The text provides excellent coverage of the theory and mechanics of public affairs reporting, as well as a concise review of the history, background and traditions of the field. the primary focus is on practical skills and strategies - navigating through the operations of government and private institutions, develop sources, and mine public records.The fire chief tells her the fire apparently was caused by faulty wiring in one of the apartments. The chief ... The reporter questions the sheltera#39;s director about the families hardest hit who might be willing to be interviewed. The director ... Their answers and the additional details will become part of the story. ... They confirm the tip, describing strange electrical problems and smoke detectors that dona#39;t work.
|Title||:||Getting the Story|
|Author||:||Henry H. Schulte, Marcel P. Dufresne|
|Publisher||:||Pearson College Division - 1994-01-01|