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Cindi Lash

St Louis, MO
Covers:  public safety, video games, crime, city and county government, hyperlocal news, all things western pa, public policy, lifestyle, politics, food, arts, tech, business, health it, fashion, fitness, sports, education, dining trends
Doesn't Cover: utilities, mergers & acquisitions Communications/Media architect, mom, avid reader, decent cook, devotee of Springsteen, hockey, history, baseball, #journalism

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Journalist, Editor of Pittsburgh Magazine, former Patch Regional Editor and Sunday Editor of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, mom, avid reader, decent cook, hockey fan, online and print news devotee, perfect pitch (but not-so-perfect voice), MINI Cooper owner/driver, Springsteen addict w/ E Street as...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Unpaid—high school newspaper. Paid—typing up wedding announcements, social news and news briefs for the Indiana (Pa.) Gazette.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

God, yes.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Elizabeth Lane

PNA Keystone Award

2010 - Spot News
Co-winner for coordinating on-scene coverage of mass shooting at LA Fitness club in suburban Pittsburgh.

Sigma Delta Chi

2003 - Special Coverage
Co-winner for "All Nine Alive!" special section detailing rescue of nine men trapped in the Quecreek coal mine near Somerset, PA.