TITLE

Making Firm a Newspaper's Focus on Investigative Reporting

AUTHOR(S)
BOARDMAN, DAVID
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Fall2008, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines how newspapers can maintain a robust investigative reporting effort at the same time the economics of the industry are forcing cutbacks both in editorial space and in reporting staffs. The author, an editor at the "Seattle Times" newspaper, describes several steps that publication has taken to maintain investigative reporting. He cites a need to train all reporters in the information resources and skills needed to obtain information via the Internet and other new technologies.
ACCESSION #
34867878

 

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