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Weekend Outdoors with Larry Weber: November 17th

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 Wrap for November 23, 2012

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

Should students involved in extracurricular activities be tested for drug use? (Charles Kaiser/Flickr)

Night of the Notorious: Katie Vander Heiden on student drug testing

Should high schoolers participating in extracurricular activities be drug tested? College in the Schools Writing student Katie Vander Heiden will be looking into that question in the coming weeks.

Snow & Needles (Eli Sagor/Flickr)

Wildersmith: November 23

Back in the woods once more, after another whirlwind trip to Iowa to care for some family illness matters. It’s great to be home to the sereneness of border country.

WTIP over the Thanksgiving Holiday

Youth producer Michaela Peterson checks in over Thanksgiving

Over the holiday week, Youth Radio Project producer Michaela Peterson was on the road with her family, headed to St. Louis, Missouri.

Arctic Bay, Nunavut (Photo by Baine/Flickr)

Points North: Kantner makes life in the Arctic come alive

In recent weeks I’ve played email and telephone tag with Seth Kantner of Kotzebue, Alaska, attempting to set up an interview.

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Dayton administration seeks citizen input on environment

(Click on audio mp3 above to hear a recent interview with Minnesota Department of Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson, chair of the Environmental Quality Board (EQB), on this topic.)

Beau Larson and Carl Hansen

West End News: November 22

Beau Larson and Carl Hansen from Lutsen and Tofte are independent filmmakers who are both graduates of the University of Montana Media Arts program and Cook County High School.  They recently col

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"Shift Your Shopping" holiday campaign underway

(Click on audio mp3 above to hear a recent interview with AMIBA co-founder Jeff Milchen, on this topic.)

Whitetail deer

Preliminary 2012 firearm deer harvest numbers released

Minnesota hunters harvested 151,400 deer so far during the 2012 early firearm season, according to preliminary numbers announced today by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.The late season

Youth Radio Project Mix

Youth Radio Project Mix

on WTIP Saturday 2-3pm.

Join youth hosts on Saturday afternoons for an hour of contemporary music! This show is hosted, engineered and produced by local students.

Youth Radio Project

Youth Radio Project Show

is not currently scheduled.
Commentary & interviews from a youth perspective

The Youth Radio Project Show is hosted, engineered and produced by students living in the Cook County area.

Gray Wolf - photo by Tracy Brooks, USFWS

DNR wolf specialist Dan Stark on Minnesota's inaugural wolf hunt

The early season for Minnesota's first regulated wolf hunt has closed with nearly 150 wolves killed.


Anishinaabe Way: Wendy Quade

Wendy Quade has taught Anishinaabemowin and American History at Cloquet Sr. High School for ten years. In this edition of Anishinaabe Way, Ms. Quade and her students share their hard work in learning how to speak the Ojibwe language.

Ms. Quade also discusses the importance of indigenous language retention and cultural history curriculum in our schools.

Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: November 15

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

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