Custodians of the City

Ashmore, Harry S.
December 1999
Nieman Reports;Winter99/Spring2000, Vol. 53/54 Issue 4/1, p37
Discusses the role of metropolitan newspapers and newspaper journalism in the United States (US) community. Discussion on broadcasting in the US; Criticisms against television broadcasting of news.


Related Articles

  • BRIEFLY NOTED.  // Electronic Media;12/10/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 50, p3 

    Reports developments in the broadcasting industry in the United States as of December 2001. Authorization of the operation of news and traffic aircraft by the Federal Aviation Administration; Perception of women on the major Sunday newsmaker shows; Effort of the National Basketball Association...

  • Station Break. Trigoboff, Dan // Broadcasting & Cable;12/10/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 51, p30 

    Reports developments on broadcasting industry in the United States. Appointment of Roger Bell as news director of KCBS-TV; Decision of the trial judge to the reporters and jurors in a murder case; Media coverage on anthrax.

  • Local TV news risks making itself useless. Alridge, Ron // Electronic Media;10/05/98, Vol. 17 Issue 41, p22 

    Opinion. Comments on the role of local television news in broadcasting in the United States. Falling importance of local television news; Threat of satellite television on the broadcasting industry; Contention that crime stories are often blown out of proportion on the local news.

  • ASBU exchanges newsroom.  // TVB Europe;Oct2001, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p66 

    Reports on the changes implemented in the newsroom system of the Arab State Broadcasting Union. Equipment ordered from Grass Valley; Satellite channels that it leases; Features of the Grass Valley Digital News Production solution.

  • WHAT'S WORKING IN RICHMOND-PETERSBURG. Malone, Michael // Broadcasting & Cable;9/20/2010, Vol. 140 Issue 35, p29 

    The article focuses on WUPVs early evening news program that airs at 6:30, offering a local option when other stations broadcast network news.

  • THE VISIONARY.  // Broadcasting & Cable;11/12/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 47, p26 

    Focuses on the career of Walter Cronkite, broadcasting personality in the United States. Television broadcasting achievements; Contributions on the coverage of Vietnam war; Employment record.

  • BBC spotlights, viewer content. Turner, Mimi // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;11/28/2006, Vol. 397 Issue 9, p20 

    The article reports on British Broadcasting Corp.'s plan to launch its first all user-generated content news show on round-the-clock news network BBC News 24. The show, "Your News," will feature news stories and video sent in by the public. The article reports on the release of a research which...

  • Erie County DA is ready-for-prime-time player. Hirsch, Dick // Buffalo Law Journal;10/29/2007, Vol. 79 Issue 87, p4 

    The author reflects on Erie County District Attorney Frank Clark's qualifications as a television program host. He asserts that Clark's commentaries in several newscasts are profound. He disagrees with the claim of some defense attorneys that Clark's face is only for radio. He believes that...

  • More on "Folksy TV News.". Barrett, Edward W. // Columbia Journalism Review;Jan/Feb1974, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p49 

    This article comments on an article on the spreading phenomenon of consultants coming in and reshaping local TV news across the country which appeared in the November/December 1973 issue of the Columbia Journalism Review. One of the examples cited in the article was that the consulting firm of...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics