Clinton Wieden

News Director

Clinton Wieden serves as the News Director for KCCU. His duties include overseeing the station's local news coverage, reporting on stories of local interest, and hosting the daily newscast The Texoma Report.

A native of northwest Oklahoma, Clinton is an alumnus of Oklahoma State University, holding both a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism & Broadcasting (with a minor in Geography) and a Master of Science degree in Mass Communications. Professionally, he is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists and the Radio Television Digital News Association.

Clinton has received multiple awards for his work as a journalist. He is proud to have been honored by the Oklahoma Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, the Oklahoma Associated Press Broadcasters, the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters, and the Radio Television Digital News Association.

Prior to joining the KCCU team, Clinton worked at KRPS-FM in Pittsburg, Kansas, where he was a features producer and the local host for Morning Edition and All Things Considered. As an OSU student, he worked as a student reporter for KOSU-FM and as the lead sports columnist for the campus newspaper, The Daily O’Collegian. Clinton also has experience with student-run radio and public address announcing for sporting events.

Clinton has been involved with music for most of his life. He continues this involvement as a member of the CU/Lawton Community Band, CU/Lawton Community Jazz Ensemble, and the Chisholm Trail Municipal Band in Duncan, and as a member of the Board of Directors of the Band Alumni Chapter of the OSU Alumni Association. In his free time, Clinton is also interested in history, politics, sports, and pop culture, and enjoys reading a good book.

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A ceremony held Friday at Cameron University saw State Senator Don Barrington honored by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education for his dedication to serving the state’s colleges and universities. KCCU's Clinton Wieden has this report.

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Silver-Line Plastics announced Wednesday that it will be expanding its Lawton production facility. KCCU’s Clinton Wieden was on hand for the announcement at Lawton City Hall and has this report.

A listening session was held at Fort Sill on Wednesday to allow community leaders from Lawton-Fort Sill to present information to U.S. Army personnel on the potential socioeconomic impact of upcoming force reductions. KCCU's Clinton Wieden has this report.

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Preliminary winners of races and results of ballot measures affecting the KCCU broadcast area in the 2014 Oklahoma elections (all races yet to be certified):

Governor: Mary Fallin (R)

Lt. Governor: Todd Lamb (R)

Superintendent of Public Instruction: Joy Hofmeister (R)

Commissioner of Labor: Mark Costello (R)

US Senate: Jim Inhofe (R)

US Senate (unexpired term): James Lankford (R)

US House, District 2: Markwayne Mullin (R)

US House, District 3: Frank Lucas (R)

US House, District 4: Tom Cole (R)

Office of Rep. Joe Dorman

Recently, KCCU spoke with Rep. Joe Dorman (D-Rush Springs), Democratic candidate for Oklahoma Governor and House District 65 representative, about his campaign and current legislative efforts. This interview originally aired in two parts and is presented online in its entirety.

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