Casey Miner

Senior News Editor and Youth Training Coordinator

Casey Miner is an audio producer and senior editor for KALW’s award-winning news, arts, and culture program Crosscurrents. She’s contributed work to NPR, Marketplace, Mother Jones, The Takeaway, Transportation Nation and PopUp Magazine. If you like rollover fires, fermenting cabbage, and/or taxidermy-in-progress, she suggests you also check out The Field Trip Podcast. Casey is a graduate of the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and enjoys talking with people at length about what exactly they do all day. 

 

 

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5:25pm

Thu January 30, 2014
Arts & Culture

Audiograph's Sound of the Week: SF Dolphin Club

KALW News senior editor Casey Miner gets ready to dive into the San Francisco Bay's 50 degree water

All week long we've been playing this sound, and asking you to guess what exactly it is and where exactly in the Bay Area we recorded it.

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1:20pm

Tue December 17, 2013
All Tech Considered

In A Divided San Francisco, Private Tech Buses Drive Tension

Originally published on Tue December 17, 2013 9:31 pm

Protesters in San Francisco block a Google bus, which shuttles employees from the city to its location in Silicon Valley.
cjmartin Flickr

Part of a series on income inequality in the San Francisco Bay Area

If you want to understand the tension between tech workers in San Francisco, who often make six figures, and many of the city's other residents, try standing on the southwest corner of 24th Street and Valencia around 7:30 on a weekday morning.

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4:39pm

Thu December 5, 2013
Arts & Culture

Meet your neighbors: San Francisco's Arguello Market is more than just a turkey sandwich

When I moved to San Francisco’s Inner Richmond last year, I found a lot of things to like -- Golden Gate Park, Ocean Beach, even the fog. But when I started telling people exactly where I lived, they only cared about one thing: the turkey sandwiches at the Arguello Market. When I went to check it out, I found that the sandwiches were indeed great -- but that wasn’t all that made the place special. 

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5:14pm

Thu November 14, 2013
Arts & Culture

Audiograph's Sound of the Week: Schein & Schein Antique Maps

Jim Schein of Schein & Schein Antique Maps and Prints in North Beach
Casey Miner

12:21am

Wed November 13, 2013
U.S. Commutes: The Way We Get To Work

Forget The Car Keys — This Commute Requires A Paddle

Originally published on Wed November 13, 2013 10:41 am

Stephen Linaweaver has been kayaking from Oakland, Calif., to work in San Francisco for four years.
Courtesy of Dan Suyeyasu

This story is part of a project on commuting in America.

We all know what it's like to be stuck in traffic. But what about paddling under it?

For kayak commuter Stephen Linaweaver, there is no rush hour or gnarly gridlock. His biggest commute worry is a really big ship.

Linaweaver kayaks from Oakland, Calif., to his job as a sustainability consultant in San Francisco. His hourlong commute begins at the Port of Oakland each morning at 7.

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