Alejandra Matos

Reporter | Whistleblower
Phone: 612-673-4028
Alejandra Matos writes the Star Tribune's Whistleblower column. She joined the paper in 2012 after graduating from the University of Texas at El Paso with a degree in Multimedia Journalism. She was a Star Tribune health intern in 2011.

Recent content from Alejandra Matos

Chiropractor with history of fraud placed on probation for assault and 'false' records

Just two months after Dr. Patrick Corrick’s chiropractic license was fully reinstated, Corrick assaulted employees at the African Assistance Program,...

Updated: August 11, 2013, - 08:21 AM

Minn. veterinarians giving three-year rabies vaccine every two years

Spot hates the veterinarian’s needle, but responsible owners bring in their dogs for rabies vaccinations as often as their vet...

Updated: August 03, 2013, - 06:40 PM

Minneapolis conservator accused of mishandling vet’s finances quits

A prominent Twin Cities guardian and conservator has given up his caseload after an investigation was launched into his handling...

Updated: August 01, 2013, - 09:32 AM

Minnesota board allows chiropractor convicted of fraud to practice

Chiropractor took more than $1.5 million from 20 victims and hasn’t repaid much, but state board is poised to reinstate...

Updated: July 22, 2013, - 10:41 AM

13 excessive force complaints against Minneapolis cop involved in shooting

Minneapolis police officer Lucas Peterson's supervisors and fellow officers praise him as a courageous and exemplary cop. Court records offer a different view — an officer whose aggressive methods frequently cross the line.

Updated: July 01, 2013, - 08:58 AM

Bad Minneapolis landlord gone, but not all of the problems

The properties’ new owner said he’s on top of repair needs, but some tenants are still complaining.

Updated: June 26, 2013, - 06:34 AM

INTERACTIVE: Explore lottery trends and winners

Updated: June 08, 2013, - 09:29 PM

Minneapolis cops rarely disciplined in big-payout cases

The city of Minneapolis paid nearly $14 million in cases of alleged police misconduct from 2006-12.

Updated: June 03, 2013, - 02:06 PM

Minnesota real estate careers continue despite loan scams

Star Tribune Exclusive: Fines for illegal mortgage modification schemes don’t always end real estate careers.

Updated: May 28, 2013, - 09:49 AM

INTERACTIVE: Search loan modification violators

Updated: May 28, 2013, - 09:33 AM

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