Big Step Forward for State-Wide News Collaboration in California

Joanne Griffith, managing editor of the California newsroom

California Public Radio Stations and NPR recently hired Joanne Griffith to lead a statewide initiative to expand the coverage of California news and issues. Public Media Company assisted with the formation of this California-based journalism collaboration, helping partner stations conceive and formulate a sustainability plan for this initiative, which aims to create a more extensive ecosystem of local and regional news reporting within public media in California. The collaboration is led by KQED in San Francisco, and includes KPBS, CapRadio, KPCC/LAist and KCRW.

Read the press release at NPR…