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When the discourse gets ugly (#FreeMikeDixon)

Newsrooms love to use engagement teams to talk about fun stuff. Easy stuff. You know, pictures of Christmas trees and fall foliage. But when it comes to more sensative conversations, many of us aren’t quite sure what to do.¬† Today … Continue reading

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Meme-sourian

My fellow reporters have been helping me come up with memes that describe our experiences at the Missourian. A special thanks to Caitlin Lukin, Karen Miller, Alexandria Baca and Shaina Cavazos for the ideas. Feel free to comment and leave … Continue reading

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Advice for new reporters

Here is my advice to new reporters. Pitch your own stories on the first day. Seriously. It’s good practice, and it will guarantee that you’re covering topics that interest you. And for editors, having reporters come in and beg for … Continue reading

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All the things

How I feel on really good journalism days:                 How I feel on days like Wednesday:

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