Tulsa, OK – Acting United States Attorney Thomas Scott Woodward announced that Federal search and arrest warrants were served yesterday in the Tulsa area resulting in the arrests of eight Mexican nationals for participating in a wide ranging drug trafficking conspiracy.
Tulsa, OK – TULSA, Okla. (AP) Authorities say a Eufaula family that wanted to buy land in Latimer County has been missing for nearly two weeks.
A sheriff's deputy found the pickup truck of Bobby and Sherrilynn Jamison and their 6-year-old daughter, Madyson, about 30 miles from their home on Saturday. Officials say a small, hungry dog was inside the vehicle.
Volunteers, police officers, firefighters and Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers searched for the family over the weekend.
Tulsa, OK – Tulsa area hospitals recommend flu vaccinations
TULSA, Okla. (AP) Hospitals in the Tulsa are highly recommending but not requiring staff members get vaccinations for both the seasonal and the swine flu.
Dr. Steve Swyden at St. Francis Hospital says there's not enough swine flu vaccine for everyone yet. He says people who work with high-risk groups and in the Children's Hospital are strongly encouraged to get vaccinated.
Tulsa, OK – TULSA, Okla. (AP) Officials at the Tulsa City-County Health Department say they're expecting about 10,000 more doses of swine flu vaccine.
The vaccine will be offered to high-risk groups that include children. Health officials say school official have been given information about school-based vaccinations but it's up to them to contact the Health Department to set up vaccination clinics.