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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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News at Noon puts the ball in the sports reporters’ court

With the NCAA basketball playoffs bearing down, and baseball warming up for the first pitch of spring, the St. Louis Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists turns a spotlight on sports for its News at Noon speaker series Thursday. … Continue reading

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Two new members join St. Louis Pro Chapter board

Two new members have been seated on the St. Louis Pro Chapter board for 2011-12. They are Tammy Merrett-Murry, program director for the Alestle student-run newspaper at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and mass communications instructor, who takes over as board … Continue reading

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