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CAPITOL CALL Powered by Phillips 66 5-10-24

May 10, 2024

Severe weather, the state budget and education issues were the main issues on CAPITOL CALL Powered by Phillips 66 on KWON Friday morning.   Senator Julie Daniels talked about the various roles and responsiblities of government whtn it comes to the aftermath of a severe weather event. ... read more »

My Mom is Priceless Winner

May 10, 2024

Congratulations, to Judy Hamm! Judy is our My Mom is Priceless Grand Prize Winner! Judy wins a fabulous prize package:   One night at the Inn at Price Tower Arts Center, A gallery tour and a tower two for two, $20 Copper Bar gift certificate from The Price Tower Arts Center, Moth ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Held on Near $200k Bond

May 09, 2024

A Bartlesville man was seen in Washington County Court on the charges of endangering others while eluding police, driving an MTV under the influence, obstructing an officer, leaving the scene of an accident involving damage, and contempt of court. Chase Morgan was pulled over for erratic driv ... read more »

Phillips 66 Donates $300K for Storm Recovery Efforts

May 09, 2024

A donation of $300,000 has been made by Phillips 66 to support ongoing tornado relief efforts across the state and in the Bartlesville area. The company will give $250,000 to the American Red Cross and $50,000 to the Salvation Army. These funds will provide direct assistance to communities th ... read more »

Mayor Kelley Gives Update on Barnsdall Cleanup Efforts

May 09, 2024

As the community of Barnsdall continues to recover from Monday evening's tornado damage, Mayor Johnny Kelley has announced that a community meeting will take place at 6 p.m. tonight at the Barnsdall Football Field. Kelley says during this time it is important to be as transparent as possible ... read more »

Late-Morning Power Outage Update

May 09, 2024

PSO continues its response to outages in Barnsdall, Bartlesville and surrounding areas after a category EF-4 tornado caused extensive damage beginning in the late evening hours of May 6. As of late morning on Thursday, 691 PSO customers remain without power. At the height of the storm custome ... read more »

Doenges Family of Autos Awards Charities During 83rd Anniversay Month

May 09, 2024

  Local charities benefitted from the 83 Anniversay Month at the Doenges Family of Autos.    Brad Doenges reminded listeners and viewers that throughout the month of April each time someone purchased a new Ford, new Toyota, or pre-owned vehicle from Doenges Family of Au ... read more »

OLLI Courses Starting Soon

May 09, 2024

  The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Oklahoma State University keeps seniors active and social. Geared toward adults 50 and better, OLLI offers courses, travel and social activities to enrich participants’ quality of life.   Appearing on COMMUNITY CONNECTI ... read more »

My Mom is Priceless Daily Winner for Thursday

May 09, 2024

Congratulations to Linda Kay Jones, Thursday's Daily Prize Winner in "My Mom is Priceless" contest. Linda wins two passes to a currect exhibit and a Tower Tour at Price Tower Arts Center, a book from our KWON Library or Tulsa Oiler Football Tickets. Enter to win at Price Tow ... read more »

First Wesleyan Church Partnering with Samaritan's Purse to Helping with Disaster Relief

May 08, 2024

Damage relief is in full effect in Bartlesville and Barnsdall after the F-4 tornado that tore through Northeast Oklahoma on Monday night. First Wesleyan Church is doing their part and partnering with Samaritan’s Purse, a nondenominational Evangelical Christian organization that provides aid ... read more »

Bartlesville Woman Injured in a Single Vehicle Accident

May 09, 2024

A Bartlesville woman is in stable condition following a single vehicle crash on Wednesday 4 miles east of Bixby. OHP reports that at approximately 8:12pm on Wednesday, a 2020 Ford Edge, driven by Debra Sipes,62, of Bartlesville, was westbound on US-64 approximately 4 mile east of Bixby when h ... read more »

Skiatook Man Killed in Wednesday Collision Near Hominy

May 08, 2024

A Skiatook man was killed following a traffic collision Wednesday near Hominy.   The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 72-year-old Harvey Jones of Skiatook was driving a 1997 Chevrolet pickup on State Highway 20 near County Road 2535, about 7 miles east of Hominy, when it collided with a ... read more »

Good Samaritans Helping Those in Need in Barnsdall

May 08, 2024

A northeast Oklahoma man travelled to Barnsdall after learning that he knew someone who had been directly affected by Monday evening's tornado. Dan Wentz works for a company that puts a heavy emphasis on community service so Wentz, along with several others came up to pass out free food and d ... read more »

DAV Providing Immediate Financial Assistance to Veterans Impacted by Storm

May 08, 2024

The Disabled Veterans of America will be in Barnsdall Thursday morning to provide immediate financial assistance to any disabled veteran impacted by Monday's severe weather event in Osage or Washington counties.   Washington County's DAV commander told Bartlesville Radio they ... read more »

NWS Says Single, Long-Track Tornado Impacted Osage, Washington Counties

May 08, 2024

The National Weather Service in Tulsa says evidence suggests Monday's tornado was a single, long-track twister that caused up to EF-4 damage in Osage and Washington counties, including Barnsdall and Bartlesville.   NWS meteorolists say they believe the tornado began southeast of ... read more »