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Ben Winslow

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Covers:  public safety, crime and courts, polygamy, state politics, wildfire, criminal justice
Doesn't Cover: trends, gadgets, products

Coverer of news. Best Local on Twitter in SL City Weekly's Best of Utah Awards, ItsChappy winner, FABBY winner. Always imitated, never duplicated.

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Biography

Ben Winslow is a multi-media journalist for Fox 13 News, experimenting with new technologies and new ways of disseminating news stories across multiple platforms (you can follow him on Twitter @BenWinslow).

Prior to joining the Fox 13 news team, he worked at the Deseret News and KSL NewsRadio. Wi...

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@BenWinslow — 24,307 followers, 148,360 tweets

May 27, 2017

RT @AP_Politics: Trump says he "hit a home run" on his maiden trip abroad, but his tour of Mideast, Europe has rattled some allies:  http://apne.ws/2rJMaHW 

May 27, 2017

RT @fox12oregon: UPDATE: Police: Two people killed in NE Portland MAX train stabbing; suspect yelled 'hate speech.'…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I wrote articles for my local newspaper. The same newspaper I would get up early and deliver.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes.

How is social media changing news?

News is unfolding in real time. We're showing you how the sausage gets made.

Religion Newswriters Association

2012 - Local TV Religion Report of the Year
The RNA's Local TV Religion Report of the Year for coverage of Warren Jeffs. Also, a second place award for coverage of a man who makes a living as a "Jesus model."

Society of Professional Journalists Award

2012 - Utah Headliners Chapter
Criminal Justice Reporting, "The Jeffs Tapes."