Can Local Newspapers Collaborate with Blogs?
Posted: 12/7/2012  |  By: Amanda Hirsch | PBS MediaShift
J-Lab recently released the results of its Networked Journalism pilot project, a three-year initiative that "called for eight newspapers and one public radio station to network with local blogs," resulting in "nine different models of collaboration," J-Lab reports.

In a detailed report called Networked Journalism: What Works, J-Lab's executive director, Jan Schaffer, outlines the problem the project was designed to explore: