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Alison Smith

Twin Falls, Idaho
Managing Editor, Twin Falls Times-News
Covers:  courts, crime, prisons, federal court, jails, police, breaking news, veterans, cold cases

Managing editor @twinfallstn From PDX. Montana, Bama, Idaho. @UMJSchool and @UofAlabama

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I'm from Portland, Oregon and I'm the managing editor at the Times-News in Twin Falls, Idaho. Formerly the criminal justice reporter.

In August 2011 I earned my Master's of Arts in Community Journalism at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa.

As part of the program I interned at the Anniston S...

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@alisongene — 522 followers, 5,305 tweets

Nov 20, 2017

This is in our photo calendar for tomorrow. Ominous. "photo illustration, We'll get someone to put on a pair of chaps"

Nov 20, 2017

RT @thelocalnate: Taking down whatever that thing is and restoring the old facade.

Nov 20, 2017

RT @ErikWemple: Counsel for the publisher of  has sent this reply to legal threats from Roy Moore camp:

Nov 17, 2017

Heater tech guys came and we have official heat in the newsroom for the first time this fall. YES.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Unpaid internship as a photographer at the Forest Grove News Press in Forest Grove, Oregon.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

April O'Neil and Henry Hackett

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?