Links Mentioned For the Week Of 11-4-19


Monday, November 4th 2019, 4:02 am
By: News On 6


'Save The Monarchs' License Plate Available For Pre-Order

You can now pre-order the new Save the Monarchs license plate. The plates are $40, and half of the proceeds will go toward The Nature Conservancy of Oklahoma.

For more information, click here.

Tulsans To Vote 'On Improve Our Tulsa' Capital Improvements Package

Starting Thursday, Tulsans can begin voting on a $639 million Improve Our Tulsa capital improvements package. The plan calls to fund improvements for basic Tulsa infrastructure; it wouldn't increase tax, but would continue the 'Improve Our Tulsa' program voters approved in 2013. 

To see a full list of the proposed projects, click here. 

YouTube Uses Virtual Reality To Offer Unique Look At The Berlin Wall

A YouTube original experience uses virtual reality to transport people to 1961 to see the sudden construction of the wall.  To watch the video, click here.

Komen Oklahoma To Hold Annual Pink Rose Luncheon

On Wednesday, November 13th, Komen Oklahoma will be holding their annual Pink Rose Luncheon. It's a special celebration for breast cancer survivors and their families. For more information, go to KomenOklahoma.org.

Bartlesville Athletic Director GoFundMe

Bartlesville Athletic Director Spence Rigdon died Monday after a long battle with cancer. The district posted a link to a GoFundMe account set up to help the family with expenses. 

City Of Tulsa Surplus Property Auction

The City of Tulsa is auctioning off surplus property at 108 N. Trenton Ave. The auction begins at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9. 

Find out more and see photos of merchandise at Chupps Auction.

Early Drawing For 1st 50 Runners In 50th Anniversary Of NYC Marathon

The New York City Marathon was ran for the 49th time Sunday, and If you want to be one of the first 50 runners accepted into the 50th Anniversary of the race, you can enter an early drawing here.

1 Dead After Salmonella Outbreak, CDC Says

The CDC confirmed one person has died and eight others are hospitalized after a multi-state salmonella outbreak. 6 states are involved including Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas. For more information, click here. 

Update: Group Works To Raise Funds For Tulsa Race Massacre Memorial 

Organizers say they're applying for grants to get more funding for this project and they're also looking for donations for a Tulsa Race Massacre memorial on the grounds of Vernon AME Church near Greenwood and Archer. 

For more information, click here.

Flu Vaccines

The health department said you can get the flu vaccine on a walk-in basis Mondays through Thursdays from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. and Fridays from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Tulsa Health Department locations below:

  • James O. Goodwin Health Center | 5051 S. 129 E. Ave., Tulsa, OK
  • Central Regional Health Center | 315 S. Utica, Tulsa, OK
  • North Regional Health and Wellness Center | 5635 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Tulsa OK   
To find other locations, click here. 
  
March Of Dimes Charity Auction
 

Oklahoma received a D- when it comes to premature birth as a little more than 11% of babies are born too soon. With that in mind The Executive Chef of “Duet” joined News On 6 with a recipe that will be served at the March of Dime’s charity auction

John 3:16 Mission Food Drive

John 3:16 Mission in Tulsa is collecting items for the holiday season. Their goal is to collect 5,000 turkeys along with other food items. You can help by joining their food drive at area grocery stores.

To find out locations, follow this link.

USS Batfish Fundraiser

Muskogee War Memorial Park is hosting a Trivia Night to help raise money to restore the USS Batfish. You can find ticket information HERE.