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Making Pitches to Community Newspapers

Community newspapers are weekly publications covering the neighborhoods of a larger town. In Sacramento, California, for example, community newspapers cover the Pocket Area, Carmichael, East Sacramento, and Arden Arcade. 417 more words

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Boots-on-the-Ground Reporting

In Rockdale, Texas, about an hour’s drive northeast of the state capital city Austin, the Cooke family has owned The Rockdale Reporter since June 1, 1911. 473 more words

“Wednesday’s Headlines”

Ideas please 

Getting ready for the festival which is only 6 weeks away. I have been organising it for the last two years since we first decided to hold a stall, and each year it gets bigger and better. 170 more words

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Calling all Writers!

Calling all writers, photographers, aspiring editors and those with a knack for creativity:

Have you always dreamed of writing for a newspaper? Have you always wanted your photos to be the main attraction on the front cover? 124 more words

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The changing face of the community newspaper

When news of the massive mudslide reached editor Nicole Trigg on her day off in July 2012, she didn’t hesitate. She dropped everything, jumped in her car and sped down to the scene. 1,560 more words

Calling all Writers!

Calling all writers, photographers, aspiring editors and those with a knack for creativity:

Have you always dreamed of writing for a newspaper? Have you always wanted your photos to be the main attraction on the front cover? 124 more words

Community News

Should you Tweet the news?

In the past, reporters used to stand on a street corner and try to get random people to comment on the issues of the day. This was embarrassing and not very productive because most people can’t think that quickly on their feet even if they are willing to stop and talk to you, which most people aren’t. 440 more words

Shella Gardezi