Gary Walker has joined The Argonaut news department staff as a reporter.

At The Argonaut, Walker will be covering general assignment news for the local communities in our area. He has nearly ten years of experience as a reporter.

Walker, a Culver City resident, comes to The Argonaut after working as a reporter at the Culver City News for three years, covering Culver City City Hall and various investigative stories.

He has also covered investigative stories as a freelance writer for the Compton Bulletin.

While reporting for the Culver City News, Walker wrote a series of articles on the light rail Exposition Line which won a certificate of achievement award from the California Newspapers Publishers Association.

Prior to joining the Culver City News staff, Walker worked as a reporter for The Weekly Press in Burbank, where he served as associate editor from November 2002 until August 2003.

Walker is a native of Santa Monica and a graduate of Santa Monica High School.

He earned a degree in political science from the University of Maryland in College Park.

Walker can be reached at The Argonaut at (310) 822-1629 ext. 112, or