Headlines: Sexual Harassment, College Consolidation & Rural Vs. Urban

Dec 7, 2017

Headlines for Thursday, December 7, 2017:

  • Claims of sexual harassment are rising in Oklahoma. (Journal Record)

  • Bixby releases initial report of sexual assault on a football player. (Tulsa World)

  • Filing for a Bixby school board seat ends without any candidates. (Tulsa World)

  • Higher Ed officials approve a plan to consolidate state colleges and universities. (Journal Record)

  • Oklahoma City residents have three choices in the coming race for mayor. (NewsOK)

  • Jenks confirms the ouster of its aquarium director. (Tulsa World)

  • Local group cancels trip to Jerusalem after Trump’s controversial declaration. (NewsOK)

  • Trump nominates a Sen. Lankford aide to the U.S. Navy. (Tulsa World)

  • Oil and gas drilling is likely going to increase in Oklahoma. (Journal Record)

  • Economists see strengthening in Oklahoma for 2017. (NewsOK)

  • Tax collections in Oklahoma jump more than 12%. (NewsOK)

  • Chickasaw Nation sees an 11% increase in record revenue collections. (NewsOK)

  • Experts are uncertain over effectiveness of this year’s flu vaccine. (Tulsa World)

  • Census officials work to define urban and rural areas. (Journal Record)