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Listen Frontier: Superintendent Hofmeister on a new school year amid COVID-19

This week’s episode is an interview with State Superintendent Joy Hofmeister on the plan to start a new school year as the coronavirus pandemic continues. This is Listen Frontier, a podcast exploring the investigative journalism of the Frontier and featuring conversations with those on the frontlines of Oklahoma’s most important stories. Listen to us Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Stitcher. To donate …

Listen Frontier: Unemployed and waiting in line

This week’s episode takes a closer look at the struggle many Oklahomans face to receive unemployment assistance, the state’s struggle to get information from the private company handing debit card disbursements and what it looks at when hundreds of desperate people spend hours in a line looking for help. This is Listen Frontier, a podcast exploring the …

Listen Frontier: Finding work after prison

This week’s episode of Listen Frontier features an Oklahoma man who used the prison CareerTech program to secure a job upon his release. But last month he found himself unemployed as businesses across the state were hit by the pandemic and economic slowdown.