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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KCCU News
9:21 am
Tue August 13, 2013

A New Format for Local News - The Texoma Report

Beginning August 5, KCCU has revamped its local news coverage! Now, each day will feature The Texoma Report, a local newscast airing in the bottom of each hour during Morning Edition and All Things Considered.

Broadcasts will originate with All Things Considered and replay during Morning Edition, giving The Texoma Report a normal schedule of Monday-Thursday during ATC and Tuesday-Friday during Morning Edition. The Friday afternoon segment from Quartz Mountain Nature Park remains unchanged.

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KCCU News
12:30 pm
Mon July 1, 2013

Change of Command at Altus AFB

The 97th Air Mobility Wing in formation for review.
Clinton Wieden KCCU

A change of command ceremony was held June 27th for the 97th Air Mobility Wing at Altus Air Force Base. KCCU's Clinton Wieden has this report.

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KCCU News
2:34 pm
Mon June 24, 2013

PRNDI Honor Highlights KCCU's 2013 Awards List

PRNDI Treasurer Bob Beck presents an award for multimedia presentation to KCCU reporter Mitch Watson at the organization’s awards banquet in Cleveland, Ohio on June 22, 2013.
Credit Clinton Wieden / KCCU

A national award from Public Radio News Directors Incorporated (PRNDI), one of the highest honors in public radio broadcasting, has capped the list of accolades KCCU has received for work completed in 2012 by news director Clinton Wieden and reporter Mitch Watson.

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KCCU News
5:24 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Cameron University Dedicates McMahon Field

Assembled guests at the dedication of Cameron University's new softball field and athletics center.
Clinton Wieden KCCU

WEB EXCLUSIVE

A ceremony held Tuesday saw Cameron University dedicate a new softball field and athletic center, the first completed project of Campus Master Plan 2025 and the final project of the presidency of Dr. Cindy Ross.

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KCCU News
9:12 pm
Fri May 10, 2013

Breaking: Dr. John McArthur Named Cameron University President

Dr. John McArthur, incoming president of Cameron University.
Credit Office of Public Affairs / Cameron University

In an release sent late Friday afternoon, Cameron University announced the selection of Dr. John McArthur as the institution's 17th president. He will take over effective July 1, replacing the retiring Dr. Cindy Ross.

McArthur has served as Cameron's provost since 2006, overseeing the academic areas of the university and working on major university initiatives. Prior to that appointment, he served as the dean of CU's School of Science and Technology.

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