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Oklahoma Wildlife Department Fishing Report

Bell Cow: May 21. Elevation normal, water murky. Crappie and white bass slow on jigs, minnows, and roadrunners along docks and riprap. Channel catfish slow on chicken liver, minnows, and worms along docks, riprap, and shorelines. Report submitted by Gary Emmons, game warden stationed in Lincoln Coun

CLAREMORE PROGRESS - 2018-05-25 02:00:00

Columbus Man Facing Felony Theft Charges - NewsTalk KZRG

A Columbus man has been arrested on suspicion of receiving stolen property. Earlier this week, Pittsburg Police began investigating the theft of construction equipment. It was learned the stolen equipment, which is worth over $30,000, might be in the Columbus area. Cherokee County Sheriff’s Deputies

NEWSTALKKZRG.COM - 2018-05-24 16:56:36

Bartlesville Radio » News » Bartlesville High School Commencement is Friday

KWON will broadcast the event. The broadcast is brought to you by Oklahoma Wesleyan University Adult Studies, Arvest Bank, Wasmiller Insurance, Bartnet IP, and Service & Technology Corporation.

BARTLESVILLERADIO.COM - 2018-05-24 10:56:00

Cowgirl softball takes a swing at State

EMPORIA – The eighth seed Abilene Cowgirls will have an uphill battle as they enter their first trip to the state softball tournament since 2009. The Cowgirls (8-14) will square off against the number one seed Independence Lady Bulldogs (22-0).Independence, undefeated on the season, returns to the C


Southeast Kansas law enforcement sees decline in qualified applicants

For sheriff's and police chief's in Southeast Kansas it's a common struggle, but it could eventually become a big problem. They say when they have a job opening, they sometimes wonder if they'll be able to fill it.

FOURSTATESHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-05-25 00:14:01

Prosecutor charges Columbus man with possession of stolen property

COLUMBUS, Kan. — Deputies with the Cherokee County Sheriff's Department recovered more than $30,000 worth of stolen construction equipment this week at a property in Sherwin and arrested a 48-year-old man from Columbus on a charge of possession of stolen property.

JOPLIN GLOBE - 2018-05-24 23:19:35

Area pools prepare to open for season

With May so far significantly warmer than average, the arrival of swim season in the Four-State Area is well-timed. Temperatures have hovered in the mid-to-upper 80s this week and are projected to rise into the 90s next week. According to The Weather Channel, the average high for May in Joplin is 79

JOPLIN GLOBE - 2018-05-25 04:00:00

Kansas firefighter crashes fire truck into tree

Courtesy: Columbus, KS Fire RescueCOLUMBUS, Kan. (KSNF/KSNT) - A Southeast Kansas firefighter is in the hospital after a medial issue caused him to crash a fire truck into a tree.According to a Facebook post by Columbus Fire Rescue, the department was responding to a fire call shortly after 9:00 a.m


Boy, 15, arrested after police say he fatally shot 17-year-old brother on accident

Officers responded to a reported shooting about 8 p.m. Friday in the 2600 block of East Oklahoma Street and discovered a 17-year-old boy who had been shot in the head. The victim, Juan Carlos Folis Aguilar, was pronounced dead shortly later, police spokeswoman Jeanne MacKenzie said.


Bartlesville Radio » News » Semi Driver Injured in Osage County Accident

According to an Oklahoma Highway Patrol report, 56 year-old Keith Schonherr of Nowata was eastbound on 60 and blew the front passenger side tire. His Kenworth went off the roadway to the right, travelled about 460 feet down an embankment, and hit a concrete spillway.


Columbus Fire Truck Crashes After Driver Suffers "Medical Emergency"

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CHS Class of 2018 to receive diplomas

Bergmann is the daughter of Dennis and Annie Bergmann. She was involved in Student Council, National Honor Society, Friends of Rachel, Science Club, FBLA, Panther Leadership Council, Renaissance, Language Club, volleyball, basketball and track and field. She will attend Fort Hays State University.


KS Firefighter Hurt in Apparatus Crash

A firefighter with the Columbus, KS, Fire and Rescue apparently suffered a medical emergency that caused him to run off the road and hit a tree.


Council Grove girls third, boys fourth at Fredonia Regional

Sanaia Palmquist qualified for state in the 200m with a time of 27.21. Lauren Reddick also qualified for state in the 200m, taking fourth, recording a time of 27.23.


Bartlesville police K9 officer 'Apollo' makes quick recovery after major surgery

Doctors were concerned about his chances for survival, but police say "miraculously," Apollo was up and walking around Thursday and was released from the hospital today.


Bartlesville Radio » News » Waste-water Work Starts In Bartlesville

Work began today as the Waste-water Maintenance Department will be making sewer line repairs on Evergreen Drive between Oakdale Drive & Quail Drive. Both lanes of traffic will be closed during the day from 7-to-4.Lanes will be re-opened to thru traffic after 4 o'clock each day. This project is sched


Hometown performers at the Riverfront Park

Kinley Rice and Jason Richison interact during their performance of a Johnny Cash song. Rice is a Fort Scott resident and Richison is a Fort Scott native. They performed with Rick Cook of Oswego and Seminole, a band from Oklahoma, during the Riverfront Festival held Thursday evening.Tammy Helm


Yates Center ends season with loss to Cedar Vale in regionals

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Bartlesville Radio » News » Pawhuska Football Gets Fresh Start with Hennesy

Pawhuska drops from Class 2A to Class A in 2018 and 2019. The Huskies will be in District 5 along with Barnsdall, Hominy, Drumright, Morrison and others.


Update: Power outage reported in Bartlesville; severe thunderstorm in effect for Craig, Nowata counties

Severe thunderstorms, including 70 mph wind gusts and half-dollar size hail, are possible in Rogers, Osage, Washington and Nowata counties.