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Confusion on Agenda Wording at Tuesday's Board Meeting

May 28, 2024

At the final regularly scheduled Board of Osage County Commissioners meeting of each month, there is normally an agenda item that reads, “Audit and allow purchase orders for payment and payroll for payment.”   At Tuesday's meeting, the line, “payroll for payment ... read more »

Osage Co Commissioners Approve Contracts, Look Over Bids

May 28, 2024

At Tuesday's Osage County Commissioners meeting, board members approved and signed contracts with Ben E Keith Foods, CPI Foods Inc., Rambin Petroleum Inc. and Safety-Kleen Systems Inc. They also accepted all bids for tabulation based on price and location for road oil, state spec asphalt and ... read more »

Clean-up Continues in Rogers, Mayes Counties

May 28, 2024

Clean-up continues in Rogers and Mayes counties after this weekend's tornado caused heavy damage in Claremore, Pryor and Salina.   Rogers County officials provided an update on Tuesday to our partners at News On 6 and said that they have crews working long hours to help clean up ... read more »

Nowata County Commissioners Discuss Deputies and Budgets

May 28, 2024

The Nowata County Commissioners met this Tuesday morning due to the Memorial Day holiday yesterday, and started with announcing the hiring of multiple deputies. Chairman Timmie Benson announced the hirings. Nowata County Sheriff Jason McClain made an appearance to ask the commissioners for a ... read more »

Arvest to Host Rescheduled Homeownership Seminar

May 28, 2024

Arvest will host a lunch and learn for future and current homeowners on Tuesday, June 4, from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Arvest Bank east side location north community room at 4225 SE Adams Rd. Originally planned for May, the date was rescheduled due to the power outages that occurred from ... read more »

Osage Co Commissioners to Open, Award Bids on Monday

May 24, 2024

The Board of Osage County Commissioners will convene for a regularly scheduled meeting at the fairgrounds on Tuesday morning.  At that meeting, board members will look to open and award bids for items such as road oil, tires and grader blades. They will also consider signing contracts wi ... read more »

American Legion Post #334 Hosts Memorial Day Services

May 27, 2024

The American Legion Post #334 from Ramona held multiple ceremonies this morning in honor of Memorial Day and those who died. The service was led by Clayton Black. Post #334 held ceremonies at Tyner, Oglesby, Matoka, Ochelata and Ramona Cemeteries from 8 – 11:30 a.m., and offered refresh ... read more »

Memorial Day Ceremony Held at White Rose Cemetery

May 27, 2024

A large crowd arrived at White Rose Cemetery in Bartlesville Monday morning to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms on Memorial Day. Pastor Jason Elmore, president of the Bartlesville Ministerial Alliance, hosted the service inside the historic mausoleum, with flag pre ... read more »

SUNFEST Kicks Off on Friday

May 27, 2024

Starting Friday, prepare to indulge in a weekend of summer fun as Bartlesville hosts its acclaimed outdoor extravaganza – Sunfest! Voted as the "Favorite Festival and Event" by the local community, Sunfest invites you to join the celebration at the picturesque Sooner Park, nestled ... read more »

Tornado Rips Through Claremore

May 26, 2024

A tornado caused widespread damage in Claremore late Saturday night into Sunday. First responders are in the process of fully assessing the damage, which includes downed trees, power lines and damage to homes and buildings.   Our news partners at News on 6 report the Red Cross has es ... read more »

Barnsdall Comes Together for Bigheart Days

May 25, 2024

Barnsdall came together as a community to celebrate on Saturday in what has been a trying few weeks. It was the 71st annual Bigheart Days and downtown was lined with arts and crafts vendors for the parade and several activities for kids and adults alike. Mayor Johnny Kelley said it was important ... read more »

Bartlesville Art Association Hosting John Reger

May 24, 2024

The Bartlesville Art Association (BAA) will be hosting ‘Art Night’ on Tuesday, May 28th with guest speaker, artist John Reger. Reger will be demoing a live portrait drawing in free event for the public to watch. Reger will also be putting on a workshop later on next week. Janet Od ... read more »

UPDATE: Severe Weather Threat for Saturday Evening

May 24, 2024

The risk for severe weather forecast for Saturday afternoon and evening continues across the listening area. According to a Saturday morning update from the National Weather Service, the risk level for severe weather remains in the moderate category (Level 4 of 5) for all of Osage, Wash ... read more »

Washington County Now Included in FEMA Disaster Declaration

May 23, 2024

Washington County has been included in a disaster declaration from FEMA, opening up individual assistance from the federal government following the May 6 tornado.   Washington County Emergency Management Deputy Director Melissa Mayes said teams from FEMA will be in the area beginning ... read more »

White Rose Cemetery to Host Annual Memorial Day Ceremony

May 24, 2024

A ceremony honoring the service and sacrifice of America’s military members is scheduled for 9 a.m. on Memorial Day at White Rose Cemetery in Bartlesville.   Boy Scout Troop 6 will present the colors and Daughters of the American Revolution will offer the invocation to begin th ... read more »