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Stories from a life in newspapers

By Jim Stasiowski Today (meaning whatever day you’re reading this) marks the end of my career in newspapers. I actually retired in 2016, leaving the job of city editor of the Rapid City Journal. I have continued this monthly column, but today’s (see above) is my last. After 26 years …

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Sales rep for NevadaGram

Sales Rep needed at the NevadaGram   Our award-winning MiniMagazine and associated website devoted to Nevada Travel needs sales help. Our market is the Nevada tourism industry statewide, which we serve in a variety of ways. Our websites cater to visitors seeking current Nevada travel information. The sites are supported …

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How journalism works

That’s not how journalism works. When the Washington Post exposed the attempt by a woman to infiltrate the social circles of journalists in an attempt to discredit them and their publications, it also revealed the chasm between how reporters do their jobs and how much of the public thinks journalism …

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How to interview like a journalist

Here are some tips and ways to practice interviewing people for stories, whether it’s breaking news or a personality profile. Just click on the slide to continue to the next one. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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The girl on a swing

By Jim Stasiowski Maybe I was just in the right mood for a metaphor, or maybe the girl on the swing was just a girl on a swing. But she bolstered my faith in the resurgence of newspapers. On a chilly Saturday morning, as my wife, Sharon, and I walked …

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