City High Radio

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We are a youth radio group dedicated to telling real stories about things that matter to teenagers. We write, record, and edit all our own work. Our school, City High, is located Tucson, Arizona. Check it out at You can subscribe to our podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, or Google Play. Thank you so much for listening!


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During our school's closure, City High Radio will be sharing audio diaries from kids stuck at home during the Covid-19 pandemic. Thanks for listening. If you want to hear more stories like this one, follow us here on PRX or subscribe to our podcast, City High Radio. It's available on iTunes or wherever you get your podcasts.


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Joe is a skater--as in skateboarder. He hates bike cops, and he's sure they hate him, too. In this short personal essay, Joe explains where his pre...

  • Added: Apr 30, 2010
  • Length: 03:33
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M's father lives in Texas, far from her home in Tucson, Arizona. Life in Tucson with her mom feels unstable, so she decides to run away.

  • Added: Apr 14, 2010
  • Length: 06:42
Caption: Achievements: My sole purpose for playing video games
Vaughn is a gamer who is in complete (and amusing) denial. People around him tell him video games are addicting, but he doesn't believe them.

  • Added: Apr 14, 2010
  • Length: 05:37
Caption: photo by: Vicky Barnett
Vicky was living in a tough situation in Phoenix, AZ. Her mom had told her that her father didn't want anything to do with her. But one day Vicky f...

Bought by WGXC

  • Added: Apr 12, 2010
  • Length: 06:51
  • Purchases: 1
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Noa isn't ready to give up the "kid stuff" of her youth.

Bought by WGXC

  • Added: Mar 03, 2010
  • Length: 02:58
  • Purchases: 1
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A teenager explains what it's like to grow up with epileptic seizures. Gaining independence is hard work.

Bought by KHSU and WRST-FM Oshkosh

  • Added: Feb 17, 2010
  • Length: 09:34
  • Purchases: 2
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A third person account of heartbreak.

Bought by WNIN

  • Added: Feb 05, 2010
  • Length: 03:54
  • Purchases: 1
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A is seventeen years old, and she doesn't care if you think it's strange that she finds life easier in the company of her purple stuffed rabbit, Gr...

Bought by WGXC and WILL

  • Added: Feb 04, 2010
  • Length: 05:33
  • Purchases: 2
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Noa asks people, "What is your favorite memory from childhood?" She expects happy memories, but finds that most people aren't interested in talking...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio

  • Added: Jan 11, 2010
  • Length: 05:11
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Legs, Credit: Jessie Birdman
Vox Pop: High school junior Jessie asks people, "What is Love?"

Bought by Marfa Public Radio

  • Added: Dec 08, 2009
  • Length: :59
  • Purchases: 1