Covering tragedy is part of the job for journalists, but it is never easy or enjoyable. Because of the two terrible tragedies involving Oregonians this week, I went searching for some examples and lessons learned by our colleagues.
Poynter Online –
Journalists and Tragedy: A Passion for Excellence and a Compassion for People.
Journalism and Tragedy by Bob Steele
ONA COnventon –
Lessons from Virginia Tech Coverage