2 News Outlets + 1 Reporter = Shared Mission National Networks Helping Local Outlets With Funding and Editing for Individual Journalists

The collaboration trend in local news is leading to a number of arrangements in which multiple news organizations work together on both the funding and editing for a single reporter. Whether you call it reporter-sharing or co-sponsored reporting or something else, these types of reporter-editor set-ups are boosting in-depth journalism at a time when local news organizations are under tremendous pressure to tighten staffing. Open Campus, a national nonprofit digital news outlet focused on coverage...

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