Headlines: 37 More COVID-19 Deaths, School Funding & OSU Baseball

Feb 25, 2021

Local headlines for Thursday, February 25, 2021:

  • 37 more deaths from COVID-19 bring the state’s total to 4,264. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Data shows vaccine disparities among minorities. (NewsOK)
     
  • Vaccine website costs the state $500,000. (NewsOK)
     
  • Trisha Yearwood tests positive for COVID-19. (Tulsa World)
     
  • MyHealth appeal moves to administrative law judge. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Hominy continues water conservation efforts. (Tulsa World)
     
  • House backs school funding change. (Tulsa World)
     
  • A State Senate panel passes a bill moving school board elections to November. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Governor Stitt appoints two people to newly created cabinet positions. (NewsOK)
     
  • Former State Senator sued in car crash. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Tulsa narrowly approves controversial nomination. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Council and mayor look at 2022 fiscal budget. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Tablets and video calls coming with costs for inmates and families. (Oklahoma Watch)
     
  • Diversity forum focuses on Greenwood District. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Demand for homes skyrockets in Oklahoma. (Journal Record)
     
  • State climatologist pushes back on linking cold snap to more tornadoes. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Self-guided tours of the new OKC Convention Center set for March 13. (Journal Record)
     
  • Tulsa Symphony concert highlights Black composers. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Pops gets new ownership. (NewsOK)
     
  • Three-pointer at the buzzer giver Thunder a 102-99 win over San Antonio. (AP)
     
  • Cowboy baseball team wins its home-opener in new O’Brate Stadium. (Tulsa World)
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