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posted 11/23/2020
Story ideas from the shared boder and ideological gulf between Washington and Idaho.
posted 11/16/2020
Post-election shifts in COVID-19 policies offer reporters a great opportunity for compare-and-contrast stories.
posted 11/02/2020
Asking the question of who is counting deaths in your area can help audiences understand whether COVID-19 deaths may be overcounted or undercounted.
posted 10/27/2020
There is a wealth of information on medical devices. Here’s a quick tutorial to help get you started on some investigative stories.
posted 10/19/2020
Many areas were zoned for homes decades or even centuries before our current understanding of wildfire risk.
posted 10/02/2020
Before the vaccines start to arrive in various jurisdictions, explain to your audience the character of your county and state health officials.
posted 09/22/2020
Reporters can help us understand what has happened — and what hasn’t — over the past two decades. The stakes are immense.
posted 09/16/2020
Why did the Occupational Health Safety Network meet with such an abrupt demise?
posted 09/10/2020
"How is it supposed to work?" Answer that question and you're better prepared to spot when things go wrong.
posted 08/31/2020
"The problem was, I was being played," writes contributor Bill Heisel. "The giant petrochemical company, Arco, had the city of Butte and the state of Montana outmatched."

William Heisel's Blog

Story ideas from the shared boder and ideological gulf between Washington and Idaho. more »
posted 11/23/20
Post-election shifts in COVID-19 policies offer reporters a great opportunity for compare-and... more »
posted 11/16/20
Asking the question of who is counting deaths in your area can help audiences understand whether... more »
posted 11/02/20

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