Beginning Friday, July 11 at 7pm, ONR will air as a 30-minute program that will also be available online.
Managing Editor Dick Pryor and his team are developing a newscast strategy that will be designed to provide broadcast viewers and digital users meaningful Oklahoma content, value-added resources and an enhanced educational experience. On Fridays, ONR will be followed by Washington Week with Gwen Ifill at 7:30pm. PBS Arts programming (Great Performances, concert specials, etc.) will air starting at 8pm.
Other programming changes include: Charlie Rose: The Week is moving to Sunday afternoons at 12:30pm and beginning Sunday, July 13, Oklahoma Forum will return to 1pm. Also in response to viewer demand, The McLaughlin Group will move back to Sundays at 1:30pm. Here's a full schedule of the new Sunday afternoon lineup which will take effect starting July 13:
12 Noon Washington Week with Gwen Ifill
12:30 PM Charlie Rose The Week
1:00 PM Oklahoma Forum
1:30 PM McLaughlin Group
2:00 PM ONR
2:30 PM Religion & Ethics Newsweekly
3:00 PM Oklahoma Horizon
3:30 PM Oklahoma Gardening
4:00 PM Travel programming