Youth Voices Stories

Junior-Senior Banquet (TonySimkin/Flickr)

Youth Radio interviews junior Megan Lehto about Junior-Senior Banquet

This week on the Youth Show, we talked with junior Megan Lehto about her experience planning and attending the Junior-Senior Banquet.


Graduation (shiladsen/Flickr)

Class of 2013 Valedictorian & Salutatorian on graduation

Graduation has finally arrived for the Class of 2013.


Uganda (sweggs/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews student Michaela Peterson on 2014 Uganda trip

Cook County High School student Michaela Peterson of the Class of 2013 has big plans for next year.


Paul Eiler & Ann Sullivan fill us in on hunter safety in this interview (Anders Lanzen/Flickr)

Instructors Paul Eiler & Ann Sullivan on firearm & hunter safety

Paul Eiler & Ann Sullivan are both instructors for the Cook County firearm & hunter safety course.


Cook County ISD 166

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS counselor Brian Hackbarth

Brian Hackbarth is the guidance counselor at Cook County Schools, and there's a lot that goes into his job.


CCHS Band Director Kerri Bilben & student Bjorn Johnson discuss upcoming concert (Conrad Kuiper/Flickr)

CCHS Band Director Kerri Bilben & student Bjorn Johnson on Spring Band Concert

Cook County High School Band Director Kerri Bilben, along with student Bjorn Johnson, joined us in the studio this week to discuss the upcoming Spring Band Concert. Check it out!


YRPers speak with Jim Wiinanen about youth & emergency management in this interview (lincolnblues/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews Jim Wiinanen on youth & emergency management

County Emergency Management Coordinator Jim Wiinanen joined us in the studio the week to talk about the role that youth play in the county emergency management, as well as volunteer opportunities at t


The Playhouse presents "First Baptist of Ivy Gap" April 25, 26 & 28 and May 2-5

Playhouse Director Sue Hennessy & castmember Sarah Larsen on "First Baptist of Ivy Gap"

In this Youth Radio Project interview, host Sterling Anderson talks with director Sue Hennessy and cast member Sarah Larsen about the Grand Marais Playhouse’s upcoming Spring play, “First


Students share their "This I Believe" essays with the YRP this week (Tony Hall/Flickr)

"This I Believe" Essay Readings: Part 6

Teacher Sarah Malkovich has been working with her students over the past few weeks to write "This I Believe" essays as part of her exploratory class.


Youth Radio speaks with CCHS Baseball in this interview (Karen Kleis/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Baseball Team

This week on the show, we were joined in the studio by CCHS Baseball Team Coach Jorgenson, along with team members Colin Everson, Joe Borud, and Thomas Anderson.