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Ian Froese

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Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
Reporter — Brandon Sun

Reporter for @thebrandonsun | ianf@brandonsun.com | Comfort the afflicted, afflict the comfortable | Formerly: @TheCarillon | Alum: @DalGazette and @ukings

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Biography

I tell stories in my capacity as a reporter/photographer at the Steinbach Carillon, an award-winning weekly newspaper serving southeastern Manitoba. I have been recognized with national and provincial community newspaper honours for my work.

My byline has also appeared in the Winnipeg Free Press,...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I wrote the community news column for my hometown.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Clark Kent! One local businessman calls me Clark whenever I walk into his place. Maybe the best compliment I could get.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

To decipher, to summarize and to confront.

Canadian Community Newspaper Association

2015 - 2nd place - Best Feature Photo
A national second place honour within our circulation class for a photo from a chuckwagon racing event at the Manitoba Stampede.

Manitoba Community Newspapers Association

2016 - 1st Place - Best Education Story
A feature story detailing how a university scholarship destined for Steinbach science students was lost in the throes of bureaucracy for two decades.