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Arctic explorer Lonnie Dupre on his third attempt at Denali & his recently published memoir, "Life on Ice"

Buck chatted Mar. 8 with  explorer Lonnie Dupre, recently back from his third unsuccessful attempt to summit Denali solo in January. Lonnie talks about what went wrong, what he might do differently on a fourth try, and more. His memoir, "Life on Ice," is up for a MN Book Award and a NE Minnesota Book Award.


Meteorologist Carol Christenson

Just about average weather for mid-March

There’s still some snow in the forecast and the temps will remain mild. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with meteorologist Carol Christianson about weather par for the course in March.


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Historian & author Prof. Elaine Tyler May on International Women's Day

Ann Possis spoke with Prof. Elaine Tyler May of the U of Minn. on International Women's Day, Mar. 8. Prof. May is a historian whose work focuses on the intersections of gender, sexuality, domestic culture and politics. She reflected on what has been accomplished by and on behalf of women, as well as what still needs to be done to bring women into full equality with men.


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Northern Sky: Jupiter, Saturn & Comet PanSTARRS

Deane Morrison is a science writer at the University of Minnesota, where she authors the Minnesota Starwatch column.


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School News from Sawtooth Mtn. Elementary, March 11

This week in Sawtooth Elementary School News, Youth Radio Producers Sterling Anderson and Mara MacDonell visited 3rd grade teacher Lorelei Livingston to learn more about her class’ Oj


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Weekend Outdoors with Larry Weber: March 9th

Local naturalist and retired teacher Larry Weber joins us each Saturday morning to share his observations on what's going on in the great outdoors.


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Weekend News Roundup for February 9

Each weekend WTIP news produces a round up of the news stories they’ve been following this week.


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How to Tame the Inner Critic - March 9, 2013

We can learn to quiet our inner critic.  Dr Jill Bolte Taylor calls this "response-ability".


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Youth Show March 7

This week on the show, we bring you a new edition of Cook County Middle School News, a fun interview with Cook County High School Track Team, and members from the CCHS Boys Basketball Team share their


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Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Track about upcoming season

The CCHS Track Team has just started their season. They joined youth producer Mara MacDonell on the Youth Show this week to share their thoughts about practice and why they run.


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Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Boys Basketball on playoffs

The Cook County High School Boys Basketball Team will go up against Fond du Lac Ojibwe in the first round of the playoffs on March 7.


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Mystery Noise: March 7

Take a listen to this week's "Mystery Noise," a feature on the Thursday PM Youth Show!


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Youth Radio Project: Another Without

Czarina is a Youth Radio Project producer and poet. Each week, she shares an original poem on the Youth Show. In this week's poem, she shares a poem titled "Another Without."


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School News from Cook County Middle School, March 8

Last week, Cook County Middle School students enjoyed a day away from school. They participated in the winter Exploratory Day event.  Students had a variety of options to choose from.


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Wildersmith March 8

Whew, a week of March has come and gone already. Our semi-winter continues in the upper Gunflint.


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