OETA http://kgou.org en StateImpact On OETA: Discussing Threats To Oklahoma’s Environment http://kgou.org/post/stateimpact-oeta-discussing-threats-oklahoma-s-environment <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: 24px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(68, 68, 68);">StateImpact joined OETA journalists Dick Pryor and Bob Sands and&nbsp;<em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-family: inherit; font-size: inherit; font-variant: inherit; line-height: inherit; vertical-align: baseline;">Journal Record&nbsp;</em>energy reporter Sarah Terry-Cobo for an <em>Oklahoma Forum</em> discussion about threats to the state’s air, land and water.</p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 16:20:21 +0000 Joe Wertz 10320 at http://kgou.org StateImpact On OETA: Discussing Threats To Oklahoma’s Environment Longtime Broadcaster, OETA Station Manager Bill Thrash Passes Away http://kgou.org/post/longtime-broadcaster-oeta-station-manager-bill-thrash-passes-away <p>Longtime Oklahoma broadcaster and OETA station manager William C. “Bill” Thrash passed away Monday.</p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 23:48:19 +0000 Brian Hardzinski 9709 at http://kgou.org Longtime Broadcaster, OETA Station Manager Bill Thrash Passes Away Big Bird Lives On In Oklahoma http://kgou.org/post/big-bird-lives-oklahoma <p>Members of the state House defeated a measure Thursday that would eventually remove direct appropriations from the Oklahoma Educational Television Authority.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The author of House Bill 2218, Republican Rep. Tom Newell, told members the director of </span>OETA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has been working with him on the bill. But House minority leader Scott Inman said the bill was really a poison pill forced on the television network.</span></p><p>The bill would have cut appropriations to OETA until it is eliminated by June 30, 2022.</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 17:30:55 +0000 Kurt Gwartney 1864 at http://kgou.org Big Bird Lives On In Oklahoma