Beacons of hope emerging in Kansas journalism

It’s not all doom and gloom. Innovative approaches to journalism are flourishing in parts of Kansas. A look at examples that are making an impact. Whenever Scott Reinardy gets down about the state of Kansas newspapers, he remembers one thing: Circulation at those newspapers may be down, but the audience for news is – thanks to the internet – bigger than ever. “People are consuming more news than ever before,” says Reinardy, the Malcolm Applegate Professor in News Management and Editing at the University of Kansas: “It’s just in a different fashion.” Indeed, Kansas journalists are innovating and experimenting with … Continue reading Beacons of hope emerging in Kansas journalism