© 2021 KOSU
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Headlines: Masks Mandate Ban Halted, Mullin Returns Home & Excitement for College Football

Local headlines for Thursday, September 2, 2021

A temporary injunction halts Oklahoma’s ban on mask mandates in schools. (KOSU)

NE Oklahoma schools say they won’t change their masking policies. (Tulsa World)

Tulsa elementary continues with distance learning amid staffing issues. (Tulsa World)

Oklahoma ranks fifth in the U.S. for COVID-19 deaths. (Tulsa World)

33 More COVID-19 fatalities bring Oklahoma’s Provisional Death Count to 9,199 (KOSU)

OU Researchers find COVID-19 in wastewater is rising. (Tulsa World)

Tulsa City Council approves vaccine incentives. (Tulsa World)

OKC abortion clinic sees increase after Texas law takes effect. (NewsOK)

Congressman Mullin is returning to the U.S. (NewsOK)

High court withdraws opinion on how McGirt applies to four cases. (McAlester News-Capital)

Experts say expunging criminal records reduces crime and increase workforce. (Journal Record)

Opioid victims’ families gather for vigil in OKC. (NewsOK)

Agencies step up to help those facing eviction. (NewsOK)

Former Senate candidate Abby Broyles plans run for US House. (KOCO)

Cover crops might not be the best for farmers in dry areas like Oklahoma. (KOSU)

Oklahoma ends August drier than usual. (Tulsa World)

Broken Arrow plans to add a medical campus. (Tulsa World)

Fans remain excited for college football despite challenges. (Journal Record)

Related Content