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Bruin Radio: Episode 55

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.

Isabella Freitas and Brigid Mitchell

Ethan Warner reports on the fundraising results of the National Honor Society’s Empty Bowls event. Students provide real-time reactions to the investigation results into Oregon State Senator Jeff Kruse‘s reputed behavior. Brigid Mitchell reports on the Sadie Hawkins Dance, and we hear some Powerful Poetry from her as part of the Poetry Out Loud competition! Justin Vanginderen interviews District Powerschool expert Blythe Wardwell about student information systems and “ADM”. There’s much more in this episode, make sure you listen or download to check it out!

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! Email 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: Brigid Mitchell, Isabella Freitas, Jedidiah Doan, Justin Vanginderen, Ethan Warner
Guests: Blythe Wardwell, Greg Goode
Producers: Dane Tippman, Alex Merritt
Recording Tech: Dane Tippman
Sound Editor: Dane Tippman


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


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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.
The new end music is Rock 808 beat by freesound.org user PlanetroniK, released under Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication license.
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
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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.

 

Bruin Radio Interviews: Ibrahim Mesanovic

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.

Brigid Mitchell and Ibrahim Mesanovic

Our guest is Brookings-Harbor High School Teacher of Physics and Chemistry Ibrahim Mesanovic! Mr. Mesanovic comes to us from a remarkable background, and you’ll hear just a part of it in this week’s interview. If you have questions you’d like to ask Mr. Mesanovic, e-mail danet@brookings.k12.or.us and we’ll put those questions to him the next time he is our guest!

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: Alex Merritt, Brigid Mitchell
Guest: Ibrahim Mesanovic
Producers: Dane Tippman, Alex Merritt
Recording Tech: Dane Tippman
Sound Editor: Dane Tippman


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.


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.
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.

 

Bruin Radio Interviews: Brookings City Manager Gary Milliman

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.

Bruin Radio Interviews is the new expansion of our show to accommodate our outstanding weekly guests. This episode features Brookings City Manager Gary Milliman. Our student interviewers ask Mr. Milliman about the latest news from the City of Brookings, as well as the recent actions and deliberations of the SouthWest Area Commission on Transportation (SWACT). Our students learn about Mr. Milliman’s experience with Journalism and how his ‘jschool’ background helped him gain and hone essential skills in research and reporting. Interviewer Isabella Freitas also asks Mr. Milliman about protests and activism, the Brookings-Harbor Women’s March, the Azalea Park Foundation, and the removal of trees at Azalea Park.

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!

Host: Isabella Freitas, Miranda Wolfers
Guest: Gary Milliman
Producers: Dane Tippman, Alex Merritt
Recording Tech: Dane Tippman
Sound Editor: Dane Tippman


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.


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.
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.

 

Bruin Radio Interviews: Ray Gary

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.

This is Bruin Radio Interviews, the portion of Bruin Radio that focuses on special interview guests. This week’s episode, our guest is Ray Gary. Ray is a Vietnam Veteran, a retired Alaska State Trooper, and here in Brookings he is an active volunteer in our community and a showhost on KCIW! We learn about Ray’s homesteading up in Alaska, and we learn a little about what Alaskans think about Oregonians and vice versa. There’s so much more, so check out this interview!

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!

Host: Brigid Mitchell
Guest: Ray Gary
Producers: Dane Tippman, Alex Merritt
Recording Tech: Dane Tippman
Sound Editor: Dane Tippman


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.


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.
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.

 

Discussion at Brookings Café: How Did You Get Here (to Brookings)?

Discussion at Brookings Café is a potpourri of topics around a table where anybody can join in the discussion. This show represents a place where the community of Brookings and the surrounding areas can discuss what concerns us as coastal residents.

How did you find Brookings? Were you born here? Did you come from afar or not so far? And what horror stories do you have about moving here? The table talks about how they discovered this wonderful little jewel and they tell some hair raising tales about the move here. But wait, that’s not all … they also tell what they like about Brookings.

Brookings Café … a discussion about what’s important to you.

Host: Dan Sherman
Guests:
 Ray Gary, Dan Sherman, Teresa Lawson, Dane Tippman, Debbie Foley
Recording Tech: Calla Felicity
Sound Editor: Calla Felicity


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 Road Song, licensed from audioblocks.com.

Our Community: Homelessness and the Holidays


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Intro and end music: The Best Is Yet to Come, licensed from audioblocks.com.

Discussion at Brookings Café: Fake News

Discussion at Brookings Café is a potpourri of topics around a table where anybody can join in the discussion. This show represents a place where the community of Brookings and the surrounding areas can discuss what concerns us as coastal residents.

The current topic is “fake news.” When the big one hits who are you going to trust for the safety of your home and your family? Are you going to turn to the mainstream media, or are you going to trust Facebook? What is fake news? Here we discuss what it is and how it could affect us.

Brookings Café … a discussion about what’s important to you.

Host: Dan Sherman
Guests:
Dan Sherman, Scott Graves, Ray Gary, Bill Walford, Calla Felicity, Rick Contestabile
Recording Tech: Calla Felicity
Sound Editor: Calla Felicity


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 Road Song, licensed from audioblocks.com.

Discussion at Brookings Café: Taxes

Discussion at Brookings Café is a potpourri of topics around a table where anybody can join in the discussion. This show represents a place where the community of Brookings and the surrounding areas can discuss what concerns us as coastal residents.

Episode 6 is about taxes. Will you see a tax cut? Or will your taxes actually go up? Why aren’t the experts the ones to consult about how to stimulate the economy? Some experts say the economy is running pretty well, actually, why all the fuss? Join a lively discussion about your money. Listener discretion is advised: This discussion represents opposing points of view. And we pulled out the fact checker …

Brookings Café … a discussion about what’s important to you.

Host: Dan Sherman; Guests: Tom Broderick, Ray Gary, Teresa Lawson; Producer: Dan Sherman; Recording Tech: Calla Felicity; Sound Editor: Calla Felicity


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 Road Song, licensed from audioblocks.com.

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.


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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


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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.