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

U.S. Earthquake Uptick Linked to Oil and Gas Disposal Wells, Study Shows

Oklahoma has experienced an increase in earthquakes in recent years, a phenomenon many geophysicists have linked to disposal wells used […]

GRDA Yields to Fallin on Plant Upgrades During Confrontational Board Meeting

StateImpact reported that Gov. Mary Fallin’s administration was trying to stop a scheduled vote on the plans at Wednesday’s GRDA […]

Some Shelterless Oklahoma Schools to Cancel Class When Tornados Threaten

Of the many ideas for changes to state policy following May’s deadly tornado outbreak — changing building codes to make […]

“State Should Reconsider Drilling Tax Breaks, Doerflinger Says”

Lawmakers should examine tax breaks for oil and gas drilling, which have helped smother Oklahoma’s economic growth, Secretary of Finance […]

Why Green Google is Hosting a Fundraiser for Climate Change Denier Jim Inhofe

Silicon Valley tech giant Google on Thursday is hosting a fundraising lunch for Oklahoma Republican U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe. Politically […]

Tension Grows as Governor’s Office Tries to Stop GRDA Vote on Plant Upgrades

The Grand River Dam Authority, a state-owned electric utility, wants to spend $300 million on a new natural gas-fueled power […]

State and Tribes Still Wrestling Over Water Rights in Oklahoma

While the State of Oklahoma won the Supreme Court Water War with Texas, its in-state skirmish is still simmering. This […]

The EPA is Suing Oklahoma Gas & Electric Over Its Power Plant Emission Estimates

The federal government on Monday filed a lawsuit against Oklahoma Gas & Electric, accusing the electric utility of violating the […]

“Oklahoma Portion of Gulf Coast Pipeline Completed”

Oklahoma’s portion of the southernmost segment of the embattled Keystone XL pipeline, which extends to Texas, has “been welded, lowered […]

Moore Officials Delay Vote on Upgrading Building Codes for Tornadoes

The Moore City Council on Tuesday delayed a vote on an ordinance that would strengthen construction standards to help reduce […]

12AM 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