“Showing” beats “telling” every time

On a visit to my eye doctor for a check-up, I noticed a poster on the wall in the examination room. It featured a...
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Keene Sentinel to host conference on improving news coverage in small communities

KEENE – The Keene (N.H.) Sentinel, in partnership with a local entrepreneurship center, will host a summit focused on sustainable community news coverage for...

Obituaries August 2018

CONNECTICUT Lyndell Betzner Richard CiminoMASSACHUSETTS Cynthia E Hutchins John E. Whelton Walter BrooksNEW HAMPSHIRE Albert F. Nettel Peter B. WhelptonMAINE Phyllis Kenney Dave SwearingenRHODE ISLAND None reported.VERMONT Wallace I. RobertsOUTSIDE NEW ENGLAND H.F. “Gerry” Lenfest

Senators see Journalist Protection Act as a means of safeguarding Democracy

By John Voket - President, NENPA As recently as a few days ago, The Washington Post reported that President Donald Trump's pushback over being peppered...
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What’s the ‘true threat’ to American journalism and democracy?

Threats to the survival of a free press seem much in the air these days, from the near daily online insults hurled from the...

Four journalists, 19th century publisher honored with 2018 Yankee Quill awards

Four New England journalists will receive the Yankee Quill award this fall for their career contributions to the betterment of journalism in the six-state...
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Common Traits

What do successful newspapers have in common? I really didn’t expect to do much traveling this summer but plans don’t always work out as...
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Tecnavia announces new digital ad network

While readers browse, publishers earn digital ad revenue. Burnsville, MN — Tecnavia announced the Tecnavia Ad Network (TAN), a new service exclusively for Tecnavia clients....
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Vermont Standard building destroyed by fire

On Monday, July 16, an early morning fire destroyed the building that houses The Vermont Standard newspaper, in Woodstock, VT. In addition to the Standard...

Obituaries July 2018

CONNECTICUT Helen M. Gartman Bruno Victor Ranniello Roberta A Finley John J. Bohuslaw James V. Cundari Marilyn Norma (Jodoin) Deotte Michael M. Doyle MASSACHUSETTS Theresa (DiFrancesco) Borseti Stanley Frasu Robert Alexander Mamis Arthur David Pollock Edward Patenaude Kathy Shaw Robert Alexander...