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Bio (click to expand) As a staff reporter-turned-freelance journalist, Anna Pratt, who lives in Minneapolis, Minn., has ventured into garbage houses, spent the night in a homeless shelter and witnessed a fistfight in a church basement, all for various stories. Her byline has appeared in the Star Tribune, The Line, the Southwest Journal, the Minnesota Independent and several suburban and community papers, web publications and broadcast media in the Twin Cities. Pratt is active with the Society of Professional Journalists' freelance community and she serves as the treasurer for the award-winning Minnesota Pro Chapter of SPJ.

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Home > Tools for Freelancers > Members > Freelance Directory > Dawn Reiss

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Dawn Reiss

Specializes in: Quirky off-beat features, travel, news, business, sports, shopping, dining and book reviews, health & fitness, celebrity profiles, relationships, and much more. When it comes to writing I'm like a mutual fund - the more diversified the better.

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Phone: 312-590-1921
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Work has previously appeared: National, regional and local magazines, websites, newspapers and other media outlets Including: Chicago Magazine, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, St. Petersburg Times, USA Today, Chicago Reader, TimeOut Chicago, Chicago Parent, Cincinnati Magazine, HowStuffWorks.com, Crain's Chicago Business, Indiana Alumni Magazine, Associated Press, and many other media outlets and sites.

I'm a full-time Chicago-based freelancer who previously as a St. Petersburg Times and Dallas Morning News staff writer. I'm a dependable, politely aggressive writer who is curious about everything. I have extensive experience in writing profiles and quirky, off-beat features, but can also cover breaking news. I've written about everything from chocolate martinis and salsa clubs to asbestos abatement issues. I spent four months driving to every NFL city in the country for The Sporting News and have interviewed celebrities one-on-one including Magic Johnson and Bob Costas.

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