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Happy News Network

By Shayna Penn & Kristin Sutter
A weekly podcast highlighting uplifting news.
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Season 2 Episode 6

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Season 2 Episode 6

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Season 2 Episode 18
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [04:19-08:09] New species? [08:09-10:50] Thriving Rhinos [10:50-14:56] Mental Health at CVS [14:56-17:59] HBO's "Our Towns" [17:59-22:47] C-Lash [22:47-24:25] HyperloopTT Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
27:02
June 16, 2021
Season 2 Episode 17
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [01:37-04:17] What are Triscuits? [04:17-06:50] Lincoln Center Revamp [06:50-09:35] Classroom Beaches [09:35-12:47] Student Discovers Asteroids [12:47-15:24] Full Circle Construction [15:24-18:06] Science Art Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
20:24
June 09, 2021
Season 2 Episode 16
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [02:20-04:39] Origami Dove Display [02:20-07:01] NCAA Perfect Game [07:01-09:22] Spielberg Rocks [09:22-11:48] Hawaii Volcanoes National Park [11:48-13:56] Dollar General Dog [13:56-16:36] MasterCard Carbon Calculator Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
19:13
May 19, 2021
Season 2 Episode 15
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [02:09-06:01] Every Day Action, Inc [06:01-10:10] FedEd Carbon Neutral [10:10-14:32] Ida Holdgreves; Plane Sewer [14:32-17:43] Millionaire Teacher [17:43-21:31] Color Changing Stitches [21:31-26:54] Virtual Museum Roundup Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
28:49
May 12, 2021
Season 2 Episode 14
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [03:29-08:44] Vegetable Windows [08:44-12:41] Cincinnati Recycling & Reuse Hub [12:41-16:10] Niche Book Bar [16:10-19:46] Space Junk Update [19:46-22:40] Dog Bowties [22:40-24:42] Monopoly Update Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
27:00
May 05, 2021
Season 2 Episode 13
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [02:00-04:34] Let's Talk: Female Restauranteurs [04:34-07:44] Cherry Hill, NJ African American History [07:44-10:08] National Parks Re-Opening [10:08-13:42] Kid Photo Shoots [13:42-17:50] Kristen Bell Love [17:50-22:21] Heather Bottom: Rockettes to Rockets Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
24:37
April 28, 2021
Season 2 Episode 12
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [03:29-06:22] Kenya Wildlife Highlights [06:22-10:13] NASA's Diana Trujillo [10:13-14:07] Moo Muffs [14:07-18:11] Moo Muffs [18:11-23:02] Starbucks Gives Back [23:02-24:49] Random Act of Kindness Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
27:25
April 21, 2021
Season 2 Episode 11
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [03:00-05:43] History of Female Brewers [05:43-08:02] New Jersey Plumber helps Texas Residents [08:02-10:13] Totes that carry a country [10:13-14:20] Moonlight Mobile Theater [14:20-17:55] BFFs 23&me [17:55-20:08] Tots Parade for Seniors Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
24:34
April 14, 2021
Season 2 Episode 10
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! This week we catch up with some of our favorite articles from Season 1. [03:14-06:24] Italian Coast Wind Farm [06:24-09:51] Transparent Wood [09:51-13:21] P.A.W.S [13:21-19:10] Virgin Hyperloop [19:10-22:16] M&M Angels [22:16-26:07] Girl Scout Toast Yay Cookies Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
28:29
April 07, 2021
Season 2 Episode 9
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [01:49-03:46] Plastic Paver Bricks [03:46-07:48] Kids at Retirement Homes [07:48-10:23] Pirate Skeletons [10:23-12:39] DACA Recipient to Rhodes Scholar [12:39-16:22] Ancient Egyptian Brewery [16:22-20:06] Aquatic Robot Trash Collector Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
24:25
March 31, 2021
Season 2 Episode 8
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [02:01-04:47] Intersection Fabric [04:47-06:48] River Under Paris [06:48-09:37] Neanderthal Genes [09:37-11:39] NFL Vaccine Sites [11:39-15:54] Most Exceptional Educator [15:54-17:43] Investor Gives Back Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
