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News Group Offers Up Tons Of Guidance

Posted November 15, 2018 by Bill Wheelhouse

The Radio, Televison, Digital News Association (RTNDA) has developed a series of coverage guidelines to assist journalists, newsroom managers and station management with both common and uncommon ethical and operational situations which may arise. The guidelines have been prepared by journalists, managers and subject-area experts, and have been vetted by the RTDNA Ethics Committee.   More  

Legal Issues Reporters Could Face On Election Day

Posted November 2, 2018 by Bill Wheelhouse

The Reporters Committee For Freedom Of the Press has a good guide for reporters covering the 2018 Mid-Terms.   The Election Day Guide advises reporters on news gathering in and around polling places and even selfies in the ballot-box.  Check it out.

Scripps Acquiring More TV Stations.

Posted by Bill Wheelhouse

The EW. Scripps company is adding more than a dozen stations to its roster in 10 markets.   They include:

  • WLEX, the NBC affiliate in Lexington, Kentucky
  • KOAA, the NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • KATC, the ABC affiliate in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • KSBY,
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