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York, Pa.
Sunday Editor — York Daily Record
As seen in:  York Daily Record
Covers:  Local Politics, Narrative Writing, Long-Form Features, Investigative Reporting, General News, Local Government, Open Government, Open Records

Sunday editor @ydrcom. 2013 Ochberg Fellow. I tweet stuff I think you should know, or read; and things I find fascinating.

Scott Blanchard's Biography

I'm a veteran editor who believes in coaching reporters to do the best work of their careers. My track record includes leading high-impact investigative reporting, enterprise work, explanatory journalism and narrative writing. My goal is to help produce thoughtful, contextual journalism that doesn't scream at you, but rather invites you in and offers you something you might not have known.

I was a 2013 Ochberg Fellow at the ...

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Mimi Award -- honorable mention

2013 - Editing/leadership
Named in memory of Providence Journal editor Mimi Burkhardt, The Mimi Award, presented by the Ochberg Society for Trauma Journalism, recognizes editors who demonstrate the highest attention to ethics and compassion in telling the stories of victims.

What was your first job as a journalist?

Sports writer at the Harrisonburg (Va.) Daily News-Record.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes.
Sep 22, 2014

RT @FreedomofPress: PACER will restore access to millions of missing court records it took down. But these records should be free. washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-swit…

Sep 20, 2014

I created a live blog of reporters/news orgs at scene of #ericfrein manhunt. Know of others to add? Let me know. ydr.com/local/ci_26572…

Sep 19, 2014

Loving #Scotland even more today, not because of #indyref result, but for the triumph of civic engagement & civil argument. So well-done.

Sep 17, 2014

At Flight 93 Memorial, I keep thinking of all that has happened since that day, because of that day… instagram.com/p/tD0LWrR05g/

Sep 16, 2014

At PNC Park with my daughter & her friends. beautiful day, beautiful park. #baseball #pittsburghinstagram.com/p/tBh88ER059/

Sep 12, 2014

RT @DartCenter: Covering Spot News - tips from @ydrcom staff on gathering news of accidents, fires and disasters: bit.ly/1lYhY46

Sep 11, 2014

Pittsburgh, Philly news orgs join ACLU court motion asking Pa. for records about drugs used in lethal injections. poynter.org/latest-news/me…

Sep 11, 2014

You're gonna see these ads a lot, so, here are numbers behind dueling Wolf/Corbett TV ads about education spending. ydr.com/ci_26510620



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