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Chinese National Fights Protective Order in Phillips 66 Trade Secrets Trial

Oct 14, 2019

  The trial of the 35-year old Chinese National Hongjin Tan, who is accused of attempting to steal nearly $1 billion in Phillips 66 battery storage trade secrets at the company’s Bartlesville laboratories, has been rescheduled again in Tulsa U.S. District Court. Judge ... read more »

REPORT: Sen. Inhofe Responds to IMF’s Call for Carbon Tax on Fossil Fuels

Oct 14, 2019

  A call by the International Monetary Fund for a worldwide carbon tax to make fossil fuels more expensive has been condemned by Oklahoma U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe. Inhofe tells OK Energy Today, “This just shows yet again that it isn’t about environmental goals&mdash ... read more »

Bartlesville Woman Injured in Car Accident

Oct 14, 2019

  A Bartlesville woman was injured in a collision accident occurred just past midnight Saturday on County Road West 2400 at North 3983 Drive, 2 miles south of Bartlesville, OK in Washington County. Janey Quint, 21, of Bartlesville, OK was traveling eastbound on County Road West 2400 ... read more »

City of Dewey Website Hacked

Oct 13, 2019

It appears the City of Dewey’s website has been hacked. An anti-government group is taking credit for it online with anti-government and anti-police rhetoric and graphics.  The group’s hostile message is laced with profanity. We have left calls for the city manager for a ... read more »

Bid for Unit at Washington County Fairgrounds to Open

Oct 12, 2019

Two bids will be opened during the next Washington County Commissioners meeting. Six-month road materials will be open for bid when the Commissioners meet on Monday, Oct. 14th (Columbus Day). A 20-ton Gas and/or Cool Package Unit for the South Room of the Washington County Fairground Building ... read more »

Fraser Family Looking for Lost and Meaningful Jersey

Oct 11, 2019

Bartlesville native Bob Fraser and his family are still asking for your help in locating a football jersey that was given to his father before he died. First Lieutenant Hugh Fraser was honored at Bartlesville High School with the special jersey almost a year ago at a home football game for th ... read more »

Foraker Excited to Redevelop Old Kmart Building

Oct 11, 2019

On Monday, the Bartlesville City Council approved a recommendation to allocate $203,830 to go towards a new shopping center at the old Kmart facility. Foraker Company is receiving the funds from the Economic Development Fund to redevelop the building, which is located at the corner of Highway ... read more »

Pawhuska School Board to Meet Monday

Oct 11, 2019

The Pawhuska School Board will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting Monday evening at the Administration Building to cover a wide array of issues.   The school board will look to approve an inter-agency agreement between the Grand Lake Mental Health Center Inc. and the Pawhuska Sch ... read more »

Pawhuska Looking to Make Repairs to Water Reservoir

Oct 11, 2019

The water reservoir at Lake Pawhuska is operating at 50 percent right now and city council members are looking for a way to fix it. Utilities Director for the city, Bill Bruce, recently met with engineers and said they are looking at a way to examine what kind of shape the reservoir is in. &n ... read more »

Bartlesville Fire Investigating Fire on Lahoma Drive

Oct 11, 2019

A house fire in the 500 Block of Lahoma Drive is being investigated by the Bartlesville Fire Department. Bill Hollander, the Public Information Officer for the BFD, said the fire in question occurred at 1:30 a.m. on Friday. He said the fire seemed to originate on the enclosed back porch of th ... read more »

History Museum to Host a Presentation on the State Flag

Oct 11, 2019

The educational program called “Fourteen Flags over Oklahoma” is coming to the Bartlesville Area History Museum. BAHM Coordinator Jo Crabtree said Kay Little of “Little History Adventures” will give the presentation. She said Little will teach you all about Oklahoma&rs ... read more »

Oklahoma Wesleyan Inaugurates Dr. James Dunn

Oct 11, 2019

For the first time in 35-years, an inauguration ceremony was held at the Oklahoma Wesleyan University campus in Bartlesville on Friday morning. During the ceremony at the Lyon Chapel & Fine Arts Center, OKWU’s sixth University President was inaugurated and his name is Dr. James A. D ... read more »

Kelly Bland to Speak at Tuesday's Commissioner Meeting

Oct 11, 2019

The Board of Osage County Commissioners will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday morning at the courthouse in Pawhuska to discuss a wide array of items. Executive Director for Osage County Tourism, Kelly Bland, will be giving a report at the meeting and requesting for funding for u ... read more »

Homecoming Interviews for Three Schools to Conclude

Oct 11, 2019

From Monday, Oct. 7th to Friday, Oct. 11th, three area schools will enjoy homecoming festivities, friendships and football. The three schools that will enjoy the homecoming camaraderie are Bartlesville High School, Owasso High School and Pawhuska High School. In conjunction with homecoming fe ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Charged With Domestic Assault and Battery

Oct 10, 2019

A Bartlesville man was arrested on Tuesday for domestic assault and battery that he allegedly  committed against his wife.   David Massey is accused of pulling the victim off the couch and kicking her several times with force and violence. An affidavit states that Massey committ ... read more »