For the Frontier Kelly Bostian, The Conservation Coalition of Oklahoma Foundation December 17, 2021
Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt’s decision not to renew hunting and fishing compacts with the Cherokee and Choctaw Nations for 2022 could mean a potential loss of millions of dollars in future federal funding for the state’s wildlife department.
Critics of the decision to move a state laboratory from Oklahoma City to Stillwater said they are not surprised a federal investigation found problems with staffing levels and COVID-19 testing protocols.
Bigler Stouffer is set to be executed on Thursday. On Wednesday, he spoke with The Frontier about his upcoming execution, how he felt about his clemency hearing, and reiterated he was innocent of killing Linda Reaves.