Episodes

In The Newsroom

In the Newsroom: April 2nd 2021

April 5, 2021

The newsroom discusses publisher, Jill Hunt's announced retirement from the News Press and how she impacted our local paper. The newsroom also congratulates Ashlynd Huffman's national award for her sexual assault project. T…

Grassroots: Growing Civic Engagement

Critical Conversations with Carle Santelli and Camille DeYong

April 2, 2021

Michelle and Chris are joined by Stillwater Board of Education candidates Camille DeYong and Carle Santelli for a critical conversation about our public schools and navigating the challenges of the past year. Carle Santelli’…

In The Newsroom

In the Newsroom: March 25th 2021

March 29, 2021

Listen in as Beau flubs the intro, Tanner tells us about interviewing an Oak Ridge Boy, Michelle shares the visioning process for 6th Ave., and Ashlynd gets the details on police body cameras. You'll also hear about the deci…

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Critical Conversations with Ariel Ross and Christie Hawkins

March 26, 2021

Michelle and Chris sit down with Stillwater City Council run-off candidates Ariel Ross and Christie Hawkins for a critical conversation about our community. We learn what they love about their neighborhoods, their favorite p…

Grassroots: Growing Civic Engagement

Candidate Interview Carle Santelli

March 24, 2021

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In The Newsroom

In the Newsroom: March 18th 2021

March 22, 2021

Stillwater News Press staff discuss the week's top stories. Managing Editor Beau Simmons is joined by City Editor Michelle Charles, Editor Tanner Holubar, and Reporter Ashlynd Huffman. Articles Discussed Looking back: A ti…

In The Newsroom

In the Newsroom: March 12th 2021

March 15, 2021

Stillwater News Press staff discuss the week's top stories. Managing Editor Beau Simmons is joined by City Editor Michelle Charles, Editor/Reporter Tanner Holubar, and special guest Chris Peters. Articles Discussed Teachers …

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Candidate Interview with Camille DeYong

March 13, 2021

Join Chris & Michelle as they get to know Camille DeYong, Stillwater Board of Education candidate for Ward 1. Camille tells us about growing up in Stillwater, earning 3 degrees from Oklahoma State University, and what it's l…

In The Newsroom

In the Newsroom: March 5th 2021

March 9, 2021

Stillwater News Press staff discuss the week's top stories. Managing Editor Beau Simmons is joined by City Editor Michelle Charles, Editor/Reporter Tanner Holubar, and special guest Chris Peters. Articles Discussed Stillwate…

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Part Two: Local Government with John Bartley

March 6, 2021

In part two of our chat with former Stillwater Mayor John Bartley and News Press Managing Editor Beau Simmons we discuss the role of municipal government, defining growth in Stillwater, and challenges that lay ahead for City…

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Part One: Local Elections with John Bartley and Beau Simmons

March 1, 2021

Chris and Michelle are joined by former Stillwater Mayor John Bartley and News Press Managing Editor Beau Simmons. In Part One they discuss the extraordinary interest in this year's election, John's experience on the City Co…

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Starting the conversation: Who we are and how we got here

Feb. 12, 2021

Studio Stillwater hosts Michelle Charles and Chris Peters introduce themselves, talk about what they hope to accomplish with their podcast and how you can become a part of that. Michelle is a community journalist and Chris i…

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Candidate Interview with Bryce Moody

Feb. 5, 2021

Campaign links for Bryce Moody: https://www.facebook.com/BryceforSeat4 Payne County Election Calendar http://www.paynecounty.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Scan_0005.pdf State Election Board https://oklahoma.gov/elections.ht…

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Candidate Interview with Jeanette Burkhart

Feb. 4, 2021

Campaign links for Jeanette Burkhart: https://www.facebook.com/Jeanette-Burkhart-for-Stillwater-Board-of-Education-101325105307528/ Payne County Election Calendar http://www.paynecounty.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Scan_00…

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Candidate Interview with Steve Hallgren

Feb. 3, 2021

Campaign links for Steve Hallgren: https://www.facebook.com/groups/195337681741252 Payne County Election Calendar http://www.paynecounty.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Scan_0005.pdf State Election Board https://oklahoma.gov/…

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Candidate Interview with Preston Bobo

Feb. 2, 2021

Campaign links for Preston Bobo: https://www.facebook.com/Bobo4Stillwater Payne County Election Calendar http://www.paynecounty.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Scan_0005.pdf State Election Board https://oklahoma.gov/elections…

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Candidate Interview with Christie Hawkins

Feb. 1, 2021

Guest Christie Hawkins talks with hosts Michelle Charles and Chris Peters about living in Stillwater, OK, what is important to her and why she decided to run for a seat on the Stillwater City Council. She is seeking a four-y…

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Candidate Interview with Marshall Baker

Jan. 31, 2021

Guest Marshall Baker talks with hosts Michelle Charles and Chris Peters about living in Stillwater, OK, what is important to him and why he decided to run for a seat on the Stillwater Board of Education. He is asking voters …

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Candidate Interview with Ariel Ross

Jan. 30, 2021

Guest Ariel Ross talks with hosts Michelle Charles and Chris Peters about living in Stillwater, OK, what is important to her and why she decided to run for a seat on the Stillwater City Council. She is seeking a four-year te…

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Candidate Interview Teaser

Jan. 27, 2021

Getting to know candidates as human beings. Stay tuned for our interview with Ariel Ross. Stillwater City Council Candidate... and human being.