Headlines: New COVID-19 Record, New Gaming Lawsuit & Ranchers Move Online

Jul 15, 2020

Local headlines for Wednesday, July 15, 2020:

  • Oklahoma sees its largest one-day increase in positive cases of COVID-19. (Tulsa World)
  • Tulsa toddler battles Coronavirus. (NewsOK)
  • OCPS to require masks for fifth through 12th grade students. (NewsOK)
  • Putnam City also approves masks for students. (NewsOK)
  • Lawmaker who recovered from COVID-19 calls on governor to issue mask mandate. (Fox25)
  • Tulsa considers mask mandate. (Tulsa World)
  • Legislative leaders file a lawsuit against Governor Stitt over gaming compacts. (NewsOK)
  • EPIC sponsor wants to weigh in on charter school’s court case. (Tulsa World)
  • OCPS renews contract with police at $2M for resource officers. (NewsOK)
  • Study group plans to look into six OKC police reforms. (NewsOK)
  • Archaeologists widen search for mass graves from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. (Tulsa World)
  • Jobless Tulsans can file in person at fairgrounds. (Tulsa World)
  • Homeless numbers hold steady in Tulsa. (Tulsa World)
  • Commissioners of Land Office appoint new executive director. (NewsOK)
  • Local producers turn to online marketplace. (NewsOK)