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Headlines: 32 More COVID-19 Deaths, Concert Venue Vaccinations & Clara Luper Art

Local headlines for Friday, August 20, 2021

32 New COVID-19 fatalities bring Oklahoma’s Provisional Death Count to 8,938. (KOSU)

Hospitals are getting younger patients as Delta wave crashes into the state. (Tulsa World)

A small northeast Oklahoma school comes under fire for mandating masks. (KOSU)

Oklahoman recalls recovery from COVID-19. (NewsOK)

Tulsa students return to classes. (Tulsa World)

Nursing home funding at risk. (Oklahoma Watch)

OKC employees must resume wearing masks at work. (NewsOK)

Tulsa mayor urges consensus to stem the spread of COVID-19. (Tulsa World)

Health officials are expecting a smooth rollout of COVID-19 booster shots. (Tulsa World)

Concert goers will soon need to get vaccinated or be COVID free. (KOSU)

Garth Brooks cancels tour dates because of COVID-19. (Tulsa World)

A pickup driver who killed three students faces three life sentences. (NewsOK)

Tulsa man pleads guilty to threatening President Biden. (Tulsa World)

Oklahoma sees another drop in unemployment. (Tulsa World)

Oklahomans raise concerns over power line project. (Tulsa World)

Former State Senator Paul Muegee dies. (Tulsa World)

Clem McSpadden estate plans to auction rodeo memorabilia. (NewsOK)

Film highlights the largest Civil War battle in Oklahoma. (Tulsa World)

OKC’s Midtown District unveils Clara Luper artwork. (NewsOK)

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