Moonlight Market last Thursday was full of fun for the kids. Photo credit Grace Logan.
Hi there! I'm Leah Wankum, and I'm the Post's Deputy Editor. I'm a native of mid-Missouri, and attended high school in Jefferson City before going on to the University of Central Missouri, where I earned a master's degree in mass communication.
Prior to joining the Post as a reporter in 2018, I was the editor of the Richmond News in Ray County, Missouri. I've also written for Startland News, the Sedalia Democrat and KC Magazine.
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