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Emma Peaslee

Kroc Fellow

Emma Peaslee is a 2020-21 Kroc Fellow. Before coming to NPR, she reported for Atlanta's member station, WABE. She covered public forums about toxic chemicals leaking into neighborhoods, the world's largest 10K race, and the federal government's plan to resume executions. Peaslee has a master's degree in journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where her work received the 2020 Edward R. Murrow Award for best student newscast. She is a Minnesota native.

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You Asked For Shots, Tuna, Metal, and Money

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Public transportation is one thing many millennials, and their younger counterparts in Gen Z, are trying to save. Sarah Gonzales for NPR hide caption

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One Thing Millennials Aren't Killing? Public Transportation

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One Thing Millennials Aren't Killing? Public Transportation

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Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., waits for Vice President Mike Pence to arrive for her swear-in reenactment for the cameras in the Capitol on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020. Bill Clark/Getty Images hide caption

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Atlanta Dream, Co-Owned By Former Sen. Kelly Loeffler, Is Close To Being Sold

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Patrick O'Neill, 64, is a member of the Kings Bay Plowshares. He reports to prison in January for a 14-month sentence. Emma Peaslee/NPR hide caption

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Longtime Anti-Nuke Activists Face Prison, Again, After Breaking Into Naval Base

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Father Julio Martinez raises the Blessed Sacrament from the back of a pickup truck in Ramseur, N.C. Emma Peaslee/NPR hide caption

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Holiday On Wheels: Latino Church Gets Creative Honoring Patron Saint Despite Pandemic

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Broad Breasted White turkeys roam their open-air enclosure on the Shenk Family Farm in Newport, N.C. Smaller turkeys are in demand this Thanksgiving as many families plan on staying home rather than attending large gatherings. Madeline Gray for NPR hide caption

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Small Turkeys Are In Demand As Americans Downsize At Thanksgiving

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Xavier Watts, 9, waves an American flag during a campaign rally for Georgia Democratic U.S. Senate candidates Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock on Nov. 15 in Marietta, Ga. Brynn Anderson/AP hide caption

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'Don't Game Our System': How The Race To Georgia Senate Runoff Is Heating Up

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Federal Executions To Follow States' 1-Drug Protocol

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