Headlines: Alcohol Distribution Law, State Tax Collections & Stitt Gets Fit

Aug 9, 2019

Local headlines for Friday, August 9 2019:

  • An Oklahoma County judge considers possibly blocking an alcohol distribution law. (NewsOK)
  • State calls on courts to allow an abortion law to take effect. (Tulsa World)
  • Cannabis consultant drops the Medical Marijuana Authority from lawsuit. (Journal Record)
  • State officials are closely monitoring a possible slowdown in collections. (Tulsa World)
  • State ranks 47th in broadband connectivity. (NewsOK)
  • Tulsa groups work to reduce life expectancy disparities of Tulsa seniors. (Tulsa World)
  • OU-Tulsa hosts “emergency discussion” of hate-filled violence. (Tulsa World)
  • Oldest rookie joins nearly 60 others in joining the OKC Police Department. (NewsOK)
  • The deal to buy an historic Oklahoma City church falls through. (Journal Record)
  • Chaparral boost production while cutting costs. (NewsOK)
  • OG&E’s customer growth rate holds steady at 2%. (Journal Record)
  • Governor Stitt joins first responders in “Fit for Duty. Fit for Life”. (Tulsa World)