Esther Appelstein

Esther Appelstein lives in Missouri and was born in 2004.

  • Esther plays the violin and is a member of the St. Louis Children's Choir.
  • Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling is her favorite book series.
  • Esther wants to become a famous author.

“I pledge my time and my loyalty to becoming the best reporter I can be!”

Esther Appelstein

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Esther outside of the International Institute, St. Louis, Missouri

Welcoming New Americans

Esther Appelstein

January 24th, 2017

Our Kid Reporter talks with two organizations in St. Louis that are assisting immigrants and refugees.
Esther outside of Washington University

Presidential Showdown in Saint Louis

Esther Appelstein

October 11th, 2016

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump argue over the issues in their second debate.
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Harry Potter Returns

Esther Appelstein

August 1st, 2016

When the latest Harry Potter book went on sale over the weekend, our Kid Reporter in Missouri covered the celebrations.

Girls Rock!

Esther Appelstein

July 28th, 2016

A unique summer camp seeks to empower girls through music.

Inside Hamilton — Video

Esther Appelstein

June 9th, 2016

Our Kid Reporter talks to the creator of the hit Broadway musical.
Daveed Diggs (left), Lin-Manuel Miranda, and other cast members perform in Miranda’s Hamilton: An American Musical at the Richard Rodgers Theater in New York City.

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Inside Hamilton

Inside Hamilton

Esther Appelstein

June 9th, 2016

Our Kid Reporter goes backstage at the hit Broadway musical.

Esther observes a game of Pokemon being played.

A Friendly Competition

Esther Appelstein

April 23rd, 2016

Pokémon celebrates its 20th anniversary with a new message: “Train On.”
Esther Appelstein talks with Claire Wedemeyer from Clowns on Call before a performance.

Clowns on Call

Esther Appelstein

March 18th, 2016

You don't have to sit under the big top tent to be inspired by this unique Saint Louis circus.
Esther talks with voter Beth Veccaro.

Primary Day in Missouri

Esther Appelstein

March 16th, 2016

In Missouri, adults and kids talk about the issues that matter most to them in the presidential campaign.

Spreading Smiles

Esther Appelstein

January 3rd, 2016

A sculptor brightens spirits around the world with “Seeds of Happiness.”