Local headlines for Thursday, September 19, 2019:


The national average price for corn this season is back to $3.60 a bushel, about where it’s been most of this year except for an early-season spike ($4.16 in July) before the size and quality of the crop was known. 

That’s not great news for corn growers, and for the ethanol part of the market, the latest U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates are even worse.

Every Tuesday, The Spy adds new music to its rotation. Here are the adds for the week of September 17, 2019. This week's playlist includes a new song by Dear Boy, a single off of (Sandy) Alex G's latest album, and a song by girl in red released ahead of her North American tour, and so much more.

Headlines for Tuesday, September 17, 2019

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KOSU intern Brooklynn LiCastro recently interviewed Annie Griffiths ahead of her presentations in Oklahoma City and Norman. Griffiths is a photographer for National Geographic and the founder of a non-profit called Ripple Effect Images, which works to empower women and children in developing countries and share their stories of strength.

Headlines for Monday, September 16, 2019:

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Every week, the Oklahoma Music Minute gives a run down of where you can see live music. There is so much great music being played in the state and we encourage you to get out and see some of these musicians live! Here are our picks for the week of September 16.

From TV and radio ads to advertisements on and radio to the steady flow of news stories, it has been difficult to ignore Epic Charter Schools lately. With multiple ongoing investigations into the school’s finances and enrollment, here is a comprehensive look at what has transpired and what it could mean for future state policy.

Why Is Epic Under Investigation?

This Week in Oklahoma Politics, KOSU's Michael Cross talks with Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill and ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel about Epic Virtual Charter School calling for an investigation of State Senator Ron Sharp over "defamation" of the institution, Oklahoma still ranks second in the number of uninsured people in the state and more people are getting recommendation for commutations and paroles.

Local headlines for Friday, September 13, 2019: