Headlines: Teacher Walkout Date, Opioid Deaths & Thunder Loses to Rockets

Mar 7, 2018

Headlines for Wednesday, March 7, 2018:

  • Teachers Union sets date for schools to shut down. (NewsOK)

  • Teachers say they have had enough. (Journal Record)

  • OKC School Board joins TPS in backing teacher walkout. (NewsOK)

  • State House approves Stand Your Ground Law in churches. (Tulsa World)

  • Republican Marlow Mayor wins special election. (NewsOK)

  • Pruitt’s first class travel goes back to his time as Oklahoma’s AG. (NewsOK)

  • New study shows opioid deaths in Oklahoma are rising. (StateImpact OK)

  • Fallin orders work requirement for Medicaid recipients (NewsOK)

  • State revenue grows more than 15% over last year. (Tulsa World)

  • Local manufacturers say prices are already rising ahead of tariffs. (Tulsa World)

  • Oklahoma manufacturers weigh options amid tariff talks. (Journal Record)

  • Widow of Quinton gas well worker files wrongful death lawsuit. (Tulsa World)

  • Oklahoma is playing a role in sustainable energy across the US. (NewsOK)

  • New Okemah hospital focuses on sustainability. (Journal Record)

  • Uptown Uncorked helps showcase growth on 23rd street. (Journal Record)

  • Wildfires spark up across the state. (NewsOK)

  • Thunder falls to the Rockets. (NewsOK)