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OKWatch Radio: An Emergency for 911 Calls

A tax that relies on disappearing land-line phones isn’t generating enough money to keep 911 systems operating properly or deal with incessant “pocket dial” 911 calls from cellphones.

Engineer and author Brian A. Hopkins  battled hepatitis C, which he contracted more than two decades ago in blood transfusions after a motorcycle wreck.

OKWatch Radio: Hepatitis C Cases Surge Across State

Hepatitis C is on the rise again in Oklahoma, which has one of the highest rates of acute infections in the nation. Insures cite expensive medications to treat the liver disease as a reason for rising health insurance rates.