Six months after the Newtown, Conn., shootings, WSHU Public Radio turned to its community to find out what it wanted and expected the anniversary coverage to look like.
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For an Oregon Public Radio project on the East Portland neighborhood, public insight journalist Amanda Peacher has taken to the streets and to Tumblr to tell the stories of the residents of East Portland.
For Michigan Radio’s State of Opportunity reporting project, Sarah Alvarez outfitted a mobile booth to collect stories across the state from at-risk kids, their families and the communities around them.
Where are you from, originally? This simple question was the topic of a discussion at Community Book Center in New Orleans in April, and prompted a sweeping conversation about race, class, displacement, and what it means to be from a rapidly changing city with deep roots.
With nearly 80 percent of Utahns living on the Wasatch Fault, Salt Lake City’s KUED wants to understand how prepared residents are for disaster by asking PIN sources for their insights.
Whitesburg, Ky.’s WMMT has developed an engagement project focused on giving people in Appalachia a voice in the conversation about unemployment and healthcare resources, issues that are among the most pressing problems in the region.
The St. Louis Beacon and Nine Network are working alongside other groups in town to spearhead a yearlong program focused on obesity and centered on the city’s north side.
WLRN-Miami Herald News recently launched “That’s so Miami,” a PIN-fueled poetry project that’s asking sources to contribute to “The Poetry Travel Guide to South Flordia,” a collection of poems about Miami culture.
The issue of clean air in Utah has become heavily politicized lately — but Utah Public Radio’s new investigative project aims to address the topic not through politics but through a lens of public health.
Over the next few weeks, we’ll be highlighting the work being done in partner newsrooms receiving Public Insight Network engagement funding. This week, Prairie Public Broadcasting launched its anti-bullying engagement project with a query to 450 school superintendents, principals and counselors across North Dakota.