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Local news is often forgotten in the grand scheme of the media, with so much information available. Local news, however, is an extremely valuable asset, especially during disasters. This was seen during Hurricane Sandy, as those affected by the storm turned to local news stations to learn information important to them. According to the National […]

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Local news viewers and bullies

Posted by: | October 8, 2012 | No Comment |

How many people pay attention to local news? According to a recent study by the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism and Internet & American Life Project, 72% of Americans are tuned into what is happening in their communities. According to the study, which was conducted with the John S. and James L. Knight […]

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