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http://video.oeta.tv/oklahoma_forum/FORUM070713.flv Oklahoma Forum
Oklahoma Forum

Water Wars and the Supreme Court

On June 13th, the U.S. Supreme Court handed the state of Oklahoma a major victory in the case of Tarrant Regional Water District v. Hermann. The case arose from the water district's unsuccessful attempt to purchase water from Oklahoma for the rapidly growing north Texas region. The water district filed suit to keep Oklahoma from preventing it from taking or diverting water inside Oklahoma. The Supreme Court found Texas could not come into Oklahoma and take water without Oklahoma's consent. Joining us today to discuss the case and the next battles over water are: Gary McManus, Associate State Climatologist with the Oklahoma Climatological Survey; from Tulsa, Marguerite Chapman, associate professor at the University of Tulsa College of Law; and, two journalists who have done extensive reporting on water issues in Oklahoma - M. Scott Carter of The Journal Record; and, Joe Wertz of State Impact Oklahoma.

Related Topics: Earth, Environment, Business & Economy, Government, Environment, Energy & Environment

Originally broadcast on July 7, 2013


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/ONR 6-28-13.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

6-28-13

In this ONR, a new fish kill has some state officials wondering if they're looking at a repeat of another massive fish kill from almost two years ago. We talk with experts about the Supreme Court's rulings, and take a look at the debate roiling over the use of private prisons in Oklahoma. Plus, a look at programs helping kids struggling to read, a new medical center is planned for Moore, and a new high-flying musical takes city dwellers to the jungles without ever leaving their seat, on this ONR.

Related Topics: Performing Arts, Music, Community, Race & Ethnicity, Gender & Sexual Identity, Health Care & Illnesses, Child Development, Education, Earth, Environment, Business & Economy, Government, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues, Space

Originally broadcast on June 28, 2013


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ONR 6-28-13

Horizon: NASA Day

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NASA works to help promote STEM education to students by giving them a hands-on experience with what an engineering career could have to offer. Oklahoma Horizon's Kela Kelln reports.

Related Topics: Astronomy, Physics & Mathematics, Space

Originally broadcast on June 28, 2013


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/top/donna shirley.flv ONR 6-28-13
ONR 6-28-13

Oklahoma Stories: Donna Shirley

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Just over 15 years ago, NASA gave the world it's first up-close look at Mars. That picturesque scene came to earth courtesy of an Oklahoman--Donna Shirley.

Related Topics: Biography & Profiles, Astronomy, Physics & Mathematics, Biography & Profiles, Space

Originally broadcast on June 28, 2013


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/ONR 6-21-13.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

6-21-13

In this ONR, we look at Oklahoma's ongoing water wars. While the Supreme Court has handed down a ruling on the case between Oklahoma and Texas, more arguments over water are brewing, and these pit Oklahoman against Oklahoman. Water has been a huge boon to the state's wheat crop, which has experienced a huge turnaround from its previously dreary expectations due to recent rains. Oklahoma is home to more than 30 recognized tribes, and each has it's own way to determine who is or is not a member. ONR's Lis Exon explains. Plus, immigration bills and healthcare access, 50 years of the Equal Pay Act, a look at Tulsa's revived downtown and more on this ONR.

Related Topics: Fine Arts, Community, Race & Ethnicity, People & Profiles, Health Care & Illnesses, Modern, Environment, Weather & Natural Disasters, Business & Economy, Government, Women, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues, Health, Energy & Environment

Originally broadcast on June 21, 2013


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/top/WATER WARS 6-21.flv ONR 6-21-13
ONR 6-21-13

Water Wars: Canton Lake vs. OKC

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While the Supreme Court did hand down a ruling on water rights between Texas and Oklahoma, the battles over water didn't end there. Now it's Oklahoman vs. Oklahoman.

Related Topics: Environment, Business & Economy, Government, Environment, Social Issues, Energy & Environment

Originally broadcast on June 21, 2013


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/ONR 6-14-13.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

6-14-13

In this ONR, the Comanche tribe and the military are locked in a modern day battle over rights and access to a tribal burial ground. While the military works to sort out that legal battle, new ones could soon be brewing for the federal government over the revealed NSA spying program, as law professor Joseph Thai explains. Meanwhile, protesters rally across the state to slow construction on legs of the Keystone XL Pipeline. All that, plus the rescue of animals caught in Oklahoma's recent tornadoes, the state's decisive victory in a legal battle over water, the wonderful world of paintball, and more on this ONR.

Related Topics: Folk Art & Crafts, Biography & Profiles, Race & Ethnicity, Travel, Sports & Recreation, Caregiving, Modern, War & Conflict, Environment, Business & Economy, Government, Politics, National Security, Social Issues, Energy & Environment, Military & Espionage

Originally broadcast on June 14, 2013


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/top/PIPELINE PROTESTS.flv ONR 6-14-13
ONR 6-14-13

Pipeline Protests

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While final approval of the Keystone XL Pipeline is still pending, sections of the pipeline that will cut through Oklahoma are presently under construction. That has a small but dedicated group of protesters working to slow down the project.

Related Topics: Environment, Business & Economy, Government, Environment, Energy & Environment

Originally broadcast on June 14, 2013


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/top/NMI NSA SPYING.flv ONR 6-14-13
ONR 6-14-13

Newsmaker Interview: NSA Spying

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The revelation that the National Security Agency is sifting through citizen's phone call records and emails has stirred debate on privacy and constitutional rights. We spoke with OU Presidential Professor of Law Joseph Thai about the legal and constitutional implications.

Related Topics: Government, Politics, Military & Espionage

Originally broadcast on June 14, 2013


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/top/COMANCHE CONTROVERSY.flv ONR 6-14-13
ONR 6-14-13

Comanche Controversy

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A battle is ensuing between the U.S. Army and the Comanche Nation. The conflict? A nearly forgotten Native American cemetery on Fort Sill's property, and the struggle between honoring ancestors and military security.

Related Topics: Community, People & Profiles, United States, War & Conflict, Government, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues, Military & Espionage

Originally broadcast on June 14, 2013