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This blog is worth exploring to get better insight into rural journalism

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Kramer, Melody (main author), Cross, Al (author)
Format:
Article
Publication Date:
2017
URL:
https://www.poyter.org/reporting-editing/2017/this-blog-is-worth-exploring-to-get-better-insight-into-rural-journalism
Published:
USA: Poynter Institute, St. Petersburg, Florida.
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
coverage, economics, information issues, journalism, newspapers, publishing, reporting, rural communities, concentration, agricultural journalism, Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues, local, rural journalism, consolidation
Notes:
Due to the Library's response to COVID-19, this document is currently only available through online access. If no link is provided in this record, the ACDC will make this document accessible through our collection once we are able to return to our office., Online via publisher. 5 pages., Author interviewed Al Cross, director of the Institute of Rural Journalism and Community Issues, about the background of the Rural Blog and more generally about changes in the ways national and local journalists cover - or talk about- rural journalism. Other topics involved gaps in national news coverage about rural areas, who is doing rural journalism well, and effects of newspaper ownership changes in the types of stories that rural news outlets cover.