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Matthew Walberg is an investigative reporter for the Chicago Tribune, specializing in criminal justice and a wide range of governmental shenanigans. He covered the Cook County Criminal Courts beat for the Tribune for several years, and also worked as a legman for Trib columnist John Kass. Walber...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

As a kid, yes. As a reporter, (thankfully), no. There is not enough white-out in the world....

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What story are you most proud of writing or working on?

The 2014 series on the City of Harvey that was named Pulitzer Prize finalist.