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I'm Josh Bergeron, a hard-working journalist in North Carolina. From well-crafted feature stories to crime and politics, I’ve routinely produced award-winning reporting on a wide breadth of topics.

Most frequently, I write about local government, environmental issues and state or national politi...

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High water in a low land: Why we flooded-And why we might again, no matter what we do | Port Arth...

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A storm that brought a larger-than-expected snowfall total, covered roads, canceled classes, closed parks and halted garbage and recycling pickup on Tuesday.  http://www.state-journal.com/2018/01/16/snow-covers-roads-cancels-classes-in-franklin-county1/  https://t.co/seGv0HxWey
RT @AllaireMatt: CASE KEENUM TO STEFON DIGGS FOR THE WALK-OFF TOUCHDOWN TO BEAT THE SAINTS + TITANIC MUSIC #NOvsMIN https://t.co/fdTvHRS9DV
RT @DEFCONWSALERTS: NORAD on false Hawaii missile alert: "Possibly a hack or a very sick joke." If true, US officials seriously need… https://t.co/Rtv5njpSza
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What was your first job as a journalist?

News reporter at the Natchez Democrat.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I once pressed a single key on a typewriter. Does that count?

How is social media changing news?

It's sped up the deadlines reporters face and allowed reporters to more quickly disseminate information.