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Kristine Bellino

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Jackson, Mississippi
Digital Executive Producer — WJTV-TV (Jackson, MS)

mom, @WJTV #NexstarMedia, @USAF vet, Tweets, photos my own; RTs not things w which I agree but instead find thought-provoking

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Biography

Mom, USAF Veteran, Journalist WJTV (Nexstar/Media General: Jackson, Mississippi); News Anchor, Digital Managing Editor, Bureau Chief WIBX (Townsquare Media: Utica, New York)

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@KrisBellino — 5,446 followers, 15,152 tweets

Aug 02, 2017

RT @GrandCanyonNPS: A good look at the canyon can be the perfect antidote for a busy Tuesday. Here's to tomorrow! -ms https://t.co/HaSSSHBCMX

Aug 01, 2017

RT @audubonsociety: The Dovekie, a keystone Arctic species, is changing its diet to survive warming oceans—at least in the short term.…

Aug 01, 2017

RT @bobperella: "Prejudice is a great time saver. You can form opinions without having to get the facts." - E. B. White https://t.co/Qzh4fAkwha

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What was your first job as a journalist?

My first official (i.e. paid) job as a journalist was with KBVO in Austin, Texas. I took a job as a receptionist to get my foot in the door.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

My first typewriter was an IBM Selectric (III, I think).

How is social media changing news?

The amount of information available increases the need for patience and fact-checking in news gathering. I hope that it is making us smarter.