20:49
March 24, 2021
Season 2 Episode 7
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [02:22-04:56] Ancient Egyptian Funeral Home [04:56-07:56] Friends of Ruby [07:56-10:08] Denmark's Energy Island [10:08-13:56] American Mural Project [13:56-17:24] Mental Health First Responders [17:24-21:33] NASA's Katherine Johnson Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
24:20
March 17, 2021
Season 2 Episode 6
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [02:44-05:37] Montauk Shoreline Restoration [05:37-08:44] TikTok Invention Collab [08:44-11:08] Jeopardy Wardrobe Donation [11:08-13:46] JRR Tolkien Fans': Project Northmoor [13:46-16:23] Cookbook for Transitioning Vegans [16:23-20:43] 10-yo Good Deeds Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
22:54
March 10, 2021
Season 2 Episode 5
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [02:10-04:14] Ken Griffey Jr. [04:14-07:34] History of Basketball [07:34-08:51] IKEA Buys Land [08:51-12:00] Cookies for Caregivers [12:00-14:20] Health Benefits to Walking [14:20-17:15] Kennedy Center Honors Class of 2020 Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
21:14
March 03, 2021
Season 2 Episode 4
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [03:51-08:41] Urban Green Space [08:41-11:32] Seattle Home Bakers Give Back [11:32-15:58] Pastor Mick [15:58-17:23] Vermont Dog Mountain Retreat [17:23-20:21] PTSD Smartwatch [20:21-26:31] Gratitude is Good for You Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
31:07
February 24, 2021
Season 2 Episode 3
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [04:14-08:13] Green Home [08:13-11:22] Elephant Rescue [11:22-14:27] Colosseum Facelift [14:27-18:33] TIME’s Kid of the Year [18:33-23:48] Mardi Gras Fun Facts [23:48-26:44] Pirate Parrots Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
29:43
February 17, 2021
Season 2 Episode 2
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [03:40-07:17] 50 Pies 50 States [07:17-11:15] What are dreams? [11:15-14:31] Jeremy O’Harris + NYTW [14:31-18:08] Stargazing 2021 [18:08-22:10] Trees talk? [22:10-25:10] Galentine’s Day! Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
28:12
February 10, 2021
Season 2 Episode 1
Join us for your weekly happy news fix! [02:30-06:09] Travel w. Language [06:09-08:59] Chess Champ Jessica Hyatt [08:59-11:20] Red Sox’s Bianca Smith [11:20-16:40] Dueling Dinosaurs [16:40-20:49] Kristin’s 2021 Home Office Essentials List [20:49-23:44] QB Alex Smith’s New Trophy Become a Patron: patreon.com/HNNPodcast Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
26:35
February 03, 2021
Season 1 Episode 20
New Years Eve Fun Facts, High Tigers, and more! Join us for your weekly happy news fix. Donate: gofundme.com/hnnholidayfundraiser Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
23:22
December 30, 2020
Season 1 Episode 19
Sea Turtles, Toy Drives, Road Trips and more! Join us for your weekly happy news fix. Donate: gofundme.com/hnnholidayfundraiser Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
25:52
December 23, 2020
Season 1 Episode 18
BBQ Fundraisers, Voyager II, Goldie Hawn, and more! Join us for your weekly happy news fix. Donate: gofundme.com/hnnholidayfundraiser Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
21:56
December 16, 2020
Season 1 Episode 17
New Viking discoveries, virtual fitness, a birthday roundup and more! Join us for your weekly happy news fix. Donate: gofundme.com/hnnholidayfundraiser Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
25:21
December 09, 2020
Season 1 Episode 16
Hanukkah Stamps, Seagrass Restoration Projects, and more! Join us for your weekly happy news fix. Donate: gofundme.com/hnnholidayfundraiser Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
22:50
December 02, 2020
Season 1 Episode 15
Donkey Therapy, Nursing Home Caricatures, Hair Recycling, and more! Join us for your weekly happy news fix. Donate: gofundme.com/hnnholidayfundraiser Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
25:11
November 25, 2020
Season 1 Episode 14
Retired NFL players, Thanksgiving food drives, a 12 year old genius, and more! Join us for your weekly happy news fix. Donate: gofundme.com/hnnholidayfundraiser Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
