Kudos to the Associated Press, for appointing a D.C.-based editor to coodinate coverage between reporters on Capitol Hill and reporters in the rest of the country.
In the past year or so, the AP has really kicked it up a notch – making needed changes and enhancing coverage at bureaus all across the country.
The AP’s Helena [...]
A wolf near the Clark Fork River west of Missoula. MONTANA FISH, WILDLIFE AND PARKS PHOTO
The Montana bureau of the Associated Press has released its yearly ranking of the state’s top news stories, and medical marijuana is atop the list.
Each year, the AP asks editors and newsrooms statewide to “vote” for their Top 10 [...]
The Associated Press issued an excellent new policy this past week that I thought you’d want to know about. It addresses a concern I’ve shared with you before – how to let web readers know the source and reliability of information they’re reading in news stories.
For its part, the AP discussed and then implemented a [...]
Here in the Missoulian newsroom, we’re strict constitutionalists when it comes to the Associated Press Stylebook.
“No legislating from the bench!” we proclaim.
So we were aghast – to say the least! – earlier this year when we heard that the AP was considering several major style changes. No longer would U.S. state names be abbreviated, came [...]