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Lecture 7: Hyperlocal Journalism

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Objective: Today, I will show you other ways news organizations are utilizing material, information and story ideas from viewers in order to fill the demand for news on television and online. Notes for Lecture 7 (Date: 11.09.10)

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Lecture 6: Finding the Punchline

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Objective: I’m showing you how television news can be the punchline. We’ll look at the lighter side of network and local news coverage. I want to cover the importance of striking the right balance between hard news and watercooler stories. I will also show you how social media helps reporters do their jobs.

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