Matt Sepic

Matt Sepic

Newscaster/Reporter
Minnesota Public Radio
msepic@mpr.org

Matt Sepic is a newscaster and general assignment reporter for MPR News. He joined MPR in 2010. Previously he spent eight years at KWMU in St. Louis, where he reported on everything from the 2006 World Series to St. Louis' Bosnian-American community and the sale of Anheuser-Busch, often for national programs. Matt got his start in public media at WOUB at Ohio University in Athens, where he studied journalism and political science. He also worked for several years at WNIN, the public radio station in Evansville, Indiana.

Matt Sepic Feature Archive

Downtown East under construction
The data, based on census data and building permits, aren't surprising given the robust apartment construction in many areas, a Metropolitan Council analyst says. (05/18/2015)
The aid group is unhappy that Secretary of State John Kerry did not discuss Somalia's remittance crisis when he made a brief, unannounced visit to Mogadishu this week. (05/09/2015)
The museum opened May 1, 2015
The $5 million museum is located in a converted city bus garage. It features a tree fort and a variety of hands-on exhibits. (05/02/2015)
A former University of Kansas phenom, Andrew Wiggins provided some light in an otherwise dismal NBA season for the Minnesota Timberwolves. (04/30/2015)
The retailer announced Thursday 100 administrative assistants are losing their jobs. In addition, the company said it would not fill 40 open positions. (04/30/2015)
At Minnesota's community banks, home mortgages, commercial loans and even farm lending grew more than at any time since the end of the Great Recession. (04/29/2015)
Wildlife ecologists said last week that only three wolves remain on the island. They said new ones should be brought in to keep the moose population in check. (04/26/2015)
"We would have seen higher prices for consumers, less choice, and if it's possible with these two companies, worse service," Franken said. ( 04/24/2015)
Despite low unemployment, the state's rate of job growth the past year is slower than in the United States overall. (04/16/2015)
The Twins are in Detroit for their opening game of the 2015 baseball season. (04/06/2015)
The dry winter has heightened the danger for fires this year. More than 6,000 acres have burned so far in around 300 separate fires. (04/04/2015)
Many Twin Cities homeowners still owe more on their properties than they are worth. By one measure, more than 15 percent of mortgages are under water. (04/02/2015)
Supporters say the federal rule changes will keep employers from filing "frivolous claims" against a union movement. Critics say the proposals will lead to "ambush elections." (03/26/2015)
Builders added 4,470 market-rate units in the Twin Cities in 2014 and 3,500 are expected this year. But with few vacancies and rising rents, affordable places are hard to find. (03/23/2015)
The state's employers added 11,800 jobs to payrolls in February. But except for the retail industry, where the demand for workers is increasing, they did not boost wages. (03/19/2015)