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Kurt Streeter

Kurt Streeter no longer works for the Los Angeles Times. During his time at the newspaper, Streeter wrote news features, covered transportation and crime, and was a columnist for the Sports section. The most recent of his honors came from the California Newspaper Publishers Assn., which gave him its Best Feature Writing award in 2013 for a series chronicling life inside a hospice for hardcore prisoners. Two of his stories – a series about a girl boxer from East L.A. and her struggling father, and the tale of an elderly boxing timekeeper
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