Headlines: COVID-19 Latest, Tribal Gaming Compacts Ruling & Thunder Ready for Season

Jul 29, 2020

Local headlines for Wednesday, July 29, 2020:

  • Thirteen more Oklahomans have died from COVID-19 bringing the death toll to 509. (NewsOK)
  • Ten residents at veterans’ center die after testing positive for COVID-19. (Tulsa World)
  • Edmond School District plans to reopen with mix of in-person and online education. (NewsOK)
  • OSU holds virtual town hall to share COVID-19 plans. (Tulsa World)
  • Schools face air quality challenges amid pandemic. (Oklahoma Watch)
  • Stitt returns to office following COVID-19 quarantine. (NewsOK)
  • Court rules against Governor Stitt in the dispute over tribal gaming compacts. (Tulsa World)
  • Mustang marching band to change “Nightrider” nickname. (NewsOK)
  • Tulsa Republicans push for “Back the Blue” sign on streets. (Tulsa World)
  • OKC police fight with county judges over jurisdiction issues. (NewsOK)
  • Supporters of sentencing reform hold a virtual meeting. (Tulsa World)
  • Speed limits are going up on potions of six turnpikes across the state. (Journal Record)
  • ONE Gas reports second quarter results. (NewsOK)
  • OKC Bricktown carnival gets canceled. (NewsOK)
  • Thunder beats Portland in final scrimmage before resuming the regular season. (NewsOK)