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Oklahoma News Report

Highway 9: Kiowa Museum

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More than three dozen tribes have left their cultural influence on Oklahoma, each unique from the rest. But preserving that history for future generations can be a challenge. Facing that challenge head-on is the Kiowa tribe in southwest Oklahoma with a museum heralding their past and using it as a beacon for their future.

Related Topics: Religion & Beliefs, Community, Race & Ethnicity, Travel, Holidays, Civilizations, United States, Business & Economy, Government, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues, Education, Arts & Entertainment

Originally broadcast on August 17, 2012


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Wildfire Strain

8-10-12

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Last week's fires caused millions of dollars in damage, but more painful is the emotional toil the wildfire has had on it's victims with hundreds of people now left homeless. In the wake of the disaster, charitable organizations and state agencies have rushed to provide assistance to those affected by the fire as Oklahoma hopes for some break in the hot dry weather. .

Related Topics: Community, People & Profiles, Health Care & Illnesses, Civilizations, United States, Earth, Environment, Weather & Natural Disasters, Government, Social Issues

Originally broadcast on August 10, 2012


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Sunup: MacGruder Plot

7-6-12

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This past week saw the 150th anniversary of the signing of the Morrell Act--a groundbreaking piece of legislation that established land grand universities. This meant that for the first time, average people and not just the privileged elite could attend college. Sunup's Dave Deken looks into the impact the act had on agriculture in the state--including a particular wheat experiment that's over a hundred years old, and still going--and growing--strong.

Related Topics: Biography & Profiles, Community, United States, Environment, Natural History, Biology & Chemistry, Government, Environment, Science & Technology, Social Issues, Education, Energy & Environment

Originally broadcast on July 6, 2012


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ONR Memorial Day Exclusive

WWII Vet Harry Furr

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The Memorial Day weekend isn't just a chance to revel in an extra day off from work. First and foremost, it's a day to honor those who have served their country. In 2007, ONR host Dick Pryor spoke with World War II veteran Harry Furr about his experiences as a glider pilot, and his first day on the job--in Normandy on D-Day. Furr passed away on Wednesday, May 23rd. He may be gone, but his service and sacrifice will not be forgotten.

Related Topics: Biography & Profiles, Community, People & Profiles, Civilizations, World, United States, War & Conflict, Biography & Profiles, Government, Global Affairs

Originally broadcast on May 25, 2012


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Oklahoma News Report

Shawnee Milling Company

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Next month, the Shawnee Milling Company will celebrate its 106th year of operation. It was founded by one of Oklahoma’s first entrepreneurs - J. Lloyd Ford, who started the Shawnee Milling Company a year before statehood. Ford paved the way for future generations of his family to improve and diversify an operation which has become an icon in Shawnee.

Related Topics: Food, United States, Business & Economy, Biography & Profiles

Originally broadcast on April 20, 2012


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Oklahoma News Report

Ken Burns Dust Bowl Pt 1

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Poor farm land conservation, drought and high winds came together in the southern plains in the 1930's to create an environmental disaster of unprecedented proportions: the dust bowl. April fourteenth is the anniversary of the day that most dramatically illustrated the devastation suffered during the dirty thirties: Black Sunday was April 14, 1935. The dust bowl is the latest historical documentary film directed and produced by Ken Burns for PBS. It will air on OETA in November. Dick Pryor talked to Ken Burns, and asked him why he chose to do a documentary on "The Dust Bowl."

Related Topics: United States, Environment, Weather & Natural Disasters

Originally broadcast on April 13, 2012


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Oklahoma News Report

ONR Extra Watergate

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June marks the fortieth anniversary of the break-in at the Democratic National Headquarters at the Watergate Hotel in Washington D.C. Two Washington Post cub reporters, Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, broke the story which eventually led to the resignation of President Richard Nixon in 1974. This week the veteran journalists and authors spoke about their investigation at the University of Tulsa. Both say they are still analyzing "The Meaning of Watergate."

Related Topics: United States, Politics

Originally broadcast on March 30, 2012


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Oklahoma News Report

Highway 9 Spiro Mounds

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About seven miles outside of Spiro in far eastern Oklahoma can be found the remains of what was--at one time--one of the most vibrant and dominant cultures in all of North America. It's a piece of history dating back more than a thousand years, located just north of Oklahoma's Highway 9.

Related Topics: Civilizations, United States, Archaeology

Originally broadcast on March 16, 2012


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Oklahoma News Report

Deep Deuce

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Over time, important pieces of Oklahoma history that have been lost and largely ignored. Near downtown Oklahoma City, there is a section of North East Second Street where life 80 years ago was very different from today. It is a major part of our state's black history - mostly forgotten and bulldozed years ago - however one piece of history still remains.

Related Topics: Music, Community, Race & Ethnicity, United States

Originally broadcast on December 6, 2013


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Oklahoma News Report

Key Ingredients Exhibit

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Food is the key ingredient binding families, cultures, and regions. How it does that is the focus of a Smithsonian Institution exhibit making stops in rural communities around the state. Each stop spices up the exhibit by adding its own flavorful history. We caught up with the tour at the Purcell Public Library.

Related Topics: Community, Food, United States

Originally broadcast on February 24, 2012