Reporter/multimedia journalist for the @Yakima_Herald. Serious amateur photographer. @spjwod FOI chair. SPJ Lifer. Trekker/Whovian. RT/follow ≠ endorsement.

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Biography

Donald W. Meyers has been at a reporter at The Yakima Herald-Republic since January 2014. Prior to that he was a reporter at The Salt Lake Tribune, editorial page editor of the Daily Herald in Provo, Utah for more than eight years, as well as having been a reporter at daily and weekly newspapers ...

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@donaldwmeyers — 1,036 followers, 5,477 tweets

Nov 19, 2017

RT @UchtdorfDF: When we reach out to others, we can know with humble confidence that God acknowledges our service with approval and approbation.

Nov 18, 2017

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Nov 16, 2017

RT @mormonchannel: "God cares a lot more about who we are and about who we are becoming, than about who we once were." —Dale G. Renlund

Nov 15, 2017

Have you seen any garages converted to apartments in your neighborhood in Yakima? Send me a DM (my account's open) or email me at dmeyers@yakimaherald.com.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

My first full-time job as a journalist was as a reporter with The Register in Shrewsbury, N.J. I covered four communities in Monmouth County.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I started using a typewriter in fifth grade due to my poor penmanship. I took one typing class in eighth grade.

How is social media changing news?

On the one hand, it gives us a way to get news out faster. It also makes it easier to interact with the public.