Dugan Arnett

Arnett joined the Globe staff as a features writer in 2015. A native of Blue Springs, Mo., he is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism. Before arriving in Boston, he spent four years as a features and metro reporter at the Kansas City Star.

Latest stories

Runners, spectators brave bone-chilling weather

By , , , and Matt Stout , Globe Staff

As more racers arrived in Hopkinton, the rain and wind started to pick up.

An elusive terrier in Milton finds a happy ending

By , Globe Staff

When the last of Roland Sitzler’s two terriers died two years ago, it felt like a connection to his late wife had, too. Then, last month, he happened upon a whimsical story in the Globe.

One teenager seeks high school basketball immortality: the dunk

By , Globe Staff

In the mind of a teenage basketball player, at least, there may be no athletic feat that equals the dunk.

‘It’s like dinner and a show’: In the age of Tinder dates, bartenders bask in the awkwardness

By , Globe Staff

As dating apps like Tinder and Bumble have spawned a rash of first dates, it has spawned a kind of nightly theater inside the city’s dimly-lit barrooms. And the folks behind the bar are enjoying the show.