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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?

Aug 30, 2014

@katesharmon yeah, and that guy trying "Yuengling"... it was like he was from another planet. I want to have a pint with him.

Aug 30, 2014

"Is it a lubrication?" Video: Irish natives (mostly unsuccessfully) attempt central Pa. words.…

Aug 29, 2014

Deep portrait by @HsawyerYDR of York's NE community, about to experience big change as Think Loud establishes itself.

Aug 29, 2014

Everyone loves looking at teacher salaries, and here are the 2012-13 numbers. But we give you context for them, too.

Aug 29, 2014

If you're into high school football, this is some pretty killer stuff previewing the season by @gametimepa_sc

Aug 27, 2014

well, be sure & let us know. RT @Independent: Scientists trying to find out whether universe is actually a hologram

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