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Ten years after surviving Kirkwood shooting, reporter pens novel about his experience

Todd Allen Smith is a former reporter for the Suburban Journals, among other midwestern outlets, and a former board member for the St. Louis Society of Professional Journalists. He has been shot twice, 10 years apart,¬†and with each bullet that … Continue reading

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LandSpeed Louise puts News at Noon on the fast track

The fastest people on earth are amateurs who, for the past 100 years, have been cranking out speed records on the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah, driving and riding their hand-built cars, trucks, and motorcycles at speeds upwards of 475 … Continue reading

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Century-old ax murders highlight News at Noon

A century-old unsolved murder and the newspaper reporter who tracked down the story are featured at the next News at Noon, sponsored by the St. Louis Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists and the Missouri History Museum. St. Louis … Continue reading

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