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posted 08/04/2015

In recent years, the idea that journalists should focus on building the future of news with communities — not just for them — has gained traction. Josh Stearns profiles the work of Jeremy Hay, who has embraced this community-first approach with a local news service in East Palo Alto.

posted 07/29/2015

Creating in-roads for community participation and giving local people more power to contribute to local journalism is complex and time-intensive. But the end result can be a public that is more engaged in their communities and in supporting news-gathering efforts.

posted 07/21/2015

In 2013, Sacramento's Capital Public Radio hired jesikah maria ross to develop a deep community engagement strategy around their multimedia documentary project The View From Here. The experience holds a number of valuable lessons on engaging and building audiences.

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In recent years, the idea that journalists should focus on building the future of news with... more »
posted 08/04/15
Creating in-roads for community participation and giving local people more power to contribute to... more »
posted 07/29/15
In 2013, Sacramento's Capital Public Radio hired jesikah maria ross to develop a deep community... more »
posted 07/21/15