Home Health and COVID-19

Health and COVID-19

Health issues and COVID-19


Five more OKCPS schools shifted to virtual learning as COVID takes toll

Five more OKCPS schools are being shifted to virtual learning as COVID continues to spread and causing the reduction of staff and teachers.

OK County Commissioners hold special meeting on Jail funding, COVID

Oklahoma County Commissioners met Monday, Jan. 10, to discuss approaching the state and the OKC City Council for new jail construction funds.
City Hall

Over 100 City of OKC employees quarantined with COVID, 40 in OKCPD

COVID-19 has been taking its toll on certain high-contact departments since the pandemic began. Now, it's more widespread in the City of OKC.
Taft Middle School

Staff sickness causes OKCPS to add two more schools to all-virtual list

OKCPS is adding two more schools to all-virtual learning making four in all that have had to make the shift due to staff/teacher illnesses.

OKCPS moves two schools to all-virtual Friday due to teachers’ illness

Illness and other disruptions among teachers is are causing Oklahoma City Public Schools to move two schools to all-virtual Friday, Jan. 7.

OKCPS prepares for new semester under Omicron variant of COVID-19

Oklahoma City Public Schools is using knowledge from past experiences to help them prepare for the second semester with the Omicron variant.

Service providers prepare emergency winter homeless shelter space

Local organizations providing services for people experiencing homelessness have been preparing emergency shelter.

If Thanksgiving will be with family members who don’t agree with you …

You might think that you can win someone over or win a political argument at that family Thanksgiving dinner but you can't.
Tower Theatre

Tower Theater announces vax rule with wide support, few objections

While some other OKC concert venues remain silent about vaccinations, The Tower Theatre management have set a new vaccination requirement.

Supt of OKC Public Schools requires masks — legislators react

Sean McDaniel, the superintendent of Oklahoma City Public Schools, instituted a mask requirement Friday for all students and staff.