Youth Voices

The CCHS Softball Team just wrapped up their 2012 season

CCHS Softball Team talks about season on Youth PM Show

The CCHS Softball Team just wrapped up its 2012 season.


Iraq Convoy

Youth Radio Project interviews 2010 CCHS graduate & Iraq veteran Paul Samuelson

 2010 CCHS graduate Paul Samuelson recently returned from a tour in Iraq.


Relay for Life

Youth Radio Project: Relay for LIfe

 Last Friday, Cook County Schools participated in the Relay for Life. This event helps to raise funds for the fight against cancer.


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Youth Show May 24

This week's theme was "teamwork." In this May 24 edition of the Youth Show, hosts Audrey Summers, Sterling Anderson and Shawn Neuwirth look at teamwork in a variety of forms: how the CCHS&nb


Mystery Noise! Photo by Oberazzi via Flickr.

Mystery Noise: May 24

Take a listen to this week's "Name That Sound," a new feature on the Thursday PM Youth Show this summer!


Students take part in Envirothon

Youth Radio Project: Taking On Envirothon

How do we decide to do something for the first time?


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Youth Show May 17

The Youth Radio Project is back!


Photo courtesy of Ryan Woolies via Flickr

Youth Radio Project: First Pet

Getting a pet is a “first” that most kids remember. Often times, what a kid expects when getting a pet is far from the reality.


Pictured left to right: Audrey Summers, Mara MacDonell, Sarah Larsen, Joey Chmelik, and Alex Ditmanson

Youth Radio Project interviews CCHS Envirothon Team

The Cook County High School Envirothon Team just took second place at the regional Envirothon competition.


Name That Sound!

Mystery Noise: May 17

 Take a listen to this week's "Name That Sound," a new feature on the Thursday PM Youth Show this summer!


Joey's Random Fact

Random Fact: May 12

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What makes the town of Kinney, Minnesota so famous? Joey's Random Fact this week highlights an interesting part of this town's turbulent past.


High School Track

Ben Seaton, Nate Carlson & Peter Warren Talk 2012 Spring Track Season

The Cook County Track Team is off to great spring season.


Photo courtesy of Todd Metcalfe via Flickr.

The Voices

In this short piece, youth producer Zack Anderson reads his poem "The Voices." Enjoy!


Sometimes I Don't Like Writing Poetry

Sometimes I Don't Like Writing Poetry

Sometimes, just sometimes, words don't do justice. In this short poem, youth producer Michaela Peterson tells a story that reflects these rare moments.


Simply Stressed

Simply Stressed

Tourists, boyfriends, throat aches. All of these things have left Kaylee Cronberg simply stressed.


School Clock

Seventh Hour

In the last hour of the school day, youth producer Emily Terrill's thoughts float out of the window, over the trees, across the roads, to home.


2:00 A.M.

2:00 A.M.

The dark can evoke a lot of different emotions, and for youth producer Cecilia Schnobrich, the darkness of 2:00 A.M.


Siblings

To My Little Brother

In this short piece, youth producer Cailan Carpenter sends warm thoughts to her little brother in a short poem.


Photo by Nick K. via Flickr.

Night Terrors

In this short poem, youth commentator Abby Sutton shares the dark, terrifying imagery inside her nightmares.


Peroxide

Cleanliness Is Next To Godliness

In this short poem, Ashley Berglund shares her thoughts on the filthy youth of America.

Photo courtesy of jypsygen via Flickr.


 

WTIP Invites Area Students to Information Event

WTIP’s inviting all students in 9th through 12th grades who might be interested in taking part in its Youth Radio Project to come to the station on Saturday, December 3rd starting at 6:00 p.m.


Join the WTIP Youth Radio Project!

Become a WTIP Youth Radio Producer!

WTIP invites all students in 9th through 12th grades to take part in its Youth Radio Project. Interested in media? Technology? Music? Entertainment? This is the place for you!


Sometimes, you just need some alone time, even if it's at the top of a radio tower

Youth Radio Project: Crazy

Problems. We all have problems. But when troubles become more than you can handle, what do you do? Run away? Disappear into the woods? How about camping atop of a radio tower?


Is texting a serious threat to education?

Youth Radio Project: Youth & Texting

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An estimated 200,000 text messages are sent every second around the world. How many of those text messages are sent by kids sitting in schools?


Owen Hoglund of the Youth Radio Project

Youth Radio Project: The Sickening End of Summer

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Now that August is upon us, many kids get excited for the upcoming school year.


Mini-golf Masters: Sterling Anderson and Shawn Neuwirth

Youth Radio Project: A Day on the Links

Mini-golf may appear easy, but it’s not. Sterling Anderson and Shawn Neuwirth of the Youth Radio Project spent an afternoon at the local mini-golf course.


Sterling Anderson of the Youth Radio Project

Youth Radio Project: Moving Away

Moving to a new town can be hard, but it was even harder for Sterling Anderson.


Photo couttesy of Glen Edelson at Flickr

Youth Radio Project: Internet Frustration

Internet access is a hot topic in Cook County. Shawn Neuwirth of the Youth Radio Project throws proverbial fuel on the fire with this commentary on dial-up Internet access.


Cheyenne Sorlie

Behind the Work: Cheyenne Sorlie

WTIP created the exciting Behind the Work series to highlight interesting careers in the Cook County area. The Youth Radio Project has continued this endeavor by focusing on student employment.


Photo courtesy of Star_Dust at flickr

The Youth Radio Project Experience

While Shawn Neuwirth may be the latest to join the Youth Radio Project, he'll be the first to give thanks for the experience.  Listen as Shawn describes working with his classmates, teacher, and