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Industry News – Feb 2017

N.H. legislation aims to reinforce Right-to-Know law Mass. gov’t agencies use terrorism excuse for their secrecy R.I. House OKs broader expunging of criminal records ...

Words of passion, concern echo at NESNE awards fete

'Mentoring happens in the moment. Mentoring happens every day.' -- Judith Meyer, Executive editor, Sun Journal, Lewiston, ME Words of passion, concern echo at NESNE awards fete By Kaitlyn Mangelinkx Bulletin Correspondent “The world...
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Industry News – Mar 2017

Owner of dailies in Conn. buys Willimantic daily GateHouse moving Framingham plant to other print sites Vt. Senate to act on proposed journalist...

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...

Measure to protect Vt. journalists, confidential sources signed into law

Vermont Gov. Phil Scott has signed legislation designed to protect journalists from having to give up their confidential sources and prevent government officials from...

Journalists are not the enemy of the people

In August 2018, more than 350 news outlets across the country participated in a coordinated effort, publishing editorials that defend the vital role that...
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Industry New – May 2017

Police in Mass. misuse exemptions to hide public files Reversal sought of Vt. ruling allowing secret gov’t emails GateHouse settles with subscribers over...

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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Industry News – Apr 2017

Globe shifts focus to digital readers and subscribers Maine solons KO gov’s veto of law on legal ads posting Vt. shield law for...