Wednesday's News Update From KWGS

May 6, 2020

Wednesday's top stories:

  • The Oklahoma legislature has approved a 30-day extension of Governor Kevin Stitt's emergency powers meant to help the state deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter has sent a letter to the federal government warning that Governor Stitt is acting unlawfully with regard to gaming compacts between the state and two Indian nations.
  • Nine more dead Oklahomans reported by the state's health department raise the state's COVID-19 death toll to 247.