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K x x y FM 96.18 ht two Oklahoma City more alarming numbers today from the State Health Department when it comes to cope in 19 in Oklahoma. There have been an additional 1100 cases and 14 more deaths More than 600. People remain hospitalized. Governor Kevin's dead will hold a press conference this afternoon at the State Capitol. He'll be joined by Department of Corrections director Scott Crow and interim State Health Commissioner Dr Lance Fry his office as the governor will talk about the Koven 19 situation in state prisons. Oklahoma, US Senator Jim Inhofe says he looks forward to a thorough and swift consideration of President Trump's Supreme Court nominee in half, says historical precedent supports the Senate considering an election year vacancy when the same party holds the White House and Senate majority. Senator James Lankford says he looks forward to voting before the end of the year, he says if the president puts forward a nomination, the Senate has the authority to provide advice and consent, and he takes that role very seriously. Governor State is asking Oklahomans to support local restaurants. Beth Myers reports Governor Kevin Stitt has proclaimed October 1st through October 3rd as official Oklahoma restaurant days to support and celebrate Oklahoma restaurants. Oklahoma Restaurant Association says Oklahoma restaurants have lost over half a billion dollars in revenue since March, when the Copa 19 pandemic began and have had to lay off or furlough 65,000 employees. Governor State says supporting Oklahoma restaurants is critical to further boast our current economy Oklahoma City Public School officials say nearly 1800 students enrolled for online learning are not logging in to attend their classes. That's more than 5% of those enrolled in online learning in the district officials say the students who are not logging on could be dropped from their classes. I'm Margo Moreno in other news. The suspect, who was shot and wounded last week during a pharmacy robbery in Norman has now been arrested on robbery and other charges. Police say 31 year old Ezekial Jackson entered the sooner pharmacy in the 1800 block of West Lindsay Street, armed with a gun and was shot by an armed pharmacy employee. Jackson was taken to a hospital, where he was treated and released. He was arrested on Friday. Oklahoma City Police are investigating after a body was found near the entrance of the Bricktown Ballpark yesterday. The person's identity has not been released. An Oklahoma sailor killed during the attack on Pearl Harbor is being laid to rest nearly eight decades after his death. James Webb of Khobar was 23 years old when he was killed while serving aboard the USS Oklahoma. His remains have only recently been identified. He will be laid to rest tomorrow. A Dale cemetery in Pottawatomie County. And the Oklahoma County Jail Trust is moving forward with allocating cares. Act funding. I'm Marco Moreno. Hey,.