Introduction to News Writing
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Online Reporting Resources
Prof. Christian's Home Page
WMU Dept. of Comm.
WMU Home Page
Columbia Journalism Review's reporting resource
For specific topics, from source list and tips on covering health care to education.
National Safety Council's environmental journalism tips
Go to site and click on "Tipsheet" for great ideas complete with sources. Also links to other journalism sites.
The Poynter Institute
One of the best sites for links to more than 200 resources, from associations to news briefs to beat guides.
Contains information on population, demographics, and links to other government data.
National Institutes of Health
For links to the more than 20 medical/health institutes run by the federal government.
U.S. Department of Justice
For criminal justice information and stats. Also for links to FBI, CIA, and other government agencies.
Board of Elections for the State of Michigan
Kalamazoo County's web site