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While the Alaska Teen Media Institute studio is closed amid the Covid-19 pandemic, staff and youth producers are working from home to continue to bring youth stories to the public.

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Alaska Teen Media Institute youth producers explore changes in sea ice and what that means marine traffic in the Arctic.

When the pandemic started, Wendy Williams was working as a school nurse in the Anchorage School District. Since then she took a contract job with the CDC foundation as the School Nurse Consultant for the state of Alaska.

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For this episode we’re back in the MCU, talking about the latest movie, Thor: Love and Thunder. Bringing back writer/director Taika Waititi, the movie sees Chris Hemsworth’s Thor reuniting with his ex-girlfriend played by Natalie Portman and other characters from the previous films, as they face off against Gorr the God Butcher, portrayed by Christain […]

Hosts: Madison Knutson and Tyler Felson Full Show Interview with Pediatrician Dr. Mishelle Nace ATMI senior producer Quinn White speaks with pediatrician Dr. Mishelle Nace about the Covid-19 vaccine being available to children as young as 6 months old. Movie Review: “Montford: The Chickasaw Rancher” ATMI producer Karl Cranston-Simmons reviews the new Netflix movie Montford: […]

For many people who have had Covid, it isn’t always over once you’ve recovered from the virus. According to a study from the Penn State College of Medicine, more than half of the 236 million people worldwide who have been diagnosed with Covid-19 will experience what is commonly known as Long Covid.

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Last month Covid-19 vaccines were approved for children as young as six months old. For many parents this news brought relief, and for others continued concern.

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Jurassic World: Dominion, the sixth movie in the franchise, brings back the original main cast of Steven Spielberg’s 1993 classic Jurassic Park, and pairs them with the characters from the recent entries for a new adventure.

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Dante Medema is the author of the young adult fiction novels The Truth Project and Message Not Found. A former board member for the Alaska Writers Guild, she has presented at the Alaska Writers Conference and sat as the Writer in Residence at Alaska Pacific University.

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Hosts: Kendrick Whiteman & Ormund Alaois News: Karl Cranston-Simmons Full Show Real Talk With Real Youth Roundtable A group of youth from that Mat-Su Valley discuss how Covid-19 has affected school for them. This segment comes from the podcast “Real Talk With Real Youth” a co-production of Youth Alliance for a Healthier Alaska and ATMI. […]

Real Talk With Real Youth is co-hosted by Ben Kolendo and Avery Palenske. Together, they facilitate youth-mediated conversations on all sides of the COVID debate to help you form your own opinions. Both of them are from the Mat-Su Valley. So, naturally, they talk with our guests about issues and topics that are interesting to […]

There are numerous different ways in which infectious diseases are tracked to give us an understanding of how they affect our community. One of those ways is something called Syndromic Surveillance. It’s a system that allows public health officials to keep an eye on what’s going on in emergency departments and urgent cares around the […]