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Rotary group from Czech and Slovak republics visit YDR

On May 6, five members of a Rotary District 7390 group study exchange from the Czech and Slovak republics visited the York Daily Record/York Sunday News and MediaOnePa.

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On the other side of the interview

This Father’s Day, Kate Harmon played the role of story subject instead of writer. And while it gave her perspective in what people experience in Daily Record stories, she thinks she’d like to stay behind the notebook.

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Reporting from Boston: City recovers from terror, bombings and shoot outs

It wasn’t until Dorchester resident John Spadaccini started crying that I began to understand the reason I had to come to Boston.

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Journalism workshop at Central York High School

York Daily Record/Sunday News Business Editor Cathy Hirko and multi-platform journalists Lauren Boyer and Brittany Wilson visited Central York High School today to talk with journalism classes. As part of their presentation, Hirko, Boyer and Wilson staged a mock news … Continue reading

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NewsVroom visits Girl Scouts at the Dover library

Brittany Wilson, Lauren Boyer and Sarah Chain visited Dover Area Community Library Jan. 16, 2013, as part of The NewsVroom: A Year at the York County Libraries.

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Norman Schwarzkopf passed away, and York County didn’t have much to say

When former General Norman Schwarzkopf passed away on Dec. 27, it was suggested to me by my boss that I put out a post on the York Daily Record’s Facebook page to see if there were any local Gulf War … Continue reading

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Teen Takeover staff gets ready for new school year with picnic

The Teen Takeover staff gathered for its August picnic.

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Follow-up call leads to more news — good news

Sometimes fact-checking on stories leads to more stories. Lauren Boyer will be sharing with our print readers on Sunday a story about a local company, Military and Commercial Fasteners, celebrating 40 years working in York County. In a fact-check call … Continue reading

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How social media helped me get the story

Sometimes we miss things on first glance. Maybe we weren’t looking in the right place, or we weren’t using the right tools. Either way, sometimes it helps to step back and have someone else do a look-over. That’s precisely what … Continue reading

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Google Voice experiments at York Daily Record

I had fun experimenting with Google Voice recently. First, I had to figure out how to use it, which took me a little while because I couldn’t get over the fact that I could just pick a new phone number … Continue reading

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