26:34
November 18, 2020
Season 1 Episode 13
Clean air, cider, electric vehicles, and more! Join us for your weekly happy news fix. Donate: gofundme.com/hnnholidayfundraiser Links: linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Video: Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
24:58
November 11, 2020
Season 1 Episode 12
One Save/Day App, LA Fire Department Robots, and more! Join us for your weekly happy news fix. linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
30:52
November 04, 2020
Season 1 Episode 11
Giant pumpkins, San Diego libraries, shoe drives, and more! Join us for your weekly happy news fix. linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
23:13
October 28, 2020
Season 1 Episode 10
This week we interview Mark Kuecker - President of D.A.D.S. Omaha, discuss the 2020 James Dyson Award winning invention, and more. Join us! linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
32:08
October 21, 2020
Season 1 Episode 9
This week we chat about a 16-year-old cake baker who gives back, a home carpenter making homeschooling desks, and so much more. Join us! linktr.ee/HNNPodcast Youtube Social Media: @HNNPodcast Email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com
29:51
October 14, 2020
Season 1 Episode 8
This week is packed with happy news and chats with: - Dr. Candice Myhre (aka Dr Bikini from the #MedBikini movement) - Seles VanHuss (winner of our Self Improvement Booster Kit) - & introducing our Associate Producer: Brandon Martin More info & links to articles can be found at: linktr.ee/hnnpodcast
34:54
October 07, 2020
Season 1 Episode 7
Listen to our weekly check in where we only discuss things that make us smile. If you have Happy News to share, email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com For daily smiles follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter: @HNNPodcast linktr.ee/hnnpodcast 
30:15
September 30, 2020
Season 1 Episode 6
Listen to our weekly check in where we only discuss things that make us smile. If you have Happy News to share, email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com For daily smiles follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter: @HNNPodcast
35:57
September 23, 2020
Season 1 Episode 5
Listen to our weekly check in where we only discuss things that make us smile. If you have Happy News to share, email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com For daily smiles follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter: @HNNPodcast
31:01
September 16, 2020
Season 1 Episode 4
Listen to our weekly check in where we only discuss things that make us smile. If you have Happy News to share, email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com For daily smiles follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter: @HNNPodcast
36:03
September 09, 2020
Season 1 Episode 3
Join us this week for our SELF IMPROVEMENT BOOSTER KIT Giveaway Kickoff! We're collaborating with @Smile_Songs to help boost your confidence and help you achieve your self improvement goals. Included in the kit: *a limited edition 'Introvert AF' t-shirt that sings *a 'May Your Bold Dreams Bloom', eco friendly 8x10 *2 encouragement greeting cards *the opportunity to appear as a guest on an episode of HappyNewsNetwork Podcast To Enter: *Head to @HNNPodcast on any social media and find a GIVEAWAY Post *Like the post. *Follow @HNNPodcast & @Smile_Songs *Comment or Share the post. 1 comment = 1 entry. 1 share = 5 entries. You can have up to 6 entries per day. Prizes may be kept all to yourself, or shared with friends to brighten their day.
35:29
September 02, 2020
Season 1 Episode 2
Listen to our weekly check in where we only discuss things that make us smile. If you have Happy News to share, email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com For daily smiles follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter: @HNNPodcast
28:08
August 26, 2020
Season 1 Episode 1
Listen to our weekly check in where we only discuss things that make us smile. If you have Happy News to share, email: HNNPodcast@gmail.com For daily smiles follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter: @HNNPodcast
25:36
August 19, 2020