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.


Joseph Hall

JOSEPH HALL has worked at the Toronto Star since 1985. In that time he’s covered the medical, science and transportation beats. He’s also been a sports and feature writer. He’s won numerous national science and medical awards as well as major prizes for his news and investigative reporting. He lives in Toronto’s Beach with his wife, also a journalist, and their 11-year-old son.