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Allie Wagner

Allie Wagner

Wagner is in her fourth year as a journalism major at UM. She moved to Missoula from Miles City, Montana in 2020 to start school. Allie worked on her high school newspaper and wrote a few pieces for her local paper before moving to Missoula. When she is not working or doing school work Allie enjoys reading, creative writing and binge watching TV shows on streaming services with her cat, Bex, by her side.

Crisis line workers meet struggle with empathy

By: - February 11, 2024

Three hours before her 3 to 11 p.m. shift starts, Suzin Kratina sings. The melody of a lullaby travels down the hallway and into Kratina’s living room. Her granddaughter, Larken, is being put down for a nap. Kratina and her husband watch their 2-year-old granddaughter four days a week. Books and art fill Kratina’s living […]