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Youth Radio Project Show

Youth Radio Project

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Commentary & interviews from a youth perspective

The Youth Radio Project Show is hosted, engineered and produced by students living in the Cook County area. Tune in each week to hear fresh interviews, commentaries and features, all from a youth perspective. Support for WTIP’s Youth Radio Project comes in part from the state of Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


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Ancient Currency

Wtip Youth Radio's Linnea, takes us on an exploration of ancient currencies!

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Eric Thomas Emerging Artist Award seeking applicants

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The Grand Marais Art Colony recently announced the Eric Thomas Emerging Artist Award.  Youth Radio Project hosts Sean MacDonnell and Lynden Blomberg spoke with Art Colony Director Amy Demmer, ISD 166 Art Teacher Mary MacDonald and selection committee member Michael McHugh.

The Grand Marais Art Colony and Leah Thomas are excited to announce the creation of the Eric Thomas Emerging Artist Award, in memory of Leah’s brother Eric (1956 - 2013).  This annual scholarship will provide full tuition and cost of materials for a young Cook County artist to attend a Grand Marais Art Colony class of their choice.
 
This scholarship is open to youth who are currently a sophomore or junior in highschool.

Application can be found here and is due April 23.
 


 
Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

School News from Sawtooth Mtn. Elementary, May 27

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Do you remember anticipating the beginning of summer vacation?  Here’s what the 4th graders in Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School had to say about the upcoming break.


 
Cook County Schools

School News from Cook County Middle School, May 24

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On May 28th, Cook County Middle School 7th graders will be enjoying a trip up to the end of the Gunflint Trail. In this edition of School News, Middle School instructors April Wahlstrom and Dorie Carlson explain why.


 
Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

School News from Sawtooth Mtn. Elementary, May 13

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The Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School Project Fair will be held May 16th. In this edition of School News, Melissa Dressely, the volunteer project coordinator, explains more about the event.


 
Cook C ounty Schools campus

School News from Cook County Middle School, May 10

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Have you ever wanted to play with bugs?  Perhaps you should go back to 7th grade science.  In this edition of Cook County Middle School News, instructor Sarah Malkovich explains what's going on in middle schoool science.


 
Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

School News from Sawtooth Mtn. Elementary, May 6

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There's a lot going on at Sawtooth Elementary School. In this edition of Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School News, Principal Gwen Carman brings us the latest elementary news.


 
Cook County Schools

School News from Cook County Middle School, May 3

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In Cook County Middle School, 7th grade students are exposed to a quarter-long Spanish language class. In this edition of School News, Spanish teacher Kristin Carlsgaard shares more about it.


 
Cook County Schools

School News from Cook County Middle School, April 26

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For anyone born in 1980 or later, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources requires hunters to have Firearm Safety instruction. In this edition of School News, instructors Paul Eiler and Ann Sullivan tell us more about the program.


 
Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

School News from Sawtooth Mtn. Elementary, April 22

Every spring, 5th grade Sawtooth Mountain Elementary students travel to Wolf Ridge Environmental Center for a winter learning experience. In this edition of School News, Madison and Emma tell us all about this experience.