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SheBooks launches with contests and stable of writers

Shebooks launched Jan. 2 and now has 12 e-books and some top rankings in Amazon's hot releases.

Silicon Hills crowdfunds print magazine overshot its Kickstarter funding goal and will launch a print magazine at the SXSW Interactive conference in Austin.

BOXX makes its match with crowdfunding

Tasked with raising $2,000 to leverage a matching amount, Boxx Magazine has turned to GoFundMe and to Eventbrite to help make the match.


News Chops Report

News Chops

Nola Vie partners with public radio

Public broadcasters are finding new ways to engage in more local journalism, especially more investigative and enterprise journalism, than ever before. See how New Orleans does it.

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Carolina Public Press partners with all media in the state

CPP spearheads investigations, trains journalists from around the state, and shares content across the board with any news organization that wants it.

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2008 Winners

Read the July 15, 2008 press release.

Karyn Lu and Lila KingEcho Atlanta
Karyn Lu and Lila King

Echo Atlanta

An art and civic journalism project will produce and collect stories tied to physical locations throughout Atlanta.

Elain Helm NortonNorthwest Navy News
Elain Helm Norton

Northwest Navy News

News for the 140,000 active-duty Navy and Coast Guard members, reservists, base employees and retirees in the Puget Sound area.

Teresa PuenteLatina Voices
Teresa Puente

Latina Voices

Daily news and commentary by and for Latina women, covering such topics as immigration, health care, politics, education and culture.


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