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This page is a resource for WNIJ student workers and participants in the "Public Radio 101" seminar to create news content in accordance with the policies and practices of Northern Public Radio and WNIJ News.

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We encourage you to take advantage of the links below to enhance your journalistic endeavors.

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NPR Ethics Handbook                                      INBA Code of Ethics

How Not To Write For Radio                         How To Pitch A Story

NPR Training: Hone Your Craft                    An Introduction to Editing

Sound In The Story                                             High-Quality Sound With Your Phone

Tips For Shaping Great Stories

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Blogs That Offer Guidance                          

Memmott's Missives and Musings               Judith Smelser: Scribbles and Scruples