Headlines: Lower Utility Bills, SoonerCare Cuts Avoided & OU Falls in Rose Bowl

Jan 2, 2018

Headlines for Tuesday, January 2, 2018:

  • AG wants to reduce the cost of utilities for customers. (NewsOK)

  • Oklahoma saw an increase in solar power over the last couple of years. (Journal Record)

  • Outgoing EPA officials says he’s not concerned about the agency’s future. (Tulsa World)

  • State’s top prosecutor says a sheriff’s group is subject to open meetings and records laws. (NewsOK)

  • Tulsa’s homicide rate in 2017 comes in just short of the record set the year before. (Tulsa World)

  • Tulsa Sheriff works to determine how to pay for training center. (Tulsa World)

  • Healthcare providers avoid SoonerCare cuts, for now. (NewsOK)

  • Oklahoma is spending more than most states to stop smoking. (NewsOK)

  • Newly filed bill hopes to protect state employees. (Journal Record)

  • Political officials look ahead to 2018. (NewsOK)

  • Large quakes remain possible despite a drop in wastewater disposal. (Tulsa World)

  • Port of Catoosa sees an increase in traffic in 2017. (Journal Record)

  • Local shirt designer gets national attention. (Journal Record)

  • Oklahomans consider resolutions for 2018. (NewsOK)

  • The Sooners hopes of a national championship get dashed by the Georgia Bulldogs. (NewsOK)