Headlines: Oklahoma's Opioid History, Stillwater "Swatting" Hoax & PG-13 Surgery

Jun 12, 2019

Local headlines for Wednesday, June 12, 2019:

  • Oklahoma’s opioid issue goes back to the 1980s. (Journal Record)
  • Our state’s health system ranks next to last in the nation. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma City police are investigating five homicides in just four days. (NewsOK)
  • Stillwater Police might have been victims of “Swatting” hoax. (NewsOK)
  • New OKC federal judge picked to keep guns out of domestic abusers. (NewsOK)
  • The renaming of Northeast Academy in Oklahoma City is facing a pushback. (NewsOK)
  • Tulsa Schools program finds success in filling holes in the district’s workforce. (Tulsa World)
  • Broken Arrow School District is considering a teacher pay raise. (Tulsa World)
  • State looks to finish strong in collections for FY 2019. (Tulsa World)
  • West Nile season arrives in Oklahoma. (NewsOK)
  • Corporation Commission considers transparency of reimbursement requests. (NewsOK)
  • OKC gets ready for an influx of wireless antennas. (Journal Record)
  • Thunder’s Paul George undergoes surgery. (NewsOK)