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Oklahoma’s News Channel 4’s Kevin Ogle is an Emmy award winning journalist who anchors the 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. weeknight news with Linda Cavanaugh.
In addition to his responsibilities as news anchor, Kevin moderates Flashpoint, a political affairs talk show with Mike Turpen and Krik Humphreys.
In 1993, Kevin joined the News Channel 4 team as weekend anchor and weekday reporter. He has also worked in radio and print.
Kevin has received various awards for reporting. He was honored with a Heart Land Emmy Award for his special: “Survivor’s Story”. He won another Heart Land Emmy for the commentary: “A Real Oklahoman”, an update of his father Jack’s commentary from 1984. He was nominated for an Emmy in 1998 for his feature Power of Prayer. The Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters awarded Kevin the 2004 Outstanding Achievement Award for Best Feature on his reporting of Survivor’s Story.
The Arkansas Associated Press first place reporting award for the documentary The Family Farm: The New York Times Company Broadcast Group awarded Kevin the 2004 Chairman’s Team Award for his efforts in KFOR’s Triple Cast Election Watch Team on the night of the presidential election, November 2004.
Kevin attended Kansas State University and Oklahoma State University. Kevin and his family live in Edmond.

Recent Articles
  • Echoes of the tragedy: The Edmond Post Office Massacre

    “If we had hesitated 30 seconds or a minute, I wouldn’t be here,” said retired postal worker Jerry Reed. He was talking about that day 30 years ago when the eyes of the nation were transfixed and horrified at what was happening at the Edmond Post office. Patrick Sherrill, a part-time mail deliverer, walked into the post office on Broadway in downtown Edmond with 3 handguns early in the morning of August 20th 1986. When he was finished firing, 14 […]

  • Echoes of the tragedy: The Edmond Post Office Massacre

    EDMOND, Okla. — This past weekend marked the 30 year anniversary of one of the nation’s worst mass shootings – The Edmond Post Office Massacre. A disgruntled post office employee armed with 3 handguns killed 14 people and then himself during a morning rampage. Tuesday night Kevin Ogle takes a look back with a survivor and police who were on the scene that awful day as the eyes of the nation were transfixed and horrified at what happened inside the post office […]

  • THE RANT: Open Topic Night

    OPEN TOPIC NIGHT! YOU’RE IN CHARGE! It’s your turn to pick the topic on The Rant! Send your personal rant or rave, then look for your comments tonight after the Rio Games on NewsChannel 4!

  • The Rant: Durant’s D-Day in Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – It is something that is on the minds of the Thunder faithful. According to ESPN, the Thunder are scheduled to host Kevin Durant as a Golden State Warrior for the first time in February of next year. Will you cheer or jeer KD when he comes back to play at the Peake?

  • THE RANT: Guns On Campus

    Some are outraged, some support it but, either way, it is now legal to carry a concealed weapon on Texas college campuses, including the University of Texas in Austin. The governor of Texas just signed that bill into law. University leaders at OU, OSU and UCO are adamantly against it here. How about you?

  • Candy shop owner spending hundreds to bring smiles to soldiers overseas

    STILLWATER, Okla. – A lot of sweet things flow out of the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory store in Stillwater. In addition to delicious treats bringing a smile to local residents’ faces, Janna Boyer is working to spread happiness overseas. For every pound of fudge someone buys, Boyer donates a pound to the troops. She has shipped hundreds of pounds of chocolate to our service men and women, and has paid the hundreds of dollars of shipping fees out of her […]

  • THE RANT: Busted by Bernie

    It looks like the “Bernie or Bust” movement at the Democratic National Convention is getting busted by Bernie himself. Bernie Sanders is telling his most dedicated followers it’s time to let bygones be bygones and FULLY support Hillary Clinton against Donald Trump. You think his supporters will follow his marching orders?

  • The Rant: Convention conundrum

    Last week, Trump had to deal with anti-Trump delegates at his convention and now at the democratic conventionn Hillary Clinton dealing with the resignation of the Democratic Party chairwoman. This after emails among party officials surfaced appearing to show coordinated efforts to help Clinton at the expense of her rivals in the Democratic primaries. What do you make of this new controversy?

  • THE RANT: Melania’s Mistake?

    Melania Trump’s speech to the Republican National Convention. You’ve seen the headlines. The Associated Press reporting “two passages – each 30 words or longer – matched a 2008 Democratic convention address by Michelle Obama nearly word-for-word.” The uproar over allegations of plagiarism is dominating the news out of the convention. What are your thoughts on the controversy?

  • The Rant: Police protection

    OKLAHOMA CITY – After the Baton Rouge police shootings, Oklahoma City Police Chief Bill Citty says he has changed his mind. Last week, the chief was against officers carrying personal rifles in their patrol cars but after the police killings in Louisiana, Chief Citty will now allow qualified field officers to carry approved personal rifles in the field. Do you support his move?  Why or why not?

  • Purcell man kidnaps woman after bonding out of jail, on the run

    When officers saw Michael Lee Baillie’s vehicle fly by, they knew exactly who he was. “He had a suspended driver’s license,” Purcell Police Department Detective Scott Stephens said. He led officers on a chase that was caught on an officer’s body cam video. That was back on June 27, and he was arrested and taken to jail. Baillie soon bonded out, and police say then kidnapped a woman. “He kept her in the house, would not let her leave, restrained her in the […]