@OWHnews social services reporter. mara.klecker@owh.com @Unl_CoJMC grad.

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Biography

Mara Klecker is an award-winning reporter and recent graduate of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s College of Journalism and Mass Communications. She is currently interning on the metro desk of the Minneapolis Star Tribune and formerly held internships at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and the ...

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@MaraKlecker — 581 followers, 946 tweets

Nov 18, 2017

RT @OWHnews: Small law enforcement agencies deal with veteran officers' move to Omaha Police Department  http://on.omaha.com/2mAjr77 

Nov 17, 2017

RT @axios: Sarah Sanders: Difference between accusations against Trump and Franken is that Franken has admitted wrongdoing https://t.co/R3XGxNLJVj

Nov 17, 2017

RT @OWHCrime: Small law enforcement agencies deal with veteran officers' move to Omaha Police Department:  http://on.omaha.com/2mAjr77  https://t.co/3D1o5NPvzM

Nov 15, 2017

RT @Fahrenthold: One gun, bought under false pretense, was used in 12 different crimes in the DC area. The Post's @phscoop traces it…

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Who do you wish followed you?

Lane DeGregory or Ira Glass. They give me faith in the future of narrative journalism.

Why did you become a journalist?

What other job pays you to go meet fascinating people from all walks of life? How could I be doing anything else?

When you're not at a computer, where are you most likely to be?

Hiking. Preferably with a camera around my neck and a passport in my backpack.

Hearst Journalism Award

2014 - 2nd place, Personality Profile

Society of Professional Journalists Award

Mark of Excellence, Feature Writing, Large School Division