Headlines: Tribal Free Press Vetoed, GOP Attacks Horn & Wizards Defeat Thunder in OKC

Jan 7, 2019

Local headlines for Monday, January 7, 2018:

  • Supporters of an independent Muskogee (Creek) media suffer a setback. (Journal Record)
  • Oklahoma is seeing an economic boost from medical marijuana. (NewsOK)
  • Oklahoma is facing a nursing shortage as the state’s populace ages. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma begins the celebration to welcome a new governor. (NewsOK)
  • Stitt picks a Sonic Exec as COO. (NewsOK)
  • Leslie Osborn prepares to take over the Department of Labor. (NewsOK)
  • Only seven of the state’s 231 county commissioners are women. (Journal Record)
  • Republican Party begins 2020 challenge of Kendra Horn. (NewsOK)
  • Low income senior citizens with hearing issues are getting help. (NewsOK)
  • OKC Schools facing closure also face lower test scores. (NewsOK)
  • Tulsa gets set to unveil an Arena District Master Plan. (Tulsa World)
  • OKC Streetcar ridership hits 75,000 after three weeks on line. (Journal Record)
  • Oklahoma goes an entire calendar year with no deaths from tornadoes. (NewsOK)
  • The Thunder suffers a blowout loss at home. (NewsOK)