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.


Paul Hunter

Paul Hunter has been a reporter at the Toronto Star for 27 years. For most of that time, he worked in sports, where he covered five Olympics and enjoyed two or three years of good hockey during two decades as the Maple Leafs beat writer. Hunter has been nominated for a National Newspaper Award in sports writing and was named to the Maple Leafs media Wall of Fame. He joined the Starís features team in 2011 and was part of the group that won an NNA in 2012 for Project of the Year. This is Hunterís fourth Star Dispatches eRead.