Our Journalists

Breaking a news story takes dedication, sometimes for years. It requires curiosity,
determination and a commitment to delivering the truth to a public who deserve
nothing less. Star journalists are held in the highest regard for their integrity, accuracy and relentless pursuit of news stories that need telling.


Susan Clairmont

Susan Clairmont is a columnist with the Hamilton Spectator who writes about justice both the criminal and social kind. Whether covering a high profile murder trial or reporting from a catastrophe, Clairmont always keeps victims and their families at the heart of her work. A three-time National Newspaper Award nominee, Clairmont won last year for column writing. In her real life, she is married with two young children who sometimes wonder why mommy hugs them so much.