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Bartlesville Seniors Get Their Diplomas Friday Night

May 20, 2022

The Bartlesville Class of 2022 received their diplomas on a beautiful Friday night at Custer Stadium. The High School Orchestra gave a rendition of the Star-Spangled Banner and Suchi Jane gave the Pledge of Allegiance. Class President Liam Wisner and Student Body President Irene Johnson addressed ... read more »

Wash. Co. Sheriff’s Office Alerts Public of Ongoing Scam

May 20, 2022

The Washington County Sheriff's Office (WCSO) has received several calls from citizens who have been getting phone calls from a person claiming to be a Washington County Deputy Sheriff. If you receive a call from 918-999-0565, this is a scam. Undersheriff Jon Copeland says WCSO Deputi ... read more »

WCSO Corporal Davis' Name Dedicated at State Memorial

May 20, 2022

The names of 17 law enforcement officers and two canine partners who died in the line of duty in Oklahoma are dedicated on the Oklahoma Law Enforcement Memorial. Washington County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) Corporal Kyle Davis was one of the officers honored during the 54th Annual Oklahoma ... read more »

Oologah Graduation Moved Up Due to Weather

May 20, 2022

The graduation ceremony for Oologah-Talala High School has been moved forward. The festivities were originally slated for 7 p.m. tonight but have been rescheduled for 5:45 p.m. due to the potential for weather issues later in the evening. The stage portion of the program will begin at 6 p.m. ... read more »

Bartlesville Man Charged with Violating Protective Order

May 20, 2022

A Bartlesville man appeared at the Washington County Courthouse on Friday where he was charged violating a protective order. Jonathon Stacy was present in custody where the misdemeanor charge was presented. Court documents allege that Stacy made repeated attempts to make contact with a female ... read more »

White Rose Cemetery Planning Memorial Day Event

May 20, 2022

The White Rose Cemetery in Bartlesville will honor America's military members on Memorial Day Monday at 9 a.m.   Boy Scout Troop 6 will present our nation's colors and John B. Kane will lead audience members in prayer. Bill Teel with the local Legion Post will give a speech a ... read more »

Dewey PD Needs Assistance Locating Stolen Trailer

May 20, 2022

The Dewey Police Department needs your assistance in locating a stolen trailer. It was reported after 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday that the trailer was hauled off from Humboldt Cannabis, located at 316 S. Osage Avenue. The trailer is pictured right, courtesy of CrimeStoppers of Bartlesville. If y ... read more »

57th Delaware Pow Wow Set for May 27-29

May 20, 2022

The 57th Annual Delaware Pow Wow will bring out the joy found in native culture, songs and dances. Tribal Operations Manager Leslie Jerden says the fellowship and fun will be held Friday, May 27, through Sunday, May 29, at the Fred Falleaf Campgrounds. She says the Stomp Dance begins on Frida ... read more »

Osage Nation Meets With Interior Department About Water Rights

May 20, 2022

The Department of the Interior met with the Osage Nation in an effort to help the United States better understand the Osage Nation's water rights claims in Osage territory. The Osage Nation also showed the three steps that they have taken to protect those water rights. These include limiting ... read more »

Voter Registration Deadline Approaches for Primary

May 20, 2022

Washington County Election Board Secretary Yvonne House says Friday, June 3, is the last day to apply for voter registration if you wish to be eligible to vote in the June 28 Primary Election. House says persons who are United State citizens, residents of Oklahoma, and at least 17.5 years old ... read more »

Osage Commissioners to Discuss Courthouse Annex Monday

May 20, 2022

The Board of Osage County Commissioners will convene for a regularly scheduled meeting at the fairgrounds on Monday morning at which time the Board will continue discussion on the construction of the courthouse annex. Matt Littleton and Cliff Crawford with Cardinal Building Solutions will giv ... read more »

Bartlesville Receives Pathfinder Assessment Report

May 20, 2022

Service & Technology Corporation (STC) issues its Pathfinder Parkway assessment report to the City of Bartlesville. According to Bartlesville’s City Beat, the results suggest that the bird sanctuary in Robinwood Park, a culvert between the former Will Rogers Elementary School on Fra ... read more »

Senate Passes Bill to Address State Nursing Shortage

May 20, 2022

The full Senate gives approval to a measure aimed at addressing Oklahoma’s nursing shortage, which has worsened as a result of the pandemic. Republican Sen. John Haste of Broken Arrow is the co-chair of the Joint Committee on Pandemic Relief Funding’s working group on Health and H ... read more »

CAPITOL CALL 5-20-22 Powered by Phillips 66

May 20, 2022

  A busy friday at the state capitol on Friday left only Senator Julie Daniels available for our panel for CAPITOL CALL powered by Phillips 66.    Daniels reviewed the busy legislative efforts this past week from the abortion bill to Senate Bill 1075, which restores a t ... read more »

Cherokee Nation Awards Checks to Copan, Dewey Fire

May 20, 2022

Copan and Dewey Fire Department’s each receive a $3,500 check during the Volunteer Fire Department Awards Ceremony and Dinner at the Cherokee Tribal Headquarters in Tahlequah. Attending the program on Thursday evening was Copan Fire Chief Jerry Monday, Dewey Fire Deputy Chief Cody Meade ... read more »