friday.   Incumbent Republican State Sen. Julie Daniels has drawn an opponent in former Republican State Rep. Wendi Stearman for the District 29 Senate s ... read more »

Final Candidate Filings

Apr 03, 2024

Candidate filings were completed from April 3-5 for the June election at the federal, state and county level.   Here are the final candidate filings. The deadline to file was 5 p.m. Friday, April 5. Incumbent candidates are marked with an (i). Unopposed candidates are shown in g ... read more »

Windy, Stormy Weather in Store for Saturday

Apr 05, 2024

Get ready for a bumpy ride on Saturday, as wind advisories are in effect and there is a chance for potentially severe thunderstorms as well across northeast Oklahoma and southeast Kansas.   A wind advisory is in effect for the area on Saturday. Strong and gusty south winds at 35 to 4 ... read more »

Still Time to Participate in Community Survey

Apr 05, 2024

There's just a few more days to take the Bartlesville comprehensive plan survey! The City of Bartlesville is in the process of updating its Comprehensive Plan for growth and development. The plan, called Endeavor 2045, is intended to serve as the city’s guide for how to grow, progress a ... read more »

CAPITOL CALL Powered by Phillips 66 4-5-24

Apr 05, 2024

Representatives Judd Strom and John B. Kane along with Senator Julie Daniels appeared on this week's CAPITOL CALL Powered by Phillips 66.   Our lawmakers agreed that funding for teacher's raises  in applicible schools need to be inacted, but also agreed that leadership i ... read more »

City, County Declare April as 'Child Abuse Prevention Month'

Apr 05, 2024

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. In recognition, Ray of Hope Advocacy Center has planted 391 pinwheels outside their building. Each pinwheel represents a confirmed victim of child abuse in the areas that Ray of Hope served during 2023. This month and throughout the year, Ray of ... read more »

Brief Lockdown at BHS Friday Morning

Apr 05, 2024

Bartlesville High School was on lockdown for about 17 minutes on Friday morning.   Supt. Chuck McCauley tells Bartlesville Radio that a student had a medical episode in the form of a siezure. Students remained in classrooms so as to clear the halls for medical personnel.   ... read more »

Phillips 66 Donates Nearly $10K to Washington Co. Fire Dept.

Apr 05, 2024

The Washington County Commissioners will meet Monday morning, where they are expected to accept a donation from one of Bartlesville’s largest employers. According to an agenda, Phillips 66 has donated $9,700 to the Washington County Volunteer Fire Department for their operations. The co ... read more »

KANE COLUMN: Honoring Oklahoma's Veterans

Apr 05, 2024

Last week, the Oklahoma House of Representatives and the Oklahoma Senate held a joint session to honor Veterans Awareness Day. Oklahoma takes pride in its military and veteran presence, with over 286,000 veterans making up 8.7% of its population. Oklahoma's five military installations, wh ... read more »

Wendi Stearman Files for State Senate Republican Race

Apr 05, 2024

It's official: Wendi Stearman has filed and will challenge incumbent Julie Daniels for the Oklahoma 29th Senate District Republican primary in June.   In her first term, Wendi was acknowledged as one of the House's most conservative members. She was one of only two Oklahoma l ... read more »