Jeremy Iggers

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Biography

About me

Jeremy Iggers (jeremy [at] tcmediaalliance [dot] org) ended a 20+ year career with the Minneapolis Star Tribune to become executive director of the Twin Cities Media Alliance, the non-profit organization that operates the Twin Cities Daily Planet. TCMA also offers citizen journalism classes and media skills workshops, and holds public forums on media issues. During his journalism career, Iggers wrote about food, restaurants and ethics, and won two national awards for overseas reporting. Iggers has a Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Minnesota (1993); his doctoral thesis on the ethics of journalism was published as Good News, Bad News: Journalism Ethics and the Public Interest (Westview Press,1998).  He lives in south Minneapolis with his wife Carol and two cats.

Favorite Places: 
Lake Harriet Rose Garden, Lake Calhoun, Midtown Global Market, Kingfield Farmers Market, Uptown Farmers Market, Midtown Farmers Market
Activities: 
biking, travel, reading, restaurants
Interests: 
philosophy, food
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