Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee was one of the hardest-hit areas in the region and received a visit the day after the storm from Gov. Kevin Stitt, who declared a state of emergency for the counties impacted by the storm.
On Wednesday, Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt signed the nation’s strictest abortion ban into law. The law bans abortions from the moment of conception with exceptions for rape, incest or the life of the mother.
An Oklahoma judge has issued a temporary restraining order stopping a healthcare company from firing unvaccinated workers who had been denied religious exemptions from the company's vaccination mandate.