An ambitious station in Texas, a Montana-based news network and a three-station cooperative in Central Appalachia offer hope for the future of radio news, especially in rural areas, said those who heard their stories at the nation’s largest journalism convention, which concluded yesterday. See a special Sunday edition of The Rural Blog at http://www.uky.edu/CommInfoStudies/IRJCI/blog.htm.
Director, Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues
Asst. professor, School of Journalism and Telecommunications