Tulsa, OK – It's another round at Tulsa city hall between the mayor and councilors. Mayor Bartlett isn't backing off his contention the council attorney is not a position allowed under the city charter.
But councilors insist the mayor is dead wrong the council attorney position was created under former mayor Bill LaFortune and is perfectly legit'. After an hour of grilling by councilors, the mayor refused to drop the matter, but didn't say what his next step might be.
Edmond, OK – EDMOND, Okla. (AP) The two candidates hoping to become Oklahoma's next governor will meet in a debate tonight at the University of Central Oklahoma. Republican U.S. Rep. Mary Fallin and Democratic Lt. Gov. Jari Askins are both leaving relatively safe seats to seek the open post.
Public Radio Tulsa – It's volleyball and soccer sports action this Fall, featuring TU students and broadcasters, and it's not heard on any other station. Follow Captain Cane on Hurricane Spirit Radio 88.7 FM, channel HD3. It's a great reason to buy a HD Radio!!
Oklahoma City, OK – Judge denies motion to televise Okla. trial
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) An Oklahoma County judge has denied a motion by two television stations to televise the trial of a pharmacist charged with first-degree murder in the death of a teenage robber.
District Judge Ray Elliott decided on Monday against requests by TV stations KOCO and KOKH to have cameras in the courtroom for the trial of Jerome Ersland, but he did say the cameras could be present when a verdict is reached.