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Molly Evans

Assistant Producer of Digital News

Molly Evans is the Assistant Producer of Digital News at KERA. She produces, edits and curates news content on KERANews.org. She also writes The High Five and maintains the Twitter feed for KERA News. Molly previously served as Digital Coordinator, maintaining KERA’s websites and various digital platforms as well as designing graphics, participating in digital projects and site builds and offering technical assistance to the staff. She has worked at KERA since January 2015.

Before KERA, Molly interned with This Land Press in Tulsa, TulsaPeople magazine, World Literature Today magazine in Norman and the Oklahoma Gazette in Oklahoma City, where she also freelanced. She also wrote and edited for The Oklahoma Daily, the award-winning student newspaper at the University of Oklahoma in Norman.

Molly graduated from OU with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in Spanish in December 2014. She was awarded Outstanding Senior in Journalism from the Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication. Molly is a native of Tulsa, Okla. 

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: How Dallas-Fort Worth rent compares in the U.S.; there’s a Texas town called Sanctuary; U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke’s punk rock days; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Whataburger is looking for poets this month; Pearland high schooler joins school board; here's how bills go to their graves; and more.

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The fired Balch Springs police officer who shot and killed 15-year-old Jordan Edwards has been charged with murder. A judge signed a warrant Friday afternoon for officer Roy Oliver's arrest.

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Robert Wilson, who brought Jim Lehrer and Monty Python to American television audiences while leading KERA during its early years, died today after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was 75. 

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Cole Hamels will be off the mound for about two months; Romo goes to the Capitol; Dallas woman recounts harrowing Fyre Festival experience; and more.

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Two people are dead after an apparent murder-suicide Wednesday at North Lake College in Irving, police say. 

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Castro’s out in Texas Democrats’ Senate bid; dozens stage sit-in against sanctuary cities bill; early voting ends today; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Will Taco Charlton stick with his nickname?; tornadoes tear through East Texas; DSO violinist brings Mozart to the bar; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Geese are disappearing from White Rock Lake; Arlington native chosen first by Cleveland Browns; here’s a guide to a pair of Dallas festivals; and more.

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Two annual festivals in Dallas are joining forces for the first time this Saturday, providing a wealth of diverse programming focused on literacy, creativity and community across the city.  

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Wichita Falls coffee shop makes its own “unicorn frappe’; doctors hope to release Bush 41 from the hospital soon; mosquito season is coming; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Texas wants those lunar Bibles back; Dallas police is short-staffed; who really writes the bills in the lege?; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Lawmaker fasts in protest of "sanctuary cities" bill; Dallas County’s Faith Johnson finishes first 100 days as DA; American Airlines recovering from confrontation; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Dallas wants more millennials; Texas owes $600,000 to same-sex couples; listen to the new Sarah Jaffe single; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Last killer whale born at SeaWorld; construction continues on Katy Trail pedestrian bridge; Neiman Marcus popovers are No. 1; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Bush 41 is back in the hospital; Greg Abbott supports bathroom bill; Bernie Sanders will be in Grand Prairie Thursday; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Another study forecasts financial woes if bathroom bill passes; 11 Dallas schools are losing their librarians; what if Texans could buy cars directly from Tesla?; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Dozens of dog bite claims were filed in Texas last year; H-E-B is now the biggest private employer in the state; George W. Bush talks foreign aid and national security; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: rare Bonnie and Clyde items are for sale; Torchy’s Tacos defends its signature phrase; Trump’s wall could do damage to this Texas wildlife refuge; and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Lindy Ruff won't return as coach for the Dallas Stars; a landscape architect wins the richest arts prize in Texas; Bonnie Parker’s bloody glasses are on display; and more.

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A sea of people wearing red, white and blue marched from the Cathedral of Guadalupe downtown to Dallas City Hall on a warm and windy Sunday afternoon, calling for immigration reform and religious and racial equality.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: What the border wall could look like; Texas community colleges could offer 4-year programs; vote for the most iconic Dallas dish; and more.

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To live “comfortably” in Dallas these days, you’ll need $57,984 per year, according to a report published this week by Go Banking Rates, a financial website.

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