Headlines: Pro Gun Bills Advance, Tulsa Opens Lock-up & Thunder Wins in Overtime

Mar 1, 2018

Headlines for Thursday, March 1, 2018:

  • State House Committee approves three bills to expand the rights of people to carry guns. (NewsOK)

  • State religious leaders call on lawmakers to do more on gun violence. (NewsOK)

  • Tulsa Dick’s Sporting Goods pull guns off shelves. (Tulsa World)

  • Oklahoma voters could soon make massive changes to their state constitution. (Journal Record)

  • Senate committee passes bill to increase online sales tax collections. (Tulsa World)

  • Governor Mary Fallin announces her pick for secretary of finance. (Tulsa World)

  • Wind coalition denies hiring political consultant involved in GPS tracking of lawmaker. (NewsOK)

  • Lt. Gov. Todd lamb begins TV ad campaign. (NewsOK)

  • Three Tulsa juveniles face charges in area school threats (Tulsa World)

  • Tulsa opens its city lock up facility. (Tulsa World)

  • Oklahoma County considers using a trust to operate the jail. (Journal Record)

  • Dispute over a sound barrier wall in Mustang goes to the state’s high court. (Journal Record)

  • Oklahoma City says goodbye to its last cafeteria. (NewsOK)

  • Citizen Potawatomi Nation considers another casino in its growth plan. (Journal Record)

  • The Thunder beats the Mavericks in overtime. (NewsOK)