Obed Manuel | Dallas Morning News

 ? Dallas, Texas Dallas, Texas Obed’s Work Follow Obed’s reporting here. Bio Prior to joining Report for America, Obed was an associate editor at Central Track in Dallas, where he was focused on city news/politics and social change movements. He previously worked as managing editor of Latina Lista, where he launched a weekly podcast and

Theodora Yu | Sacramento Bee

? Sacramento, California Hong Kong Theodora’s Work Follow Theodora’s reporting here. Bio Theodora Yu worked in a startup investigative organization in Hong Kong called FactWire News Agency, where she covered child abuse, a suspected arson attack in a wetland and other controversies. She earlier worked as a video assistant for the Associated Press in Hong

Kaitlin Washburn | The Sun-Gazette

 ? Exeter, California San Diego, California Kaitlin’s Work Follow Kaitlin’s reporting here. Bio Kaitlin has been a reporter and editor for the Columbia Missourian and a researcher for Investigative Reporters and Editors. She’s also interned for the Center for Responsive Politics, The Oregonian and The Morning Call. In 2018, Kaitlin was awarded the Keystone Press

Yadira Lopez | Malheur Enterprise

? Vale, Oregon Miami, Florida Yadira’s Work Follow Yadira’s reporting here. Bio Yadira is a former reporter for the Sarasota Herald-Tribune in Florida, where she covered education, politics and breaking news. During this time, she was an IRE CAR Bootcamp Diversity Fellow and a Poynter video journalism workshop scholarship recipient. She also worked as an

Texas News Hub / KERA

Location: El Paso, TX About the News Organization: NPR and Texas public radio stations collaborated to form the Texas News Hub. It’s the first step in a systemwide collaborative project to create a nationwide virtual public radio newsroom of 1,000-plus journalists. The collaboration includes two daily, hour-long statewide programs (Texas Standard and Think) and will soon include six

The Dallas Morning News

Location: Dallas, TX About the News Organization: The Dallas Morning News is Texas’ largest news organization. About the position: The Report for America corps member covers the growing communities of second-generation Hispanic immigrants in North Texas so their interests are represented in the Morning News’ journalism and in the area’s institutions.  

Report Local—Issue No. 4

Every month, our Report Local newsletter delivers a round-up of impactful journalism to your inbox. With stories from Report for America corps members plus examples of significant public service journalism from local news organizations across the country, Report Local showcases and celebrates the power and promise of local news. In Issue No. 4, we highlight a

Report Local—Issue No. 3

Every month, our Report Local newsletter delivers a round-up of impactful journalism to your inbox. With stories from Report for America corps members plus examples of significant public service journalism from local news organizations across the country, Report Local showcases and celebrates the power and promise of local news. In Issue No. 3, we highlight

The Malheur Enterprise

Location: Vale, Ore. About the News Organization: The Malheur Enterprise is a weekly newspaper with a vigorous online presence serving the most impoverished county in all of Oregon. Its small team works hard to provide smart, meaningful coverage for a county that is larger than nine states. More than 100 years old, the paper was

El Nuevo Herald

Location: Miami, Fla. About the News Organization: El Nuevo Herald is the second largest Spanish-language news outlet in the United States, covering local, national and international news for more than three decades, striving to be the most credible and dynamic source of news and information by producing journalism that makes a difference. El Nuevo Herald