Headlines: State to Resume Executions, TPS Delays Staff Cuts & Thunder Beats the Pelicans

Feb 14, 2020

Local headlines for Friday, February 14, 2020:

  • State officials say they’ve found the pharmaceutical drugs to resume executions.  (NewsOK)
  • Oklahoma’s House Speaker wants “In God We Trust” in all state buildings. (NewsOK)
  • Mayors across the state push for public safety bill. (Journal Record)
  • Tribes ask for dismissal over Stitt’s gaming compacts expiration claims. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma Senators plan to oppose war powers resolution. (NewsOK)
  • Seven new flu related deaths reported this week. (Tulsa World)
  • The Tulsa School Board tables action on proposed administrative cuts. (Tulsa World)
  • Putnam City passes historic $133M bond. (NewsOK)
  • NAACP explains difference between “Ok, Boomer” and racial slur. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma releases 124 inmates through commutation. (NewsOK)
  • Chesapeake stock hits 26-year low. (NewsOK)
  • Consultant recommends OKC raise the price of parking. (Journal Record)
  • FCC authorizes $7M for rural Oklahoma broadband. (Tulsa World)
  • Southwest says it won’t use Boeing 737 Max till at least August. (NewsOK)
  • Stillwater Regional Airport sees 8% increase with 58,000 passengers in 2019. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma veterans gets roses for Valentine’s Day. (Journal Record)
  • Thunder heads into the all-star break with a win. (NewsOK)