Clinton Wieden

News Director, All Things Considered Host

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
4:55 pm
Wed November 7, 2012

Election 2012: Oklahoma County Results (Ellis, Grady, Harper, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnston, Kiowa)

Results of county elections in the KCCU broadcast area for the November 6, 2012 general election (winners in CAPS):

ELLIS COUNTY

Sheriff

DeWAYNE MILLER (REP) 1,474 82.2%

JESS BREWER (IND) 319 17.8%

GRADY COUNTY

Sheriff

Jeffrey Franklin (DEM) 4,387 22.6%

JIM WEIR (REP) 13,715 70.8%

Charles Birchell (IND) 1,281 6.6%

HARPER COUNTY

County Proposition – Household Goods Tax Exemption

FOR THE PROPOSITION – YES      814 61.1%

Against the Proposition - No       519 38.9%

JACKSON COUNTY

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KCCU News
4:49 pm
Wed November 7, 2012

Election 2012: Oklahoma County Results (Carter, Comanche, Cotton, Custer, Dewey)

Results of county elections in the KCCU broadcast area for the November 6, 2012 general election (winners in CAPS):

CARTER COUNTY

County Proposition 1 (GAPS)

FOR THE PROPOSITION – YES      8,720 52.9%

Against the Proposition – No      7,772 47.1%

County Proposition 2 (GAPS)

FOR THE PROPOSITION – YES  8,767 53.3%

Against the Proposition – No  7,672 46.7%

County Proposition 3 (GAPS)

For the Proposition – Yes  6,338 38.6%

AGAINST THE PROPOSITION – NO   10,074 61.4%

City of Ardmore Proposition 1

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KCCU News
4:43 pm
Wed November 7, 2012

Election 2012: Oklahoma County Results (Beckham, Blaine, Bryan, Caddo, Canadian)

Results of county elections in the KCCU broadcast area for the November 6, 2012 general election (winners in CAPS):

BECKHAM COUNTY

Sheriff

SCOTT JAY (DEM) 4,048 58.8%

Gail Wilhite (REP) 2,833 41.2%

BLAINE COUNTY

Sheriff

Tony Almaguer (DEM) 1,737 45.8%

MARGARETT PARMAN (REP) 2,058 54.2%

County Excise Tax

FOR THE PROPOSITION – YES      2,296 62.4%

Against the Proposition – No      1,385 37.6%

Mayor, City of Geary (unexpired term)

Harry Lee Berg                  55  14.3%

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KCCU News
4:32 pm
Wed November 7, 2012

Election 2012: Texas Statewide Results

Results of Texas statewide elections affecting the KCCU broadcast area for the November 6, 2012 general election (winners in CAPS):

RAILROAD COMMISSION

Full Term

CHRISTI CRADDICK (REP) 4,324,520 56.18%

Dale Henry (DEM) 3,046,800 39.58%

Vivekananda (Vik) Wall (LIB) 172,227 2.23%

Chris Kennedy (GRN) 153,009 1.98%

Unexpired Term

BARRY SMITHERMAN (REP) 4,524,880 73.78%

Jaime O. Perez (LIB) 1,122,792 18.30%

Josh Wendel (GRN) 484,824 7.90%

BOARD OF EDUCATION

District 9

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KCCU News
4:27 pm
Wed November 7, 2012

Election 2012: Oklahoma State Questions

Results of the Oklahoma State Question votes for the November 6, 2012 general election:

OKLAHOMA STATE QUESTIONS

SQ 758

FOR THE PROPOSAL – YES            856,711 67.7%

Against the Proposal – No            408,325 32.3%

SQ 759

FOR THE PROPOSAL – YES            744,554 59.2%

Against the Proposal – No            513,246 40.8%

SQ 762

FOR THE PROPOSAL – YES            743,865 59.2%

Against the Proposal – No            513,134 40.8%

SQ 764

FOR THE PROPOSAL – YES            705,036 56.7%

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