Katelyn Mae Petrin

Editorial Assistant at St. Louis Magazine

I am a multimedia journalist & freelancer who writes everything from breaking news to comic reviews. I work in text, audio, video, and interactive web platforms.

United States of America


Riverfront Times

Protesters March on Peabody HQ, Urging Reparations in Bankruptcy

Nadine Narindrankura drove more than 1,000 miles to St. Louis this week. With friends and family members, she joined around 100 others marching from City Hall to Peabody...

St. Louis Magazine

Protests erupt downtown in wake of Jason Stockley acquittal

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of downtown St. Louis on Friday to voice their frustration and anger following the announcement that former St. Louis police officer...

St. Louis Magazine

"Exercise your neck" and other helpful tips from IndyCar racers

This weekend, IndyCar drivers will descend on Gateway Motorsports Park for its biggest race in years, the Bommarito Automotive Group 500. SLM went to the track on setup day with...

St. Louis Magazine

St. Louisans respond to Trump's inauguration with feelings of hope and horror

"That's why I'm [in Forest Park] today. Because I don't want to see anything about it. It's wall-to-wall coverage on TV. It's on the radio. I don't want to be around it. I don't...

St. Louis Magazine

Lyda Krewson edges out Tishaura Jones in tight Democratic mayoral primary

Ald. Lyda Krewson narrowly beat out City Treasurer Tishaura Jones in a tight Democratic mayoral primary Tuesday night. Because the city leans Democrat, Krewson's win makes her...

St. Louis Magazine

Photos: Thousands congregate downtown to participate in Women's March on St. Louis

Editorial assistant Katelyn Mae Petrin edits the health and home sections and writes about identity, social equity, and the wild things that happen to everyday people. In her...


The Riverfront Times

A Glimpse of Protest against Peabody Energy

The Riverfront Times

Coldwater Creek: Audrey Simes


St. Louis Magazine

Transgender St. Louisans create a home for their own

Gin Calloway was running out of options. She'd grown up with an aunt in the county, dancing jazz, ballet, and tap and performing at The Muny. "I used to run around in my...

Riverfront Times

These Six Tattoo Artists Are Changing St. Louis, One Body at a Time

When he talks about his work as a tattoo artist, Sean Baltzell like to repeat an old adage: "Prostitution may be the oldest profession in the world, but the prostitute...

The Riverfront Times

St. Louis-Based Asprient Has Some Tenants Fuming

Imagine: a newly renovated one-bedroom loft apartment with granite countertops and in-unit washer/dryer located in the heart of the Central West End. Advertisements for "The...


Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Future

Take a look at one possible future of the body.

St. Louis Public Radio

Small press publishing gives a big boost to young St. Louis artists

A group of skaters screeched, weaving circles around the rink. Dozens of booths sat in the rink's center. Artists sat at the booths, selling their work to the crowd that milled...