Headlines: Colleges and Marijuana, School Bus Ridership & Triple Digit Heat

Aug 12, 2019

Local headlines for Monday, August 12, 2019:

  • Oklahoma colleges are keeping medical marijuana off campuses. (NewsOK)
  • Norman’s mayor joins others around the country in calling for new gun legislation. (NewsOK)
  • Native Americans in the state legislature call for collaboration on gaming compacts. (NewsOK)
  • The deadline for Tulsans to apply for federal disaster assistance from Spring storms comes this Wednesday. (Tulsa World)
  • OCPS is expecting an increase in bus riders. (NewsOK)
  • The Sierra Club comes out against expansion of Oklahoma coal mines. (Journal Record)
  • Oklahoma County judge pays $3K for failing to disclose donors. (NewsOK)
  • Federal Election Commission ends its audit of the state Democratic Party. (NewsOK)
  • State expands availability of electronic identification. (Journal Record)
  • Tulsa hotels urged to continue collecting tourism tax. (Tulsa World)
  • Tulsa faces its first triple digit day of the summer. (Tulsa World)