What: Write at least three paragraphs for items 1-4. You may write more.
Double-space your text.
Incorporate a lead quote, if appropriate.
Use correct punctuation, grammar, spelling and style.
Length: Try to keep each lede to about 35 words
Top 5 interesting in local news
1. North Ogden play ground was opened for special need kids. KSL
2. Utah food bank hacked and released 10K donators personal info
3. Sister wives the TLC show of a polygamous family fights
News to You?
News to Who?
August 26, 2015
Definition of News
Newly received or noteworthy information,
especially about recent or important events.
The Two Categories of News:
Characteristics of News
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What We Will Study
Decision 2012: Mayoral Debate
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah Last Tuesday Oct. 16, 2012, the Salt Lake Mayoral debate
was held at University of Utahs Hinckley Institute of Politics. Local college students and
townspeople were in attendance as the dispute began with
Federal Communications Commissions Speech
On Medical Technology
WASHINGTON, D.C.Sept. 24, 2012, Julius Genachowski, Federal Communications
Chairman, thanked Information Technology and Innovative Foundation for influencing the leverage to
improve all resou
U.S. Voters Top Election Issue
According to the USA Today/Gallops poll, Oct. 25-26, Voters might agree with a candidates
response, but might not vote for them at election because they dont have enough knowledge of each
political partys stance on a particu
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah- University of Utah Hockey presented their first time ever 2012
U.S. Armed Forces appreciation evening on November 10th, 2012. The Steiner Aquatics Center
was full of excitement when the evening began with a special presence by Utahs
Beware of the Label Lead
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Utah legislators discussed making budget cuts
up to 7% (seven percent) for Utah U(not