7505 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, VA
Prue Salasky
Reporter, Sr
My Role

Daily Press health reporter covering health news and features in Hampton Roads and beyond. Health is a top priority in everyone's daily life. We report on all aspects, from healthy lifestyles, diet, fitness and nutrition to the health-care debate, insurance issues and the business of health. We connect with readers through blogs, web chats and social media.
My Biography

Over the years I have worked as a reporter, editor, writer, columnist, radio host, blogger and teacher.
My Interests

Health, food, religion,art, social justice, family, politics, reading, fitness and travel.
My Recent Articles

Hampton Roads residents go treasure hunting amid other people's castoffs 1/1/0001
Flashlights and curious eyes peered over a mountain of boxes and baskets – some loose items even spilling out onto the cold ground – as the first door rolled open.

Peninsula Town Center owner inching toward expansion 3/1/2015
Peninsula Town Center's new owner wants to build anew and tear out some of the old, if he can get the approvals to do so.

Supports are in place for Peninsula's growing Hispanic student population 1/1/0001
Hispanics in the local student population have at least doubled in every Peninsula locality over the past decade, creating the need for more support services and outreach to them and their families.

Virginia farmers eligible for $3 million to reduce pollutant runoff 1/1/0001
Runoff from farmland has been called the largest source of pollution in the Chesapeake Bay.

Sudden cardiac arrest is nation's leading killer; Newport News widow advocates for AEDS in all work places 1/1/0001
She will never know if her husband would have survived if he'd received appropriate help within the critical four-minute window.