Alex Parker Profile

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Member since: February 10, 2006

Occupation: Public health reporter

Age: 34


I cover public health for the Daily News. Previously, I covered education at the Lawrence Journal-World in Lawrence, Kan., and youth and politics in Kansas for MTV News. I have a bachelor's degree in journalism from Miami University and attended the University of Kansas' MSJ program. I'm a native of Kansas City, Mo.

Alex Parker Articles

For gay Latinos, prom can be a mixed bag

By Alex Parker | Posted about 7 years in Culture

Lincoln Park high-rise fire kills two

By Alex Parker | Posted over 7 years in Chicago news

'I had to do something'

By Alex Parker | Posted almost 8 years in Chicago news

Poker Players Go All In for Charity

By Alex Parker | Posted about 8 years in The big city

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