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Youth Show February 28

This week on the show, we bring you a new edition of Cook County Middle School News (this one's a fun one!).


Students discussing progress with Isle Royale Park Rangers

Youth Radio Project interviews Michigan high school students on Isle Royale robotics project

Students at the Dollar Bay High School in Dollar Bay, Michigan were recently honored by the National Park Service for work they are doing with aquatic robotics to combat invasive species on Isle Royal


Girls Hockey (Bill Brine/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews Silver Bay Area Girls Hockey

The Silver Bay Area Girls Hockey Team just wrapped up a very successful season.


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Youth Show February 21

This week on the Youth Show, youth producer Sterling brings us new editions of School News, a great interview about the upcoming College in the Schools Literature Class' dodgeball tournament fundr


It's Oscars week! (Rachel Jackson/Flickr)

Youth Take: What's your favorite movie?

It's Oscars week, so the Youth Radio Project took to the halls of Cook County High School to find out what your favorite movie is. Check it out!


Dodgeball (Travis Wiens/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews Mark Marxen on CCHS dodgeball fundraiser

The College in the Schools Literature class is in the process of saving money for an upcoming trip to Minneapolis to see two professional theater productions at the Guthrie Theater.


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: February 14

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


Youth Take: Valentine's Day (Sister72/Flickr)

Youth Take: Valentine's Day

On this week's show, it's Valentine's Day! Youth producer Mara MacDonell to the halls and buses of CCHS to find out what the holiday means to young people.


7th graders share their "This I Believe" essays (Joel Montes de Oca/Flickr)

7th Grade "This I Believe" Essay Readings: Part 4

This year, Cook County Middle School created a new exploratory class for 7th and 8th grade students.  Lead by new instructor Sarah Malkovitch, the Personal Choices explorato


Czarina shares her original poem, "I Give You A Rose" (alice_ling/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project: I Give You A Rose

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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 especially for Valentine's Day.


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Youth Show February 14

This week on the Youth Show, it’s Valentine’s Day!


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: February 7

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


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Youth Show February 7

This week on the Youth Show, we were honored to have teacher Pam Taylor in the studio to talk about her breast cancer diagnosis.


Alpine Skier (The Forum News/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Alpine Ski Team

The Cook County High School Alpine Ski Team just got back from a successful Sections.


Pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness (audreyjm529/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews teacher Pam Taylor on breast cancer diagnosis

Pam Taylor is a teacher at Cook County High School and the CCHS Girls Volleyball coach. Last year, she was diagnosed with breast cancer.


Czarina shares another original poem, Untitled #6 (ed__209/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project: Untitled Poem #6

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Czarina is a Youth Radio Project producer and poet. Each week, she shares an original poem on the Youth Show.


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Youth Show January 31

This week on The Youth Show, we speak with Todd Toulouse, CCHS teacher and varsity girls basketball coach, along with players Teresa Morrin and Leah Utities about their season so far; Mara MacDonell a


Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Nordic Ski Team members (will_cyclist/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Nordic Ski Team members

Cook County High School Nordic Ski Team skiers (and Youth Radio Project members) Mara MacDonell and Audrey Summers joined the Youth Radio Project in studio this week to talk about skiing and their upc


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: January 31

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


Czarina shares another Untitled Poem in this feature (Jeffery James Pacres/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project: Untitled Poem #5

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Czarina Crow is a regular Youth Radio producer on WTIP. She also writes original poetry, and this week, she shares another one of her "untitled" poems.


Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Girls Basketball coach Todd Toulouse (Waymond C/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Girls Basketball coach Todd Toulouse

Cook County High School Girls Basketball coach Todd Toulouse and teammates Teresa Morrin and Leah Utities joined the Youth Radio Project in studio to talk about the season so far and what's coming


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: January 24

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


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Youth Show January 24

This week on the Youth Show, we speak with cast members of the Cook County High School one-act play, student and musher Jessica Berg-Collman joins us to talk about mushing and the annual Mush for a Cu


Czarina brings us an original poem, "Untitled Poem #2" (Photo by miyagisan/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project: A Sad Poem

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This week, Czarina shares one of the saddest poems she's written. It's about young love coming to an end. Listen and enjoy.


Musher Jessica Berg-Collman

Youth Radio Project interviews student & musher Jessica Berg-Collman

Jessica Berg-Collman joined the Youth Radio Project in studio this week to talk about the upcoming Mush for a Cure event in Cook County.


CCHS One-Act Play students will compete Saturday, Jan. 26 (Ian Bridgeman/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project interviews members of the CCHS One-Act Play Team

Cook County High School will present a performance of the comedy "We're Not Making This Play Up As We Go- Honest!" by Bradley Walton for this year's one-act play competition in Two H


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: January 17

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


In this interview, Coach Mitch Dorr talks about his love of basketball (Jason Parks/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project: CCHS Basketball

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High School Basketball Coach Mitch Dorr talks about why he likes coaching basketball and the upcoming season.


Students work on a robot at a FIRST Robotics competition (Luke Vu/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project speaks with CCHS Robotics Team

The Cook County High School Robotics Team season has just begun!


Czarina shares a children's poem this week on the Youth Show (pettifoggist/Flickr)

Youth Radio Project: A Children's Poem

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Youth producer Czarina Crow shares one of her original poems each week on the Youth Show.