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YPN News & Journalism

Announcing Our YPN News & Journalism Program

TCMedia Young Producers Network (YPN) is launching a new after school program for journalism by youth. The group will meet by ZOOM on Wednesdays at 4 p.m. until it is safe to have in-person meetings.

Professional journalist, Laurel Demkovich, will lead the group with support from the TCMedia training and production staff. Participating youth will learn about journalism, write stories about local issues to be published locally, and create news story videos to be aired on TCMedia Channel 77.


Who: Middle School and High School students in greater Thurston CountyWhen: Wednesdays at 4 p.m. Meetings will be about an hour.

Where:  Until further notice, all meetings will be via ZOOM.

How long: We’re planning to run through the school year. Students can join at any time.

Our first meeting is Wednesday, November 11th at 4:00 p.m.  There is no charge to participants. 

Just follow the link below to sign up.

Sign Up Here!