Chris Worthington

Chris Worthington oversees all news gathering and programming at MPR News. He joined MPR News in July 2006 after 10 years at the St. Paul Pioneer Press, where he served as the managing editor and before that as a senior editor directing business and technology coverage. He has more than 30 years of news experience. From 1983 to 1996, he worked for the Dallas Morning News as a business editor, regional editor and sports editor. He held other newspaper positions with Newsday, the Fort Lauderdale News and the Fort Myers News-Press. He holds a BA in journalism from the University of Southern California and an MBA from the University of Dallas.

Stories by Chris Worthington

No worry: In-depth interviews will be prominent

<p>The mail bag emptied and its contents spread across my desk, creating a mountain of white so high I couldn&#8217;t see over it. Virtually speaking, that&#8217;s what happened as I paged through my overflowing inbox last week and gathered even more messages via MPR News&#8217; Facebook page. Imagine that. Then again, perhaps the avalanche wouldn&#8217;t <a class="more-link" href=""><span>Read more</span> &rarr;</a></p>