Headlines: Heat Advisory, Medical Marijuana Opposition & Flaming Lips Greatest Hits

Jun 1, 2018

Headlines for Friday, June 1, 2018:

  • Much of the state is facing a Heat Advisory as Heat Indices reach into triple digits today. (News on 6)
  • Major political parties fail to get a big boost in recent surge of voter registrations. (NewsOK)
  • Senator James Lankford and conservative Christians oppose Medical Marijuana. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma leads the region in control practices for opioids. (Journal Record)
  • Opioid Commission calls for more time to do more work. (NewsOK)
  • Variety Care opens a new clinic in north Oklahoma City. (NewsOK)
  • The NAACP is calling on Tulsa to change its policing practices. (Tulsa World)
  • Son of murdered labor commissioner Mark Costello will remain in state mental hospital. (NewsOK)
  • Court finds Choctaw Nation liable in 2013 casino-bound charter bus crash. (NewsOK)
  • Students in Tulsa are getting more politically savvy. (Tulsa World)
  • A new commission to audit state agencies fails to adhere to Open Meetings Laws. (Journal Record)
  • Amazon signs lease for OKC facility. (NewsOK)
  • Norman commits to a greener future. (NewsOK)
  • New program helps more Oklahomans get affordable housing. (Journal Record)
  • New Tulsa mural hopes to raise awareness of homelessness. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma City is getting its first direct flight to Washington, DC. (Journal Record)
  • A Yukon man is facing a lawsuit from the estate of the late music icon Prince. (NewsOK)
  • Flaming Lips finally releases a greatest hits album. (NewsOK)