Writing Newscasts for the New NPR Clocks

Nov 10, 2014

NPR Newscaster Korva Coleman goes over the new clocks and the time given to newscasts. For member stations there is less time for the local newscast, that means tighter writing to get all the news in. Korva shares her tips on writing tighter for smaller news windows.

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The Handouts

Here are the handouts so you can follow along

Mark Merrmott information

Dave Mattingly newscast script

Lakshmi Singh newscast script

Simple newscast script

Unemployment story information and script

NOLA arson story information and script

New tax app information and script

Kicker toy story information and script