What follows is a selection of my published work.


From the ashes a new sense of purpose on Lake Street

Powderhorn Park neighborhood residents want a solution to homeless encampments by Friday

Tanker truck’s last delivery before near miss was to a Black owned south side gas station, whose owner is sticking up for the driver

Local government cash crunch coming as expenses up, tax receipts down

3M water settlement could leave east metro communities and families short

thebulletin-full-rgb-1In rapidly-growing Woodbury, small businesses face unique challenges (investigative news feature)

Where are all the police women? How east metro cities compare (investigative news feature)

‘This is history’: Local girls among first to join newly-expanded Scouts BSA (news feature with photo gallery; also appeared in the Twin Cities Pioneer Press)

Cottage Grove, Woodbury express concern about top-down approach in 3M settlement fund allocation (city government, coverage of east metro 3M settlement process)

City of Woodbury agrees to settlement terms in 2012 police shooting (breaking news, public safety; also appeared in the Twin Cities Pioneer Press)

Shifting the burden: St. Croix County tasked with finding housing for serious sex offenders (investigative, public safety)

Twin brothers open RC racing store in Woodbury (business feature with photo gallery, video)


Missouri has two systems to monitor opioid prescriptions. But it still has gaps


Community stories

Medical students pair up with active, involved older adults

MU researcher looks for links between the brain and ‘lost’ limbs

HEATHER FOOTE: Seeking challenge and pleasure in bagpipes

Public safety & health stories

When it comes to health, Boone County is one of the best places to be in Missouri

Trial of man charged with sexual assault ends in mistrial

MU researcher hopes to study benefits of cats for children with autism


Why You Can’t Judge Someone by Their Twitter Account

Why You Should Quit Soda, and How to Do It

Why More Couples Are Dating Long-Distance


Taxi industry launches alliance to compete with Uber

World’s first IVF baby addresses infertility

Disabled refugees challenged by Greek camps


Trial and error: Crookston farmer embraces trend of growing organic crops

Grand Forks church member vote leaves choice of performing same-sex marriages to pastors

RED RIVER ROAD TRIPS: Middle River is in the middle of the action