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State of the State - 2020

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Governor Kevin Stitt delivers his second State of the State address live from the capitol.

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A Piece of Home

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Nearly six-hundred thousand Oklahomans fought in WWI and WWII, many making the ultimate sacrifice for freedom. Of those lost, many native sons were never laid to rest on American soil. For nearly a century, these soldiers found their final peace in gardens of stone tended by the descendants of those they defended. One Oklahoma man’s mission is to make sure they aren’t forgotten.

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PBS NewsHour Democratic Debate

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The sixth Democratic debate will be held on December 19, 2019 at 7 pm at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, and will be hosted by PBS NewsHour and POLITICO.

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OETA Premieres New Documentary Chilocco Through the Years on Thanksgiving

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In 1884, the Chilocco Indian School opened just twenty miles north of Ponca City. At the time, it was one of the largest federally funded boarding schools for Native American youth in the country. Now, a new documentary focusing on the schools nearly 100-year history premieres at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 28 on the Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA).

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OETA Special Examines the Problem with Plastics

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PBS NewsHour Presents: The Plastics Problem, 9 p.m., Nov. 27 on the Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA) examines the growing environmental threat of plastics pollution and potential alternatives.

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The Violence Paradox Examines the Perception of Peace

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Everyday it seems the news is the same; war, genocide, mass shootings. But, are things as bad as they seem? That’s the question posed in the new episode of NOVA: The Violence Paradox, premiering at 8 p.m., Nov. 20 on the Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA).

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ONR PROGRAMMING BULLETIN FOR November 22, 2019

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Oklahoma’s only statewide news broadcast, the Oklahoma News Report (ONR), airs 7 p.m. CST, every Friday night on the Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA). This award-winning broadcast offers an in-depth exploration of news and issues affecting all Oklahomans.

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For Sama Looks at One Woman’s Experience in the Syrian War

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At 9 p.m., Nov. 19, the Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA) will present the U.S. broadcast premiere of one of the year’s most critically acclaimed documentaries ― For Sama.

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Oklahoma Educator Selected to PBS KIDS Early Learning Champions Program

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Dee Liggens, school age coordinator with the Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City was recently named as one of 10 PBS KIDS 2019 Early Learning Champions.

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OETA Answers the Question of What the Durrells Did Next

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What happened after they left the Greek island of Corfu? Find out in the new one-hour documentary, What The Durrells Did Next, 6:30 p.m., Nov. 10.

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OETA Welcomes Chad Haney as New Director of External Relations

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The Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA) recently named Chad Haney as the new Director of External Relations.

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ONR PROGRAMMING BULLETIN FOR November 8, 2019

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Oklahoma’s only statewide news broadcast, the Oklahoma News Report (ONR), airs 7 p.m. CST, every Friday night on the Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA). This award-winning broadcast offers an in-depth exploration of news and issues affecting all Oklahomans.

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OETA's Kaci Ferguson Named NextGen Under 30

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OETA's own Kaci Ferguson has been names NextGen Under 30.

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Independent Lens: Made in Boise Explores a New Baby Boom

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In Boise, nurses, nail technicians, and stay-at-home mothers are choosing to become paid reproductive surrogates for people from around the world. Made in Boise offers a rare glimpse into this world by intimately following the lives of four surrogates, as they build relationships with the intended parents, prepare for the rigors of pregnancy, and navigate the mixed feelings of their own families.

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Peer Through the Iron Curtain in New OETA Drama, Line of Separation

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Line of Separation comes to OETA October 27 at 10 pm.

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