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Brooke Ruth

News Producer, KPBS Midday Edition

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Brooke Ruth is a producer for KPBS Midday Edition. She previously served as a web producer at KPBS.

Before joining KPBS, Brooke was a web editor for four newspapers and a local television station. She began her career in news at the Imperial Valley Press. She has also been part of the web teams at the Napa Valley Register, North County Times, and U-T San Diego. While pursuing her undergraduate degree at UCLA in psychology, she worked on the student newspaper, the Daily Bruin.

Recent Stories

Conference Highlights Imperial County's High Asthma Rates And Shrinking Salton Sea

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The 7th annual Imperial County Environmental Health Leadership Summit is Saturday at Brawley Union High School. The conference will include sessions on air pollution, asthma and the Salton Sea.

Bestselling Author Jennifer Weiner In San Diego To Talk About Her Memoir 'Hungry Heart'

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New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Weiner is known for her novels, including "Good in Bed" and "In Her Shoes," but now she's trying her hand at nonfiction.

Film Preview, Panel To Cover History Of San Diego's Black Panther Party

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To mark the 50th anniversary of the Black Panther Party, a film preview and panel about the San Diego chapter of the Black Panther Party will be held Monday.

San Diego Measures Tackle Marijuana Tax, Probationary Periods, Ousting Elected Officials

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San Diego City Council President Sherri Lightner and San Diego Councilman Mark Kersey discuss measures E, F and N.

San Diego Nonprofit Grabs Attention With Edgy Domestic Violence Awareness Video

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For Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Break the Silence Against Domestic Violence released a video in which survivors use the F-word. The video aims to bring awareness to the issue.

Charter Schools Are Big Issue In San Diego County Board Of Education Race

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The San Diego County Board of Education 5th District race is between incumbent Rick Shea and Mark Wyland, a former state senator. Wyland is being supported by charter school groups.

Reveal: More People Living In Areas At Risk For Wildfires

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Reveal, a program of the Center for Investigative Reporting, found that since 1990, 8.5 million more homes are in wildland-urban interface areas, areas where homes and wildland meet and where the potential for wildfires are higher.

Director Talks About San Diego County PERT

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A Psychiatric Emergency Response Team was unable to aid Alfred Olango last week because, according to the El Cajon police chief, the team was responding to another call and could not make it to the scene in time.

LEGO Exhibit At Fleet Is Making Art More Accessible

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The Art of the Brick exhibit opened on Friday and runs through Jan. 29, 2017 at the Fleet Science Center. Artist Nathan Sawaya's exhibit features 100 works of art made out of LEGO bricks.

Blogger In San Diego To Talk About Living Without Excess

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Courtney Carver is in San Diego to speak about her journey to simplify her life and her minimalist fashion challenge Project 333. The project encourages people to dress with 33 items or less for three months.

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