Headlines: Budget Talks, Road Construction Cuts & TCC Tuition Assistance

Oct 3, 2017

Headlines for Tuesday, October 3, 2017:

  • State budget negotiators say they are "circling" an agreement. (NewsOK)

  • State budget cuts force transportation officials to remove projects from future plans. (NewsOK)

  • ODOT cuts could negatively impact Oklahoma’s economy. (Journal Record)

  • Report calls for end of state capital gains tax break. (NewsOK)

  • A new bill allows the Department of Corrections to sell off public property. (Journal Record)

  • Broken Arrow middle school is reeling after death of teacher. (Tulsa World)

  • Broken Arrow teen’s death opens conversation about state suicide rate. (Tulsa World)

  • Rural tribes find difficulties in economic development. (Journal Record)

  • TIA begins sales of Frontier Airlines tickets. (Tulsa World)

  • Cleveland County sheriff steps down amid financial mismanagement accusations. (NewsOK)

  • Supreme Court Justice Joseph Watt announces retirement. (NewsOK)

  • TCC steps up to help students with college. (Journal Record)