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Pamela Huey

Copy Desk Chief | Newsroom
phone: 612-673-7044
With 17 years experience at the wires (UPI and AP), 18 months at Minnesota Public Radio and seven years on Capitol Hill in Washington, Pam Huey joined the Star Tribune in 2000. She works the general assignment, wire and sports copy desks.
Recent content from Pamela Huey
Mary Huey asked the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. for his signature and for his favorite hymn after he preached at Riverside Church in New York City in

Signature in hymnal sets Minnesota woman on search for MLK's favorite hymn

My Aunt Mary 's encounter with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. set me on a search to find his favorite hymn.
Buddy Holly performing with Waylon Jennings and Tommy Allsup at the Fiesta Ballroom, Montevideo

Buddy Holly band member Tommy Allsup, who saved his life with a coin toss, dies at 85

He lost the coin flip with another band member, missing the plane that crashed on "The Day the Music Died."
Carl Bernstein before his Q-A at Westminster Presbyterian Church on Thursday.

Man who helped oust Nixon dissects Clinton for Mpls. audience

Famous Watergate reporter Carl Bernstein talked all things politics to a packed house in Minneapolis on Thursday night.
A light rail train struck a car Sunday afternoon, April 12, 2015, in downtown Minneapolis, leaving the tracks blocked. The collision occurred about 12

Light rail train hits minivan making errant turn in downtown Mpls.

Trains in both directions were stopped, and passengers were allowed to disembark.
Jack Puterbaugh

Obituary: Jack Puterbaugh, DFL stalwart and advance man for JFK's final trip

Jack Puterbaugh, a stalwart DFL activist and advance man in Minnesota in the 1950s, could never have guessed that when he went to Dallas in…

Husband, wife among 3 to die in 2 traffic crashes in outstate Minn.

Two  traffic crashes claimed three lives in the past two days. A Mankato man was killed when he lost control of his pickup on a…

Pedestrian struck by Green Line train in St. Paul

A Green Line train struck a pedestrian Saturday night near the intersection of Lexington Parkway and University Avenue in St. Paul, causing some delays in…

Minnesota Guard will not be going to Liberia, after all

As Ebola outbreak subsides, deployment called off.

July 11, 2004: Home is where Brokaw's heart is

Tom Brokaw, back in his hometown on the banks of the Missouri River, borrowed a bicycle on a cool, sunny June morning and went for…
Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman with a portrait that JFK gave to his father, Orville Freeman.

2013: Minnesota's Freeman family watched historic tragedy unfold

The memories of Minnesota's former first lady are succinct and vivid. The Freemans and their 15-year-old son, Mike, would mourn the passing of the nation's 35th president at four historic events that November weekend.

For JFK's advance man, a routine mission turned hellish

He recounted scouting sites, saying no one anticipated trouble.
FILE -- President John F. Kennedy slumped down in back seat of car after being fatally shot in Dallas in this Nov. 22, 1963 file photo. Jacqueline Ken

Jackie's Secret Service agent tells his story

Clint Hill, the person closest to the assassination who is still alive, was tormented by guilt for years. North Dakota native has now funneled his energy into telling his story.
Publishers Clearing House "Prize Patrol"

The lure of the Prize Patrol

I entered again, and again, and again, and again, and again, and again. Mailings were multiplying faster than rabbits.
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