Headlines: COVID-19 Latest, Absentee Ballot Lawsuit & Streaming Oklahoma

Apr 24, 2020

Local headlines for Friday, April 24, 2020:

  • COVID-19 kills nine more people in Oklahoma. (Tulsa World)
  • Tulsa County sees a decline in Covid-19 cases. (Tulsa World)
  • Elizabeth Warren’s brother dies in Oklahoma from COVID-19. (NewsOK)
  • Stitt holds firm to reopening businesses today. (Tulsa World)
  • Municipalities around OKC allow for personal care services to start up again. (NewsOK)
  • Broken Arrow and Glenpool join governor in plan to open businesses. (Tulsa World)
  • Some elective surgeries can resume today. (NewsOK)
  • EMSA crews are working to conserve protective gear. (Tulsa World)
  • First-time jobless claims drop for another week, but still in record territory. (Tulsa World)
  • Child care providers are struggling. (NewsOK)
  • Will Rogers World Airport sees a 95% decline in passenger traffic. (NewsOK)
  • Graduating lawyers are seeking waivers from the bar exam. (Journal Record)
  • Higher Ed Chancellor Glen Johnson is staying on for nine more months. (NewsOK)
  • Education officials expect budget cuts. (NewsOK)
  • Hackers attack the State Board of Education meeting. (Tulsa World)
  • All five Oklahoma delegates support small business bill. (NewsOK)
  • Oklahoma bankers warn lender of Paycheck Protection Program funds. (Journal Record)
  • League of Women Voters sues election officials over absentee ballot rules. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma sees a drop in manufacturing. (Tulsa World)
  • Deadly tornado in Madill estimated to be an EF-2. (Tulsa World)
  • Cowboy Museum security guard becomes a social media star. (NewsOK)
  • Oklahoma documentaries available for streaming. (NewsOK)