Downard named reporter at new news outlet

Whitney Downard has joined the new News from the States outlet in Indiana as a reporter. Recently, she was a statehouse reporter for CNHI’s Indiana papers. CNHI provides local news, offering a wide range of print and digital products in 22 states. Previously, Downard reported for The Meridian Star and was a staff writer at […]

Retired journo Albarado to become EIC of new States Newsroom outlet

The States Newsroom has tapped retired journalist Sonny Albarado to take on the role of editor-in-chief of its new Arkansas outlet. Albarado served on the boards of the SPJ Foundation in Indiana, the Associated Press Media Editors and Society of Professional Journalists. He previously worked at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette as acting city editor and projects […]