LOCALIZING & CONTEXTUALIZING THE FALL OF ROE V. WADE
Much has and will continue to be written about POLITICO’s bombshell report that the Supreme Court has voted to overturn landmark decision Roe v. Wade. But too often, local news outlets — understaffed and under-resourced — rely on regurgitated AP stories to fill the (web)pages of their publications.
Not us. At COURIER, we’re not just reporting the news out of Washington, we’re digesting that news and presenting it to our audience in a way that’s relevant to their lives and their communities.
Here’s a look at some of our recent coverage — published and distributed in the spaces where under-served news consumers spend their time: online — from around our eight state newsrooms, localizing the issue of abortion access and contextualizing the threat for voters.