Partial funding offered to address under-covered topics, areas

Host newsrooms sought for subsidized positions Report for America is offering to provide 50 percent subsidized funding for newsrooms to create positions focused on addressing under-covered topics and communities. The outlets will pay the other half of the salary and get to select an individual among the qualified candidates prescreened by the organization. Report for … More Partial funding offered to address under-covered topics, areas

NAJA partners with Shuffle to join new social media platform

Norman, Okla. – The Native American Journalists Association recently partnered with social media platform Shuffle to facilitate social and professional networking among its membership and the broader literary arts Shuffle community. Shuffle is an ad-free, invite-only platform focused on creative fields. Shuffle is offering the NAJA community exclusive access to Shuffle’s Literary Arts community. This … More NAJA partners with Shuffle to join new social media platform

NAJA announces recipients of 2019 free press, investigative awards

APTN receives NAJA Elias Boudinot Free Press Award Canadian journalists receive top honor for upholding highest ethics The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) will recognize Karyn Pugliese and Justin Brake of the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN), as awardees during the 2019 National Native Media Conference set Sept. 15-18 in Prior Lake, Minnesota. NAJA selected Pugliese … More NAJA announces recipients of 2019 free press, investigative awards

NAJA selects Trahant as 2019 NAJA-Medill Milestone Achievement Award recipient

The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) will recognize Mark Trahant (Shoshone-Bannock) as an awardee during the 2019 National Native Media Conference in Prior Lake, Minnesota. NAJA selected Mark Trahant (Shoshone-Bannock) as the 2019 NAJA-Medill Milestone Achievement Award recipient. The award honors an individual who has made a lasting impact on media to the benefit of … More NAJA selects Trahant as 2019 NAJA-Medill Milestone Achievement Award recipient

Brian Bull wins national Murrow Award

By Gayle Chisholm, KLCC   KLCC has won Excellence in Writing for three scripts submitted to the annual Murrows contest organized by the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA). The submission contained reports by reporter Brian Bull (Nez Perce) on the March for Our Lives event in Eugene,  the cash-to-smash business “Demolition Zone”, and  how … More Brian Bull wins national Murrow Award