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Media Oxpecker: Why We Won't Bother Posting This on Facebook

Media industry news you may have missed this week while you were busy testing edibles. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  06-06-2014  4:00 pm  |  Media Roundup

Media Oxpecker: Why Women in Media Can't Have It All

Media industry news you may have missed this week while you were being pushy. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  05-15-2014  7:00 pm  |  Media Roundup

Jackson Free Press Editor Donna Ladd Named Kellogg Community Leadership Network Fellownew

Over the course of her 3-year fellowship, Ladd aims to develop a template for youth media projects around the country that enable underprivileged kids to report on their communities and tell their own stories.
W.K. Kellogg Foundation  |  05-14-2014  4:00 pm  |  Honors & Achievements

Media Oxpecker: Nobody Knows Anything

Media industry news you may have missed this week. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  05-08-2014  5:00 pm  |  Media Roundup

Today Show Claims 'Exclusive' on Story Riverfront Times Broke Last Yearnew

Matt Lauer takes credit for Jessica Lussenhop's Sept. 2013 story on a Missouri man who was incarcerated 13 years late because of an administrative error.
Romenesko  |  05-02-2014  2:00 pm  |  Industry News

Boulder Weekly Wins 36 Awards in Top of the Rockies Contestnew

Colorado Springs Independent won 21 awards and the Santa Fe Reporter won 12 awards. Westword editor Patricia Calhoun earned the Keeper of the Flame Award.
SPJ Colorado Pro  |  05-02-2014  3:10 pm  | 

Media Oxpecker: Our Version of the Stories

What the post-Patch era means for local news; Vox embarrasses itself; and why you should be commenting "Congratulations!" on your Facebook posts. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  05-02-2014  1:00 pm  |  Media Roundup

LEO Weekly Sold to Local Ownership Groupnew

SouthComm has reached an agreement to sell the Louisville alt-weekly to a group of investors led by Aaron Yarmuth, son of the paper's founder John Yarmuth.
LEO Weekly  |  04-30-2014  11:00 am  |  Industry News

Media Oxpecker: You're Doing It Wrong

Turns out that this entire time you've been doing journalism wrong, but don't worry, Jeff Jarvis will teach you how to serve your community. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  04-25-2014  2:15 pm  |  Media Roundup

Miami New Times, Palo Alto Weekly, Westword Win Sigma Delta Chi Awards

The Sigma Delta Chi Awards for excellence in journalism are given out by the Society of Professional Journalists. (FULL STORY)
SPJ  |  04-22-2014  4:30 pm  |  Honors & Achievements

Tucson Weekly Sold to 10/13 Communicationsnew

Wick Communications has agreed to sell Tucson Weekly and Inside Tucson Business to 10/13 Communications.
East Valley Tribune  |  04-18-2014  3:00 pm  |  Industry News

Salt Lake City Weekly's Rachel Piper Makes E&P '25 Under 35' Listnew

Editor & Publisher's annual 25 Under 35 list recognizes "people who are young, bright, and capable of tackling whatever the changing newspaper climate throws at them."
Editor & Publsher  |  04-15-2014  11:00 am  |  Honors & Achievements

Media Oxpecker: The Kindness of Funders

Digital First Media ends Project Thunderdome; Gawker bans internet slang; and NPR's April Fool's Day prank tells us what we already knew about internet commenters. (FULL STORY)
AAN  |  04-04-2014  4:00 pm  |  Media Roundup

Metro Newspapers Acquires Good Times Santa Cruznew

Santa Cruz Weekly will be merged with Good Times. The deal also includes three daily newspapers.
Silicon Valley Business Journal  |  04-01-2014  2:30 pm  |  Industry News

North Coast Journal Nominated for Mirror Awardnew

North Coast Journal staff writer Ryan Burns is nominated for the John M. Higgins Award for Best In-Depth/Enterprise Reporting.
Mirror Awards  |  04-01-2014  12:25 pm  |  Honors & Achievements

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