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Tracy Simmons

Tracy Simmons is an award-winning journalist specializing in religion reporting and digital entrepreneurship. In her approximate 20 years on the religion beat, Simmons has tucked a notepad in her pocket and found some of her favorite stories aboard cargo ships in New Jersey, on a police chase in Albuquerque, in dusty Texas church bell towers, on the streets of New York and in tent cities in Haiti. Simmons has worked as a multimedia journalist for newspapers across New Mexico, Texas, Connecticut and Washington. She is the executive director of FāVS.News, a digital journalism start-up covering religion news and commentary in Spokane, Washington. She also writes for The Spokesman-Review and national publications. She is a Scholarly Assistant Professor of Journalism at Washington State University.

CEO On The Road: Numerica surprises local non-profits with cash

“Today is one of my most favorite days of the year,” Carla Altepeter said Tuesday as she drove a white van east on I-90 toward Coeur d’Alene. “We’re going to five non-profit organizations that are doing tremendous work in our area and giving them money.”

BRIEF: Conference to focus on dismantling the culture of violence

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