Summary: journalist and author who was a former editor of the Gary (Ind.) Post-Tribune who spent most of her newspaper career at the Minneapolis Star and Tribune, who wrote the book Nothing Sacred: Journalism, Politics & Public Trust in a Tell-All Age, who was a former president of the northern California chapter of the Society of Professional Journalism, and who was currently teaching journalism at San Francisco State University.
Cause of Death: Struck and killed by an 18-wheel truck
Born: June 4, 1941
Died: December 10, 2004
Location: San Francisco, California