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Bartlesville Fireman, Wife to Receive Life Saving Award

Apr 29, 2022

A Life Saving Award will be presented to firefighter Chad Marshall and his wife Ana during the next Bartlesville City Council meeting. Bartlesville Fire Department (BFD) Deputy Chief Jerry Berry told Bartlesville Radio on Monday, April 18, that the Marshall’s had saved their neighbor fr ... read more »

Release Date for Killers of the Flower Moon Could Be Pushed Back

Apr 29, 2022

After news broke earlier this month that film crews are coming back to Pawhuska to shoot a final scene in Pawhuska this May, reports are now stating that the upcoming movie, “Killers of the Flower Moon,” might not be ready for release until 2023. Gregory Ellwood with The Playlist rece ... read more »

Truity Education Foundation Donates to BPS Foundation

Apr 29, 2022

The Truity Education Foundation continues its loyal support of the Bartlesville Public Schools Foundation (BPS Foundation) with a generous $65,000 donation to support various BPS Foundation initiatives. Initiatives supported by the funds include Bruins on the Run, the Bartlesville Alumni Asso ... read more »

Stitt Nominates Keith Reed to Serve as OSDH Director Full-time

Apr 29, 2022

Having served for the Oklahoma State Department of Health for 20 years and being Interim Health Commissioner since October, Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt nominated Keith Reed to serve in that role full-time on Thursday. Stitt had this to say regarding the nomination: “Keith Reed has ... read more »

CrimeStoppers Felon Friday: Jeremy Yarborough

Apr 29, 2022

CrimeStoppers of Bartlesville lists Jeremy Yarborough as wanted for Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon in its latest Felon Friday post. To report anonymous tips, call the CrimeStoppers hotline at 918.336.CLUE, or visit p3tips.com. Tips that lead to an arrest are subject to a mone ... read more »

Copan Schools Sets Retirement Reception for Layton

Apr 29, 2022

Copan Public Schools (CPS) announces a retirement presentation and reception for a long-time agriculture teacher. Mr. Monty Layton announced in February 2022 that he would be retiring after 37 years in education, 25 of which were spent in Copan. We spoke with Superintendent Chris Smith about ... read more »

Missing Pawhuska Man Found Safely

Apr 28, 2022

A Pawhuska man who went missing yesterday has been located and is safe. An Osage County Sheriff's Facebook post stated that Jack Wheeler went missing Wednesday near his home, but his family has since picked him up.  ---------------------------------------------------------------- ... read more »

Bill Creating Tax Credit for Adoption Expenses Advances

Apr 29, 2022

The full Oklahoma Senate gives approval to a bill creating an income tax credit to help defray some of the costs associated with adoptions. Republican Senator Chuck Hall of Perry, is the principal Senate author of House Bill 3088.  Representative Kyle Hilbert, a Republican of Bristow, is ... read more »

Measure Increasing Penalties for Stalking Moves Ahead

Apr 29, 2022

The Senate gives approval to House Bill 3286, legislation that would increase the penalty for stalking from a misdemeanor to a felony while also providing a warning to those who are accused of stalking. Authored by Republican State Senator Micheal Bergstrom of Adair, the measure would increas ... read more »

Bills on Critical School Needs Pass Oklahoma Senate

Apr 29, 2022

Two education bills addressing the critical teacher shortage and worsening mental health of Oklahoma students makes their way through the Senate. Senate Education Appropriations Subcommittee Chair and Education Committee Vice Chair Dewayne Pemberton, a Republican of Muskogee, carried the bill ... read more »

CAPITOL CALL 4-29-22

Apr 29, 2022

  Representatives Judd Strom and Wendi Stearman joined us for CAPITOL CALL powered by Phillips 66 on Friday.   Both Strom and Stearman talked about the voluminous number of bills moving from the house to the senatae and the senate to the house with language reviews and tons ... read more »

County Commissioners to Review Quotes on Monday

Apr 29, 2022

The Board of Osage County Commissioners will convene for a regularly scheduled meeting at the fairgrounds on Monday morning. During that meeting, the Board will review quotes for a generator to be put in at the Ag building at the fairgrounds. They will also take possible action regarding stat ... read more »

CAPITOL CALL 4-29-22

Apr 29, 2022

  Representatives Judd Strom and Wendi Stearman joined us for CAPITOL CALL powered by Phillips 66 on Friday where the buld of the conversation revolved around abortion-related bills recently passed at the statehouse in Oklahoma City.   The Oklahoma legislature gave final app ... read more »

Fraternal Order of Eagles Donates $250 to Million Meals

Apr 29, 2022

The local Fraternal Order of Eagles, Aerie 610, presents a $250 donation to Million Meals, Arvest Bank’s initiative to fight hunger in local communities. Arvest Assistant Branch Manager Ashley Hambright accepted the check from Eagles members Rod Jenkins, John Stone, and Rick Harlow. ... read more »

BSO: A Night a the Oscars Concert

Apr 29, 2022

It's "A Night at the Oscars" presented by Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra.   Appearing on COMMUNITY CONNECTION, Maestro Lauen Green intived listeners and viewers to attend this performance on Saturday, April 30, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. at the Bartlesville Community Center. ... read more »