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Bartlesville's Kiwanis Plans to Have a Christmas Parade

Dec 03, 2016

Bartlesville's Kiwanis Club wants you to know that they will make every effort to present a Christmas parade.  Club President, Karen Wilson says they will wait as long a possible to make any weather-related decision that needs to be made.  If the Kiwanis has to cancel or postpon ... read more »

Insure Oklahoma Extended One More Year

Dec 03, 2016

The federal government will continue for another year to fund an Oklahoma program that uses a combination of state tobacco tax revenue and federal Medicaid money to help provide health insurance coverage for nearly 20,000 low-income Oklahoma workers. Gov. Mary Fallin announced on Friday th ... read more »

Congressman Mullen Comments on Defense Bill

Dec 03, 2016

Second-District Oklahoma Congressman Markwayne Mullin commented after the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017, passed the House by a vote of 375 – 34.   Mullin says one of the most vital responsibilities of Congress is to provide for the common defense, by ensu ... read more »

Drummond to Discuss Kennedy Building

Dec 03, 2016

On Monday, December 5, the Osage County Board of County Commissioners will meet for their regularly scheduled meeting. On the agenda for the upcoming meeting is the discussion and possible action to hire a new part-time employee for Osage County E-911; Discussion and possible action to sign the C ... read more »

Bartlesville Police Officer Not To Be Charged

Dec 02, 2016

Washington County District Attorney's Office has announced that they will not be pursuing charges against a Bartlesville police officer for the shooting death of William Cole.  In a press release, District Attorney Kevin Buchanan said that the office received the results of the OSBI inve ... read more »

Colder Weather Tips

Dec 02, 2016

As cooler temperatures make their way into the state, the Oklahoma State Department of Health encourages the public to begin preparation for the upcoming winter weather season. Proper planning can reduce the risk of injury and illness while also ensuring a family is prepared for a major winter we ... read more »

National Governors Association Chooses Oklahoma

Dec 02, 2016

Governor Mary Fallin has announced that the National Governors Association has chosen Oklahoma as one of two states to receive technical assistance regarding using existing Medicaid funds to meet state workforce requirements in underserved areas of the state. The technical assistance program, ... read more »

The Central Classic 5K

Dec 02, 2016

The Central Classic 5K Race and Fun Run is scheduled for Saturday, February 25, 2017. This will be the third annual race to support improvements to Bartlesville’s historic Central Middle School, which will be a century old in 2017. Registration is now open at centralclassic5k.eventbrit ... read more »

Democratic Leader Looking Into Governor Run

Dec 01, 2016

The Democratic leader of the Oklahoma House of Representatives says he's taking a "serious look" at running for governor in 2018.   Representative Scott Inman of Del City told The Associated Press on Thursday that he intends to make a decision in the spring. Republican Gove ... read more »

Tulsa Man Sentenced To Life In Prison

Dec 01, 2016

A Tulsa man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole and three additional consecutive life terms in the rape and killing of a 16-month-old girl.   The Tulsa World reports 31-year-old Cody Johnson was sentenced Wednesday on a child abuse murder charge, two counts of child sexua ... read more »

New Trial Denied For Former Tulsa officer

Dec 01, 2016

A judge has denied a former Tulsa police officer's request for a new trial on firearms convictions in connection with the shooting death of his daughter's boyfriend.   The motion by Shannon Kepler was rejected Thursday by District Judge Sharon Holmes.   Kepler was convic ... read more »

Pawhuska City Council Filing Period

Dec 01, 2016

Osage County Election Board Secretary Andrea Conner said candidates for municipal offices for the City of Pawhuska will be able file Declarations of Candidacy beginning at 8am Monday, December 5. The filing period will end at 5pm Wednesday, December 7.   Declarations of Candidacy wil ... read more »

Osage County Commissioner Filing Period

Dec 01, 2016

The Filing Period, Special Primary and Special General Election for District 1 Commissioner for Osage County is set for anyone wishing to file for the seat. Candidates will have the opportunity to file starting Monday December 5 through December 7 at 5pm. Once candidates have file, if there is a ... read more »

School Board Filing Period for Osage County

Dec 01, 2016

Osage County Election Board Secretary Andrea Conner said in a press release that candidates for the Board of Education in Osage County school districts will need to file their Declarations of Candidacy over three days beginning at 8am on Monday, December 5, and continuing Tuesday and Wednesday. ... read more »

Holiday Season Vocal Music Concerts

Dec 01, 2016

The district's secondary vocal music department will have several holiday season concerts in December 2016, most of which are free.   ·       High School Choir Winter Concert o   Thursday, December 1, 7:00 P.M. §  F ... read more »