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Stephanie Bouchard

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Covers:  healthcare, personal finance, Maine living, books and authors, cats, arts and entertainment, long-term care, home care/hospice, history/preservation

Journalist, editor, and author of The Lap-Reluctant Cat. Tweets about anything that catches my interest, but particularly cats. RT ≠ endorsement.

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Biography

I am a conscientious, self-directed professional who respects deadlines and is not daunted by covering subjects with which I am unfamiliar. I transitioned from features writing at a daily newspaper to covering healthcare finance for a business-to-business publication and now run my own freelance ...

What was your first job as a journalist?

If I don't count being a reporter and editor of my high school newspaper, it'd be as a town correspondent for the Lewiston Sun-Journal.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. I miss the sounds of the old typewriters and especially the sense of accomplishment when returning the carriage.

How is social media changing news?

I think it's an international social network that makes journalists work harder to separate rumor from actualities.

American Association of Sunday and Features Editors Best Features Section

2010 - Features
Best Features Section Contest finalist (Division I), Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram (writer)

American Association of Sunday and Features Editors Best Features Section

2006 - Features
Best Features Section Contest finalist (Division I), Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram (writer)