Avalanche series ‘Perils in Powder’ starts today

The Chronicle began a 3-day series on avalanches this morning with [a hell of a story](http://www.bozemandailychronicle.com/news/article_d41a4aa8-499b-11e2-aff2-001a4bcf887a.html) by reporter Jason Bacaj, who interviewed a local man who survived being buried in an avalanche a couple years ago. It’s a suspenseful story that actually had me on the edge of my seat wondering just who would be… Continue reading Avalanche series ‘Perils in Powder’ starts today

Looking for data-driven journalism story ideas

There is a school of thought out there in journalism-land right now that says the future of journalism (and newspapers) lies in data. The rationale goes something like this: Our digital world produces mountains of raw data every year, far more data than any human being can possibly hope to make sense of. Much of… Continue reading Looking for data-driven journalism story ideas