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Pat Peschka has no plans to retire any time soon.
Never one to sit idle, she has spent 82 percent of her almost 90 years working at a variety of jobs. She has learned the secret of longevity.
An essay on the Journalist Privilege (Kansas Reporters Shield Law)
The A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications will host several events Oct. 24 related to Kansas State University’s sesquicentennial.
Oct. 1 is the deadline to get your Annual Publisher's Statement to your local post office.
It doesn't have to be printed in your newspaper by then, but the report should be in the hands of your postmaster or postmistress on or before Oct. 1.
Paul Edward Jones, long-time publisher and editor of the Lyons Daily News and former four-term mayor of Lyons, died Sept. 12, 2013, at Hospice House in Hutchinson. He was 77.
A bill that would allow journalists to protect the identity of confidential sources moved forward Thursday after lawmakers reached agreement on the tricky question of just who is a journalist.
The Senate Judiciary Committee, on a 13-5 vote, approved the federal Free Flow of Information Act and sent it to the Senate floor.
A Colorado Supreme Court ruling that allowed a defamation claim to stand without considering whether the statements at issue were substantially true could have a chilling effect on the First Amendment and should be overturned, the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and 15 news media organizations argued in a brief filed with the U.S. Supreme Court.
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press has launched RCFP FirstAid, a mobile application that gives reporters in the field immediate access to legal resources, particularly in situations where newsgathering or access may be stymied. If reporters need more help, the app also provides an instant connection to the Reporters Committee website and its 24-7 media law hotline
At least three college newspapers announced this month that they’re going to cut their print schedules — the University of Illinois’ Daily Illini, the University of Missouri’s The Maneater and San Diego State University’s The Aztec.