Headlines: Hurricane Florence Help, Public Defenders Shortfall & Westbrook's Knee Surgery

Sep 13, 2018

Headlines for Thursday, September 13, 2018:

  • Oklahoma deploys emergency responders as Hurricane Florence approaches. (NewsOK)
  • Cherokee Nation and Oklahoma create council to address poultry. (Tulsa World)
  • Stitt backs city property tax increase for public safety. (NewsOK)
  • Pruitt denies getting improper gifts and income. (AP)
  • US House moves to protect land held by tribal members. (OU Daily)
  • Congressman Steve Russell gets first chair of a House subcommittee. (NewsOK)
  • Public defenders are seeing budgets cut as caseloads increase. (Journal Record)
  • OU President plans no budget this year, but a year of rebuilding it. (NewsOK)
  • Crews are working to finish expansion of Turner Turnpike by next summer. (Tulsa World)
  • State Fair invites local visitors to spend in the area. (Journal Record)
  • OKC makes the list for Whole Foods delivery through Amazon. (Journal Record)
  • Owners of OKC Gold Dome resume work this fall. (NewsOK)
  • Westbrook will miss preseason after going under the knife. (NewsOK)