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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 July 8-12.

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The federal government is seeking its slice of Oklahoma’s recent $270 million settlement with Purdue Pharmaceuticals, and the bill could be millions of dollars.

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KOSU and The Spy are pleased to announce the addition of a new music show to our Sunday night music lineup.

The Mean Hustle Broad Cast is a weekly radio show created, produced, and hosted by Ali Harter-Street, featuring an all-female music line-up. The show is an extension of Ali's The Mean Hustle Project, which aims to create powerful platforms for girls & women in every industry to showcase the work they are already doing and to discuss the work they have ahead of them.

Every Tuesday, The Spy adds new music to its rotation. Here are the adds for the week of July 2, 2019. This playlist includes firework songs and singles from Blossoms, Howard Jones, The Alarm and many more.

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Native American actor Wes Studi has appeared in more than 80 film and television productions — including "The Last of the Mohicans," "Dances with Wolves" and "Avatar" — portraying Indigenous characters with nuance and authenticity.

Now, he's set to become the first Native American to win an Oscar.

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Enter below for a chance to win tickets to see Broncho, Colourmusic and Deerpeople in concert on Friday, July 12, 2019 at Tower Theatre in Oklahoma City.

The contest closes on midnight of Monday, July 8, 2019. You can buy tickets to the concert here.

**This contest has ended. Winners will be chosen and notified soon. Thank you!**

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A new law taking effect this week cracks down on stalled trains at intersections.

Under House Bill 2472, local officials can issue a fine of up to $1,000 if a train blocks traffic with a public highway or street for more than ten minutes.

Davis Police Chief Dan Cooper says a stalled train on Highway 7 recently meant his officers took 20 minutes to respond to a call two and a half blocks from his police station.

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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 July 1-5.

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