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All the attention Wednesday was on the seven people who participated in Short Leash Hot Dogs’ inaugural Man vs. Dog competition, also held during National Hot Dog Day. Read story UPDATE 07/24

pbs_thumb Arizona PBS may become main platform for student content
The Cronkite School is working out the details of its new partnership with Eight, Arizona PBS. The school hopes the channel will be the primary platform for work produced by students, officials say. Read story

slam_thumb Copper State Poetry Slam to spotlight local slam talents
The 2014 Copper State Poetry Slam, taking place July 26 to 27 at the Playhouse on the Park, will bring slam teams from across the state together to duel it out with passion and verse. Read story

hotbox_thumb Roosevelt Row CDC receives new ArtPlace America grant
The success of initial shipping containers used as art galleries led ArtPlace America decided to grant Roosevelt Row CDC $90,000 to design adapt three more containers. Read story

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Transgender teen is the first student to graduate from Q High
After being bullied in middle and high school, Radioo Kennedy transferred to Q High, short for “Queer High,” the country’s first online educational program for LGBT students. On May 30, Kennedy will be the school’s first graduate. Read story at

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