On Saturday, Jan. 6, our special projects reporter, Mike McGraw, passed away after a brief battle with cancer. "Mickey," as he was known, was 69. He came here to Kansas City PBS after "retirement" from a stellar journalism career. He won a Pulitzer Prize, our profession's highest honor, during his 30 years at The Kansas City Star.
Tuesday, January 09, 2018
Kansas City Mike McGraw Journalism Eulogy
Most of the grief expressed in the passing of this local newsie has been self-congratulatory tripe that's mostly aimed at lamenting the demise of newspapers . . . HOWEVER, this worthwhile confessional takes a far more personal tone and offers a real world perspective on the last days of a professional covering the news. Checkit: