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Headlines: COVID-19 latest, Kevin Calvey investigation & Sooner tailgating

Local headlines for Friday, August 19, 2022

COVID remains a threat in Oklahoma, especially children. (Tulsa World)

Oklahoma records 147 more fatalities from COVID-19. (NewsOK)

Norman turnpike expansion could negatively affect local wildlife. (KOSU)

Oklahoma’s two largest universities are reporting record freshman classes. (KOSU)

TPS begins new school year. (Tulsa World)

Governor talks education and tax cuts at State of State Luncheon. (Tulsa World)

State agency investigates campaign for Oklahoma County DA candidate. (NewsOK)

Tulsa County Commissioner candidate sues consultant over fliers. (Tulsa World)

Oklahoma County Commissioner races narrow on Tuesday. (NewsOK)

Local veterans’ group faces probe after Stitt appointee lawsuit. (NewsOK)

Tulsa celebrates success of license tag cameras. (Tulsa World)

Oklahoma County lowers speed limits on roads. (NewsOK)

State backs Tulsa lawsuit over McGirt and traffic tickets. (Tulsa World)

First time jobless claims in Oklahoma increase nearly 32%. (Tulsa World)

Altus residents are noticing yellow water coming from their taps. (KOSU)

FEMA plans to help tribes in disasters. (NewsOK)

Tulsa Ports taps Denver company as new railroad operator. (Tulsa World)

Beekeepers across the country are looking at another year of honeybee colony loss. (KOSU)

Tulsan honors the life of Star Trek’s Nichelle Nichols. (Tulsa World)

Oklahomans turn to art for expression after Roe v. Wade overturned. (NewsOK)

A boutique hotel in Norman is opening just in time for kickoff. (Journal Record)

As football season approaches, OU is expanding its private tailgating areas. (KOCO)

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