Category Archives: natural disasters

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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1993 flood revisited in stories, images

The extreme flooding along the Mississippi and Missouri rivers in 1993 left an indelible impression that continues to affect the St. Louis region. Twenty years later, journalists who reported on the flooding remind us how deep that impression still cuts. … 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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