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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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Specializes in: Profiles, Government, Ethnic Issues

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Phone: 815 777 6929
Fax: 815 777 9435

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Work has previously appeared: Community Newspaper

BORN IN Chicago, Il and attended various midwest colleges. Was a precinct captain on the west side of the city. Joined the Army in 1963 and left with a rank of E-6 as an aircraft crew chief. Spent 14 years moving around the eastern us. working in the electric lighting fixture buisness. Opened my own independant contracting firm representing a number of lighting companies. Made sales calls on architects and engineers till I retired 27 years late. As a freelance reporter I write special interest articles for our local newspaper "The Galena Gazette. I have made three trips to Biloxi MS. to help and report on the Katrina disaster. In 2006 I spent 2 weeks in Israel with the IDF as a civilian volunteer. My latest articles will expand on my most recent activities.

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