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Former journalist still tells stories

By Liz Allen
Online Reporter Project

Whether you are a traditional journalist or a writer in another field, it’s critical to give voice to the voiceless.

That was Linda Espenshade’s message at the Pennsylvania Women’s Press Association awards luncheon on Saturday during the Pennsylvania Press Conference. Continue reading Former journalist still tells stories

Sweepstakes winners to share videos, not speeches

When the winners of the Sweepstakes Awards are honored at tonight’s Keystone Banquet, the audience will see something different — videos from six of the seven honored newspapers.

“We wanted to embrace the changing industry,” said Melinda Condon, executive director of the Pennsylvania News Media Association Foundation.

In the past, editors from the sweepstakes-winning newspapers gave speeches.

Melinda Condon prepares awards that will be handed out at the Keystone Awards banquet Saturday night at the Wyndham Gettysburg/
Melinda Condon prepares awards that will be handed out at the Keystone Awards banquet Saturday night at the Wyndham Gettysburg/

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