Journalist Lori Sturdevant wins lifetime achievement award Star Tribune editorial writer and columnist Lori Sturdevant was awarded the David Graven Award at the 2010 Frank Premack Public Affairs Journalism Awards Program and joins Midday to talk about her 35 years of political reporting and editorial writing. She is also the author of several award-winning books.11:00 a.m.
Lori Sturdevant: Editorial writer and columnist for the Star Tribune. Reporter since 1975. Editor or co-author of 6 books, including "A Man's Reach: The Autobiography of Elmer L. Andersen."
Author Neil Gaiman on books, fairy tales, and libraries Best-selling comic book and science fiction writer Neil Gaiman speaks at Stillwater High School as part of a new Twin Cities-wide program to celebrate reading. Gaiman is the award-winning author of "Coraline," "The Graveyard Book," and the acclaimed DC Comics series "Sandman."12:00 p.m.