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    Calvin Pynn is a radio reporter, writer, and photographer based in Harrisonburg, Virginia.  Originally hailing from the New River Valley, his career has been a continuous back and forth switch between radio broadcasting and print journalism....

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    In addition to reporting for WMRA about the greater Harrisonburg region, Christopher Clymer Kurtz commutes by bicycle whenever he can, helps his young kids clean up their endless...

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    Dillon Broadwell found a home in the Shenandoah Valley after moving from his home town of Fayetteville, North Carolina to attend James Madison University from 2013-2017. Since graduation, Dillon has started working as a reporter located in...

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    Emily Richardson-Lorente is an award-winning video producer, who finally followed her passion and leapt into public radio in 2014. She grew up in Rhode Island with 3 brothers and 6 parents, and went to Syracuse University on a National Merit...

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    Peter Jump was born and raised in Manchester, England. Prior to his reporting for WMRA he worked on the other side of the microphone for many years – beginning as a Public Affairs Officer for the British Embassy in Washington DC. In addition to...