Jennifer Ehrlich

Minnesota Public Radio

Jennifer Ehrlich is an online and radio editor at MPR News, where she oversees the morning news operations. She has spent about 15 years as a reporter and editor in print, digital and public radio news. Before joining MPR, she worked as an online news editor at Boston Globe, and as a producer at WBUR Boston. She was a reporter at The St. Paul Pioneer Press, The South China Morning Post and spent several years living in Belgium covering immigration and integration issues in Europe. Her journalism career started at The Aspen Times where she covered cops, courts, schools, and skied a lot. She studied Chinese language, history, and population studies at Hampshire College, Beijing University and The People's University in Beijing. She resides in St. Paul with her family.

Jennifer Ehrlich Feature Archive

Astronaut Dr. Kjell Lindgren
An astronaut invited his former teacher from the Hennepin County Medical Center to watch the liftoff from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. (07/23/2015)
"Lake Calhoun embraced Minne the Lake Creature like no other lake -- a bit too literally, at times," said Tom Evers of the Minneapolis Parks Foundation. (07/22/2015)
Medical marijuana sold in MN will be smoke-free
Minnesotans can now begin the process of becoming certified to buy cannabis in pill, oil and liquid form. (06/01/2015)
The anthology includes writing from refugees and immigrants from more than 60 countries. (05/20/2015)
The ice caves along Wisconsin's Apostle Island National Lakeshore will close at 7 p.m. Monday. Visitors had just nine days this year to view the majestic formations. (03/09/2015)
When Kyra Bremer is ice climbing, there is a moment when everything slows down. Bremer started climbing after the birth of her second child. Fifteen years later she's teaching ice climbing at the University of Minnesota Duluth. (03/20/2014)
Minneapolis police are reporting that an SUV ran a red light and crashed into a school bus at the intersection of 42nd and Penn Avenue North at about 7 a.m. Tuesday. (11/05/2013)
"I'm a parent; I'm not perfect," the father said. "We assumed he was at a friend's house. we had no idea where he was." (10/09/2013)
Fans of Minnesota crime writer Vince Flynn should not expect to read his final book anytime soon. (07/25/2013)
The Social Security Administration released its updated list of top baby names today to reflect the most recent data from babies born in 2011. Olivia and Mason topped the list of Minnesota baby names. (04/10/2013)
Romance doesn't stop at the water's edge. (05/25/2012)