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Tell Us: What’s the Strangest Street Name in Your City?

We want to hear the strangest, weirdest and most unique names of streets, landmarks and nearby towns in your community.
asked on May 25, 2016

U.S. Election 2016: What do you think of the campaign so far?

Voice of America wants to hear what you think of the U.S. presidential election so far.
asked on May 25, 2016

What's your America?

Our nation's Independence Day will be here soon, and St. Louis Public Radio's "We Live Here" team is collecting stories for an upcoming podcast. Answer that one question to join the conversation.
asked on May 24, 2016

campus assault

We want to talk to people who reported a sexual assault to the university they were attending.
asked on May 24, 2016

How popular is Airbnb in Miami?

Do you rent out a unit? Have you rented space with Airbnb?
asked on May 23, 2016

Is that legal? What's your question for the CHP?

Can you eat while driving? Is tailgating illegal? What about road rage?
asked on May 6, 2016

PINfluence™ Stories informed by the Public Insight Network

Arizona teacher survey: Use Prop 123 to raise salaries May 23, 2016

Prop 123 is designed to increase education funding by $3.5 billion over the course of 10 years. Cronkite News spoke teachers in PIN to see how they think the funding should be spent.

Pac-12 Networks: Utah subscribers say they like content, but crave wider, consistent distribution May 22, 2016

Gauged our readers' feelings about the Pac-12 Network

Love on the rails: Will the Expo extension motivate daters to cast a wider net? May 20, 2016

Metro's latest Expo extensions make their debut today. The additional 6.6 miles of track took about four years and $1.5 billion dollars to lay. There are seven new stops, allowing riders to — for the first time since over six decades — ride rails from Downtown LA to Downtown Santa Monica. The new track could mean less time on the road for commuters. It could also bring some relief to the city's daters. That's right, daters. As part of a special look at the new Expo extension, and the places to see and do, along the way, we consider how one's love life might be affected. Several PIN sources shared how their commutes have affected their love lives.

Grown-ups only: Local lounges offer refuge away from younger adults May 19, 2016

More than 25 St. Louis-area night clubs have policies — spoken or unspoken — that cater to a more mature crowd. PIN sources share their insight on why they prefer places that welcome "grown folks."

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PIN Blog

  • KPCC asks “Are you #LatinoEnough?”, sparks newsroom-spanning contentSeptember 22, 2015

    Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of posts about inclusive journalism — journalism that is done with communities not for communities.  |  Follow the conversation here. Ashley Alvarado, Southern California Public Radio‘s public engagement editor, has long been a champion of listening to individuals and communities often excluded from news coverage and broader... Read more »
  • Join us for a “listening post” workshop in PortlandAugust 19, 2015

    The Public Insight Network is thrilled to team up with GroundSource founder Andrew Haeg, Oregon Public Broadcasting and Camp Odyssey, an Oregon-based innovative youth leadership diversity program, to offer a workshop on community listening, Oct. 1 in Portland. The workshop is part of a three-day event called “Experience Engagement,” co-hosted by Journalism That Matters and the University of Oregon’s... Read more »