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Gridiron Awards Dinner 2017

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5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

InterContinental Milwaukee Hotel
139 East Kilbourn Avenue Milwaukee WI, 53202

David Fahrenthold Named Milwaukee Press Club’s 2017 Sacred Cat Honoree
Dr. Howard Fuller and Carmen Petrie to be honored as Headliners

The Milwaukee Press Club will honor David Fahrenthold, reporter of The Washington Post, as the club’s 2017 Sacred Cat Award honoree. The award, which has been given annually since 1973, recognizes excellence in journalism at the national level.

Fahrenthold will accept the award at the club’s annual Gridiron Dinner, Friday May 12th, at the InterContinental Hotel in Milwaukee.

The Milwaukee Press Club also will honor its 2017 Headliners Dr. Howard Fuller, civil rights activist, and education reform advocate and Carmen Petrie, president and chief executive officer of Sojourner Family Peace Center. Winners of the press club’s 2016 Excellence in Wisconsin Journalism competition also will be recognized at the event.

More information to follow soon….

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