Howard Berkes
Howard Berkes

Howard Berkes is NPR's Rural Affairs Correspondent and has worked 30 years at the network. He has won awards for breaking news, science, and sports journalism, and was a 1998 Nieman Journalism Fellow at Harvard University.

Green Room
Nov. 10 2011 7:23 AMPermission To Pollute
A town on the Kansas prairie finds itself fighting not only a local cement plant, but the EPA.
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Medical Examiner
March 27 2015 5:16 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Alison Griswold describes her experience reporting on the Germanwings tragedy.