Oklahoma's Own Originals

Griffin Communications is proud to produce original, top-notch programming that keeps Oklahomans safe, informed and entertained.

These Oklahoma's Own Originals are created locally by our award-winning teams in Oklahoma City and Tulsa. The 30-minute and hour-long television specials are shared on News 9 and News On 6, News9.com and NewsOn6.com, and our OTT apps available to download for free on Apple TV, Roku, and Amazon Fire TV.

The search for answers after families were forced out of 160 units at Vista Shadow Mountain apartments spans from Tulsa to New Jersey to Israel.

6 Investigates: Tracking Down The Owners Of Tulsa Apartment Complex Forced To Close

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6 Investigates: Questions Linger Months After Forced Closure Of Tulsa Apartment Complex

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It's been nearly three months since those living in 160 units at Vista Shadow Mountain were forced from their homes, and some are still living in hotels. News On 6's Brian Dorman investigates what happened and what's being done to help.
It has been a tumultuous time in the state and for the mayors of its two biggest cities, unlike anything they have ever had to navigate before.

Oklahoma Allies: Tulsa, OKC Mayors Reflect On Pandemic Partnership

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Come On Down! Oklahomans Remember Winning Moments On ‘The Price Is Right’

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The Price Is Right is celebrating 50 fun-filled seasons. For some lucky Oklahoma contestants, the show changed their lives.
Of the nearly 3,000 people who died on  September 11th, 2001, seven had ties to Oklahoma. 
News On 6's Craig Day introduces us to two of those families in an Oklahoma's Own Original.

Families Remember Oklahomans Lost In September 11th Attacks

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1st & Football - News On 6

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News On 6 aired “Oklahoma’s Own Originals: 1st & Football” on August 31 at 9 p.m. to give fans a preview of what to expect this year on the gridiron.
News 9 aired “Oklahoma’s Own Originals: 1st & Football” on August 31 at 9 p.m. to give fans a preview of what to expect this year on the gridiron.

1st & Football - News 9

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Service & Sacrifice: Oklahoma Veterans Reflect On War In Afghanistan

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For 20 years, thousands of Oklahoma's own have put their lives on the line in Afghanistan. Two decades later, local veterans watched the war end as it began, with the Taliban in control of the country.
There's a growing trend nationwide to sell all you have & hit the road for a more adventurous way of life. News on 6 met an Oklahoma family who is leaving city life to start their "never-ending road trip." 

Never-Ending Road Trip: An Oklahoma Family’s New Life As RV Nomads

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Tulsa Race Massacre: 100 Years Later - News 9

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“Oklahoma’s Own Originals: Tulsa Race Massacre: 100 Years Later” aired commercial free on Friday, May 28 from 8 – 9 p.m. statewide on both News On 6 and News 9. The special is also available to watch online at NewsOn6.com and News9.com and through our OTT apps available to download for free on Apple TV, Roku, and Amazon Fire TV. The one-hour television special remembered the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre – one of Tulsa’s darkest days – ahead of the centennial.
“Oklahoma’s Own Originals: Tulsa Race Massacre: 100 Years Later” aired commercial free on Friday, May 28 from 8 – 9 p.m. statewide on both News On 6 and News 9. The special is also available to watch online at NewsOn6.com and News9.com and through our OTT apps available to download for free on Apple TV, Roku, and Amazon Fire TV. The one-hour television special remembered the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre – one of Tulsa’s darkest days – ahead of the centennial.

Tulsa Race Massacre: 100 Years Later - News On 6

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Trips on a Tankful - News 9

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Are you looking for safe places to visit without breaking the bank on gas money? There are all kinds of places just waiting to be explored and they're only a gas tank away. "Oklahoma's Own Originals: Trips on a Tankful" highlights both local and regional destinations you'll want to check out.
Are you looking for safe places to visit without breaking the bank on gas money? There are all kinds of places just waiting to be explored and they're only a gas tank away. "Oklahoma's Own Originals: Trips on a Tankful" highlights both local and regional destinations you'll want to check out.

