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Headlines: AG vs. Auditor, Capitol Construction & Record Rainfall

Headlines for Tuesday, May 19, 2015:

  • The Attorney general and State Auditor are battling over allegations at the Tar Creek Superfund site. (NewsOK)

  • The Oklahoma House passes a bill to finish the American Indian Cultural Center. (NewsOK)

  • A board proposal for the popular culture museum known as OKPOP in Tulsa failed to pass by a vote. (Enid News & Eagle)

  • Bills unveiled in committee give a preview of the upcoming budget plan expected later this week. (Tulsa World)

  • Construction is starting at the State Capitol. (NewsOK)

  • Reading test scores in the Oklahoma City School District improved. (NewsOK)

  • Tulsa School students saw improvements in third grade reading test scores. (Tulsa World)

  • The Tulsa School District is asking for a waiver to hire Deborah Gist as Superintendent. (Tulsa World)

  • A petition to impeach the chief of the Muscogee Creek Nation fails. (Tulsa World)

  • The Department of Transportation is considering selling a rail line running from Tulsa to Oklahoma City.  (News9)

  • With two weeks left in May, the month is getting close to being the wettest of all time in Oklahoma. (NewsOK)

  • The Muskogee County Transit Authority is adding kiosks with transit route information. (Muskogee Phoenix)

  • The Cleveland County Genealogical Society's monthly topic is over Historic Black Towns of Oklahoma. (Norman Transcript)

  • Cherokee Nation plans ceremony to honor veterans. (Tahlequah daily Press)

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