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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 ...
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Industry News – Jan 2017

Alan White, editor at Eagle-Tribune,is dead at 68 Case shows R.I.’s tortured, limited path to public records Mass. AG refusal to release public...
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Industry News – Mar 2017

Vt. lawmakers consider shield law for journalists GateHouse unit buys Boston’s Color Magazine R.I.’s Journal, six others drop PolitiFact Boston Globe using Facebook...
Vermont standard fire photo by eric francis

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...
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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...

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...

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 – Feb 2017

Japanese bank buys major investor in GateHouse for $3.3B Medford, Malden, Mass., daily papers go out of business Hardwick Gazette in Vermont bought...

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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Industry News – June 2017

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