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Osage Nation Buffalo Run

Oct 19, 2017

Osage Nation Diabetes, Community Health Representatives (CHR), and Public Health Nursing (PHN) are sponsoring a USATF Certified and Sanctioned 5K and Fun Run at Osage Hills State Park on October 28 and it is completely free.   Registration for the Buffalo Run 5k and Fun Run is avail ... read more »

Oklahoma Gets REAL ID Extenstion

Oct 19, 2017

Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin says federal officials have extended the state's deadline for complying with the REAL ID Act to Oct. 10, 2018.   Fallin said Thursday that the compliance deadline was extended by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The agency's previous dea ... read more »

Drive-Thru Flu Shots Friday

Oct 19, 2017

Osage County residents will have another opportunity to receive a free flu shot Friday Oct 20 as the Osage County Health Department will be bringing their successful Drive-Thru Flue Shots to Skiatook.   The event will take place at the Skiatook County Barn located at 2850 W 133rd St ... read more »

Senator Inhofe Expects Budget Votes

Oct 19, 2017

The U. S. Senate may actually get something done on this fiscal year's budget.  Oklahoma's senior senator, Jim Inhofe says the senate has scheduled what he calls a vote-a-rama on the topic.   If the senate can pass a budget bill it's likely that it will be different ... read more »

District Attorney Asks Nowata Voters to Say "NO"

Oct 18, 2017

District Attorney Kevin Buchanan and Nowata County Sheriff Sandy Hadley are asking Nowata County voters to reject a sales tax vote next month.  Buchanan is circulating a letter explaining why they want a “no” vote.     The D-A’s letter asks voters to ... read more »

Bike May be Clue to Suspicious Fires

Oct 18, 2017

A series of suspicious fires of the past few months in the Jane Phillips Elementary School area of Bartlesville has fire officials asking for your help.   Police saw someone riding a bicycle beside the school at 1 in the morning on Sunday, October 8th.  The person saw the police ... read more »

Cowboy Cadillac Annual Fundraiser

Oct 18, 2017

The Oklahoma Lions’ fund-raising project, Cowboy Cadillac, is back to help support Lions State Projects including the Oklahoma Lions Eye Bank and the Oklahoma Lions Boys Ranch “Meadows of Hope.” This year's Grand Prize Sponsor is Patriot GMC Hyundai at 2001 SE Washingto ... read more »

BRTA Special Meeting

Oct 18, 2017

The Bartlesville Redevelopment Trust Authority held a special meeting on Wednesday morning to approve the 2017 Fiscal Year Audit of the BRTA. The authority also approved an environmental remediation and code compliance grant agreement for 12 months. The authority tabled the possible action r ... read more »

Springs Global and Walmart Celebrate B'ville Plant

Oct 18, 2017

Springs Global and Walmart celebrated their working relationship and praised the city of Bartlesville on Wednesday morning. Officials from Walmart and Springs Global spoke to their employees and other officials during a press conference about the two companies and their partnership. Sprin ... read more »

Big 12 Commissioner Set For Luncheon at Hillcrest

Oct 18, 2017

A luncheon with one of the biggest names in sports is coming to Bartlesville on Wednesday, Oct. 25. Big 12 Conference Commissioner Bob Bowlsby will be in town for a luncheon at the Hillcrest Country Club. Bartlesville Sports Commission is responsible for bringing him in. The Sports Commis ... read more »

Two Hospitalized, One Dead in Tuesday Accident

Oct 18, 2017

One person is dead and two are in the hospital after a Tuesday afternoon accident 6 miles west of Vera in Washington County.  The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports a Chevy Silverado driven by 27 year-old Elvin Medina of Tulsa was southbound on State Highway 11 at about 4:15 Tuesday afternoon a ... read more »

Man Resists Arrest

Oct 17, 2017

A Bartlesville man was taken into custody on Sunday. On Monday, Austin Prater was in the Washington County Court for resisting an officer. According to an affidavit, A Bartlesville Police Officer saw Prater walking on the sidewalk, and was aware that he had a warrant for his arrest out for a ... read more »

Ochelata Man in Court

Oct 17, 2017

An Ochelata man was in Washington County Court on Monday for an incident that occurred on Saturday. Zachary Lewis was charged with Assault and Batter, and Domestic Abuse in the presence of a child. According to an affidavit, a Washington County deputy responded to a call about a family fight ... read more »

Bartlesville School Board Approves Budget

Oct 17, 2017

The Bartlesville School Board voted to approve the budget for the fiscal year 2018 in Monday night’s regularly scheduled meeting. David Boggs informed the board that the district’s general fund is down $255,000 this year due to carryover and a decrease of expected state aid. Boggs ... read more »

Dewey Public Works Authority

Oct 17, 2017

The Dewey Public Works Authority met on Monday evening, after the Dewey City Council. In their meeting, the authority heard that several citizens wanted 16th Street to be looked at, and eventually fixed.  All other items in the meeting were approved.  ... read more »