© 2021 KOSU
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Help us answer phones and take pledges during our upcoming membership drive on Dec 6th & 7th. Sign up here!

Headlines: VA Shutdown, Jail Sewage & OKC Fest

Headlines for Thursday, June 25, 2015:

  • Staff shortages force the Oklahoma City VA hospital to close its heart surgery program again. (NewsOK)

  • The political director of the state Republican Party resigns amidst controversy. (NewsOK)

  • Tulsa Sheriff Stanley Glanz is challenging the petition calling for a grand jury investigation of his office. (Tulsa World)

  • The mayor of Norman might have violated an ethics ordinance. (Norman Transcript)

  • Judge rules against the family of a man killed in a botched execution last year. (NewsOK)

  • Protestors decry the sewage condition at Oklahoma County Jail. (Oklahoma Watch)

  • Court listening to arguments in fate of OKC’s Union bus station. (Journal Record)

  • The $120 million for renovations at the State Capitol might not be enough. (Fox25)

  • Turner Falls Park in southern Oklahoma plans to re-open in time for the Fourth of July weekend. (KOCO)

  • Earthquake rise could be a “game changer” in drilling regulations. (Reuters)

  • Workers’ Compensation policy holders could see an increase in costs. (Journal Record)

  • The University of Oklahoma Regents approves a tuition hike. (NewsOK)

  • Changes might be coming to credit unions. (Journal Record)
     
  • Tulsa’s new superintendent reviews student achievement. (Tulsa World)                                    

  • The mother of a fallen soldier wants wreaths for every veteran's headstone at an eastern Oklahoma cemetery. (Muskogee Phoenix)

  • While some states are dealing with the confederate flag, Oklahoma had its own history with it. (News9)

  • About 30,000 people are expected this weekend in downtown Oklahoma City for OKC Fest. (OK Gazette)

Hey! Did you enjoy this story? We can’t do it without you. We are member-supported, so your donation is critical to KOSU's news reporting and music programming. Help support the reporters, DJs and staff of the station you love.

Here's how:

Related Content