NBC Montana reporter inserted into chain of evidence

**Update:** Since originally publishing this post, another link has surfaced to [the full report](http://www.nbcmontana.com/news/Missing-Anaconda-woman-s-ID-found-in-Clark-Fork-River/-/14594602/19161704/-/106l8tvz/-/index.html), written by Maschmedt herself. Apparently the Will Wadley story was only a brief waiting for the full report. Indeed, the link to the Wadley verison now takes you to Maschmedt’s story. And what do we learn in the full story? Contrary… Continue reading NBC Montana reporter inserted into chain of evidence

News station sends press release saying it’s doing news

We got a press release today from the local NBC affiliate, KTVM, promoting an upcoming special report it will air next week on guns in America. The series will air at all five Bonten Media Group stations across the country and will cover topics ranging from the Second Amendment to mental health. Each of the… Continue reading News station sends press release saying it’s doing news

NBC Montana reporter becomes involved in her own story

Our reporter Whitney Bermes passed this link on to me this morning. I think it’s a good opportunity for us to talk for a few minutes about journalism ethics. [NBC Montana reporter helps locate missing rafter](http://www.nbcmontana.com/news/NBC-Montana-reporter-helps-locate-missing-rafter/-/14594602/15683184/-/hffn0n/-/index.html) Emily Adamson, a reporter at KECI in Missoula writes in a story that a rafter went missing after being… Continue reading NBC Montana reporter becomes involved in her own story