Headlines: COVID Latest, Masks and Politics & New St. Paul’s Leader

Jul 20, 2020

Local headlines for Monday, July 20, 2020:

Oklahoma sees an increase of 209 cases of COVID-19, but no new deaths. (Tulsa World)

Hospitals raise concerns of nearing capacity. (Journal Record)

Southwest Oklahoma town ranks as one of state’s latest hot spots. (Oklahoma Watch)

Parents urged to converse with kids about COVID-19. (Tulsa World)

Health experts agree on the importance of masks. (Journal Record)

How masks became political. (NewsOK)

Federal moratorium on evictions ends Saturday (NewsOK)

SCOTUS decision on tribal jurisdiction leads to a growing list of appeals. (Tulsa World)

The state is moving its inmates out of a private prison in Cushing. (Oklahoma Watch)

For the first time, OKC’s St. Paul’s Episcopal chooses a woman for its new leader. (NewsOK)