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Arvest Bank Closed in Observance of Veterans Day

Nov 07, 2022

In observance of Veterans Day, all Arvest branches and the customer service line will be closed on Friday, Nov. 11. Arvest will resume normal business hours on Saturday, Nov. 12. For your convenience, you can bank 24/7 using: An ATM near you Arvest GoTM Online ba ... read more »

FOX News Anchor and Talk Show Host Coming to Tulsa

Nov 07, 2022

  Brian Kilmeade, Fox News anchor, radio talk show host and best-selling author is bringing his live stage show to 100 Civic Center, Tulsa, on Sunday, November 13, at 7pm. Kilmeade, whose talk show airs weekdays at 10am on KWON AM 1400/FM 93.3-95.1, will be in Tulsa to promote his ne ... read more »

The Brass Quintet of the Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra to Present Americana

Nov 06, 2022

In honor of the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces, both past and present, the Brass Quintet of the Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra will present a concert of patriotic works, Americana, and nostalgic favorites. The Veterans Day concert will take place in the Lyon Chapel of Oklahoma Wes ... read more »

Chance Juby on his senior class and the future

Nov 04, 2022

The Nowata Ironmen’s season came to an end this past Thursday, and it was a bitter one. They fell at Adair on senior night, 44-14. The Ironmen took the lead first at 6-0 but would be out matched the rest of the way. Even though the night did not go as wanted, it was still the last games ... read more »

Online Quiz Helps Voters Match Values to Candidates

Nov 04, 2022

Tuesday, November 8 is Election Day but a poll conducted by YouTube recently found that there are a large number of voters who are confused over who to vote for if they want to elect a person who aligns with their personal values. After hearing about the poll, former MIT professor Dr Dwight Willi ... read more »

Nominations for Outstanding Women in Aviation Sought

Nov 04, 2022

Three awards that are presented annually to Oklahoma women who make significant contributions to aviation and aerospace are open for nominations from now through November 18 for presentation in 2023. The awards are given out by the Oklahoma Airport Operators Association in partnership with the Ok ... read more »

City of Bartlesville Installs New Park Signs

Nov 04, 2022

In 2013, the Community Strategic Plan proposed the installation of update signs for all city parks. The cost for the proposed signs was eventually approved by voters as part of the 2018 General Obligation Bond Election. Fast forward to 2022 and the signs are finally in place. Installation of ... read more »

Tahlequah Man Arrested as Part of Catalytic Converter Conspiracy

Nov 04, 2022

A Tahlequah man has been arrested by the United States Department of Justice-Northern Oklahoma District as part of a sting operation titled OPERATON HEAVY METAL that involved law enforcement groups at the local, state and federal levels to coordinate a take-down of a network of thieves who have b ... read more »

Municipal Regulation of Adult Entertainment Report to be Presented to City Council

Nov 04, 2022

The regular meeting of the Bartlesville City Council will be held at 7 pm on Monday, November 7 in the Council Chambers of City Hall, at 401 South Johnstone Avenue in Bartlesville. The first topic of consideration will be hearing a report about the municipal regulation of adult entertainment ... read more »

Washington County Board of Commissioners Meeting Preview

Nov 04, 2022

A long list of agenda items awaits the Washington County Board of Commissioners at their weekly meeting to be held Monday, November 7 in their second floor meeting room at 400 South Johnstone in Bartlesville. Because this is the first meeting of the month, it will be held at 9 am rather than 9:30 ... read more »

Celebrate Bison Day at Old West Buffalo Company

Nov 04, 2022

  The Old West Buffalo Company kicked off its Old West Buffalo Days today in Osage County as part of the national recognition of Bison Day. Located five miles outside of Pawhuska at 29561 US Highway 60, Old West Buffalo Company will offer a Buffalo Dinner Theatre Show tonight that featur ... read more »

Osage Co. Commissioner Board of Regents Meeting Preview for Nov. 7

Nov 04, 2022

The Osage Co. Commissioners will meet Monday to approve quotes for fire hydrants for the Pershing Fire Department.   There is a citizen’s input at the end of the meeting. So, if there is anything a citizen of Osage Co. needs to say, the floor is yours for. The meetings take pla ... read more »

Holiday Extravaganza Lunch and Silent Auction

Nov 04, 2022

  The Bartlesville Ladies Connection invites you to their Holiday Extravaganza Lunch & Silent Auction with Cake Centerpiece Competition and Jewelry/Handbag Raffle!   The event is set for Thursday, November 10, 11:15am at The Center, 300 SE Adams Blvd. Appearing on CO ... read more »

Chelsie Wagoner for City Council Ward 2

Nov 04, 2022

  Chelsie Wagoner is running against Loren Roszel for the open Ward 2 seat on the Bartlesville City Council after Paul Stuart. Appearing on COMMUNITY CONNECTION, Wagoner said she is running as a mom who seeks better transparency in city government and she asks the voters vote their value ... read more »

Hern Says Thanks

Nov 04, 2022

  Congressman Kevin Hern dropped by the KWON Studios on Friday following a stop in Vera to thank voters for their support. Thanks to redistricting, Bartlesville is no longer in Hern's congressional district.   Hern reminded voters of all that is at stake in the mid-term ... read more »