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64 years later, neighbor of mystery girl in haunting photos introduces himself

64 years later, neighbor of mystery girl in haunting photos introduces himself

…,” he said.   James Eli Shiffer • 612 673-4116 @JamesEliShiffer  …
Want to share information with the Star Tribune? Here's how to do it securely

Want to share information with the Star Tribune? Here's how to do it securely

… reporter Signal: 612-720-9515 James Eli Shiffer Cities team leader Signal: 612-666-0697 If you’re still…
An annotated guide to the Minnesota state records you can't get

An annotated guide to the Minnesota state records you can't get

The famed Vincent burger — and its creator — are on the move to the Minikahda Club

The famed Vincent burger — and its creator — are on the move to the Minikahda Club

Shiffer will hang up his apron after 25 years overseeing the dining program at the club — and giving…
On an accidental safari, a park in Uganda boasts a wealth of wildlife

On an accidental safari, a park in Uganda boasts a wealth of wildlife

Vacation disaster? Tell me all about it

Vacation disaster? Tell me all about it

James Eli Shiffer

James Eli Shiffer

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Before coming to the Star Tribune in 2005, Shiffer worked at The News & Observer of Raleigh, N.C., where he was an editor and reporter. He currently serves on the board of the Minnesota Coalition on Government Information, an advocacy group dedicated to transparency and open government. Shiffer is the author of "The King of Skid Row," a local history book. He lives in Minneapolis with his family.

Star Tribune, local media recognized at SPJ Page One Awards

… of the Year. James Shiffer, a Star Tribune editor and writer of the “Secrecy Rules” column, won first place…
Review: 'Dirty Doc Ames and the Scandal That Shook Minneapolis,' by Erik Rivenes

Review: 'Dirty Doc Ames and the Scandal That Shook Minneapolis,' by Erik Rivenes

…, who chased Doc Ames and his thugs out of City Hall for good.   James Eli Shiffer is a Star Tribune…
Star Tribune's Chris Serres to be honored with Finnegan Award

Star Tribune's Chris Serres to be honored with Finnegan Award

… and Star Tribune editor James Shiffer, who serves on the coalition’s board.…
Governing goes off the record in Minnesota

Governing goes off the record in Minnesota

Minnesota open records law needs a name equal to its purpose

Minnesota open records law needs a name equal to its purpose

… of a space alien.   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612-673-4116.…
Gas explosion rocks Minnehaha Academy; two dead, nine injured

Gas explosion rocks Minnehaha Academy; two dead, nine injured

… Mannix, James Eli Shiffer and Karen Zamora contributed to this report.…
UFOs and aliens thrive in the vacuum created by secrecy

UFOs and aliens thrive in the vacuum created by secrecy

… UFO form just yet.   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612-673-4116.…

Breeders and animal dealers granted privacy, even after inspectors find problems

… the privacy of people who hurt animals?   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612…

Star Tribune offers new ways to send us news tips

… in the Twin Cities and greater Minnesota.   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612…
Sexual harassment shielded by secrecy at Minnesota Capitol

Sexual harassment shielded by secrecy at Minnesota Capitol

… to come clean as well.   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612-673-4116.…

Minneapolis' posting of 'deleted' EPA pages is a bit overheated

… the overheated rhetoric in favor of cold facts.   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com…

Mille Lacs County sues feds to get FOIA response

….   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612-673-4116.…