Category Archives: disaster relief

SPJ offers special screening of ‘Deadline in Disaster’

The St. Louis Pro chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists invites you to a special screening of “Deadline in Disaster,” a documentary about the role of reporters at The Joplin Globe shortly after a devastating tornado cut through the community … Continue reading

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Journalism workshop in St. Louis explores disaster coverage

In the wake of killer storms raking the Midwest, next week’s Rural Health Journalism Workshop has added a session on health reporting related to natural disasters. The workshop, a day-long, no-fee event highlighting tips and advice on covering health issues … Continue reading

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Fund formed to help newspaper tornado victims

To assist Missouri newspaper employees affected by Sunday’s Joplin tornado, the Missouri Press Association said Monday it has established a disaster fund through the Missouri Press Foundation. Reports say the homes of at least 25 Joplin Globe employees were heavily … Continue reading

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