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Karen Usher

Covers:  Local government, local business, features, environmental news, science, religion, politics, TV
Doesn't Cover: Beauty

Reporter, @CadillacNews. Relaunching @michiganvolumes. Formerly, @greatlakesecho. DMs are open.

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My byline appears as Karen Hopper Usher.

I'm a reporter at the Cadillac News in Cadillac, Michigan. I cover local townships and county government, breaking news and features.

Before this, I was a reporter for Great Lakes Echo, an environmental publication out of the Knight Center for Environmenta...

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@HopperUsher — 286 followers, 1,756 tweets

Jul 19, 2017

@rgay The more prominent you get, do people push you on your opinions more, like they want your approval so their own opinions are valid?

Jul 19, 2017

RT @CadillacNews: Rural EMS response after explosion saved lives (07/19/2017) MANTON - Aaron Sogge, North Flight EMS parame..  http://tinyurl.com/y7hc3h9u 

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Besides freelancing for anybody who would have me? Producing the AM news.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

Writing, being nosy, saving democracy.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Email or phone.