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How to contact staff members at The Star

about 2 days ago
If reporters and editors are following the usual style, every writer’s email address and phone number are supposed to appear at the end of stories and columns. However, that bit of info is sometimes trimmed or omitted. Individual staff members are listed in staff directories by department at the bottom of each main page on KansasCity.com.

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Derek Donovan is The Kansas City Star's public editor. This blog is a place for you to share your thoughts about how The Star and KansasCity.com cover the news. If you share your name or other identifying information when speaking with Derek, he will never publish that information without your prior consent.

Derek has been with the paper since 1995, and he's also director of research and information. He contributes occasional reviews and other articles to the Features sections as well. The emphasis here is always on fairness and accuracy, but all sorts of other topics will come to the forefront, of course.

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