Public Forum: MAPS 4 – What’s at Stake in OKC Vote

Oklahoma City Mayor David Holt will be the featured guest at a free public forum Sept. 17 on the city’s ambitious MAPS 4 proposal that would generate close to $1 billion in public funding – much of it targeting human-services and neighborhood issues. Come with your questions.

Latest Vaccination Rates Rise, But Exemption Rates Also Increase

The share of Oklahoma kindergartners up to date on all their vaccines rose slightly last year, but the percentage who were granted exemptions from at least one vaccine increased, according to the latest survey’s preliminary results. Exemption rates keep rising, which has worried health officials.

What Comes Next After Opioid Ruling?

Cleveland County District Judge Thad Balkman awarded the state of Oklahoma $572 million to address the effects of the opioid epidemic. But questions remain over how, when and whether Oklahoma will get a chance to spend the money.