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10:05 am
Fri January 4, 2013

Stations Off-Air for Antenna Re-installation

One of Public Radio Tulsa's sixteen antenna elements

While we're off-air, listen to KWGS and KWTU online through this web page or by using NPR's iPhone app, iPad app, or Android app.

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4:39 pm
Wed January 2, 2013

Boogie 'Til the Rooster Crows


Coming to you live this week from the War Memorial Opera House in San Francisco, California, it's a live broadcast performance of A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. With our special guest, bluesman and jam-master Elvin Bishop.

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12:00 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Eat, Drink, and Be Merry...

Smithsonian Thom Watson

When will the world end? And how?

If you turn on the TV, pick up the paper, or glance at Google, you'll encounter Mayan mania. There's much hullabaloo about the end of the world, triggered by the end of a Mayan calendar cycle.

This radio special highlights end-of-the-world prophecies from Scientific, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Native American, meditative, Norse, Muslim, and Mayan perspectives. The Mayans were not the only ones with answers. And there's something about the Mayans that you probably didn't know.

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3:29 pm
Tue December 11, 2012

2012 Holiday Program Schedule

Celebrate the holidays with Public Radio Tulsa as we gift-wrap special programming for you from across the country and around the world.

Hanukkah Lights 2012
Wednesday, Dec 12 • 8pm-9pm
Public Radio 89.5-1

A perennial NPR favorite for nearly two decades, acclaimed authors explore Hanukkah stories and memoirs written expressly for Hanukkah Lights. Hosted by NPR's Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz.

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12:33 pm
Wed November 21, 2012

Turkey Confidential Offers Last Minute Holiday Help

Turkey Confidential host Lynne Rossetto Kasper

Airs Thanksgiving morning from 10am-Noon on KWGS 89.5-1

Help is on the way for Thanksgiving cooks, kitchen helpers and dinner guests on this, the biggest cooking day of the year. Lynne Rossetto Kasper, award-winning host of public radio's national food show The Splendid 

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1:43 pm
Wed November 14, 2012

Hotter Than a Pistol: This Weekend on A Prairie Home Companion

This week, it's a live broadcast performance of A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor from the Wortham Theater Center in Houston, Texas. With special guests, Texas Renaissance man Joe Ely, 21st Century troubadours Johnnyswim, and vocalist Christine DiGiallonardo.

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1:59 pm
Wed November 7, 2012

Happy Birthday to Public Broadcasting

LBJ signs the Public Broadcasting Act of 1967
Credit LBJ Library

Today marks the 45th anniversary of public broadcasting as on this date in 1967, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Public Broadcasting Act which helped establish public television and public radio. From that beginning, public broadcasting now reaches over 170 million Americans each month through 368 public television stations and 934 public radio stations. 

Here are some of President Johnson's comments that day.

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3:26 pm
Wed October 31, 2012

A Prairie Home Companion: October Reprise

Garrison Keillor

This weekend's show includes material from the very last broadcast show we had the privilege to work on with Tom Keith.

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4:24 pm
Mon October 15, 2012

Morning Edition - An Inside Look

Lead in text: 
In the New York Times is a profile of Morning Edition, written by media reporter Brian Stelter. The story covers the show's expansion and evolution in recent years; how it works bi-coastally; its editorial focus, including domestic and international series and travel; the benefit of hosts who are first and foremost reporters.
CULVER CITY, Calif. - Fifteen minutes before "Morning Edition" is beamed to radios across the country, Renee Montagne is ready to record her one-minute introduction. To cue her, the director points his index finger. "Good morning. It was the president's turn to court Latino voters..." And she's off.
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3:46 pm
Mon October 8, 2012

Hurricane Spirit 88.7-3 Sports Schedule

TU campus sports action for October, heard over Hurricane Spirit 88.7-3:

7:00 pm TU Volleyball v. UTEP

11:30 am TU Men's Soccer v. UCF
2:30 pm TU Women's Soccer v. UAB

7:00 pm Men's Soccer v. Kentucky

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