Headlines: Eleven New COVID-19 Deaths, Medicaid Privatization & Halloween Festivities

Oct 16, 2020

Local headlines for Friday, October 16, 2020:

  • Health officials report eleven new deaths from COVID-19. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma City offers at-home COVID-19 tests. (Journal Record)
  • The state moves forward with efforts to privatize Medicaid. (NewsOK)
  • Stitt appoints three interim leaders to permanent positions. (Tulsa World)
  • Horn and Bice spar during debate. (NewsOK)
  • Thousands of ballots are pouring into the Tulsa County Election Board. (Tulsa World)
  • Unemployment drops below 100,000. (AP)
  • Chaparral clears bankruptcy. (NewsOK)
  • Cowboys sought an opponent for weekend game after Baylor postponement (NewsOK)
  • Okie Comics releases Halloween special. (NewsOK)
  • Plenty of activities in Oklahoma as Halloween nears. (NewsOK)