Current Weather
The Spy FM
You are currently browsing State Impact.

“Oklahoma House Passes Solar Surcharge Bill”

As small scale solar and wind power generation technology takes off, Oklahoma utility companies “want to get ahead” of a […]

Wind Power Projects Pick Up in Oklahoma, Despite Continued Tax Credit Uncertainty

A federal production tax credit on renewable energy production keeps expiring and getting renewed by Congress. Powered by WPeMatico

Norman Mayor and Residents Question Use of City Drinking Water For Fracking

They had a chance to voice their concerns at a city council meeting April 8. Powered by WPeMatico

Conservative, Environmental and Green-Energy Groups Fighting Solar Surcharge Bill

An “unlikely” coalition of environmentalists, solar advocates and conservative groups are opposing a bill that would allow electric utilities to […]

“Oil Industry Rallies at Oklahoma State Capitol”

About 1,000 representatives from Oklahoma’s oil industry touted their economic impact — “2 million royalty owners, 31,000 companies and almost […]

Cast-off State Parks Thrive Under Tribal Control, But Not Without Some Struggle

When budget cuts led the Oklahoma tourism department to find new homes for seven state parks in 2011, two of […]

StateImpact: Cast-off State Parks Thrive Under Tribal Control, But Not Without Some Struggle

When budget cuts led the Oklahoma tourism department to find new homes for seven state parks in 2011, two of […]

OK Policy Poll: Voters Oppose Tax Incentives for Horizontal Drilling

A new poll shows 64 percent of Oklahoma voters oppose state tax incentives for horizontal drilling and support eliminating the […]

“Wind Power Sets Records on Oklahoma, Texas Electric Grids”

New projects and infrastructure upgrades fueled record wind-energy production on the regional grids that serve Oklahoma and Texas. Source: Newsok […]

City of Norman Awaiting State Permit to Sell Reclaimed Water so Frackers Don’t Have to Use Drinking Water

A Texas drilling company has tapped a hydrant and is using drinking water from the City of Norman for a […]

9PM to 5AM The Spy

The Spy

An eclectic mix of the Spy's library of more than 10,000 songs curated by Ferris O'Brien.

Listen Live Now!

5AM to 9AM Morning Edition

Morning Edition

For more than two decades, NPR's Morning Edition has prepared listeners for the day ahead with two hours of up-to-the-minute news, background analysis, commentary, and coverage of arts and sports.

View the program guide!

9AM to 10AM The Takeaway

The Takeaway

A fresh alternative in morning news, "The Takeaway" provides a breadth and depth of world, national and regional news coverage that is unprecedented in public media.

View the program guide!

Upcoming Events in your area (Submit your event today!)

Streaming audio and podcasts

Stream KOSU on your smartphone

Phone Streaming

SmartPhone listening options on this page are intended for many iPhones, Blackberries, etc. with low-cost software applications available to listen to our full-time web streams, both News on KOSU-1 and Classical on KOSU-2.

Learn more about our complete range of streaming services

We're perfecting the patient experience - Stillwater Medical Center