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Bruin Radio: Episode 40

Bruin Radio is a weekly student-led and student-written news show produced by Brookings-Harbor High School staff, and supported by Curry Coast Community Radio.

In this great new episode, we get the scoop on the Great Oregon Shakeout, the Homecoming Events of last week, an upcoming Blood Drive, and much more. We also have an exclusive interview with BHHS Librarian Krystal Gregory. We get the chance to learn about new eBooks, the possibility of a Skype call with author John Green, and a discussion about the book and Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. Don’t miss out on this episode!

If you’re a student or staff member and you’d like to get involved, or if you’re a community member with input or advice for Bruin Radio, please reach out to us! E-mail Dane Tippman or Alex Merritt of the Brookings-Harbor High School. We would be thrilled to hear from you

For more great High-School radio shows, check out the Brookings-Harbor High School radio page, a proud partner of Curry Coast Community Radio!

Hosts: BHHS students Miranda Jensen-Wolfers, Brigid Mitchell, Peter Schreiber, Gage Westbrook, Maclane Westbrook
Guests:
Krystal Gregory, Jeremy Pettinger
Producers: Dane Tippman, Alex Merritt
Recording Tech: Dane Tippman
Sound Editor: Dane Tippman


If you enjoy this program and want to hear more like it, consider supporting Curry Coast Community Radio. Here’s How.


The Bruin News segment used the Wikinews briefs jingle, by Steven Fruitsmaak, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.5 Generic license.
The Bruin News intro music is from the Prelinger Archives on the website archive.org, and is released under the Creative Commons Public Domain license. The full show from which the Bruin News intro music was taken can be found at: https://archive.org/details/0596_On_the_Air_20_09_04_00.
Cave Beat is an original composition by student Jeremy Pettinger, using ToneMatrix, by Audiotool at http://tonematrix.audiotool.com.
This episode features selections from music composed by artist Derek Thomas Dew, also known as Touchless Remover on SoundCloud. Listen to his work here: https://soundcloud.com/touchlessremover..

Student participation in this school-approved learning and creativity project is by the express permission of the students and their parents or guardians, and is conducted with the guidance of BHHS Vice-Principal Alex Merritt, BHHS Teacher Craig Cooper, BHHS Teacher Mr. Tippman and the approval of Brookings-Harbor High School Principal Lisa Dion. Names and pictures that may be included in this posting, and the names of students that may be mentioned in the show itself, were provided to Curry Coast Community Radio by the Brookings-Harbor School District with permission from the students and their parents or guardians in accordance with School Board Policy “JOB – Personally Identifiable Information” and the Brookings-Harbor High School form “Releasing Student Directory Information” signed by the parents or guardians.

 

The Chetco Effect: No Safe Port

The Chetco Effect is a series of tales set in Brookings and surrounding areas, whose characters and situations are affected in a supernatural way by the aforementioned effect. Some are tales of horror, some are cautionary tales, and some are about relationships that defy even death.


Image copyright: Dan Gray. Music and sound effects licensed from Zapsplat.com.

 

The Insider Report: Upcoming Activities and Events for October 20 – 22, 2017 … and Beyond

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In this edition of the Insider Report, Bruce Ellis shares the latest news on the Brookings-Harbor entertainment scene. This weekend ghosts, ghouls, and circus clowns will be taking over the Fourteenth Annual Haunted House, hosted by the Chetco Pelican Players. The Haunted House will be open October 20 – 22 and October 27 – 31, and is located at the warehouse on the corner of Highway 101 South and Hoffeldt Lane in Harbor.

Other upcoming events and activities include a host of Halloween and costume parties, David’s Haunted Manor in Crescent City, an Oktoberfest Celebration at the Lucky 7 Casino … and much, much more!

So sit back and – as Bruce puts it – let your ears do the walking.

On a sad note, Bruce, along with Connie and Skip Hunter, announce the passing of a good friend and KCIW team member, John Weiss. He was a KCIW Board member and the producer, recording tech, and editor for Bruce’s Insider Report and Magical Musical History Tour, along with many other KCIW programs. He will be missed by all of us here at KCIW.

Host: Bruce Ellis; Web Post Writer: Katlyn Temple


If you enjoy this program and want to hear more like it, consider supporting Curry Coast Community Radio. Here’s How.


End music is Also Sprach Zarathustra by Richard Strauss, recorded by Kevin MacLeod, from freemusicarchive.org, Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.

Community Conversations: County Commissioner – Fire Follow-Up

In this edition of Community Conversations, show host Connie Hunter interviews Curry County Commissioner Court Boice about the Chetco Bar Fire recovery effort and the importance of a clear economic vision for the Curry County’s future.

Court Boice

This conversation highlights include recognizing the gift behind people coming together in the face of adversity, assessing the negative impact of one-fifth of Curry County being burned, and brainstorming recovery ideas. Click HERE to see an inspiring video “After the Fire is Out” (mentioned in this conversation), shown at a recent Curry County Board of Commissioners meeting. Skip forward to 2:05:25 to see “After the Fire is Out”.

