Say Hi to Steve Dunn!

Author Steve Dunn had four decades of newspaper experience before he retired in early 2014 and moved to Des Moines, Iowa. He worked as a reporter, sportswriter, and managing editor for daily and weekly newspapers in three states, including the last fifteen and a half years as managing editor of the Daily Gate City in Keokuk, Iowa.

He has written eleven bios and eleven game stories for the Society for American Baseball Research. Last year, he self-published a book about the history of professional baseball at the confluence of the Des Moines and Raccoon Rivers in Des Moines, Principal Park: A Diamond in the Rough. He and former state Sen. Pat Deluhery have published a book about the latter’s political career called Engaged: Pat Deluhery and the Golden Age of Democratic Party Activism.

He and his wife, Cindy, have two daughters, two sons-in-law, and four grandchildren. His hobbies include bike riding, playing pickleball, volunteering at Capitol View Elementary School in Des Moines, participating in Des Moines Golden K Kiwanis Club activities, and playing his clarinet in the Greater Des Moines Community Band.

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             Author Steve Dunn had four decades of newspaper experience before he retired in early 2014 and moved to Des Moines, Iowa. He worked as a reporter, sportswriter, and managing editor for daily and weekly newspapers in three states, including the last fifteen and a half years as managing editor of the Daily Gate City in Keokuk, Iowa.

He has written eleven bios and eleven game stories for the Society for American Baseball Research. Last year, he self-published a book about the history of professional baseball at the confluence of the Des Moines and Raccoon Rivers in Des Moines, Principal Park: A Diamond in the Rough. He and former state Sen. Pat Deluhery have published a book about the latter’s political career called Engaged: Pat Deluhery and the Golden Age of Democratic Party Activism.

He and his wife, Cindy, have two daughters, two sons-in-law, and four grandchildren. His hobbies include bike riding, playing pickleball, volunteering at Capitol View Elementary School in Des Moines, participating in Des Moines Golden K Kiwanis Club activities, and playing his clarinet in the Greater Des Moines Community Band.

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