Headlines: COVID-19 Surging, Trump Visit Concerns & Gundy’s Controversial T-Shirt

Jun 16, 2020

Local headlines for Tuesday, June 16, 2020:

  • The number of new cases of COVID-19 is surging in Oklahoma. (Tulsa World)
  • The rally for President Trump in Tulsa is spilling over into a second venue. (NewsOK)
  • Tulsa health officials again worry about presidential rally. (Tulsa World)
  • Governor Stitt answers questions on the presidential visit. (Tulsa World)
  • Black leaders raise concerns about Trump touring the Greenwood area. (Tulsa World)
  • Cherokee Nation removes two confederate monuments in Tahlequah. (NewsOK)
  • Visitors allowed to return to nursing homes. (Tulsa World)
  • Changes to Paycheck Protection Program ease restrictions. (Journal Record)
  • OESC opens for in-person unemployment claims. (NewsOK)
  • IC Bus facility closes over virus concerns. (Tulsa World)
  • Police oversight bills see little if any movement at the capitol. (Oklahoma Watch)
  • SCOTUS says Oklahoma death row inmate should get new hearing. (NewsOK)
  • Judge declines governor’s request for an opinion on gaming compacts. (Tulsa World)
  • A possible light at the end of the tunnel in the tribal gaming compact dispute. (Journal Record)
  • Curbside Chronicle offers Father’s Day succulents. (NewsOK)
  • Tulsans return to the Gathering Place. (Tulsa World)
  • OSU’s Mike Gundy comes under fire for controversial far-right t-shirt. (NewsOK)