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Listen Frontier is a podcast exploring the investigative journalism of The Frontier and featuring conversations with those on the frontlines of Oklahoma's most important stories. At The Frontier, our mission is to hold public officials accountable, give a voice to the powerless and tell the stories that others are afraid to tell, or that illuminate the lives of people in our community. We will shine a light on hypocrisy, fraud, abuse and wrongdoing at all levels in our community and state. We will delve into complex issues and explain them to our readers, arming them with the information they need to make change.

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Listen Frontier is a podcast exploring the investigative journalism of The Frontier and featuring conversations with those on the frontlines of Oklahoma's most important stories. At The Frontier, our mission is to hold public officials accountable, give a voice to the powerless and tell the stories that others are afraid to tell, or that illuminate the lives of people in our community. We will shine a light on hypocrisy, fraud, abuse and wrongdoing at all levels in our community and state. We will delve into complex issues and explain them to our readers, arming them with the information they need to make change.

    As Oklahoma’s medical marijuana industry booms, regulators struggle to keep up

    As Oklahoma’s medical marijuana industry booms, regulators struggle to keep up

    Loopholes in state residency requirements have led to an influx of out-of-state investment through ‘ghost owners.’

    • 4 min
    Listen Frontier: David Holt on conservative politics, his American Indian heritage, the Oklahoma City Thunder and more

    Listen Frontier: David Holt on conservative politics, his American Indian heritage, the Oklahoma City Thunder and more

    On this edition of Listen Frontier, Oklahoma City Mayor David Holt sits down with me to talk about, among other things: Oklahoma City’s voter base, how he labels himself politically, how long he wants to be mayor, his American Indian heritage, and his thought process behind which topics he chooses to weigh in on.

    • 38 min
    The Omicron variant is likely in Oklahoma. What now?

    The Omicron variant is likely in Oklahoma. What now?

    The Omicron variant has not been found in Oklahoma as of this recording, though state health officials are certain it’s already spreading here.
    The variant has the potential to cripple hospitals if health officials are right about its extreme transmissibility, and it is hitting the country right before millions plan to gather for the holidays.
    On today’s Listen Frontier Podcast, I talk with Tulsa County Health Department Director Bruce Dart about the Omicron variant – What we know about it and what we don't, and what you can and should do to keep yourselves safe over the holidays.

    • 19 min
    Bigler Stouffer speaks ahead of his execution

    Bigler Stouffer speaks ahead of his execution

    Bigler Stouffer is set to be executed on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021. 24 hours before his execution, he spoke with The Frontier about his feelings about being the second person to be executed this year following a six-year moratorium on usage of the death penalty in Oklahoma.

    • 15 min
    Oklahoma resumes executions with hints of past problems

    Oklahoma resumes executions with hints of past problems

    Dylan Goforth and Ben Felder discuss the execution of John Grant on Oct. 28, which included details that raised questions about the state's ability to resume executions without problems.

    • 25 min
    Board recommends commuting Julius Jones’ sentence from death to life

    Board recommends commuting Julius Jones’ sentence from death to life

    Ben Felder and Dylan Goforth discuss the parole board's recent vote to commute Jones' sentence from death to life. Jones will now wait on the governor to ultimately decide on whether to accept the commutation request.

    • 24 min

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