Sophie Kephart is a reporter for The Click and a freelance writer, editor and photographer with a passion for local news feature stories. She graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor’s in English and is currently based in southeast Michigan, getting her master’s degree through New York University’s American Journalism online program. She is also the Digital Managing Editor at Townsquare Media Flint, managing several local radio stations.
December 6, 2022
Only in Flint is a New $30M State Park Bad News
After a number of setbacks and broken promises, some Flint residents are less than optimistic about the latest economic development project, a 230-acre, $26.2 million state park on the troubled Flint River.
November 27, 2022
TikTok’s Owner Sued for Patent Infringement
A Texas-based technology company, Advanced Coding Technologies LLC (ACT), is suing Bytedance Ltd., owner of TikTok, for alleged patent infringement via the app, according to a suit filed in April 2022.
November 9, 2022
Democrat Gretchen Whitmer Remains Michigan Governor
Democratic incumbent Gretchen Whitmer has retained her position as Michigan’s governor against Republican challenger Tudor Dixon as voters turned out in droves.
October 18, 2022
Moving Readers: 3 Questions with Michigan Reporter Ron French
French’s reporting on a dispute over LGBTQ-related books at a rural Michigan library sparked a fundraising campaign that kept the library from closing.
October 4, 2022
Flint Radio Station Raises $82K For Children’s Hospital
The annual radiothon features children who have ben helped by the hospital.