Find out from the Commissioner Court what each of us can do to help be an instrument of hope in our County’s recovery efforts. We can all be proactive on behalf of Curry County by becoming advocates for our area. Learn how hope begets hope! Listening to this podcast will help people understand the details of the wildfire devastation while we envision the economic recovery and future forest stewardship in our “neck of the woods.”

Host: Connie Hunter; Producer: Connie Hunter; Recording Tech: Jim Newman


The opinions expressed here are those of the individual participants. Curry Coast Community Radio takes no position on issues discussed in this program.


If you enjoy this program and want to hear more like it, consider supporting Curry Coast Community Radio. Here’s How.


Music is Never Ending Optimism, licensed from audioblocks.com.

Our Community: The Chetco Bar Fire – BAER Team and Richard Heap

Join host Candice Michel for this two part show about the aftermath of the Chetco Bar Fire.

Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) team leader John Chatel discusses the work his team did in assessing the toll the fire took on the forest lands and watershed, and Richard Heap, a member of the Pacific Fisheries Management Council and longtime Salmon and Trout Enhancement Program (STEP) volunteer, talks about how the salmon and their spawning grounds will likely be impacted.

Host: Candice Michel; Producer: Candice Michel


If you enjoy this program and want to hear more like it, consider supporting Curry Coast Community Radio. Here’s How.


Intro and end music: The Best Is Yet to Come, licensed from audioblocks.com.
Photo is from the Chetco Bar Post-Fire BAER web page.

Bruin Radio: Episode 39

Bruin Radio is a weekly student-led and student-written news show produced by Brookings-Harbor High School staff, and supported by Curry Coast Community Radio.

Dane Tippman and Brigid Mitchell assemble Bruin News!

This episode keeps you up to date on the latest happenings at our School District, and features readings of candid student thoughts regarding the recent Academic Assembly. We also share the October Students of the Month and the costume themes for Homecoming!

If you’re a student or staff member and you’d like to get involved, or if you’re a community member with input or advice for Bruin Radio, please reach out to us! E-mail Dane Tippman or Alex Merritt of the Brookings-Harbor High School. We would be thrilled to hear from you

For more great High-School radio shows, check out the Brookings-Harbor High School radio page, a proud partner of Curry Coast Community Radio!

Hosts: BHHS students Miranda Jensen-Wolfers, Brigid Mitchell, Peter Schreiber, Gage Westbrook, Maclane Westbrook
Guests: Jeremy Pettinger, Mr. Westbrook (Westbrooks’ father)
Producers: Dane Tippman, Alex Merritt
Recording Tech: Dane Tippman
Sound Editor: Dane Tippman


If you enjoy this program and want to hear more like it, consider supporting Curry Coast Community Radio. Here’s How.


Thunder and rain sound effects are the file rain_thunder_01.wav by freesound.org user devlab, Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication License.
Creepy clown laugh is the file clown laugh by freesound.org user scottcampbell, Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication License.
The Bruin News segment used the Wikinews briefs jingle, by Steven Fruitsmaak, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.5 Generic license.
The Bruin News intro music is from the Prelinger Archives on the website archive.org, and is released under the Creative Commons Public Domain license. The full show from which the Bruin News intro music was taken can be found at: https://archive.org/details/0596_On_the_Air_20_09_04_00.
Jungle Boogy and Organized Chaos are original compositions by student Jeremy Pettinger, using ToneMatrix, by Audiotool at http://tonematrix.audiotool.com.
This episode features selections from music composed by artist Derek Thomas Dew, also known as Touchless Remover on SoundCloud. Listen to his work here: https://soundcloud.com/touchlessremover.

Student participation in this school-approved learning and creativity project is by the express permission of the students and their parents or guardians, and is conducted with the guidance of BHHS Vice-Principal Alex Merritt, BHHS Teacher Craig Cooper, BHHS Teacher Mr. Tippman and the approval of Brookings-Harbor High School Principal Lisa Dion. Names and pictures that may be included in this posting, and the names of students that may be mentioned in the show itself, were provided to Curry Coast Community Radio by the Brookings-Harbor School District with permission from the students and their parents or guardians in accordance with School Board Policy “JOB – Personally Identifiable Information” and the Brookings-Harbor High School form “Releasing Student Directory Information” signed by the parents or guardians.

 

Guima’s Tales for Children: Episode 27 – Tales from China

Guima’s Tales for Children is a half-hour series for children of all ages, featuring unusual tales, original stories, and legends from around the world.

Each episode features a different area of the world. This week’s show features stories from China.

Listeners are encouraged to recommend stories as well as provide short stories for children they have written. If you know of a story you would like to hear on the show, contact guima@kciw.org.

Host: Guia Hiegert; Producer: Guia Hiegert; Recording Tech: Ray Gary; Sound Editor: Ray Gary


If you enjoy this program and want to hear more like it, consider supporting Curry Coast Community Radio. Here’s How.


