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11:35 am
Fri February 5, 2010

Iran and the West

Public Radio Tulsa – Iran has rarely been out of the headlines in recent years, and that's unlikely to change any time soon. The country's opposition movement is urging mass protests this Thursday, on the anniversary of the Islamic revolution; the controversy over Tehran's nuclear program continues to intensify; and there are signs Washington is losing patience with the idea of engaging with the Iranian authorities. So how should the US and its allies respond, if at all? Should there be talks, sanctions, or even a policy of regime change?

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10:43 am
Fri February 5, 2010

Reception Problems Continue

Public Radio Tulsa – The last ice and snow storm damaged KWGS/KWTU's antenna beyond repair. Both stations are running at greatly reduced power until a replacement antenna can be constructed and mounted on our tower in Coweta. If you're having difficulty receiving Public Radio 89.5 or Classical 88.7, especially the HD2 and HD3 channels, a temporary change in location of your radio or radio's antenna might be necessary.

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12:20 pm
Thu February 4, 2010

Einstein's God: Conversations About Science and the Human Spirit

Public Radio Tulsa – Speaking of Faith host Krista Tippett's latest book, Einstein's God: Conversations About Science and the Human Spirit, will be released February 23. Drawn from the program, the conversations in this profoundly illuminating book reach for a place too rarely explored in the ongoing exchange of ideas the nexus of science and spirituality.

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10:47 pm
Wed February 3, 2010

KWGS Wins OAB Outstanding Achievement Award

Public Radio Tulsa – Public Radio 89.5 KWGS is the winner of the 2009 Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters Metro Radio Feature Single Award. News Director John Durkee produced the story on Tulsa's new homeless and the work of the Salvation Army. Listen Now to this award-winning story.

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4:03 pm
Wed February 3, 2010

Call for Commentaries!

Public Radio Tulsa – StudioTulsa encourages its listeners to submit commentaries for airplay consideration. Recently, host Rich Fisher concluded the show with the following remarks: "This is the time of the program when we occasionally feature a member of our community sharing a personal essay or commentary on a civic issue - or just about life in Tulsa - people like Barry Friedman, Connie Cronley, and Jeff Martin.

And while you'll still hear from them regularly, to borrow a sports metaphor, we're looking to expand the bench a little bit.

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4:55 pm
Mon February 1, 2010

Our Acoustic Alternative Cafe Channel

Public Radio Tulsa – Can you imagine a 24-hours-a-day public radio channel featuring these artists?

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4:34 pm
Mon February 1, 2010

Workplace U

Public Radio Tulsa – American RadioWorks: Education and Opportunity - Workplace U

We know that a good education can be the ticket a good job. But for many Americans, conventional school isn't working. Every school day some seven thousand students drop out of high school. Often, what they managed to learn in the schoolhouse has not prepared them well enough for the job site. This documentary reports on a growing movement to turn workplaces into classrooms and marginal students into productive workers.

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12:07 pm
Mon February 1, 2010

State of the State LIVE on Public Radio 89.5 HD1

Public Radio Tulsa – Listen Monday afternoon for LIVE coverage (beginning about 12:45 pm) of Governor Brad Henry's State of the State speech on Public Radio 89.5 HD1.

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12:16 pm
Wed January 27, 2010

Winter Weather

Public Radio Tulsa – The ice and snow of winter presents special travel hazards for northeastern Oklahoma. Stay tuned to Public Radio 89.5 and Classical 88.7 for weather reports from the KWGS news team and live updates directly from the National Weather Service. Click Here for links to weather maps, radar, and school closing reports.

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10:45 pm
Fri January 15, 2010

Obama: One Year In Office

Public Radio Tulsa – January 17 - 20 on NPR's Morning, Edition, All Things Considered, Talk of the Nation

Nearly a year has passed since Barack Obama took the oath of office, ending an historic campaign and launching a new world of change for Washington. How has he done fulfilling the expectations of those who worked for him, those who voted for him, and those who worked and voted against him? NPR News checks in with a variety of intensely interested parties to sum up his first year in office.

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