New community news medium trains young journalists to cover local news – Community News Service

There’s are a new media outlet in Chittenden County. The Community News Service, operated by the University of Vermont as a way to train students to in “hyperlocal” journalism. For example, young people in Shelburne are drawing murals on town streets to illustrate the problem of run-off management.

"The Community News Service is a student powered partnership -- with a focus on hyperlocal and local news -- designed to train and educate student journalists and to provide local content to community newspapers."

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