Hello, I'm David Streever, an award-winning journalist, author and editor.
I'm the digital content manager for WXXI in Rochester, NY. I've also been the digital news editor for VPM and the former editor-in-chief of RVA Magazine.
I've also written travel guides for bicyclists, and have a few non-fiction book projects I'm pitching.
Have something you think I'd cover? Want to go for a bike ride? Please email me questions, news tips, or inquiries—I'm always looking for my next scoop.
Freedom to flourish: Tressie McMillan Cottom on leaving VCU for North Carolina
I spoke to author, sociologist and MacArthur Fellow Tressie McMillan Cottom about her move from Virginia Commonwealth University to the University of North Carolina.
Safer at Home: Evicted during a pandemic
I edited this story and developed a stand-alone website for this special project, working in collaboration with journalist Whittney Edwards and photographer Julia Rendleman. We won best multimedia reporting from the Public Media Journalists Association and the Associated Press.
Inside the Heating Crisis
In an investigative piece, I went into the homes of families who didn't have heat, and discovered the problem was much larger than previously reported.
Police tear gas and charge crowd before curfew begins
This story, which chronicled a shocking tear gassing by police, won best breaking news from the Public Media Journalists Association.