Headlines: Medical Marijuana Taxes, Oklahoma Infant Mortality & "You People" Honors

Jun 11, 2018

Headlines for Monday, June 11, 2018:

  • Taxes on medical marijuana could be higher than any other state. (Oklahoma Watch)
  • Oral arguments begin over pay raises to teachers, school support staff and state workers. (NewsOK)
  • Suspensions of black students at Oklahoma City Schools remain proportionally high. (NewsOK)
  • Tulsa Public Schools are looking to fill more than 300 teacher positions. (Tulsa World)
  • Students aren’t taking advantage of free meals over summer. (NewsOK)
  • Oklahoma ranks 47th for infant deaths. (NewsOK)
  • Ethics Committee keeps up the pressure on lawmakers and lobbyists. (Journal Record)
  • First Lady hopefuls hit the campaign trail. (NewsOK)
  • Wyrick’s ties to energy rise as federal judgeship nomination vote nears. (NewsOK)
  • OKC finishes fiscal year with strong sales tax collections. (NewsOK)
  • TIA is hoping to increase its marketing to get more passengers. (Journal Record)
  • Amazon is bringing a fulfillment center to Tulsa. (Tulsa World)
  • Tulsa wins national award for its fleet management. (Tulsa World)
  • Dust Bowl Brewery is coming to Oklahoma. (Journal Record)
  • OKC filmmaker gets high honor at DeadCenter Film Festival. (NewsOK)