285 Broad Street
12MIDD
Hartford, CT
06115
860-241-3318
Josh Kovner
Reporter III
My Role

Reporter covering wide range of indepth assignments, from environmental regulation, to court cases, to elections, to major breaking news stories.
My Biography

27 years in daily journalism in Connecticut -- Bristol Press until 1982-85; New Haven Register, 1985-96; Hartford Courant 1996 to present, and for many years to come.

Journalism Instructor, Southern Connecticut State University, 2000 to present.

Temple University grad;

Member of the Courant's PulitzerPrize-winning coverage team on the lottery killings in 1999.

Regional and national award-winning stories include piece on hartford Neighborhood Centers fraud schemes that sent to two people to jail (worked with reporter Lisa Chedekel); and series on blackmarket steroids in 2005 that prececded law-enforcement crackdown on these sites and these operators. (Worked with Paul Doyle and Jeff Smith.)
My Interests

writing news stories and being in the middle of the action; family, sports