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Holiday Adventures - News 9

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We could all use a break this holiday season, and there are plenty of places to safely visit in Oklahoma to help us unwind! News 9 explores some of the fun getaways in our state in "Oklahoma's Own Originals: Holiday Adventures".
We could all use a break this holiday season, and there are plenty of places to safely visit in Oklahoma to help us unwind! News On 6 explores some of the fun getaways in our state in "Oklahoma's Own Originals: Holiday Adventures".

Holiday Adventures - News On 6

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First & Football - News 9

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Oklahoma’s Own Originals: First & Football features Dean Blevins, John Holcomb and Dusty Dvoracek taking an in-depth look at the upcoming college football season and what you can expect this year on the gridiron. It's been a strange offseason, but these in-state teams are talent-rich and ready to roll.
Oklahoma’s Own Originals: First & Football features Dean Blevins, John Holcomb and Dusty Dvoracek taking an in-depth look at the upcoming college football season and what you can expect this year on the gridiron. It's been a strange offseason, but these in-state teams are talent-rich and ready to roll.

First & Football - News On 6

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Summer Staycations - News 9

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Summer getaways are the perfect time to relax, unwind, and have some fun and you can do it all without leaving Oklahoma! Join us as we check out some perfect Sooner State Summer Staycation destinations.
Summer getaways are the perfect time to relax, unwind, and have some fun and you can do it all without leaving Oklahoma! Join us as we check out some perfect Sooner State Summer Staycation destinations.

Summer Staycations - News On 6

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State Fair Stories - News 9

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Missing the State Fair this year? We all are! That's why News 9's Robin Marsh and Lacie Lowry are bringing you the best State Fair memories from years gone by.
Join News On 6 for a look back at some amazing stories from Tulsa State Fairs gone by -- and a look at what's still happening along the midway. It's an Oklahoma's Own Originals special: "State Fair Stories."

State Fair Stories - News On 6

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The Storm Chasers

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Oklahoma’s Own News 9 is proud to share this original documentary with you. Join David Payne, Marty Logan and Val & Amy Castor as they look back on three events that shaped our state and touched their lives like only Oklahoma weather can.
We could all use Something Good right now. Join us as we feature positive stories of Amazing Oklahomans doing great things in their communities.

Something Good - News 9

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Something Good - News On 6

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We could all use Something Good right now. Join us as we feature positive stories of Amazing Oklahomans doing great things in their communities.
Oklahoma’s Own News 9 knows how important it is to come together in support of one another as the nation continues to face uncertainty during the COVID-19 pandemic. Join us for Oklahoma Together, an uplifting statewide special focusing on the positive stories going on in Oklahoma.

Oklahoma Together - News 9

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Oklahoma Together - News On 6

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Oklahoma’s Own News On 6 knows how important it is to come together in support of one another as the nation continues to face uncertainty during COVID-19 pandemic. Join us for Oklahoma Together, an uplifting statewide special focusing on the positive stories going on in Oklahoma.
Oklahoma’s Own News 9 takes you on the journey our state has been on since that fateful morning that changed us 25 years ago. During this commercial free hour, we will look back on that day and honor those killed, those injured and those changed forever.

We Remember: 25 Years Later - News 9

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We Remember: 25 Years Later - News On 6

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Oklahoma’s Own News On 6 takes you on the journey our state has been on since that fateful morning that changed us 25 years ago. During this commercial free hour, we will look back on that day and honor those killed, those injured and those changed forever.
Carina Brianne Saunders was more than a “body in a duffel bag.” She was a beautiful 19-year-old with big dreams, according to her parents. Carina was born on July 17, 1992, and almost immediately discovered her unique ability to bring smiles to the faces of her loved ones. Her parents say that she was a happy baby, a precocious little girl, and a curious teenager.

My Daughter's Murder

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Missing Not Forgotten

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Join News On 6's Lori Fullbright for this Oklahoma's Own Original as she looks into the growing crisis of missing Oklahomans and shares the stories of the missing in hopes that you can help us reunite them with loved ones or find answers.