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The Casino Trap
As the gambling industry booms, aggressive marketing targets older patrons
AARP Bulletin, October 2016
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Bet Your Life
As problem gambling ensnares some in a nightmarish cycle of compulsion and shame, one innovative Minnesota center is at the forefront of treatment
Best Feature Story, Third Place, Minnesota Society of Professional Journalists
Minnesota Monthly, May 2016
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A Game of Their Own
They play the national pastime a little differently in Lake Tomahawk, snowshoe baseball capital of the world.
Sports On Earth, July 2014
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LeMond’s Next Ride
Can America’s only Tour de France champion conquer the endurance test that is business?
Twin Cities Business, May 2015
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The Goal
When Warroad and Roseau renew one of the best rivalries in sport, it’s more than a game.
SB Nation, Feb 12, 2013
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User Friendly
The drug world has changed since you were in high school

Minnesota Monthly, June 2010
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Teen Sex 3.0
We're in the midst of a new sexual revolution among urban and suburban youth. Welcome to the age of technology, porn, and hooking up. 
Mpls. St. Paul magazine, January 2011
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Sacred Rights
Gay and transgender Native Americans find acceptance in tradition

Utne Reader, January/February 2009
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Runaway Bride
Seven years old, she walked and walked to escape her fate: circumcision and marriage to a man with five wives

Mpls. St. Paul, January 2007
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Dr. Feelgood
Dr. Stephen Zuckerman wanted to ease the suffering of his patients. He ended up putting his career in danger

Minnesota Law & Politics, April/May 2006
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To Hell and Back
Imagine the torture of Idi Amin. The torment of losing your soul. A place where you can find it again

Mpls. St. Paul, January 2005
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Honorable Mention for Reporting on a Significant Topic
from the American Society of Journalists & Authors, 2006


Let Us Play
The Spiritual Side of Sports

U.S. Catholic, January 2004
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Shark Attack
He swam into bloody waters to save a stranger

Reader's Digest, October 2003
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Court Reservations
A California pro brings tennis to the West’s Native Americans
USTA Magazine, November/December 2001
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