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SPJ congratulates Post-Dispatch, editor, for National Press Foundation award

Tear gas, rioting, fires, gunfire, anger, despair. Hope. When events in north suburban St. Louis exploded into fragments of all these things subsequent to the police shooting of Michael Brown, reporters and photographers from the Post-Dispatch met them with the … Continue reading

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St. Louis Pro mourns the passing of Bryan Burwell

A lion of St. Louis journalism is gone, and with him goes the roar loved by so many of his fans. Bryan Burwell, an award-winning sports columnist with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch since 2002, died early Thursday. He was 59. … Continue reading

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SPJ St. Louis commends journalists reporting on Ferguson

Glass. Gas. Bricks. Rocks. Flames. Freezing temperatures. Fear. Rage. These are among the many obstacles St. Louis-area journalists struggled against Monday to report on grand jury findings in the Michael Brown shooting and subsequent civic outrage. The journalists rushed into … Continue reading

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SPJ members invited to Press Club’s annual meeting

Good food and great networking are on the menu for the 58th Annual Meeting of The Press Club of Metropolitan St. Louis on December 10, and SPJ members from across the region are invited. The Press Club is a professional, … Continue reading

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