Leelanau Indivisible, League of Women Voters host virtual event featuring impact of local journalism


From staff reports

In the age of 24 hour news and hyped headlines, local journalism tackles stories that directly impact our day-to-day lives. Join Leelanau Indivisible and the League of Women Voters of Leelanau County on Saturday, April 8, at 10 a.m. for a virtual conversation via Zoom to learn how local media is relevant now more than ever.

Participants will include: David Zeman, Pulitzer Prize-winning editor from Bridge Michigan; Victoria Alfonseca, editor of GTB News; Jillian Manning, editor of the Northern Express; John Elchert, publisher of the Leelanau Enterprise; Mardi Link, a reporter for the Traverse City Record-Eagle, and Jacob Wheeler, editor of the Glen Arbor Sun. Ed Ronco, News Director at Interlochen Public Radio, will moderate the conversation.

Please click here to register.