Headlines: Another Legislative Deadline, Measles Outbreak Concerns & Thunder Loss to Portland

Apr 15, 2019

Local headlines for Monday, April 15, 2019:

  • Another deadline at the Capitol removes more than 250 bills from consideration. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Oklahoma educators hope a new law will help deal with the teacher shortage. (Tulsa World)
     
  • A bill before Gov. Stitt creates what are known as “benefit corporations”. (Journal Record)
     
  • Murray County’s 911 call center comes under Auditor scrutiny. (NewsOK)
     
  • State health officials are raising concerns about an outbreak of measles in the US. (NewsOK)
     
  • Oklahoma looks at possibly 150K MMJ patients in first year of legalization. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Oil industry looks to cutbacks and acquisitions in the near future. (Journal Record)
     
  • North Tulsa residents worry about city’s development authority plan. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Cleanup at Tulsa properties costs citizens $1.2M a year. (Tulsa World)
     
  • Oklahoma City uses funds from the Murrah Bombing to finance a food hall. (Journal Record)
     
  • Skateboarder Tony Hawk visits OKC. (NewsOK)
     
  • Thunder falls to the Trailblazers in the first game of the playoff. (NewsOK)
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