PRAGUE, Okla. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey has reported a magnitude 3.8 earthquake in Oklahoma near Prague, where a magnitude 5.7 quake struck eight years ago.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Ten people at an Oklahoma care facility for people with intellectual disabilities were hospitalized after they were apparently accidentally injected with what's believed...
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Police in northeast Oklahoma say a man has died in an officer-involved shooting at a residence.
A Bartlesville police statement says the fatal shooting happened...
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — A man suspected of fatally shooting his roommate is expected to appear in an Oklahoma courtroom on a murder complaint.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The response from his fellow teachers was exactly what Jim Douthat had been hoping for.
"It sounds," he said, as he wrapped up the meeting, "like we're ready to walk...
WEST FORK, Ark. (AP) — Authorities say a human skull found at a state park in northwest Arkansas has been identified as an Oklahoma hiker who was reported missing in 2017.
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The Delaware Tribe has abandoned plans to develop an agricultural heritage center northeast of Lawrence.
Chief Chester Brooks said the tribe's council decided the proposed center would not produce enough revenue to cover the estimated $500,000 cost of developing it.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Matthew Tranquill has been named publisher of the Rapid City Journal.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Police in Bartlesville say human remains have been discovered near a popular northeastern Oklahoma recreation area.
Investigators say a man stumbled across bones with clothing on them Thursday afternoon. The remains were located on property near the Caney River near a jogging trail.
Police say the remains had been on the property for at least three months and that the individuals may have been transient living in the area.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Police in Bartlesville are investigating the early-morning fatal shooting of a man whose body was discovered in the street in front of his home.
Officers say the shooting occurred about 3 a.m. Sunday. They say that the victim, a 54-year-old man, confronted some people who had been getting into unlocked cars in his neighborhood and was fatally shot. The man's name has not been released.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Hundreds of Oklahoma high school students symbolically cut class to protest proposed state education funding cuts.
Bartlesville High School students walked out Friday in a demonstration on the football field that lasted 22 minutes. Students said that was one minute for each million that would be cut.
Students occasionally cheered and broke into a chant of "22" as they approached onlookers. Some carried hand-made signs with sayings such as "We Love Our Teachers."
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma educators frustrated with low pay and another round of proposed cuts to public schools are mulling an organized walkout to get lawmakers' attention.
Momentum was spurred this week when hundreds of residents packed a school board meeting in Bartlesville, about 45 miles north of Tulsa. Administrators are gauging support from residents and other districts for a statewide walkout.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Police have released video footage of a marijuana raid at an Oklahoma residence in which officers fatally shot a 72-year-old woman.
According to the Bartlesville Police Department, Geraldine Townsend was shot after she fired a pellet gun at officers during the Jan. 17 confrontation, striking one in the leg and another in the face.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Police in Oklahoma say a 72-year-old woman was fatally shot after she fired a high-powered pellet gun at officers during a drug raid.
Bartlesville Police Capt. Jay Hastings says Geraldine Townsend died after officers returned fire while executing a search warrant Wednesday night.
Hastings says officers were arresting her 50-year-old son at a local home when they heard shots. Two officers were struck by projectiles.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — No injuries were reported when a construction vehicle equipped with a concrete extension boom overturned in Bartlesville.
Police say a crane overturned shortly before noon Monday at a downtown intersection, slightly damaging a nearby building.
Authorities say the driver of the crane had completed work on a construction job in the area when he tried to move the truck with the boom still extended. That caused the truck to tip over, causing severe damage to the vehicle.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Police in Bartlesville say a 36-year-old Tulsa man has died in a single-vehicle crash in southwest Bartlesville.
Bartlesville Police Department Capt. Jay Hastings says Robert Wayne Lee died on Monday when the SUV he was driving struck a curb and rolled off the road into several trees. A passing motorist discovered the wreckage about 5 a.m. and notified police.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Authorities in Bartlesville have identified the victims of an apparent murder-suicide involving a husband and wife.
Bartlesville Police Capt. Jay Hastings says officers received a call about 2:15 p.m. Saturday from a relative who witnessed the shooting at a Bartlesville residence. Police responded and found the bodies of two adults.
On Sunday, officials identified the couple as 44-year-old James Delbert Tygart and his wife, 42-year-old Janie Marie Tygart.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Authorities in northern Oklahoma say an 8-year-old boy has died after he was struck in the abdomen when a shotgun accidentally discharged.
The Washington County Sheriff's Office says the shooting happened Sunday night. The sheriff's office says the boy had asked his 15-year-old cousin whether he had any guns, and the older boy retrieved a 12-gauge shotgun.
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities have identified a body found in the Colorado River on Christmas Eve as that of a 28-year-old Oklahoma man.
The Post Independent reports (http://bit.ly/2hrNsS2 ) that Joshua Patrick Henry, of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, was found in the river Saturday. Garfield County Coroner Robert Glassmire says an autopsy conducted Tuesday found Henry had a stab wound in his chest, and his death is being investigated as a suicide.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Police in Tulsa say a suspect has been arrested in the 2014 slaying of a Tulsa man.
Sgt. Dave Walker says Robert Tyson was arrested Friday in Bartlesville for first-degree murder in the death of 41-year-old Verlin "Ray" Howard.
Tyson is being held without bond and court records do not list an attorney for him.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Authorities say a police officer in northern Oklahoma fatally shot a man while responding to a domestic disturbance call.
The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says 36-year-old William Clifford Cole was shot Wednesday after officers arrived to find Cole attacking a woman outside a home in Bartlesville, about 125 miles northeast of Oklahoma City. The OSBI says Cole then attacked the officer who eventually shot him.
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Two religious colleges in Missouri and Oklahoma say they won't take part in this year's NAIA cross-country championship because the meet was moved out of North Carolina in response to the state's law limiting LGBT protections.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Douglas County sheriff's deputies have arrested seven men from six different states accused of attempting to defraud Carson City residents with door-to-door solicitations for an alleged military organization.
The sheriff's office says the suspects claimed to be collecting money to send personal care packages to military personnel overseas through a company named, "Something for Soldiers Sales LLC."