Image copyright: sepavo / 123RF Stock Photo

The Insider Report: Upcoming Activities and Events for October 13 – 15, 2017 … and Beyond

In this edition of the Insider Report, Bruce Ellis shares the latest news on the Brookings-Harbor entertainment scene. On October 14 Moonshine Mountain will hold a live performance at Oxenfre Public House in Brookings. Moonshine Mountain, a three-piece band from Montana, specializes in Americana, folk, and country tunes.

Other upcoming events and activities include Halloween and costume parties at 101 Bar and Grill and The River’s End Sports Bar in Brookings, the Chetco Pelican Players’ Fourteenth Annual Haunted House fundraiser, a Brew and Boo Bash at the Chetco Activity Center … and much, much more.

So sit back and – as Bruce puts it – let your ears do the walking.

Host: Bruce Ellis; Producer: Rose Weiss; Recording Tech: Justin Only; Sound Editor: Justin Only; Web Post Writer: Katlyn Temple


If you enjoy this program and want to hear more like it, consider supporting Curry Coast Community Radio. Here’s How.


Background music licensed from audioblocks.com. End music is Also Sprach Zarathustra by Richard Strauss, recorded by Kevin MacLeod, from freemusicarchive.org, Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.

The Chetco Effect: Ghost Image

The Chetco Effect is a series of tales set in Brookings and surrounding areas, whose characters and situations are affected in a supernatural way by the aforementioned effect. Some are tales of horror, some are cautionary tales, and some are about relationships that defy even death.


Image copyright: Dan Gray. Music licensed from Zapsplat.com.

 

Bruin Radio: Episode 38

Bruin Radio is a weekly student-led and student-written news show produced by Brookings-Harbor High School staff, and supported by Curry Coast Community Radio.

A silly picture, but it’s the one the students preferred!

This week’s awesome episode features the return of our Powerful Poetry segment, in which students read their favorite poems! We hope to expand the segment with poetry written by our own students, and you can help! Reach out to your fellow Bruins and encourage them to submit their work to us, or to come on the show themselves. This show also thanks the local Lions Club, goes over all the great events coming up during Homecoming, and there’s even a neat bit about a haunting… Don’t miss the work of Miranda Wolfers, Peter Parker, Brigid Mitchell, Gage Westbrook and Maclane Westbrook, as well as the musical talents of student Jeremy Pettinger and friend of the show Derek Thomas Dew.

If you’re a student or staff member and you’d like to get involved, or if you’re a community member with input or advice for Bruin Radio, please reach out to us! E-mail Dane Tippman or Alex Merritt of the Brookings-Harbor High School. We would be thrilled to hear from you

For more great High-School radio shows, check out the Brookings-Harbor High School radio page, a proud partner of Curry Coast Community Radio!

Hosts: BHHS students Miranda Jensen-Wolfers, Brigid Mitchell, Peter Schreiber, Gage Westbrook, Maclane Westbrook
Producers: Dane Tippman, Alex Merritt
Recording Tech: Dane Tippman
Sound Editor: Dane Tippman


If you enjoy this program and want to hear more like it, consider supporting Curry Coast Community Radio. Here’s How.


Creepy clown laugh is the file clown laugh by freesound.org user scottcampbell, Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication License.
Bongos sound effect is the file bongos.wav by freesound.org user Warhawk717, Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication License.
The Bruin News segment used the Wikinews briefs jingle, by Steven Fruitsmaak, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.5 Generic license.
The Bruin News intro music is from the Prelinger Archives on the website archive.org, and is released under the Creative Commons Public Domain license. The full show from which the Bruin News intro music was taken can be found at: https://archive.org/details/0596_On_the_Air_20_09_04_00.
Cave Song and Song of Cirrus are original compositions by student Jeremy Pettinger, using ToneMatrix, by Audiotool at http://tonematrix.audiotool.com.
This episode features selections from music composed by artist Derek Thomas Dew, also known as Touchless Remover on SoundCloud. Listen to his work here: https://soundcloud.com/touchlessremover.
Image provided by the Brookings-Harbor High School. Students pictured in images have signed permission forms from parents on file at the Brookings-Harbor High School.

Student participation in this school-approved learning and creativity project is by the express permission of the students and their parents or guardians, and is conducted with the guidance of BHHS Vice-Principal Alex Merritt, BHHS Teacher Craig Cooper, BHHS Teacher Mr. Tippman and the approval of Brookings-Harbor High School Principal Lisa Dion. Names and pictures that may be included in this posting, and the names of students that may be mentioned in the show itself, were provided to Curry Coast Community Radio by the Brookings-Harbor School District with permission from the students and their parents or guardians in accordance with School Board Policy “JOB – Personally Identifiable Information” and the Brookings-Harbor High School form “Releasing Student Directory Information” signed by the parents or guardians.