States Newsroom launches Rhode Island Current, announces staff

The following excerpt was sent out from Editor and Publisher: States Newsroom, the nation’s leading network of state-based nonprofit news outlets, launched the Rhode Island Current to provide free, high-quality, non-partisan reporting on the important issues affecting the Ocean State. With the launch of the Rhode Island Current, States Newsroom now has outlets in 33 states with […]

Sullivan named regional executive editor of Providence Journal

The following excerpt was sent out: After spending years leading news sites just over the state border, Lynne Sullivan has been named regional executive editor of The Providence Journal and The Newport Daily News. Sullivan has been executive editor of The Herald News and Taunton Daily Gazette since 2013 and added The Enterprise of Brockton […]

Newport Daily News hires Dunning as a reporter

Savana Dunning has joined the editorial staff at the Newport Daily News as a reporter, primarily covering business and economic development as Newport County looks to recover from the pandemic. Dunning previously interned at Austin Monitor, Houston Chronicle, KUT Public Media, the Austin Chronicle and Austin Monthly Magazine. She also worked at the Daily Texan […]