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OKWU Wrestling Searching For A New Coach

Dec 13, 2017

The Oklahoma Wesleyan Wrestling program is looking for a new coach. The program which just started this year will be looking for its second coach in the middle of its inaugural season. According to athletic director Mark Molder, former head coach Colby Robinson is ‘pursuing other opport ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Charged With Domestic Assault

Dec 13, 2017

A family dispute over a meal led to the arrest of a Bartlesville man earlier this week. Samuel Dodson appeared in fromt of a judge at the Washington County Courthouse on Wednesday facing a misdemeanor charge of domestic assault and battery. According to an affidavit, an officer made contact w ... read more »

OKWU Women's Basketball Cruising Into Winter Break

Dec 13, 2017

Oklahoma Wesleyan's women's basketball conitues to have a great deal of success heading into winter break. The Lady Eagles have now won five consecutive games in conference, including three road victories in that span. OKWU now sits at 6-2 in the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference ... read more »

Oklahoma Labor Statistics Released

Dec 13, 2017

The Southwest Information Office of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has released, “County Employment and Wages in Oklahoma – Second Quarter 2017” which highlights employment in Oklahoma counties. According to the statistics, employment rose in Oklahoma’s three larg ... read more »

Tulsa Man Indicted For Child Porn

Dec 13, 2017

An Oklahoma man was arrested yesterday after being charged by indictment with receipt and possession of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney R. Trent Shores. Thaddus Caves, 40, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, was indicted by a federal grand jury on December 5th, with one count each of receipt of ch ... read more »

Amish Cheese House Has Car Crash Through

Dec 13, 2017

The Amish Cheese House in Chouteau will stay open despite having someone drive through one of the entrances of their building.  Owner Wes Miller says it was a customer who mistakenly pressed the gas. Miller says they will stay open as the continue to repair the damage to the entrance. ... read more »

Bartlesville Education Promise Seeing Results

Dec 13, 2017

Bartlesville Education Promise is a non-profit corporation managed by 11 leaders and chaired by Martin Garber. The Bartlesville Education Promise was created to guide the community towards improving education for all students in all schools. On Monday evening, at the Bartlesville Board of Educati ... read more »

Osage Nation Applies for FAA Pilot Program

Dec 13, 2017

The Osage Nation has gone forward with the submission of the Air Space Corridor request for UAS or Unmanned Aerial Systems operations for the former Tulsa Air Park. The Air park, along with the surrounding land and ranch, was purchased by the Osage Nation when planning for the Tulsa Osage Casino ... read more »

Oklahoma Beef Council Files Lawsuit

Dec 12, 2017

The Oklahoma Beef Council filed a lawsuit yesterday in Oklahoma County against Edmond-based accounting firm Arledge & Associates, P.C. The lawsuit relates to the embezzlement of OBC funds by one of its former employees, Melissa Morton. OBC's management discovered the embezzlement in July ... read more »

The Journey Home To Get New Home

Dec 12, 2017

The Journey Home in Bartlesville will soon be moving to a new home. Board President and Vice President, Doug Quinn and Jodie Shorter, made the announcement on KWON's One on One With A Professional Program on Tuesday Morning. The Journey Home will be leasing the Kizer Farm House starting i ... read more »

Cement Crane Causes Accident

Dec 11, 2017

A cement crane has fallen in the intersection of of Johnstone and Frank Phillips. The cement crane was putting cement down at Phillips on the sidewalks, and the driver attempted to drive off as the boom was still up, and the truck tipped over against the ITIO building. Damage has been reporte ... read more »

OSDH Says Legislature Could Help

Dec 12, 2017

The acting head of the Oklahoma State Department of Health says a $30 million cash infusion from the Legislature will help pay vendors and fund layoffs at the agency, but that more systemic changes are needed to permanently stabilize the agency after years of mismanagement.   Acting Okla ... read more »

Holiday Travel Won't Be So Expensive

Dec 12, 2017

Holiday travel will be less expensive on Oklahoma's highways than anywhere else in the nation, and Arkansas motorists won't pay much more.   AAA said Monday that the average price for a gallon of regular gasoline in Oklahoma is $2.19 - the lowest in the US. Gas prices in Arkansas ... read more »

Accident Blocking Traffic at Adams Rd. and Washington Blvd.

Dec 11, 2017

An accident has occured on the east side of Bartlesville at Adams Road and Washington Boulevard in front of Oakley Chevrolet. At this time traffic is being re-routed. We ask that you take alternative routes. Tune to KWON AM 1400--FM 93.3. for more information. ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Charged With DUI

Dec 11, 2017

A call about a suspicious vehicle that crashed in to a tree led to the arrest of a Bartlesville man. Samuel Nuttle stood before a judge at the Washington County Courthouse on Monday facing a charge of driving under the influence and transporting an open container. According to an affidavit, a ... read more »