Beginning Tuesday, October 1, 2013, Morning Edition begins an hour earlier at 5 a.m. Member feedback has indicated, that whether they are just early-risers or they are headed to PT, listeners at five am want to hear Morning Edition.
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.
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.