Headlines: Walkout Ends, Historic Wildfire Potential & Pioneer Woman Hotel

Apr 13, 2018

Headlines for Friday, April 13, 2018:

  • OKC School officials could add an hour to each school day to make up for lost time. (NewsOK)
  • Lawmakers spar over capital gains on last day of walkout. (Tulsa World)
  • The number of candidates running for public office grows to 600 on day two of filing. (NewsOK)
  • The State Senate gives approval to legislation allowing guns in churches. (NewsOK)
  • Oklahoma faces a potentially historic wildfire day. (NewsOK)
  • Agencies not yet complying with untested rape kit audit drops to 100. (NewsOK)
  • Former aide to Senator Inhofe gets US Senate approval to be EPA Second-in-command. (NewsOK)
  • Lawmakers keep eye on wind for possible revenue. (Journal Record)
  • The number of flu deaths in Oklahoma surpasses 270. (AP)
  • OSU entomologist calls tick forecast "patchy". (Tulsa World)
  • Tulsa delays vote on ordinance removing homeless from under bridges. (Tulsa World)
  • Gas prices could rise to multi-year highs this summer. (NewsOK)
  • OSU's Spears School opens for business. (Journal Record)
  • Oklahoma County judge addresses attendees of the national Women in Leadership Conference in OKC. (Journal Record)
  • Stillwater Electric Utility design for a power plant gets recognition. (NewsOK)
  • Pioneer Woman opens new hotel in Pawhuska. (Tulsa World)