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Friday, August 2 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Watering the Local News Desert

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We know local matters, but local resources are shrinking. Local reporters are increasingly asked to do more with less, while national reporters covering local communities are at risk of parachuting with little context. Learn from local and national journalists about the best practices and common pitfalls of covering local communities, and how to improve your coverage.

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Kevin Riley

Editor, Atlanta Journal Constitution
Kevin Riley is the editor of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Visit his Facebook page, www.facebook.com/ajceditor
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CeFaan Kim

Reporter, WABC-TV
General Assignment Reporter at WABC-TV. Former political producer for NY1 News. US Army veteran. AAJA MediaWatch Co-chair.
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Mizell Stewart III

Senior Director / Talent, Partnerships and News Strategy, Gannett / USA TODAY Network
In more than three decades as a journalist, Mizell Stewart III has been an award-winning reporter, top newsroom editor in three states, radio and television broadcaster and corporate news executive. Today, Stewart is Senior Director of Talent, Partnerships and News Strategy for Gannett... Read More →
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Natalie Hee

Reporter, FOX 26 Houston
Natalie Hee is a reporter at FOX 26 Houston and an alumna of The University of Texas at Austin. Natalie has also reported at the NBC affiliates in New Orleans and Austin. She was the 2010 recipient of the LIN Media Minority Scholarship and was sent to work in Indianapolis and Providence... Read More →

Friday August 2, 2019 2:00pm - 3:30pm EDT
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